Close icon

Personalise what you see on this page.

Choose from the options below. We'll show you information based on your current location as default.

I'M FROM

  • United States
Please select so we can show the most relevant content.

LIVING IN

  • United States
Please select so we can show the most relevant content.

LOOKING FOR

  • Undergraduate courses
Please select so we can show the most relevant content.
Viewing as a student from United States living in United States interested in Undergraduate courses

Course options

  • Qualification

    MRes - Master of Research

  • Location

    University Park Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    OCT-21, DEC-21, FEB-22, APR-22, JUL-22

  • Duration

    1 year

Course summary

Research overview

Join a passionate research team who are working on a range of experimental and theoretical areas of physics and astronomy. Our excellence in research is shown by our top 3 ranking in the Research Excellence Framework 2014 for physics. Explore our groups below to see what we can offer.

Research groups: Astronomy; Condensed Matter Theory; Experimental Condensed Matter and Nanoscience; Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Spectroscopy; Particle Theory; Ultracold Atoms.

Graduate destinations

Many of our research students continue with an academic career. This may start with a postdoctoral research role. Others move into research within a company.

Outside of research, physics graduates can work in finance, energy, technology or science journalism to name a few.

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 25,000per year

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

University information

University of Nottingham

  • University League Table

    24th

  • Campus address

    University of Nottingham, University Park, Nottingham, Nottingham, NG7 2RD, England

The university offers a range of scholarships specifically for international applicants studying at any level.
A large number of courses at the university include a placement or work experience element, ensuring that students receive first-hand professional experience.
In September every year, the university runs a free welcome programme for new international students from outside the EU joining the University of Nottingham.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    19th out of 50 6

  • Entry standards

    / Max 240
    165 73%

    20th

    1
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    84.0 84%

    29th

    17
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.09 82%

    30th

    8

Is this page useful?

Yes No

Sorry about that...

HOW CAN WE IMPROVE IT?

SUBMIT

Thanks for your feedback!