Physics of Materials MSc

Loughborough University

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Course info

We have a long history of internationally recognised research in the study and development of new materials. Our MSc Physics of Materials is a research-focused comprehensive programme that allows you to work with these expert researchers and gives you the advanced theoretical and mathematical skills of a professional physicist.The ability to create new materials that are stronger, lighter, or perform better, is the key to advancements across all areas of science, technology and engineering. Our ... READ MORE

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WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
1st / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
6th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
32nd

Start date and duration

Start date
OCT-21
Full Time
1 year

Tuition fees

For students from

£11,400 per year
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More info: These fees are for new full-time students commencing the first year of a master's programme of 180 credits in the specified year only. Part-time students, or those taking a postgraduate certificate or a postgraduate diploma, should divide the published fee by 180 credits and then multiply by the number of credits they are taking to calculate their tuition fees. Fees are reviewed annually and are likely to increase to take into account inflationary pressures..

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£25,450 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: These fees are for new full-time students commencing the first year of a master's programme of 180 credits in the specified year only. Part-time students, or those taking a postgraduate certificate or a postgraduate diploma, should divide the published fee by 180 credits and then multiply by the number of credits they are taking to calculate their tuition fees. Fees are reviewed annually and are likely to increase to take into account inflationary pressures..

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Latest Physics (General) reviews

Physics (General)
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Jordan
14 Feb 20

Physics (with placement year) MPhys

Has been amazing, this uni was not my original first choice and came around later when I was looking at where to go, I...
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Dan
23 Jan 20

Physics BSc (Hons)

It’s been good and I like...

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How Physics (General) students rated:

Student rating ( 4.8) 17 reviews

5 star 77%
4 star 23%
3 star 0%
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How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.6) 2,002 reviews

5 star 65%
4 star 30%
3 star 5%
2 star 0%
1 star 0%
CompUniGuide ranking
6th
Student rating
Loughborough University is in the top 10 of every UK league table, has an award-winning student experience and was voted University of the Year in the Whatuni Student Choice Awards 2018. Our research has impact. We are a top 10 research-led university in England (REF 2014) and we have been awarded seven prestigious Queen’s Anniversary Prizes in recognition of our world-class excellence in areas of service and benefit to the UK – only Oxford has more. In 2019, Loughborough University was nominated in a total of nine WhatUni Student Choice Awards, winning the Accommodation award and ranking top 3 in five other categories. It also won the prestigious University of the Year Whatuni Student Choice Award in 2018. Loughborough University’s achievements spread far and wide and they have cemented their place in the UK top ten.

Where you'll study

Loughborough University

Loughborough
Leicestershire
LE11 3TU United Kingdom Nearest train station: Loughborough  1.1 miles away

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