Alfred Ford School of Management Featured Masters Courses
Imperial College London Featured Masters Courses
Queen Mary University of London Featured Masters Courses
Full time & Part time September MSc 1 year full time, 2 years part time

About the course

This course is for you if you’re interested in exploring the fields of atomic, molecular and optical physics as well as experimental particle physics.

How will I study?

You’ll learn through lectures, workshops and personal supervision. Your time is split equally between the project and modules. Your project culminates in a dissertation (with a contribution from a research talk).

The modules are assessed by problem sets, with either open-notes tests or unseen examinations. You’ll attend research seminars and contribute to your group’s discussions of the latest journal papers.

You can choose to study this course full time or part time.

Your time is split between taught modules and a research project. The project can take the form of a placement in industry, but usually our faculty supervises

Read more about this course


Entry Requirements

A lower second-class (2.2) undergraduate honours degree or above in a physics-based subject (including mathematics and engineering degrees with significant modern physics content including quantum mechanics, electrodynamics and nuclear physics). Those requesting experimental projects must have laboratory experience, and evidence must be supplied, usually in the form of a reference, of competence in the laboratory. If you are a non-EEA or Swiss national we must receive your application by 1 August because you will need to obtain clearance by the UK Government Academic Technology Approval Scheme (ATAS) for this degree.


Course Content


Enquire About This Course

Recipient: University of Sussex

* required field

Please correct the errors indicated below to send your enquiry

The information you submit to this university will only be used by them to deal with your enquiry. For more information on how we use your data, please read our privacy statement


Your enquiry has been emailed successfully



Search Suggestions

Search Suggestions

Based on your current searches we recommend the following search filters.

Course Suggestions

Course Suggestions

Based on our current search criteria we thought you might be interested in these.

MDP in Physical and Chemical Sciences: Theoretical Physics
University of Turku

Physics MSc
Nottingham Trent University

Physics MSc
King’s College London