Optional modules on topics ranging from nanoscience to astronomy allow you to focus on a specialist area that interests you. There is flexibility to transfer between most physics degrees after the first year. Practical study will be replaced by more in-depth mathematical study.
You'll be taught all the key mathematical, computational and theoretical skills to help with your future career. Our students go on to work in industries such as engineering, aerospace, IT, and finance.
Physics is a fundamental subject that serves as a foundation for most areas of science and engineering. Studying this Physics with Theoretical Physics course at University of Nottingham subject will develop your expertise in theoretical physics. You will be taught all the key mathematical, computational and theoretical skills to help with your future career.
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You need the following IELTS score:
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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.
International entry requirements
IB score 38 (6 in maths, plus 6 in physics and 6 in a third subject all at Higher Level)IELTS 6.5 (no less than 6.0 in any element)High school qualifications Check our country-specific information for guidance on qualifications from your countryA level offer A*AA including both maths and physics with at least one of these subjects achieving an A*
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