Physics with Astrophysics and Cosmology BSc (Hons)

King's College London, University of London

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UCAS CODE FF35
Our Physics with Astrophysics and Cosmology BSc course will give you an understanding of fundamental aspects of physics, astrophysics and cosmology covering areas such as special and general relativity, quantum mechanics, fields and waves, the physics of planets, stars, galaxies and the universe as a whole. Approximately one quarter of the course is astrophysics and cosmology related. You will carry out extensive astrophysics or cosmology-related project work in your third year to gain an ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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100th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
20th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
26th

Start date and duration

Start date
20-SEP-21
Full Time
3 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
Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Physics graduate salary at this uni
£26,000
UK Physics graduate salary
£28,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, August 2020

Entry requirements
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A level
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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
Mathematics
98%
Physics
97%
Chemistry
40%
Further Mathematics
37%
Biology
21%

Tuition fees

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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
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Student rating ( 4.0) 1,267 reviews

5 star 26%
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3 star 14%
2 star 1%
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Where you'll study

King's College London, University of London

Strand London
City Of Westminster
WC2R 2LS United Kingdom Nearest tube station: Temple  0.1 miles away Nearest train station: Charing Cross   0.2 miles away

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