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Physics with Theoretical Physics, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
University rank #99 (QS) Nottingham, United Kingdom
Physics with Theoretical Physics course at University of Nottingham focuses on the sophisticated theoretical techniques and applications of modern physics. You'll also study the core physics modules to give you a broad understanding of this exciting subject.
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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.

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:

  • Computing For Physical Science
  • Mathematics for Physics and Astronomy
  • Quantitative Physics
  • Frontiers in Physics
  • From Newton to Einstein
  • Wave Phenomena

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

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*

Tuition Fee

  • National

    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 Nottingham

  • 583 - 980 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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