Chemical Physics MChemPhys

Course Overview - Chemical Physics MChemPhys

Chemical physics is an interdisciplinary subject that lies at the apex of two major fields of physical science.

Its range and compass are broad. From the fundamental physics of individual atoms and molecules to soft and hard condensed matter physics. From dealing with a spectrum of matter from the molecules of life to the latest technological materials.

A chemical physicist in the 21st century is equipped with the tools to make significant contributions to a sustainable, secure and healthy future for the coming generations, through the development of:


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5 Years

Start Date



Central area campus

Course Address
George Square

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Points of Entry

Year 1, Year 2

Entry Requirements

UCAS Tariff

Scottish Higher


AAAB by end of S5 or AAAA by end of S6. BBB must be achieved in one year of S4-S6. Required subjects: Highers: Mathematics at A and Physics and Chemistry at B. Higher Applications of Mathematics is not accepted in place of Higher Mathematics. Advanced Higher Mathematics and Chemistry are recommended. National 5s: English at C.

International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme



37 points with 666 at HL - 32 points with 555 at HL. Required subjects: HL: Chemistry, Mathematics (Analysis and approaches only) and Physics at 5. SL: English at 5.

A level



Required subjects: A Levels: Chemistry, Mathematics, and Physics at B. GCSEs: English at C or 4.

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Scotland £1,820
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