University of Sheffield

University of Sheffield

Physics

The course offers the opportunity to carry out research at the leading edge of physics and astronomy. There are highly active research groups in a wide range of areas, from fundamental to applied.

Entry requirements

1st or 2.1 Honours degree, preferably in physics or an appropriate science subject.

Course modules

Research areas include: opto-electronic properties of semi-conductor low dimensional structures; electronic and photonic molecular materials; surface and interface physics of polymers; function and structure in organic thin films; theoretical condensed matter physics; magnto-optic studies of oxides and semiconductors; particle physics and particle astrophysics; astro-particle theory and cosmology; astrophysics.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time September 2016 - 3 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 - 6 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 - 2 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 - 4 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site Sheffield S10 2TN Yorkshire and the Humber

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Key information

Contact: 
Department of Physics and Astronomy
Telephone number: 
0114 22 23731