The Applied Physics degree at Dundee is intended for those with a strong interest in the application of physics knowledge and techniques in the real world, to solve problems and develop new procedures, materials and devices for tomorrow’s technology. The department is internationally renowned for its research in applied physics topics, including Materials Science, Laser Applications, Biophysics and Photonics. This means you are able to carry out your honours project supervised by a leading academic. Physics at Dundee maintains a close academic relationship between staff and students, so you can get to see your Lecturer or Advisor at short notice and receive expert advice. Our Physics Society has over 100 members, runs regular events and organises a European trip each year to a notable Physics landmark.
Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)
This course has limited vacancies, and is no longer accepting applications from some students. See the list below for where you normally live, to check if you’re eligible to apply.
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||Main Site|
This means the year in which you would like to start the course.
‘Year 1’ means you will start in the first year.
‘Year 0’ means you will enter onto a foundation year.
You may be able to start some courses in the second or third years, if you meet certain criteria. You will need to discuss this with the university or college directly.
The following entry points are available for this course:
|A level||B C C - B B B||Including A-Level 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|
|Scottish Higher||A A B B - B B B B||Including A-Level mathematics and physics or an engineering subject|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||30 points||Higher Level grades 5, 5, 5 include mathematics and physics or an engineering subject|
English language requirements
|Channel Islands||£9,250||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£9,250||Year 1|