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The MPhys Physics with Philosophy provides students with the opportunity to develop a large skill set in advanced fundamental and applied physics while equipping students a philosophical understanding of the world we live in and the place we occupy within it.
The School of Mathematics and Physics is dedicated to achieving excellence in research and aims to provide a friendly, approachable culture for students to join.
Students have the opportunity to learn from, and work alongside, our team of academics who can support and encourage them to apply imagination, creativity and rigour to the solution of real-world problems. Individual and group projects during the course are designed to develop valuable transferable skills.
For the most up to date module information, please visit the course page for this programme on our website. Some programmes provide you with the opportunity to focus your study in a particular area through optional modules. Timetabling arrangements may limit the availability of some optional modules to some students. As the options often reflect staff research interests, they may alter over time due to staff availability.
The way students will be assessed on this course will vary for each module. It could include coursework, such as a dissertation or essay, written and practical exams, portfolio development, group work or presentations to name some examples. Throughout this degree, students may receive tuition from professors, senior lecturers, lecturers, researchers, practitioners, visiting experts or technicians, and they may be supported in their learning by other students.
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.
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!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||Lincoln (Main Site)|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
- Year 2
|UCAS Tariff||128 points||To include 40 UCAS Tariff points from A Level Mathematics and Physics or equivalent qualification.|
|A level||ABB||To include grade B from A Level Mathematics and Physics.|
|Access to HE Diploma||45 Level 3 credits with a minimum of 120 UCAS Tariff points, including 40 points from 15 credits in Maths and 15 credits in Physics|
128 UCAS Tariff points to include a minimum of 40 points from Advanced Highers in Maths and Physics.
A combination of Highers and Advanced Highers accepted.
|GCSE/National 4/National 5||
Applicants will also need at least three GCSEs at grade 4 (C) or above, which must include English, Maths and Sciemce. Equivalent Level 2 qualifications may also be considered.
EU and International students whose first language is not English will require English Language IELTS 6.0 with no less than 5.5 in each element, or equivalent http://www.lincoln.ac.uk/englishrequirements
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||32 points||To include Higher Level grade 5 in Mathematics and Physics.|
The University accepts a wide range of qualifications as the basis for entry and will consider applicants who have a mix of qualifications.
We also consider applicants with extensive and relevant work experience and will give special individual consideration to those who do not meet the standard entry qualifications.
For applicants who do not meet our standard entry requirements, our Science Foundation Year can provide an alternative route of entry onto our full degree programmes:
If you would like further information about entry requirements, or would like to discuss whether the qualifications you are currently studying are acceptable, please contact the Admissions team on 01522 886097, or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Fees and funding
|Channel Islands||£9,250||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£9,250||Year 1|
Additional fee information
Clearing contact details
Publicised Clearing Contact
Clearing line opening times: Monday to Friday - 9am until 4pm
Course contact detailsVisit our course page