University of York

University of York

Physics

Research in the Department of Physics, at the University of York, spans a wide range of exciting fields in fundamental, cross-disciplinary and applied physics. A student will be working on their own research project, with the support of other postgraduate students, postdoctoral researchers and staff in their research group and participate in seminars and outreach activities. The department's major research groups are: Condensed matter physics (nanomaterials; photonics; quantum theory and applications; new characterisation methods); nuclear physics (nuclear structure; nuclear astrophysics; applications and detector developments); plasma physics and fusion (magnetic confinement fusion; laser plasmas and fusion; low temperature plasmas); biological physical sciences institute (imaging and quantitation; biomolecular interactions; biological modelling).

Course modules

Sponsorship information

A range of scholarships and studentships are available at postgraduate level. Some scholarships are funded by the University (such as the York Master's Opportunity Scholarship) and some are funded by Research Councils, alumni, businesses and charities. Please check with the provider for details.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (EU) 3 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 19,720 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Full-time April 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time April 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time April 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Full-time April 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (EU) 3 years
PhD Full-time April 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time April 2017 GBP 19,720 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time July 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time July 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Full-time July 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (EU) 3 years
PhD Full-time July 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time July 2017 GBP 19,720 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time July 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 19,720 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time January 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MPhil Full-time April 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MPhil Full-time April 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MPhil Full-time April 2017 GBP 19,720 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MPhil Full-time April 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time April 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time April 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MPhil Full-time July 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MPhil Full-time July 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MPhil Full-time July 2017 GBP 19,720 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MPhil Full-time July 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time July 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time July 2017 GBP 4,228 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of York York YO10 5DD Yorkshire and the Humber

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Administrator
Telephone number: 
01904 322241