The School of Physics has a world-class reputation for research excellence, with a vibrant and diverse community of postgraduate students. We offer a range of PhD and taught Masters programmes at the cutting edge of research.
This interdisciplinary MSc programme will provide you with the skills, knowledge and expertise to become practitioners in nanoscience, whether in industry or academia. The programme provides innovative and novel training, and will support you in the next phase of your career.
Gain a solid grounding in the Science and Engineering principles underpinning the global nuclear industry. Throughout the programme you will benefit from an innovative connection, via the South West Nuclear Hub, to the University of Bristol’s nationally-leading industrial research.
Main research areas: dynamical systems and statistical mechanics, mathematical physics, fluid dynamics, materials science and scientific computing.
4 years full-time, with some funded studentships
A structured year of training in the foundational skills necessary for research before moving to an academic department in the faculties of Science, Engineering or Medical Sciences for a PhD project.
Bristol Centre for Functional Nanomaterials
Training across a broad range of disciplines in the field of hard condensed matter physics, encompassing experiment, theory, fundamental studies and device applications.
Condensed Matter Physics Centre
Combining theoretical understanding with the practical application of quantum physics and mathematics with engineering makes this a truly successful approach to training.
Quantum Engineering Centre
Language training, visa information and research & teaching partnerships
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