The University of Southampton

World-class learning at the frontiers of physics

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Discover your ideal degree

Our flexible degree courses allow you to tailor your course to your interests and enhance your employability.

Flagship degrees

Benefit from placements at prestigious organisations such as CERN and the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics.

Why study here?

Find out why you should choose Physics and Astronomy at Southampton.

As part of my degree, I had the opportunity to visit a working observatory on Mount Teide in Tenerife and spent a year doing research in America at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics.