Postgraduate degree courses

This page shows taught and combined taught/research-based courses. For PhD research, see our Postgraduate research page.

We offer a stimulating research-led environment, our physics research is ranked 4th in the UK for GPA and top for 4* research (REF 2021).

Online applications are available on the course pages:

Taught postgraduate courses:

Online event

WEDNESDAY 6 JULY 2022 17:00 - 18:00
Attend this webinar to hear from the Director of the Birmingham Centre for Nuclear Education & Research, Dr Paul Norman, about the MSc courses available in the field of Nuclear Energy. This includes MSc in Physics and Technology of Nuclear Reactors and MSc in Nuclear Decommissioning and Waste Management. Learn about the structure of the courses and the exciting employment opportunities available in this sector.

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Combined taught/research programmes


Teaching physics

Our Postgraduate Diploma in Education (Science: Physics) leads to Qualified Teacher Status.