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Postgraduate study

In our dynamic and internationally renowned research environment we offer an active programme of postgraduate training including skills and professional development. We have strong ties to industry and our research spans a wide range of fields in fundamental, cross-disciplinary and applied physics.

Bell Burnell Graduate Scholarship Fund

The IOP and leading physicist Professor Dame Jocelyn Bell Burnell launched the Bell Burnell Graduate Scholarship Fund to encourage greater diversity in physics.

The fund is administered and managed by the IOP - find out more on the IOP website.

The scholarship fund is to support full or part-time graduates who wish to study towards a doctorate in physics and are from groups that are currently under-represented in physics.

Departmental (internal) deadline to be 11 December 2020.

York Graduate Research School scholarships

Our YGRS scholarships provide full funding for international students applying to study a PhD degree for 2021/22 entry. Applications close Friday 29 January 2021.

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Research groups

Our renowned research groups play a leading role on both the national and international stages. Discover our exciting and diverse research: 

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PhD projects

We're recruiting PhD students for a range of projects.

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If you have a research project in mind, find a supervisor to discuss your idea or apply now.

Contact us

Graduate Admissions Tutor
Dr Stefanos Paschalis
stefanos.paschalis@york.ac.uk

Postgraduate Admissions Administrator
Mandie Hudson
physics-pg-admissions@york.ac.uk
+44 (0)1904 322236