Physics (Honours), B.Sc. | Sheffield Hallam University | Sheffield, United Kingdom
36 months
15860 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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Gain a broad education in physics centred around its commercial and real-world applications. This highly ranked Physics (Honours) course from Sheffield Hallam University is also accredited by the Institute of Physics.

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  • Study on a top-five ranked course for student satisfaction.
  • Learn in small, close-knit and supportive groups.
  • Work on real-world projects with industry partners throughout your course.
  • Feel motivated by a course with one of the highest success rates for students acquiring placements.

On this Physics (Honours) course from Sheffield Hallam University , you’ll immerse yourself in how the universe works. You’ll study a range of classical and modern physics, developing the mathematical and analytical tools to solve the problems you encounter. The skills you develop studying physics are some of the most versatile of any degree subject.

Future careers

Physics prepares you for a very wide range of careers. The training in mathematics is widely sought after in both manufacturing and business and the research and problem-solving aspects of the degree support careers in further academia or research and development. 

This course prepares you for a career in

  • aerospace
  • education
  • energy
  • electronics
  • nanotechnology
  • instrumentation
  • physics research
  • space exploration
  • banking
  • finance
  • law

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Atomic And Nuclear Physics
  • Electronics
  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Mathematics For Physicists
  • The Professional And Practical Physicist 
  • Vibrations, Waves And Optics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS admission requirements IELTS
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360 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

UCAS points

  • 112-120

This must include at least 64 UCAS points from  Physics and Mathematics A levels (with a minimum grade C in both). For example:

  • BBC at A Level with the grade C in Mathematics or Physics
  • A combination of qualifications, which must include 64 points from A level Mathematics and Physics (with a minimum grade C in both) and may include AS Levels, EPQ, general studies and BTEC National Qualifications

If you don’t meet these criteria you may be qualified for our BSC Physics with Foundation Year course.


  • English Language at grade C or 4
  • Maths at grade C or 4
  • Science at grade C or 4

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15860 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15860 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Sheffield

555 - 977 GBP /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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