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Physics, Master's, 2 years

  • Years2 years
  • ECTS credits120
  • Tuition feeNone

New Student

New Student

Welcome to masters studies at the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences!

Starting time: The master meeting is on Tuesday August 18, 16:15, Auditorium B, Allégaten 66. Be prepared for a semester startup that can both be digital and on campus. Attendance is mandatory.

Information about Corona: You can find more information for new students on our website. Here you also find the latest information on how covid-19 will affect your semester startup.

What to bring: You must bring a laptop on the first day

Checklist: Follow the steps in our checklist to make sure you are on track: uib.no/en/checklist

Students with special needs: If you have a disability and need special arrangements, please contact us as soon as possible so that we can find good solutions for you.

Queries? Please contact your faculty information centre at 55 58 98 50 or send an email to studie.matnat@uib.no

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Presentation

Objectives and content

The Master's programme in Physics is offered in both pure and applied physics. The programme is aimed at students with interest in physics and related fields, who intend to qualify for research, development or teaching and who seek employment where education in physics is required or considered an advantage. Within the Master's Programme in Physics you can choose among the following specialisations: 

  • Acoustics
  • Experimental nuclear and particle physics
  • Measurement technology and nanophysics
  • Medical physics
  • Microelectronics
  • Optics
  • Particle physics
  • Space physics
  • Theoretical atomic, nuclear and particle physics

Please see under each specialization for more details.

Programme structure

Master's Programme in Physics (requirement 120 SP)
Specialization
When you apply for admission to the master¿s programme you apply directly to a programme
Acustics (requirement 60 SP)
Optional subject (requirement 60 SP)
You should choose subjects in consultation with your academic supervisor.
Eksperimentell kjerne- og partikkelfysikk (requirement 60 SP)
Optional subject (requirement 60 SP)
You should choose subjects in consultation with your academic supervisor.
Medical physics (requirement 60 SP)
Compulsory subject (requirement 10 SP)
Emna PHY212 eller PHYS213 er obligatorisk enten i bachelorgraden eller mastergraden
Choose minimum one of the courses
Course codeCourse titleSPSR
PHYS212Physics of Medical Imaging101–42
PHYS231Physics of Radiation101–42
Optional subject (requirement 50 SP)
You should choose subjects in consultation with your academic supervisor.
Microelectronics (requirement 60 SP)
Compulsory subject (requirement 30 SP)
Mandatory course
Course codeCourse titleSPSR
PHYS222Analogue Integrated Circuits101–41
PHYS223Digital Integrated Circuits101–41
PHYS321Design av komplekse elektroniske system101–42
Optional subject (requirement 30 SP)
You should choose subjects in consultation with your academic supervisor.
Elective course
Course codeCourse titleSPSR
PHYS223Digital Integrated Circuits101–41
PHYS321Design av komplekse elektroniske system101–42
Measurement technology and nanophysics (requirement 60 SP)
Compulsory subject (requirement 20 SP)
Mandatory course
Course codeCourse titleSPSR
PHYS205Electromagnetism II101–41
PHYS208Solid State Physics101–41
Optional subject (requirement 40 SP)
You should choose subjects in consultation with your academic supervisor.
Elective course
Course codeCourse titleSPSR
HTEK301Selected Topics in Ocean Technology101–41
Optics (requirement 60 SP)
Compulsory subject (requirement 20 SP)
Mandatory course
Course codeCourse titleSPSR
PHYS263Laboratory Course in Optics 101–41
PHYS264Atmospheric and Marine Optics101–42
Optional subject (requirement 40 SP)
Following elective course is recommended: PHYS205
Elective course
Course codeCourse titleSPSR
PHYS205Electromagnetism II101–41
Particle physics (requirement 60 SP)
Optional subject (requirement 60 SP)
You should choose subjects in consultation with your academic supervisor.
Space physics (requirement 60 SP)
Optional subject (requirement 60 SP)
You should choose subjects in consultation with your academic supervisor.
SP = ECTS credits, S = Semester, R = Recommended semester

Specialisations

More information

About the programme

See full study plan

Contact

Department of Physics and Technology

Study section: studie.fysikk@uib.no

Department of Physics and Technology: http://www.uib.no/en/ift