BSc Astrophysics atCardiff University School of Physics and Astronomy

Duration

3 years (Full Time)

Course Level

UG Degree

Type of University

Public

Year of establishment

1883

Highlights

  • The BSc Astrophysics degree covers core physical and mathematical concepts with a clear focus on our interpretation of the Universe
  • The course is designed to give a thorough education in theoretical aspects of physics and astrophysics and an understanding of observational astronomy
  • The course aims to prepare you for a career in industrial or academic research and development, education or other sectors which require a practical, numerate and analytical approach to problem solving

Ranking

  • University Rankings
    • #151-200

      - ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) 2021

    • #151

      - QS 2022

    • #189

      - THE (Times Higher Education) 2022

    • #25

      - The Complete University Guide 2022

    • #38

      - The Guardian 2022

    • #166

      - US News & World Report 2022

Fees & Expenses
1st year tuition fees
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & feesINR 21,83,147
Other expenses in 1st Year
Fees componentsAmount
Hostel & MealsINR 6,16,851
InsuranceINR 29,838
TransportationINR 19,892
Books & SuppliesINR 38,789
TotalINR 7,05,370

Calculated at the exchange rate of 1 Pound = INR 99.46

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Tuition & expenses were last updated on 11ᵗʰ December 2022

Entry Requirements

QualificationEntry Criteria
12th

78%

  • An average score of 78-81% required in best four Standard XII subjects (excluding Hindi and P.E.)
  • If the students have graduated from the national high school system, they will be required to successfully complete a one year International Foundation Programme before entering the undergraduate courses
  • Subjects required: English, Maths, Physics

PTE

Marks - 62/90

  • minimum of 51 in all communicative skills.

IELTS

Marks - 6.5/9

  • with at least 5.5 in each sub-score

Other eligibility criteria
ELP can be waived off if the student has scored 70% in English in 12th standard and if the student is passed out from Indian Standard XII Tamil Nadu Board of Secondary Education the score in English will be 140 out of 200 
Conditional Offer

Not mentioned

Application Process

Step 1: Prepare documents for application

LOR
  • Two written recommendation from a teacher, adviser or professional who knows you academically is required

Step 2: Additional documents required

Step 3: Start your online application

Step 4: Application fees for this course

Step 5: Application deadline

Scholarships
Cardiff University Vice-Chancellor’s International Scholarship-undergraduate
Rs. 1,81,620
Engineering,Science,Business + 1 more

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