PROGRAMME DESCRIPTION

The Master in Physics and Astronomy is a two-year (120 ECTS) advanced study in physics organised by the Vrije Universiteit Brussel, a Flemish university located in Brussels, Belgium. This MSc programme combines the expertise in the different research domains of both the Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB) and Ghent University (UGent).

This master's offers:

  • a broad scientific formation with a wide range of career opportunities;
  • the possibility to do research for your Master thesis in experimental and theoretical research groups with a strong, international reputation;
  • the presence of the famous International Solvay Institutes for Physics and Chemistry, where Nobel Prize laureates and other top researchers are regular visitors;
  • internship possibilities at CERN and other research institutions, as well as the possibility to do an internship in business;
  • a high-level education in vibrant and multicultural Brussels, the capital of Europe.

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PROGRAMME CURRICULUM

More details about the programme's curriculum can be found here


ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

This Master programme presupposes a broad and good basic knowledge of physics and astronomy. Application prerequisite for the programme Master in Physics and Astronomy is an academic Bachelor's degree in Physics or equivalent. Equivalency and admission to the programme will be based on a review of each student's academic record and will be evaluated case by case.

Additionally, in order to be admitted, you need to be proficient in English.

HOW TO APPLY

In order to apply, you have to fill in the online application form before the end of the application deadline.

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Program taught in:
English
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Last updated January 31, 2019
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Sep 23, 2019
Duration
2 years
Full-time
Price
939
/year for EEA students; 2.950 EUR/year for non-EEA students
Deadline
Sep 1, 2019
Students who need a visa (typically non-EEA nationals) should apply before 1 April.
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Start Date
Sep 23, 2019
End Date
Sep 15, 2021
Application deadline
Sep 1, 2019
Students who need a visa (typically non-EEA nationals) should apply before 1 April.

Sep 23, 2019

Location
Application deadline
Sep 1, 2019
Students who need a visa (typically non-EEA nationals) should apply before 1 April.
End Date
Sep 15, 2021