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Physics masters degrees

Our physics masters degrees give you the opportunity to specialise in areas related to our internationally recognised research groups.

We also give you the opportunity to develop both physics and business management skills simultaneously.

The physics education that you’ll gain will make you perfectly placed for a career in a senior role in industry, or to progress to PhD level study.

Our physics masters programmes

MSc Physics

MSc Physics and Business Management

Research-based courses

Teaching across our masters courses is supported by our active research teams. 

This means that the physics education you receive is the very latest knowledge available, which is great for your future career plans.

We’re proud to say that were ranked 4th in the UK for research impact in the latest Research Excellence Framework.

Prepare yourself for a successful career

Once you’ve graduated, you’ll be well placed to enter a senior role in industry.

You might start a career with a small high-tech company looking to develop new markets or a large corporate organisation looking to manage growth.

Careers in physics exist in sectors such as aerospace, consumer electronics, energy and power, healthcare, IT and telecommunications. 

You might also choose to progress to PhD level study.