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Physics with Astrophysics BSc (Hons)

University of Glasgow

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Course info

UCAS CODE F3F5
In this degree programme the study of physics is particularly focused on astrophysical phenomena: from stars and planets to galaxies and cosmology.Astrophysics provides a natural laboratory in which to explore the laws of physics, and in certain astrophysical objects: such as pulsars, quasars and black holes; to test those laws under extreme conditions. Astronomy lectures are complemented by our observatory, planetarium and telescope facilities.WHY STUDY PHYSICS WITH ASTROPHYSICS?This degree ... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
43rd / 95
CUG ranking
23rd
CUG subject ranking
13th

Start date and duration

Start date
18-SEP-23
Full Time
4 Years

Astronomy

Drop-out rate

Employment rate

Physics

Average salary

Physics graduate salary at this uni
£24,000
UK Physics graduate salary
£22,000

Modules

Entry requirements

Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
A level
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Previous study

Physics

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Mathematics
100%
Physics
99%
Chemistry
44%
Further Mathematics
19%
Biology
16%

Tuition fees

For students from

Students from Domestic
Students from Other UK
£6,938 per year
Students from England Students from England
£1,820 per year
Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
£6,938 per year
Students from Wales Students from Wales
£6,938 per year
Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
£6,938 per year
Students from Channel Islands
£27,930 per year
Students from EU EU Students
£27,930 per year
International Students

Latest Astrophysics reviews

Astrophysics
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Student Reviewer
21 Jan 20

Physics with Astrophysics MSci (Hons)

It has been very welcoming for what was a scary experience and I have really enjoyed it so far. Being part of a few...
SR
Student Reviewer
08 Nov 19

Physics with Astrophysics BSc (Hons)

I love my uni. I really feel at home here and feel the uni is benefitting me in my learning. Also Glasgow is REALLY...

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How Astrophysics students rated:

Student rating ( 4.5) 19 reviews

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4 star 37%
3 star 5%
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How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.3) 3,303 reviews

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University of Glasgow
CUG ranking
23rd
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.3)
Students at the University of Glasgow benefit from living in Scotland’s largest city and one of the most vibrant and fun places in the UK. From its culture, music and arts scenes to its lively and varied nightlife, Glasgow is an amazing place to be a student. It’s also friendly and has a relatively low cost of living, in comparison to many other UK cities. The uni has students enrolled from more than 140 countries worldwide, leading to a diverse student body who can choose from undergraduate degrees in subject areas like the arts, medical sciences, social sciences and engineering. Teaching is spread over three campuses in and around the city, all of which have their own facilities. A degree from the University of Glasgow is well-respected and among the uni’s notable alumni are seven Nobel Prize winners and a Prime Minister.

Where you'll study

University of Glasgow

University Of Glasgow University Avenue Glasgow
Glasgow, City Of
G12 8QQ United Kingdom Nearest train station: Exhibition Centre   0.4 miles away

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