Queen Mary, University of London

Course Introduction

The programme provides a broad coverage of relevant research topics, including modules on research methods, exoplanets, stellar structure, galaxies and cosmology.

Course Modules

Modules include: Stellar structures and evolution; accretion processes in astrophysics; cosmology; relativistic astrophysics; solar system; research methods in astronomy; astrophysical fluid dynamics; solar system; the galaxy; plasma astrophysics; extragalactic astrophysics.

Course Additional Entry

A 1st or 2nd Class Honours degree (or equivalent) is required in astronomy, physics or mathematics, or in a subject with substantial mathematics or physics content.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £16,450  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £8,200  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £8,250  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £4,100  Academic year. First year home fees
1 year
Full Time
PgCert
2 years
Part Time
PgCert