School of Physics & Astronomy

Apply here for a PhD

The School welcomes postgraduate applications from well-qualified students. Successful applicants for PhD or EngD study will normally have a first or upper-second class degree in physics, astronomy or a related subject.Information on applying to study for a research programme at the University can be found by following the link below.

How to apply to study on a research programme at St Andrews

(You may alternatively apply for a SUPA Prize Studentship, or to a discipline-specific Doctoral Training Centre in Condensed Matter Physics, in Magnetic Resonance, or an Engineering Doctorate in Photonics.) 

Please also refer to the general application information for postgraduate study at the University of St Andrews.