University of Kent

University of Kent

Physics

The School offers a two-year Master's degree in Physics in partnership with the South East Physics Network (SEPnet) which comprises the universities of Kent, Portsmouth, Queen Mary London, Royal Holloway London, Southampton, Surrey and Sussex. The programme involves both a taught and research component. In the first year, you will follow a taught Master's course, which includes specialised research, and in the second year you will undertake an advanced research project with the option to change locations to a SEPnet partner university or research institution. This may include Cern, Switzerland, the UK's Rutherford Appleton Laboratory, ISIS, Diamond or NPL. The School of Physical Sciences at Kent offers EuroMasters research strands in Atomic and Condensed Matter and Astrophysics.

Entry requirements

A 1st, 2.1 or good 2.2 Honours degree (or equivalent) in Physics, Chemistry or a cogent discipline is normally required.

Assessment methods

An interim report, dissertation and presentations.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,950 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,030 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,950 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,950 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,950 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Canterbury Campus Canterbury CT2 7NZ South East

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