School of Physics and Astronomy

University of St Andrews
North Haugh
St Andrews
KY16 9SS

General enquiries

Phone: +44 (0)1334 46 3111

Find us

The School of Physics and Astronomy is located in the J.F. Allen building on the North Haugh, St Andrews.

The School of Physics and Astronomy can also be found on the University map. (Grid F3 - Building 15)

For directions on how to get to St Andrews, take a look at the getting to St Andrews page. 

School Office

The School Office is normally open Monday to Friday, from 8.45am to 1pm and 2pm to 5pm during term time. The School Office is located in room 211 of the School of Physics and Astronomy.
The School Office can be contacted by emailing

Prospective students

Prospective students should contact Admissions for any questions related to applying to St Andrews. 

Prospective undergraduate students with questions about this subject can contact the School by emailing or by phoning +44 (0)1334 46 3111.

Prospective postgraduate students with questions about the MSc programmes can contact the School by emailing or phoning +44 (0)1334 46 3100.

Prospective PhD students can contact the School by emailing or phoning +44 (0)1334 46 3100.