Astrophysics MPhys

Key information


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Entry Requirements

A level requirementsAAB (this is the typical entry requirement) for this course.
Subject requirementsPhysics and Mathematics at A level.

For applicants from England: Where a science has been taken at A level (Chemistry, Biology or Physics), a pass in the Science practical of each subject will be required.
BTEC Level 3 National Extended DiplomaApplications considered alongside A levels. Please contact the University for further information.
International Baccalaureate35 points that must include 6 points each from Physics and Mathematics at Higher level.
Irish Leaving CertificateH1, H1, H2, H2, H2, H3 including Physics and Mathematics at H2 or above.
Scottish Higher/Advanced HigherAdvanced Highers accepted at grades AAB including Physics and Mathematics.
Welsh Baccalaureate AdvancedAccepted at grade B, including Mathematics and Physics A Levels at AA.
Access45 Level 3 credits in graded units in a relevant Diploma, including 39 at Distinction and a further 6 with at least Merit.
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Extended Project QualificationApplicants who offer the Extended Project Qualification (EPQ) and meet our offer criteria will be made the standard offer, plus an alternative offer. This will be at one A Level grade lower plus a grade A in the EPQ, for example the offer would be AAB or ABB plus A in the EPQ.

Alternative entry requirements

Contextual admissions

We are committed to supporting under-represented groups to access higher education through our use of contextual data in admissions. This means that certain specified groups who may have experienced barriers to their education may be made an offer with up to a two grade reduction from our standard offer. Please note that some exceptions apply. Read the detail on our contextual admissions strategy to find out more.