Undergraduate study

At Loughborough we aim to take your natural enthusiasm for physics and inspire you to delve deeper into this rich and constantly advancing discipline. Our physics degrees give you a solid grounding in the fundamentals, while extensive optional modules let you tailor your course to suit your own interests and career aspirations.

Study with us because

  • A Highly Rated Student Experience 

    91% overall student satisfaction in Physics & Astronomy in the National Student Survey 2018*. Top 5 in the UK for Student Voice in Physics and Astronomy (NSS 2018). Top 10 in the UK for Learning Community in Physics and Astronomy (NSS 2018).

  • Excellent Employability 

    Ranked 4th for 'Graduate Prospects' in The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2017. Average graduate salary (of 2016-17) leavers is £26,200.**

  • Paid Placements with the World’s Top Companies 

    The opportunity to spend a year in industry available on all our courses.

  • Ongoing Investment in State-of-the-Art Facilities 

    Open now, the University’s cutting edge STEMLab facilities provide a stimulating modern teaching environment for Physics students. with additional refurbished labs opening in 2018.

*Based on overall satisfaction rankings for MPhys Physics in the National Student Survey 2017. **Destination of Leavers from Higher Education (DLHE) survey 2016-17. Average mean salary of those in full-time graduate-level employment or self-employed (UK and Channel Islands only). % of graduates in graduate-level employment or graduate-level further study - UK and Channel Islands only, excludes 'other' (those travelling, retired, etc.) and those due to start work.