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Physics with Acoustics MPhys

University of Salford

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( 3.9) 1404 reviews


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UCAS CODE F385
**Harmful sound can impact on our wellbeing, but technological and scientific advances are helping us to manage noise in our environments. Discover how to create a better sounding world with a degree in Physics with Acoustics at Salford.**Salford is a leading UK centre for acoustics and it has pioneered audio research for over 50 years. Our discoveries have shaped products that companies make and sell worldwide, and established UK and international noise regulations and standards. By studying ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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94th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
80th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
45th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-21
Full Time
4 Years

Physics

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

Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Physics graduate salary at this uni
£22,000
UK Physics graduate salary
£25,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, June 2020

Entry requirements
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Previous study
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Source: HESA, 2018

Physics

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Physics
97%
Mathematics
94%
Chemistry
38%
Biology
14%
Further Mathematics
8%

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Latest Physics (General) reviews

Physics (General)
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Thomas
08 Oct 18

Physics BSc (Hons)

Good location, lots to...
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07 Oct 16

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How Physics (General) students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 10 reviews

5 star 30%
4 star 60%
3 star 10%
2 star 0%
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How all students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 1,404 reviews

5 star 26%
4 star 49%
3 star 20%
2 star 3%
1 star 2%
University of Salford
CompUniGuide ranking
80th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 3.9)
Based minutes from Manchester, the University of Salford is at the heart of 21st century creativity and learning. The university is made up of four schools: the School of Arts and Media; the School of Science, Engineering and the Environment; the School of Health and Society; and Salford Business School. A focus on practical learning and links with industry sets the University of Salford apart from other institutions. Many of its courses are designed and taught by industry practitioners. In addition, work placements, live briefs and internships are available to many of the students who study there. The university’s campus is spread across three sites: Peel Park, MediaCityUK and Frederick Road.

Where you'll study

University of Salford

The Crescent Salford
Manchester
M5 4WT United Kingdom Nearest train station: Salford Crescent  0.2 miles away

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