PhD Physics

Aberystwyth University

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Physics at Aberystwyth has an established reputation in leading-edge research and has fully-funded PhD studentships (such as EPSRC, STFC and AberDoc) available in all research areas. Our Department has a robotic telescope, state-of-the-art laboratories, supercomputing and 3D visualisation facilities for research projects, and makes extensive use of national and international research facilities. Lists of typical Materials Physics and Solar System Physics PhD projects are available.OverviewWhy ... READ MORE

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WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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2nd / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
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58th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
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Source: Complete University Guide 2021
41st

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3 years

Tuition fees

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More info: The fee for 2019/20 is £4,327. There might be slight increase in fee for 2020/21..

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More info: The fee for 2019/20 is £15,850. There might be slight increase in fee for 2020/21..

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Latest Physics (General) reviews

Physics (General)
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Amy
21 Jan 20

Physics BSc (Hons)

It has been a great experience. Made lots of friends through socities and my course. Aber is definitely a uni worth...
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David
12 Nov 19

Physics BSc (Hons)

Really good and enjoyed it a lot there are loads of great societies and the nights out are really good and quite...

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How Physics (General) students rated:

Student rating ( 4.4) 61 reviews

5 star 53%
4 star 38%
3 star 7%
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How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.4) 2,476 reviews

5 star 59%
4 star 32%
3 star 7%
2 star 1%
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Where you'll study

Aberystwyth University

Penglais Aberystwyth United Kingdom
SY23 3FL United Kingdom Nearest train station: Aberystwyth  1.1 miles away

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