University of Liverpool

University of Liverpool

Radiometrics (Instrumentation and Modelling)

This programme covers basic radiation principles, the use of detection systems and associated instrumentation applications, and modelling. There�s a strong focus on practicals and laboratory-based techniques. You will be able to carry out a project, often in industry, making you even more employable in sectors such as nuclear power, medicine, environmental protection, oil and mining, and health and safety.

Entry requirements

Applicants require a degree in a physical science or a closely related subject. Relevant industrial experience can be an alternative, subject to references. All applicants must have reached a minimum required standard of English language, qualifications accepted include GCSE English; A-level English language; IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each component); TOEFL iBT 88 or above with minimum scores in components as follows: listening and writing 21, reading 22, speaking 23.

Course modules

The programme consists of a number of one-week modules which you can select to best meet your needs. These modules are organised into four groups: Foundation; Basic; Applied; Project and Dissertation. You must complete your chosen modules and one major project to a value of 180 credits.

Sponsorship information

EPSRC grants for full-time students; possible industrial sponsorship.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 6,000 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 17,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months
MSc Part-time - 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Centre Campus Liverpool L3 5PS North West

Key information

PG Recruitment
Telephone number: 
0151 794 5927