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Join this one-year course which provides an in-depth study of mathematical physics. You will focus on taught modules to take your knowledge and understanding in this area to an advanced level.
Core modules will cover topics such as black holes, modern cosmology and quantum field theory. Time will be spent studying advanced concepts in gravity - this is a particular research-strength here at Nottingham.
Teaching is provided by expert researchers from both the Schools of Physics and Astronomy and Mathematical Sciences. You will learn through a combination of lectures, problem classes and your own independent study.
You will complete a research project in the area of gravity, particles and fields. This can be based on a theoretical investigation, a review of research literature or a
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2:1 (or international equivalent) in physics, mathematical physics or mathematics. Previous knowledge of mechanics, quantum mechanics, special relativity and methods of mathematical physics (all as taught typically at BSc level 2) is required.
English language requirements: IELTS 6.0 (no less than 5.5 in any element).
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