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From sub-atomic particles to the large-scale structure of the universe, a Newcastle physics degree opens up new worlds and new futures.

Where curious minds meet critical thinkers

With us you’ll gain a sound knowledge of both fundamental and applied physics, as well as develop transferable skills that are in high demand with employers across the globe.

We’re a friendly department, with a very low student to staff ratio, so our academics get to know each of their students individually. 

Physics at Newcastle University

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Newcastle University offers an outstanding student experience and a world-class education for life. Our commitment to academic excellence is demonstrated through our position in global rankings. We have a world-class reputation for research excellence.