Astrophysics PhD

University of Edinburgh

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Research profileBased at the historic Royal Observatory Edinburgh, the Institute for Astronomy (IfA) is one of the world’s leading centres in astronomical research.We share our picturesque base on Blackford Hill with the UK Astronomy Technology Centre (ATC) – the UK’s leading astronomical instrument maker – so as a postgraduate student you will be joining a vibrant community of specialists.The scope of our research is as wide as the cosmos we explore. Thanks to our affiliation with the UK ATC ... READ MORE

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75th / 131
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15th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
17th

Start date and duration

Start date
01-MAY-21,...
01-MAY-21, 01-JUN-21, 01-JUL-21, 01-AUG-21, 01-SEP-21, 13-SEP-21, 01-OCT-21, 01-NOV-21, 01-DEC-21, 10-JAN-22, 01-FEB-22, 01-MAR-22, 01-APR-22, 01-MAY-22, 01-JUN-22, 01-JUL-22
Full Time
3 years

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30 Nov 16

Astrophysics MPhys

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Where you'll study

University of Edinburgh

Student Recruitment and Admissions 33 Buccleuch Place EDINBURGH
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EH8 9JS United Kingdom Nearest train station: Edinburgh Waverley  0.4 miles away

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