Astrophysics (MSc)

University of St Andrews

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The MSc in Astrophysics allows students to gain experience in the core areas of astrophysics to develop the necessary research skills to carry out astrophysical research.Course informationThe MSc in Astrophysics is a one-year taught programme run by the School of Physics and Astronomy. The programme is intended to provide an entry route to astrophysics research and potentially PhD programmes for students who have taken an undergraduate BSc degree in Physics, Mathematics or an equivalent cognate ... READ MORE

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25th / 131
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3rd
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2nd

Start date and duration

Start date
06-SEP-21
Full Time
1 year

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£9,900 per year
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Latest Astrophysics reviews

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Ross
12 Feb 20

Astrophysics BSc (Hons)

St Andrews is a great uni both for learning and for student experience. A vibrant town with a great...
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Jennifer
12 Feb 20

Astrophysics BSc (Hons)

The people are great, the institution is very good and is a place where hard work pays...

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Where you'll study

University of St Andrews

College Gate St Andrews
KY16 9AJ United Kingdom Nearest train station: Leuchars  2.7 miles away

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