Physics, Astrophysics and Cosmology MPhys (Hons)

University of Portsmouth

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UCAS CODE F300
OverviewDespite advances in physics, astrophysics and cosmology, we still have a limited grasp of the universe. With 95% of it existing in a form we still don’t understand, there’s plenty left for you to discover.Join an international community looking for answers in this field on this MPhys (Hons) Physics, Astrophysics and Cosmology integrated Masters degree course.You’ll develop your understanding of the fundamental laws of physics and apply what you learn to the structure and behaviour of ... READ MORE

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Full time | Main Site | 4 Years | 19-SEP-22

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45th / 131
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61st
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42nd

Start date and duration

Start date
19-SEP-22
Full Time
4 Years

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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%

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Latest Cosmology reviews

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Shengbo
26 May 21

Cosmology and Gravitation PhD

Very knowledgeable and understanding supervisors, and plenty of academic support from within the department. The...
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George
27 Feb 20

Physics, Astrophysics and Cosmology MPhys (Hons)

My uni experience has been good, the atmosphere at Portsmouth is chilled but productive, the course has been well run...

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How Cosmology students rated:

Student rating ( 3.4) 7 reviews

5 star 29%
4 star 43%
3 star 0%
2 star 0%
1 star 28%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.1) 1,579 reviews

5 star 32%
4 star 51%
3 star 14%
2 star 2%
1 star 1%
University of Portsmouth
CompUniGuide ranking
61st
Student rating
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( 4.1)
The University of Portsmouth is in the heart of the UK’s only island city. Taking inspiration from the city’s rich heritage as a trading and naval port, the University is dedicated to helping you get ready for your exciting life journey. Portsmouth’s commitment to the student experience has seen it achieve Gold in the UK Government’s Teaching Excellence Framework. Its record for graduate employment, and for boosting graduate’s salaries, is impressive. Portsmouth offers a wide range of degrees across areas of science, technology, humanities, creative and cultural industries, business and law. All courses reflect the University’s commitment to your future career. There are many opportunities for work experience, placements and volunteering, plus an expert Careers and Employability Service. Strong student support is a major feature of Portsmouth.

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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