School of Physical Sciences

Undergraduate Study

The School of Physical Sciences offer courses in Astronomy/Space Science, Chemistry, Forensic Science and Physics. Some of our courses give you the chance to study abroad, others offer industry placements. We have both bachelors and masters programmes available in all our subjects, as well as foundation years. The foundation years offer flexible entry routes for those who require additional preparation in Science.

The University Careers and Employability Service is available at any stage, before, during and after your studies. Their subject specific careers pages are available on the buttons to the right.

The School of Physical Sciences offers a selection of innovative undergraduate programmes in:

Astronomy, Space Science and Astrophysics

Space science courses

Astronomy, Space Science and Astrophysics

"The course is fantastic. It is possible to combine astronomy, space science and astrophysics which makes for very interesting courses and excellent project work."

DID YOU KNOW: According to the DLHE survey 2015, Physics and Astronomy at Kent was ranked 1st out of 47 HEIs in the UK for students who found employment or went on to further study within 6 months of graduating in 2014.

Chemistry

Chemistry courses

Chemistry

"The teachers in the School are highly qualified and have very effective ways of teaching difficult chemistry topics in aninteresting and easily understood way. The level of support is remarkable - the staff truly care about the students and work their hardest to support them through the degree programmes."

DID YOU KNOW: According to the DLHE survey 2015, Chemistry at Kent was ranked 1st out of 56 HEIs in the UK for students who found employment or went on to further study within 6 months of graduating in 2014.

 

Forensic Science

Forensic courses

Forensic Science

"The course is a multidisciplinary mix of courses from Physical Sciences, Law and Biosciences, which gives me the chance not only to look at crime scene investigation but study a broader science background."

DID YOU KNOW: According to the DLHE survey 2015, 88% of Forensic and Archaeological Science students found employment or went on to further study within 6 months of graduating in 2014.

 

Physics

Physics Courses

Physics

"The department is very supportive and there is a good relationship between lecturers and students". "There are a huge number of career options with a degree in physics."

DID YOU KNOW: According to the DLHE survey 2015, Physics and Astronomy at Kent was ranked 1st out of 47 HEIs in the UK for students who found employment or went on to further study within 6 months of graduating in 2014.

School of Physical Sciences, Ingram Building, University of Kent, Canterbury, Kent, CT2 7NH

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Last Updated: 11/11/2016