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Applied Physics (Hons), B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
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Overview

The Applied Physics (Hons) course from St Mary's University, Twickenham, London focuses on the engineering aspect of physics, meaning that greater emphasis is given to the real life applications of what you are taught.

The course is based on active, problem-based. learning. You will learn about a range of topics that are considered important to future technology and - more importantly - humanity. The degree aims to equip you with all the skills needed to be highly employable.

Careers

  • Environmental physics
  • Biophysics and medical physics 
  • Space physics
  • Telecommunications
  • Nanodevices 
  • 3D manufacturing

Graduates in Physics have rewarding and successful careers because physics methods and insights are widely applicable. Physicists are widely sought in almost every scientific field and beyond, such as:

  • Transport
  • TV
  • Music
  • Sport
  • Videogames
  • Education
  • Patent attorney
  • Finance

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Credits
    360 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Electricity and Magnetism Electronics 
  • Environmental Physics and Nanotechnology 
  • Heat and Thermodynamics Matter and Materials 
  • Particles, Waves and Quanta 
  • Atomic and Nuclear Physics 
  • Biomechanics and Medical Physics 
  • Electromagnetism Electronics, Metrology and Standards 
  • Solid State Physics

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    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

  • UCAS points 104–96 
  • A levels BCC–CCC (Including Physics grade C minimum, or equivalent) 
  • BTEC Extended Diploma DMM–MMM

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for London

  • 1137 - 2160 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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