Physics - BSc (Hons)

Challenge your imagination and gain insight into how the world works. From discovering sustainable energy sources to medical diagnostic techniques, the applications of physics are almost endless. Physics at Keele will equip you with the critical thinking and problem-solving skills to gain employment in a wide variety of industrial sectors or to pursue postgraduate studies.

Year of entry

  • 2023

Course type

  • Single Honours

UCAS code

  • F300

Duration of study

  • 3 years/ 4 years with International Year

Why study Physics at Keele University?

Top 20 in the UK for Physics (Guardian University Guide, 2022)
This programme is accredited by the Institute of Physics (IOP)
Dedicated first year modules will equip you with the fundamental mathematical, programming and practical skills required for effective academic study
Access to Keele's state-of-the-art Central Science Laboratories (CSL)
Gain extended exposure to computational concepts, scientific communication skills and numerical methods that are highly valuable in the workplace
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Accreditation and professional recognition

This programme is accredited by the Institute of Physics. Accredited BSc programmes partly meet the educational requirements for Chartered Physicist Status.


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Additional opportunities

There are a range of additional opportunities available when studying this course.
Please note, undertaking one may impact upon the availability of another.

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Studying Physics at Keele

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Sam, Physics

"Studying Physics at Keele is a very enjoyable experience filled with opportunity and self-progression. Support is there for every turn whenever it is needed. Whenever I got so stuck on a problem or module that it seemed impossible, a lecturer has always been able to provide a clear, understandable explanation which has greatly helped me progress."

Sam, Physics

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Central Science Laboratories

Develop your practical skills in Keele's state-of-the-art Central Science Laboratories

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Discover the Keele difference

Everything’s on your doorstep at Keele, and you’ll soon feel at home and make friends wherever you go.

We help students manage their money and ensure that they receive any funding for which they may be eligible.

Make yourself more employable after graduation by taking advantage of the whole host of additional opportunities.