Sign up to our newsletter today
We've been helping students find the right postgraduate course for over a decade.
The course is run jointly by the Mathematical Institute and the Department of Physics. It provides a high-level, internationally competitive training in mathematical and theoretical physics, right up to the level of modern research. It covers the following main areas:
The course concentrates on the main areas of modern mathematical and theoretical physics: elementary-particle theory, including string theory, condensed matter theory (both quantum and soft matter), theoretical astrophysics, plasma physics and the physics of continuous media (including fluid dynamics and related
Read more about this course
Applicants are normally expected to be predicted or have achieved a first-class or strong upper second-class undergraduate degree with honours (or equivalent international qualifications), as a minimum, in mathematics, physics, or a related discipline at the time this course starts.
For applicants with a degree from the USA, the minimum GPA sought is 3.6 out of 4.0.
If you hold non-UK qualifications and wish to check how your qualifications match these requirements, you can contact UK NARIC.
Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide appropriate evidence of proficiency in English.
Based on your current searches we recommend the following search filters.
Based on our current search criteria we thought you might be interested in these.