Physics MPhil

University of Portsmouth

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If youre interested in taking your existing expertise and qualifications in Physics into a postgraduate research degree, Portsmouth is the perfect place to realise your ambitions.Physicists observe natural phenomena – the way matter and energy interact – and create laws to explain them. They explore physical matter on every scale, from stars to sub-atomic particles, and energy in all its forms, such as light, motion and gravity.When you join us to study for a postgraduate research degree, youll ... READ MORE

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WUSCA student ranking
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45th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
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61st
CompUniGuide subject ranking
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Source: Complete University Guide 2021
42nd

Start date and duration

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

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A good honours degree or equivalent in a relevant subject or a master's degree in an appropriate subject. Exceptionally, equivalent professional experience and/or qualifications will be considered. All applicants are subject to interview.

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£4,407 per year
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£4,407 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
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 e same fee is applicable for Channel Island students..

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£17,600 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..

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Latest Physics (General) reviews

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21 Feb 20

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Really good, honestly. Halls last year were good, my flat this year is better but that's just because there are less...
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03 Dec 19

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How Physics (General) students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 7 reviews

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Student rating ( 4.1) 1,446 reviews

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University of Portsmouth
CompUniGuide ranking
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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