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Master of Research (MRes) in Physics
- One-year Msc available in any research area
- 75%: major project in one of the research areas of the Department
- 25%: three closely related lecture courses from the list
MSc Physics by Research
- One year MSc Available in any research area.
- 100% extended research project
Many students take this degree in order to get a taste of research without an initial commitment to a three-year PhD. However approximately 50 per cent follow on with a PhD. The MSc in Physics Research may also be taken by those qualified to BSc level who desire to progress to doctoral studies.