Physics with Particle Physics MPhys

Course Overview - Physics with Particle Physics MPhys

This course is a great opportunity for students who want to become a physics researcher and play a part in answering some of the biggest questions in the universe. You can learn from scientists who helped detect the Higgs boson and gravitational waves, and who are leading innovative neutrino experiments and searches for dark matter. You’ll learn how particles are detected and study key theories such as relativity. In your final year, youll join a team of researchers who have been part of some of the most important recent discoveries in science.

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4 Years

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Year 1

Entry Requirements

A level


including Maths and Physics + pass in the practical element of any science A Levels taken

UCAS Tariff

Scottish Higher

Access to HE Diploma


Award of Access to HE Diploma in Science, with 45 credits at Level 3, including 39 at Distinction (all in Maths/Physics units), and 6 at Merit

International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme


with 6 in Higher Level Maths and Physics

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)

Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)


including Maths and Physics

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)

Scottish Advanced Higher


in Maths and Physics + AAABB in Scottish Highers

Welsh Baccalaureate - Advanced Skills Challenge Certificate (first teaching September 2015)


+ AA in Maths and Physics at A Level

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International £29,110

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