University of Portsmouth

University of Portsmouth

Cosmology and Gravitation

This research institute is devoted to the investigation of cosmology, galaxy evolution and gravitation. We have nearly 50 staff, post-doctoral fellows and students working on subjects from inflation in the early universe to understanding the stellar populations in galaxies.

Entry requirements

A good Honours degree or equivalent in a relevant subject or a Master's degree in an appropriate subject. Exceptionally, equivalent professional experience and/or qualifications will be considered. English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 6.5 with no component score below 6.0.

Course modules

Research areas include: Early universe and particle cosmology; structure formation in the universe; galaxy evolution.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 10,500 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Part-time October 2016 - 6 years
PhD Full-time February 2017 GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Full-time February 2017 GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time February 2017 GBP 10,500 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time February 2017 GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time February 2017 GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Part-time February 2017 - 6 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site Portsmouth PO1 2UP South East

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Key information

Contact: 
Student Recruitment Centre - Faculty of Technology
Telephone number: 
023 9284 2993