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Physics, Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
University rank #601 (ARWU) Luxembourg, Luxembourg
The Physics programme at University of Luxembourg allows students to gain knowledge about the main areas of physics. It familiarizes them with the necessary mathematical tools and allows for specialisation via a wide range of elective courses.
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The student may also register in the German-French-Luxembourgish Bachelor in Physics organised by the Universities of Luxembourg, Lorraine and Saarland. This trinational study programme, having the aim to combine a highly integrated scientific training to cultural and linguistic values, leads to diplomas at multiple seals.

Strengths of the Physics programme at University of Luxembourg

  • Combination of lectures and current research
  • Broad range of elective courses (computer science, didactics, astronomy, geophysics...)
  • Studies abroad in semester 3, 4, or 5 are possible
  • The 6th semester is dedicated entirely to the Bachelor project

Study and Career Opportunities

  • Master of Sciences in Physics (MPHY) at the University of Luxembourg
  • Master in physics or other natural sciences within any other world-class university or school

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Credits
    180 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
    • Partially taught in French
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Experimental physics 1a and 1b: Newtonian mechanics, oscillations and waves, Thermodynamics 
  • Linear algebra for applications
  • Physics
  • Mathematical Methods of Physics 
  • Linear Algebra
  • Introduction to programming for physics and engineering

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

  • The Luxembourg "Diplôme de fin d'études secondaires" or a foreign equivalent recognised by the Ministry of National Education

Tuition Fee

  • International

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per semester and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per semester and a duration of 36 months.
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Registration fees: 

  • 400 €/semester (1 & 2)
  • 200 €/semester (3 à 6)

Living costs for Luxembourg

  • 1212 - 2070 EUR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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