A full-time Masters by Research (MSc) allows you to undertake a one year research degree. It contains little or no formal taught component. This type of study gives you the chance to explore a research...Read more
Physics and Astrophysics Research Degrees MSc by Thesis
About our programmes
Physics offers a range of postgraduate study options at MSc by Thesis and PhD level, both full and part-time.
Our research broadly covers the following areas:
Lasers and their...Read more
Our Physics MSc is highly flexible, giving you the opportunity to structure your course to meet your individual career aspirations.
The course gives you the opportunity to broaden and deepen...Read more
The MSc by Research is a one-year programme which allows you to pursue your research interests.
Unlike a conventional taught Masters course, you work full-time on your own research project. ...Read more
Quantum information and nanotechnology promise to revolutionise the modern world. This course is designed to teach you the concepts behind the next generation of technology, and the lab skills that will...Read more
Research into fusion is entering an exciting new era with several large facilities aiming to achieve the crucial milestone of net energy gain.
To create sustained fusion reactions, fusion fuel must be...Read more
The theories of general relativity and quantum mechanics can explain some of biggest scientific discoveries of the century, from gravitational waves to the Higgs boson, and have brought us ever closer...Read more
Advanced Electrical Machines, Power Electronics and Drives MSc(Eng)
This course is accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET).
The deployment of power electronic converters and electrical machines continues to grow at a rapid...Read more
Set yourself up for a career in the fast-growing field of modern optoelectronics and photonics engineering. If youre already working in the industry, this course will update your knowledge and skills...Read more
All our MSc courses are accredited by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers and meet, in part, the academic requirements for Chartered Engineer status. Our MSc graduates who also...Read more
Particle physics has been at the centre of some of the 21st centurys biggest scientific discoveries. Youll study in a department that has worked on the discovery of the Higgs boson and the detection of...Read more