Physics, Astrophysics and Cosmology BSc (Hons)

University of Portsmouth

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Course info

UCAS CODE F301
**Overview**95% of the universe exists in a form we still dont understand. Explore stars, galaxies, black holes and gravitational waves – joining an international community looking for answers.On this Physics, Astrophysics and Cosmology degree course, you’ll deepen your understanding of the fundamental laws of physics, and apply this knowledge to the structure and behaviour of some of the largest and smallest elements of existence.Youll be taught by and study alongside researchers from the ... READ MORE

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Full time | Main Site | 3 Years | 18-SEP-23

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2022 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
49th / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
69th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
42nd

Start date and duration

Start date
18-SEP-23
Full Time
3 Years

Astronomy

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 85 = 15% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Physics

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Physics graduate salary at this uni
£24,000
UK Physics graduate salary
£25,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, November 2022

Entry requirements
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Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Physics

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Physics
97%
Mathematics
86%
Chemistry
30%
Further Mathematics
11%
Computing
8%

Tuition fees

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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
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£9,250 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£19,200 per year
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International Fees
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Latest Astrophysics reviews

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vishal
20 Mar 22

Physics, Astrophysics and Cosmology BSc (Hons)

Student complaints about the quality of teaching in some modules isn't taken seriously and it is brushed under the rug....
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Christian
15 Feb 22

Physics, Astrophysics and Cosmology BSc (Hons)

Nice area and well looked after and well...

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University of Portsmouth
CUG ranking
69th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.1)
Based in the heart of the UK's only island city, the University of Portsmouth is committed to giving every student a life-changing experience. Outstanding teaching and wide-ranging support make for a lively community where students develop skills and confidence for a rewarding life. Portsmouth’s commitment to students’ future careers is impressive. The latest statistics show 95% of graduates in work or further study. The University achieved a top 10 ranking for Career Prospects in the WhatUni Student Choice Awards 2022. Portsmouth offers a wide range of degrees across areas of business and law, creative and cultural industries, humanities and social sciences, science and technology. All courses reflect the university’s commitment to students’ future careers.

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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