Through our Physics & Philosophy with a Year Abroad BSc you will investigate the fascinating connections between these two subjects, and augment your learning experience with a year at one of our partner institutions around the world. As well as enabling you to gain experience of a different culture and ways of teaching and thinking, this will give you an added advantage when looking for careers post-graduation. Key benefits
- Award winning: six former staff and students in the Physics department have won Nobel Prizes.
- You’ll have access to our newly refurbished laboratory facilities, located in the heart of London.
- Research lies at the heart of our department, so you’ll be taught by internationally renowned scientists.
- The Philosophy Department is ranked 4th in the UK and 6th in Europe (QS World Rankings by Subject 2018).
- Study the skies using King’s own rooftop observatory and telescope.
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How to apply
You can no longer submit a new application for courses starting in 2023.
If you already have a 2023 application and are in Clearing, you can add this course as a Clearing choice – contact the university or college first to check they have places.
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
- Year 2
Required subjects: Physics and Mathematics
English language requirements
|IELTS (Academic)||6.5 overall with a minimum of 6.0 in each skill|
|PTE Academic||62 overall with a minimum of 59 in each skill|
|TOEFL (iBT)||92 overall with 23 in writing and 20 in the other skills|
|Cambridge English Advanced||176 overall with a minimum of 169 in each skill|
|Cambridge English Proficiency||176 overall with a minimum of 169 in each skill|
|Trinity ISE||Level III (ISEIII) with pass in each skill|
|Institution's Own Test||Pass the King's Pre-Sessional English Language Programme with Band 6.5|
We also accept a number of English language tests taken as part of school-level qualifications. For more details, please see our website. Please note that the course requirements are under Band D.
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Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250||Year 1|