Physics and Astronomy (with a foundation year) BSc (Hons)

University of Sussex

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UCAS CODE FF35
**About the course**Interested in physics or astrophysics but don’t meet the entry requirements for a three-year degree? A Foundation Year can help you get on to the course you want. In the Department of Physics and Astronomy, we have over 20 years’ experience running this Foundation Year, teaching students from a variety of backgrounds. After passing your Foundation Year you can continue studying for any BSc degree in Physics or Astrophysics or – depending on your performance – any MPhys ... READ MORE

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122nd / 131
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40th
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35th

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20-SEP-21
Full Time
4 Years

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Latest Physics (General) reviews

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26 Feb 17

Physics (with an industrial placement year) MPhys

A physics degree is hard. It's stressful. There will be times when your mates go out and you just can't because you...

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University of Sussex
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The University of Sussex is a word-leading leading research (REF 2014) intensive university located near the bustling seaside town of Brighton. There are more than 500 undergraduate and postgraduate courses to choose from at the University of Sussex. They provide a rounded approach to university life and encourage students to explore and develop outside of their studies as well. Students can read about some of the inspiring things that their Sussex students have achieved including campaigning for equality and becoming a world champion powerlifter.

Where you'll study

University of Sussex

Sussex House Undergraduate Admissions Falmer Brighton
Brighton & Hove
BN1 9RH United Kingdom Nearest train station: Moulsecoomb  1.1 miles away

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