Physics is at the heart of modern life. By developing the knowledge to discover future technological advances, qualified physicists are driving our future. If you find yourself questioning the way things work and you’re driven to find the answers, our range of physics Clearing courses will provide you with the practical knowledge to take into the industry. See where physics Clearing could take you.

UCAS Clearing Physics Courses

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Physics underpins our everyday lives – from the structure of the universe to the smartphones in our hands. Through research, industry and teaching, our Physics degree Clearing courses will position you to discover the next scientific breakthroughs and innovations.

All of our physics university courses are accredited by the Institute of Physics, allowing you to combine theoretical knowledge and creative application to become a world-class physicist. You will also benefit from small group teaching to make you feel supported and able to ask any questions you may have throughout your degree.

Alongside your academic studies, you will also be given the opportunity to pursue an industry placement – a great way to expand your knowledge and apply theory to real-life practice. Professional placements provide a number of benefits, including enhancing your CV, networking opportunities, improving employment prospects after graduation and seeing Physics in action while receiving a salary. Evidence also suggests that many students who choose an industry placement improve their final degree classification.

Our BSc (Hons) Physics course received 91% overall student satisfaction [University of Salford analysis of unpublished NSS 2019 data].

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Physics with Foundation Year

Interested in one of our Physics university courses but need additional preparation? Our Physics with Foundation Year programme aims to provide a good understanding of the key subjects in Physics to prepare you for study on the associated degree programme.

When does Clearing open?

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Clearing opens on Monday 5 July. To learn more about applying to Salford through Clearing, read our informative guide. You can also explore our full range of undergraduate courses – start your search today.