University of Leicester

University of Leicester

Physics and Astronomy

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Honours degree in relevant subject; exceptionally, other appropriate qualifications and or significant relevant experience considered.

Course modules

Research interests include: space and ionospheric physics; theoretical astrophysics; X-ray astronomy; solid- and liquid-state physics; quantum molecular theory; theoretical solid-state and surface physics; nuclear electronics; space plasma physics; earth observation science.

Sponsorship information

Research Councils (PPARC, EPSRC, NERC).

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (EU) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 17,465 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (England) 6 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 6 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (Scotland) 6 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (Wales) 6 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (EU) 3 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 17,465 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (England) 6 years
PhD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 6 years
PhD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (Scotland) 6 years
PhD Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (Wales) 6 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 17,465 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (England) 4 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 4 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (Scotland) 4 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (Wales) 4 years
MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 17,465 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,052 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MPhil Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (England) 4 years
MPhil Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 4 years
MPhil Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (Scotland) 4 years
MPhil Part-time January 2017 GBP 2,026 per Year 1 (Wales) 4 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Leicester Leicester LE1 7RH East Midlands

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