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Course options

  • Qualification

    MSc - Master of Science

  • Location

    Clifton Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP

  • Duration

    1 year

Course summary

Course Summary

Develop a rounded education across the breadth of physics with an in-depth research project, supported by expert academics. This exciting and innovative course will train you, as a physicist, to help improve society now and in the future. Building on your passion for physics and your strong undergraduate qualification, the course offers a range of specialisms from across the spectrum of physics, and the opportunity to develop excellent communication and transferrable skills. You will study various theoretical topics through lectures, seminars and group work activities; and in practical/experimental classes you will have hands-on access to the cutting-edge facilities available within the department. During the summer you will be based in one of our internationally recognised research laboratories where you will undertake a significant research project. You will acquire skills in independent and group working, critical thinking, project planning and professional and public communication, making you highly employable in commercial scientific industries, further academic research, computing, consultancy or teaching.

Careers and employability

Industry will value the skills you have acquired including team-work, expertise in communication, hands-on experience and technical know-how. The course provides great foundations for a career across a range of industries and roles such as business analysts, physicists, management and financial traders. In addition, the course is a good basis to study towards PhD research.

Tuition fees

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£ 14,500per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

Nottingham Trent University

  • University League Table

    46th

  • Campus address

    Nottingham Trent University, 50 Shakespeare Street, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG1 4FQ, England

NTU’s four campuses give students modern learning facilities in a great environment.
International students will feel at home at NTU. With students and staff from over 150 nations, cultural diversity is a core part of its community.
NTU is focused on students’ future, with specific employability support and work experience opportunities on every course.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    43rd out of 49 3

  • Entry standards

    / Max 240
    108 47%

    46th

    1
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    75 75%

    36th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.39 88%

    5th

    2

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