See MSc Programs in Particle Physics in Netherlands 2019
An MSc, or Master of Science, is an academic distinction bestowed upon those who effectively complete a predetermined set of coursework in what is often a science-based discipline. The MSc often enhances career opportunities as well as earning potential.
The two-year track Advanced Matter and Energy Physics in the Master’s programme Physics and Astronomy, a joint degree with the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, is among the
The two-year track Advanced Matter and Energy Physics in the Master’s programme Physics and Astronomy, a joint degree with the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, is among the best experimental physics programmes in the world. It offers you challenging courses and research opportunities in hot topics in laboratories around the world and prepares you for an exciting career in research.
Is Advanced Matter and Energy Physics in Amsterdam the track for me?
If you enjoy the challenge of fundamental experimental research and always keep an eye open for possible applications of your results, Advanced Matter and Energy Physics might be the track for you. Furthermore, you:
Have a well-founded knowledge of quantum mechanics, statistical physics and electrodynamics (at bachelor's level) - knowledge of condensed matter physics is an advantage
Would like to work in a leading research laboratory in the Netherlands or abroad - or work on a project in an industrial research setting
Enjoy working in a team while being the driving force and hands-on 'principle investigator' of your own experiments
Like to get to the bottom of things, are not afraid of complexity and have a well-developed understanding of the art of doing (experimental) science
Can quickly absorb and integrate novel concepts
What does Advanced Matter and Energy Physics at the UvA have to offer me?