College of Science,
School of Physics

Course overview

Research activities within the School of Physics are organised within the following three clusters - Centre for Photonics and Imaging, Atmospheric and Environmental Research Cluster, Centre for Astronomy:

Centre for Photonics and Imaging:     

Lasers (‌NCLA)Applied OpticsMedical Physics & Tissue Optics (TOMI)

Research interests in Applied Optics and Imaging Science, Laser microfabrication and device development, Tissue Optics and Microcirculation Imaging, Medical Imaging & Modelling.

Atmospheric & Environmental Physics Research Cluster - Centre for Climate & Air Pollution Studies (C-CAPS)

Investigating physical and chemical properties of aerosols and gaseous species in the marine coastal environment and their ultimate role in climate change

Centre for Astronomy (CfA) 

Research interests in ‌Astronomy, Astronomical Instrumentation and Computational Astrophysics.



Programmes available

MSc, full-time and part-time

Areas of interest

Follow the following link to find Research opportunities in Physics.

Researcher profiles

For more details contact individual members of staff through the website contact points:

PAC code

MSc (full-time), GYT23
MSc (part-time), GYT24

Current project

For current projects, visit the  School of Physics research opportunities webpage.

Fees for this course

EU: €5,750 p.a. 2018/19

Non-EU: €14,750 p.a. 2018/19

EU Part time:  Year 1 [2018/19] €3,910. p.a.