Cosmology and Gravitation MPhil

University of Portsmouth

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If youre ready to take your knowledge and interest in Cosmology and Astrophysics into a postgraduate research degree, theres no better place than Portsmouth.The Universitys Institute of Cosmology and Gravitation (ICG) – one of the leading cosmology and astrophysics centres in the UK. Were active participants in a wide range of international collaborations, including the Dark Energy Survey (DES), the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO), the Dark Energy Spectroscopic ... READ MORE

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45th / 131
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61st
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42nd

Start date and duration

Start date
OCT-21, FE...
OCT-21, FEB-22
Full Time
2 years

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£4,407 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.

More info: Tuition fees are subject to annual increase. This is the 2020/21 UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) maximum studentship fee; this fee will increase to the 2021/22 UKRI maximum studentship fee when UKRI announces this rate in Spring 2021. The same fee is applicable for Channel Island students..

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£17,600 per year
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More info: Tuition fees are subject to annual increase. This is the 2020/21 UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) maximum studentship fee; this fee will increase to the 2021/22 UKRI maximum studentship fee when UKRI announces this rate in Spring 2021..

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University of Portsmouth
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61st
Student rating
Over 4,000 postgraduate students call the University of Portsmouth campus home. An ideal choice for postgraduate students, the university has great research credentials, excelling in areas such as astrophysics, forensics and sports science. 89% of its research in physics, and 90% of its research in allied health professions was rated as either ‘World Leading’ or ‘Internationally Excellent’ by the Research Excellence Framework in 2014. The University of Portsmouth also holds a Gold award from the Teaching Excellence Framework 2017, making them one of only four universities in the south east to receive this award.

Where you'll study

University of Portsmouth

University House Winston Churchill Avenue Portsmouth
PO1 2UP United Kingdom Nearest train station: Portsmouth & Southsea  0.1 miles away

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