Postgraduate research opportunities

Postgraduate research

Postgraduate research

99% of our Physics research has been evaluated as ‘world-leading’ or ‘internationally excellent’ in the latest Research Excellence Framework [2021].

About our postgraduate research

We offer the following research study options: PhD, MPhil, MSc(Res).

Our research areas include:

  • Astronomy and astrophysics
  • Experimental and theoretical particle physics
  • Extreme light
  • Gravitational research
  • Imaging concepts
  • Materials and condensed matter physics
  • Nuclear and hadron physics
  • Optics
  • Quantum theory.

You may want to identify and contact a potential supervisor to discuss your research proposal before you apply.