A Masters degree can really help you to stand out in today’s competitive job market. If you choose a course related to your desired career you’ll develop specialist knowledge which will set you apart from the rest of your peers and help you on your career path.
We have an established reputation for delivering high-quality research and teaching. Over 90% of our research activity was rated as ‘world-leading’ or ‘internationally excellent’ by the Research Excellence Framework 2014 and we placed fourth nationally for research impact.
An active research environment enables us to offer you a range of exciting degree courses taught by experts who are leaders in their fields. You’ll be directly engaged in research through substantial individual and team-based project work when you may benefit from accessing our specialist facilities.
Our Industrial Advisory Committee helps ensure our courses are up-to-date with the modern practices and techniques that will enable you to succeed in industry.
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. Physicists find employment in a variety of sectors such as aerospace, consumer electronics, energy and power, healthcare, IT and telecommunications.