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University of Bonn



Subjects: Physics,Science

M.Sc. | Master of Science

⏳  Duration
4 Semesters
🔠 Teaching Language
💶  Application Fee non-EU
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💶  Cost per Semester
323 EUR

💶  Tuition Fees per Semester
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⏱️ Application Deadline Summer
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⏱️ Application Deadline Winter
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Course description

The Master's degree course in Physics at Bonn offers specializations aligned with the university's research strengths in particle physics, photonics, and condensed matter. These areas of focus allow students to delve deeply into their chosen fields while also addressing interdisciplinary questions. This approach helps students identify and scientifically classify connections across different disciplines. Throughout the program, students learn to apply scientific methods and findings independently and responsibly. They develop the ability to critically assess their work and that of others. The course equips students with the skills to tackle complex problems within physics, using scientific methods to analyze and solve issues, even those at the frontier of current knowledge. Achieving this requires a thorough understanding of the specialized areas. Students also gain practical and strategic problem-solving skills, which are essential for addressing highly complex issues. These skills are honed through a combination of in-depth analytical training and a research-oriented education in mathematics and science. Graduates of this program are well-prepared for various professional fields. Their strong analytical and methodological skills, combined with a solid foundation in research and science, make them adaptable to different career demands. This comprehensive education ensures that they can meet the challenges of their chosen professions with confidence and expertise.

Program Information

Study Location Bonn
Start Semester Summer, Winter
Study Form Full-time
Study Type Postgraduate
Teaching Language English
Dual No
Remote No
Application Fee non-EU No information
Study Length 4 Semesters
Tuition Fees per Semester No information
Cost per Semester 323 EUR
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English language proficiency

Qualification Requirements

University degree (German or non-German) in physics or a related discipline English language proficiency (CEFR level B2) Specific modules: Experimental Physics (15 ECTS credits for atomic, molecular, solid-state, nuclear and/or elementary particle physics| laboratory courses (15 ECTS credits) | Theoretical Physics (15 ECTS credits) for quantum mechanics and statistical physics.Students will need a Bachelor’s degree in Physics or a related subject in order to be admitted to the Master’s degree program in Physics. Specifically, they will need to have obtained 15 ECTS in experimental physics (atomic, solid-state, nuclear and particle physics), 15 ECTS in theoretical physics (quantum mechanics, statistical physics) and 15 ECTS in lab courses. They will also need evidence of English skills at B1 level. While students who obtain their bachelor’s degree at the University of Bonn will be admitted automatically to the master’s degree program when they receive their bachelor’s certificate, external students will need to apply via the Bonn office of the Bonn-Cologne Graduate School of Physics and Astronomy (BCGS).

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