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Mathematics and Physics MSci (Hons)

University of Bristol

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Course options

  • Qualification

    Master of Science (with Honours) - Msci (Hon)

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP-21

  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

If you love the challenge of thinking through a maths question and the satisfaction of having solved a difficult problem, but also appreciate the applications of mathematics in areas of physics and want access to the exciting and specialised subjects offered by the School of Physics, then this four-year, joint honours course can offer you both.Your mathematics study will focus on the areas of applied mathematics that are most linked to physics, such as the mathematical modelling of physical problems, quantum mechanics and random matrix theory. You will also cover a range of topics in physics, such as special relativity, electromagnetism and superconductors.In the first and second years of this course the units are fixed so as to provide a balanced exploration of mathematics and physics and the connection between them.In your third and fourth years you will have freedom to select from a wide variety of relevant units to focus your studies on what interests you most. The four-year degree allows you to access specialised units reflecting the exciting research base at Bristol.In your fourth year you will complete a physics project in one of our cutting-edge research areas.mology.

Application deadline

15 January 2020

Tuition fees

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£ 24,000per year

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Entry requirements

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A level : AAB - A*AA

Standard offer: A*AA including A* in Mathematics and A in Physics.Contextual offer: AAB including AA in Mathematics and Physics.. Please visit: http://www.bristol.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/entry-requirements-qualifications/contextual-offers/ for more information about contextual offers.

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University information

University of Bristol

  • University League Table

    14th

  • Campus address

    University of Bristol, Senate House, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol, Bristol, BS8 1TH, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    17th out of 72 5

    15th out of 49 2

  • Entry standards

    / Max 236
    187 79%

    11th

  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    75 75%

    43rd

    1
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.02 80%

    50th

    22
  • Entry standards

    / Max 240
    177 77%

    14th

    1
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    84 84%

    12th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.02 80%

    36th

    4

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