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Mathematics and Physics

Keele University
4 years
Bachelor's degree
On campus
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Program description

At Keele University, we’re different. Nestled in 600 acres of countryside in the heart of the UK, we have a big campus but a small and cosmopolitan community. We proudly rank 1st for student satisfaction in the National Student Survey for the last three years. This is because it’s more than green and lovely, it’s a place of research and academic excellence too.

At Keele, studying a combined honours degree will include some modules from both of the single honours degrees. In this case, your programme will be made up of a combination of modules from both Mathematics and Physics. Our teaching is excellent, as evidenced by Mathematics at Keele having
been consistently ranked in the top ten in the UK in the National Student
Survey. On this course you will explore the beauty, elegance and practicality
of pure mathematics, applied mathematics and statistics. You will learn to use maths to develop precise and logical arguments,
construct rigorous proofs, and formulate solutions to new problems.
You will study in an intellectually stimulating environment amongst
mathematicians producing world-leading research.

Mathematics helps you to take novel approaches to problem solving
and make critical interpretations of data and text; your skills will be in
demand wherever there’s a need for logical thinking. An extremely wide
range of career paths is open to mathematicians, where high levels
of mathematical ability are desirable. This can include fields of work
as diverse as finance, data analytics, teaching, engineering, medical
statistics and management consultancy.

In 2016, Keele’s Physics graduates have given us a
100% rating for overall satisfaction with their courses. Study Physics at
Keele and you’ll learn to apply mathematics and computing to formulate
and solve a wide range of physical problems. You’ll use mathematics to describe the physical world, and learn to plan
and conduct investigations before reporting your results. Your course
will be informed by the research interests of your teaching staff: primarily
astrophysics and condensed matter physics. Regular laboratory sessions
will enable you to investigate unfamiliar phenomena and acquire
specialist techniques, but you’ll also develop invaluable transferable
skills such as communication, IT and interpersonal skills. We operate
an open-door policy which enables you to have excellent and flexible
access to staff to seek advice or feedback on your work. Take this
course as a single honours or combined honours and your degree will
be accredited by the Institute of Physics.

A Physics degree from Keele will prepare you for many different careers,
which need not be directly related to physics.
You could take up all sorts of roles in industry, management, and public
services. You might work as a research scientist, medical physicist,
software engineer, geophysicist or radiation practitioner, or you might
branch out and become a science writer, chartered accountant, patent
lawyer, IT consultant or air traffic controller. Many graduates go on to
study at master’s or doctorate level.

Admission requirements

For more information about this program, please contact the school directly.

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Keele University

The University received its Royal Charter in 1962 with a commitment to meet the demands of a new kind of society, economy and world. Today we still uphold that commitment in every aspect of life at Keele University. We work...

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