Physics

University of Dundee

Degree level: Undergraduate
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Course summary

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If you think that physics can be about much more than the Higgs Boson and the Large Hadron Collider then the University of Dundee is the place for you. Our focus is on the applications of physics in a wide range of cross disciplinary areas. Our staff carry out research in biophysics, in medicine, advanced materials and photonics. They help understand how extra-solar planets form, and help build optical diagnostic devices for CERN. We have a diverse, up-to-date curriculum that offers you all the skills needed to allow you to excel in industry or to progress to postgraduate courses for further study.

Course details


How to apply

You can no longer submit a new application for courses starting in 2019.

If you already have a 2019 application and are in Clearing, you can add this course as a Clearing choice in Track – contact the university or college first to check they have places.

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course codeF300
Institution code D65
Campus nameMain Site
Campus code-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
A level BCC - BBB including mathematics and physics or an engineering subject
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) DDM A relevant BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma
Scottish Higher BBBB - AABB including mathematics and physics or an engineering subject
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme 30 points Higher Level grades 5, 5, 5 to include mathematics and physics or an engineering subject

Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course

https://www.dundee.ac.uk/study/ug/physics/?c=physics#info-entry-requirements


English language requirements


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
EU £1820 Year 1
Scotland £1820 Year 1
International £19950 Year 1

Additional fee information

Tuition fees for Rest of UK/Channel Islands students in 2018/19 for this course are £9,250 per year for three years of a four year Honours degree. This means you will only pay a maximum of £27,750. Tuition fees for International students are per year of study.
Physics at University of Dundee - UCAS