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Physics (with a foundation year) BSc (Hons)

University of Leicester

Key Information

Course duration: 4 Years

Mode of study: Full time

Qualification: Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

Subject Ranking

Ranked 40th for Business & Management Studies (View subject table)

  • Entry Standards
    Entry Standards

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    130
  • Graduate Prospects
    Graduate Prospects

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    76.0 / 100.0
  • Student Satisfaction
    Student Satisfaction

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    4.04 / 5.00

Ranked 31st for Physics & Astronomy (View subject table)

  • Entry Standards
    Entry Standards

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    142
  • Graduate Prospects
    Graduate Prospects

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    74.0 / 100.0
  • Student Satisfaction
    Student Satisfaction

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    4.39 / 5.00

Applying

UCAS Course Code: F399

15 January

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Entry Requirements

Qualification Detailed advice
GCE A-level: BBB AS-level Mathematics or Physics must have been taken. If not, must have at least grade A/7 in GCSE Mathematics or Physics.

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Fees

Home students: £9,250 per year
EU students: £9,250 per year

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The Course

Summary

This is for you if... you want to study physics, but don’t have the traditional entry requirements.Our integrated Science, Technology and Engineering (STEM) Foundation Year degrees are aimed at students who wish to study a STEM subject, such as physics, but don’t have the traditional entry requirements. •By completing the STEM Foundation Year you will automatically progress onto the first year of your chosen degree. •You will be taught by our expert academic staff from across a number of departments. •The course does not require a maths test for entry, but it will cover the A-level maths syllabus and understanding of this will be measured before you progress. •The course strongly emphasises the development of essential professional and personal skills, which are necessary throughout your studies and beyond. •During your foundation year you will join our student community and be able to enjoy all aspects of the University of Leicester student experience. You will be able to join the Students’ Union, use our academic and leisure facilities, live in our accommodation and access all our support services. •You will have a personal tutor to support you.

Start Dates

  • 23 September 2019 at Main Site

University of Leicester

University League Table Ranking: 34th

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Postal Address

Physics and Astronomy
University of Leicester
University Road
Leicester
LE1 7RH
ENGLAND

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