University of Manchester

University of Manchester

Soft Matter and Liquid Crystals

This course covers research activity in a broad range of physics topics funded by the Research Councils including EPSRC, STFC, BBSRC, the EU and industry. All the research groups offer well-equipped laboratories and computing facilities and are involved in a wide range of collaborative projects with industry and other academic departments in the UK and overseas.

Entry requirements

A minimum of a 2.1 Honours degree or international equivalent is required. Or a 1st degree with an additional Master's degree or international equivalent.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time - 42 months
MSc (Res) Full-time - 12 months

Campus details

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Key information

School of Physics and Astronomy
Telephone number: 
0161 306 3673