University of Glasgow

Degree level: Undergraduate

Chemical Physics

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Course summary

MSci CHEMICAL PHYSICS:- Chemical physics is concerned with electrons, nuclei, atoms and molecules in all states of matter, and how they interact with their environment. This degree programme covers the area in which chemistry and physics overlap. You will learn how to understand the laws of physics so that you can apply the latest technologies to control molecules and make new materials.

Course details


How to apply

Application deadlines

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

15 January

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Application codes

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Course codeF322
Institution code G28
Campus nameGilmorehill (Main) Campus
Campus code-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
A level AAB - BBB Additional requirements: A-level Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics.
Scottish Higher AAAAA - BBBB Additional requirements: Higher Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics.
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme 36 - 32 points 36 (6, 6, 5 HL) – 32 (6, 5, 5 HL) Additional requirements: HL Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics.

SQA Higher Entry Requirements BBBB at S5 will be considered. Typically S6 entrants will have AAAAA at Higher. B at Advanced Higher is equivalent to A at Higher. Additional requirements: Higher Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £37000 Whole course
Northern Ireland £37000 Whole course
Wales £37000 Whole course
Channel Islands £37000 Whole course
EU £9100 Whole course
Scotland £9100 Whole course
International £94590 Whole course

Additional fee information

◾The University of Glasgow offer students from England, Northern Ireland and Wales one free year of tuition fees, meaning that these students only pay for 4 years of this 5 year degree programme◾Support for students from England Northern Ireland and Wales - We offer a range of bursaries, scholarships to well qualified students from England, Wales and Northern Ireland, please visit www.gla.ac.uk/scholarships/englandwalesandnorthernireland/ for more details ◾The Students Award Agency for Scotland (SAAS) pays tuition fees to the University for eligible Scottish domiciled and EU students (except those in England, Wales or Northern Ireland). Check your eligibility for SAAS funding at www.saas.gov.uk You must apply for payment of your fees to SAAS before the start of each year of your programme of study.If you do not apply for SAAS funding or SAAS determine that you are ineligible then you will become personally liable for your fees.◾Additional International fees -The following additional fees are applicable: Examinations-only students pay the registration fee of £110 The General Council fee is £50. For more information relating to International Fees please visit: www.gla.ac.uk/international/ ◾The University of Glasgow offers a range of scholarships to support our students, please visit www.gla.ac.uk/scholarships/ for more details.
Chemical Physics at University of Glasgow - UCAS