Full time & Part time September MSc One year FT, two years PT
Mathematics (25) Physics (29)

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Unleash your potential with the Theoretical Physics MSc at King's College London. Dive deep into foundational and advanced topics like general relativity, quantum field theory, string theory, and supersymmetry. This research-led programme offers a comprehensive exploration of modern theoretical physics, guided by internationally renowned experts. Tailor your degree with a variety of optional modules covering areas such as Black Holes, Cosmology, and Quantum Mechanics. The course structure allows for full or part-time study, culminating in a research project and dissertation. Benefit from top-notch tutorial support, interactive teaching, and access to cutting-edge research facilities in the heart of London. Graduates pursue diverse paths, from PhD studies at prestigious universities to thriving careers in industries like finance, technology, and education. Join us if you hold a 2:1 honours degree in Physics, Maths, or a related field – your journey to becoming a theoretical physics expert starts here.

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The Theoretical Physics MSc is an intensive, research-led course in which you will examine foundational topics in theoretical and mathematical physics such as general relativity and quantum field theory, before exploring advanced topics such as string theory, supersymmetry and the AdS/CFT correspondence. You will be exposed to a wide range of research techniques and have the opportunity to conduct and write up your own

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Entry Requirements

Bachelors degree with 2:1 honours in Physics or Maths. Alternatively, a 2:1 in a degree subject related to Maths will be considered on a case by case basis.


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