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Theoretical Physics and Applied Mathematics (Hons)

48 months
24600 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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Theoretical Physics and Applied Mathematics (Hons) from University of Birmingham  draws on the expertise of Birmingham physicists and mathematicians engaged in cutting-edge research.


Theoretical Physics and Applied Mathematics (Hons) from University of Birmingham will enable you to gain strong theoretical skills from experts in this field, during your modules and your final-year project too. You will become a member of one of our research groups and tackle a real open ended research problem for your project.


  • Scientific researcher
  • Medical physicist
  • Energy consultant
  • Defence analyst
  • Meteorologist
  • Statistician
  • Financial services analyst
  • Business consultant

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Communication Skills and Data Analysis
  • Quantum Mechanics and Optics and Waves
  • Special Relativity and Probability and Random Processes
  • Electromagnetism and Temperature and Matter 
  • Chaos and Nonlinear Systems 
  • Mechanics 
  • Vectors, Geometry & Linear Algebra
  • Sequences and Series 
  • Real Analysis

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

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480 alternative credits


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Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Number of A levels required: 3
  • Typical offer: A*A*A 
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma 7,7,6 at Higher Level, including Mathematics and Physics, with a minimum of 32 points overall. 7 must be in Mathematics and Physics.
  • BTEC: Only considered when combined with other Mathematics and Physics qualifications.
  • Other qualifications are considered

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24600 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24600 GBP per year during 48 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Birmingham

765 - 1134 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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