School of Physics visit days

If you receive an offer from us, you will be invited via email to one of our School of Physics visit days. During your visit you will have the opportunity to delve into student life here at the School of Physics, and learn more about us.

Visiting us

Please take a look at the schedule (PDF, 184kB) for our upcoming visit days. These will give you an introduction to some of the things we think you'll love about Physics at Bristol - our friendly students, our brilliant teaching staff and our excellent facilities.

Visits are on Wednesdays -

  • 3rd December 2014
  • 10th December 2014
  • 28th January 2015
  • 4th February 2015
  • 11th February 2015
  • 18th February 2015
  • 25th February 2015
  • 4th March 2015.

Physics and Philosophy

If you have an offer for MSci or BSc Physics and Philosophy you will be invited to visit the School of Physics on 25th February 2015. Whilst your afternoon will start and finish at the same time as those on other dates, you will be participating in specially tailored activities. The Physics and Philosophy visit day schedule will be posted here in 2015.

Interview invitation

If you have applied for our BSc Physics with a Preliminary Year of Study programme or you have taken an alternative route into higher education, you may be invited for an interview on 4th March 2015. Your visit day schedule will be different and will start at an earlier time. Your schedule will be shown here in 2015.

If you have any questions about the School of Physics visit days, please email Abi Stickland.

General visits

If you are visiting at other times you can download the self-guided walking tour app or mp3 to help you find your way around the university precinct.

Please note that although it is sometimes possible to show individual prospective students around the school, such visits must be arranged in advance, giving as much notice as possible. Please email Abi Stickland for more information.

To find out about Chemical Physics visit days please go to School of Chemistry visit days.

For joint honours Mathematics and Physics please go to School of Mathematics visit days.

Link to Undergraduate admissions statement 2015.

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