Department of Physics


A technician adjusts a telescope lens

Our courses and programmes

We offer programmes in Physics and Geophysics at all levels, from Bachelor of Science through to PhD degrees.

The Department hosts the BSc(Hons) in Photonics and the BSc(Hons) in Medical Physics and Imaging Technology, which provide vocationally-oriented specialisations in these fast-developing areas. Students seeking entry to these programmes should begin with a BSc in Physics.

In addition, we provide physics expertise to students in a wide variety of disciplines including engineering, computer science, architecture, medicine, surveying and pharmacy.