Postgraduate Research Degrees in Physics, Astrophysics, and Mathematics MSc(Res)

University of Central Lancashire

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The Jeremiah Horrocks Institute for Mathematics, Physics, and Astronomy conducts cutting-edge research in many fields. We typically have a few PhD studentships available each year that cover tuition and provide stipends for successful candidates. The deadline for consideration for these is around the end of January but we welcome applications from suitable candidates all year around. Projects will be allocated depending on funding levels available and the preferences of those students ranked ... READ MORE

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113th / 131
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70th
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48th

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University of Central Lancashire
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Student rating
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The University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) is a leading, modern university based in the centre of Preston. Offering innovative, world-leading research and real-world practicality to inspire students, the university provides a high-quality experience in modern surroundings. UCLan received a silver award in the Teaching Excellence Framework, and offers over 200 taught and research postgraduate courses across a range of subjects. There’s a community of 20,000 students from over 120 countries, including 5,000 postgraduate students and 700 research students. As well as the main campus in Preston, the university has additional sites in Burnley, Cumbria and Cyprus. UCLan’s impressive state-of-the-art facilities include a 24-hour library with over 700 computers, and a sports centre complete with a fitness suite and sports halls.

Where you'll study

University of Central Lancashire

Preston Campus Preston
Lancashire
PR1 2HE United Kingdom Nearest train station: Preston   0.2 miles away

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