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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.

Research groups

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

Funding and scholarships

PhD projects

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

Explore and apply

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

Coronavirus (COVID-19): changes to courses

The 2020/21 academic year will start in September. We aim to deliver as much face-to-face teaching as we can, supported by high quality online alternatives where we must.

Find details of the measures we're planning to protect our community.

Course changes for new students