Astrophysics BSc (Hons)

Queen Mary University of London

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Course info

UCAS CODE F526
Astrophysics applies physics and mathematics to understanding astronomical objects such as planets, stars and galaxies, and to the universe as a whole.Understanding the origin and evolution of the universe is one of the most exciting and challenging problems in modern science.In this programme you’ll use practical and theoretical approaches to explore the evolution and properties of astrophysical systems. You’ll apply the methods used by astronomers to determine the composition and distance of ... READ MORE

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WUSCA student ranking
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89th / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
35th
CUG subject ranking
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Source: Complete University Guide 2023
36th

Start date and duration

Start date
18-SEP-23
Full Time
3 Years

Astronomy

Drop-out rate
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Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 75 = 25% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

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Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, September 2022

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A level
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Queen Mary University of London
CUG ranking
35th
Student rating
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( 3.9)
Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) has a long and illustrious history dating back to 1785, with the establishment of the London Hospital Medical College - England’s first medical school. The university is a member of the University of London and is also a member of the prestigious Russell Group. Queen Mary is often ranked as one of the top 10 universities in the UK and the top 10% of universities in the world. It is renowned for its world-leading research, ranking 5th in the UK for the percentage of 3* and 4* research outputs (REF 2014). Nine former Queen Mary staff and students have won Nobel prizes. Queen Mary is also one of the most diverse of all the Russell Group universities.

Where you'll study

Queen Mary University of London

Mile End Road London
Tower Hamlets
E1 4NS United Kingdom Nearest tube station: Mile End  0.2 miles away Nearest train station: Limehouse  0.4 miles away

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