Theoretical Physics Bachelors & Masters in London

Program University Student satis­faction Unem­ployed Drop­out Tuition (UK) Tuition (Inter­national) UCAS Tariff City
University College London 74% 4% 0% £9250 £31200 217 London On campus Full-time
Imperial College of Science 81% 2% 0% £9250 £36200 195 London On campus Full-time
Queen Mary University of London 78% 10% 0% - - 131 London On campus Full-time
Queen Mary University of London 78% 10% 0% £9250 - 131 London On campus Full-time
Queen Mary University of London 78% 10% 0% £9250 - 131 London On campus Full-time
King's College London 65% 15% 10% £9250 - 163 London On campus Full-time
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Jobs & Career Perspectives

Career perspectives for Theoretical Physics

15 months after graduation, graduates of this subject were asked about their current circumstances of employment, what they do, and whether their activities and perspectives are directly related to their studies.

Current jobs

Among graduates of Theoretical Physics who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number who “agree” or “strongly agree” with the statements about their job.

Job in line with future plans

Utilise skills from studies

Work is meaningful

Skills that graduates consider useful for their work in Theoretical Physics

  • Mathematical skills
  • Research and analysis skills
  • Knowledge of science and engineering
  • Critical thinking skills
  • Reading comprehension
  • Problem- solving abilities
  • Knowledge of learning strategies and how to apply them
  • Systems analysis skills
  • Time management
  • Organizational skills
  • Oral and written communication skills
  • Computer skills
  • Understanding of scientific theory and lab protocols
  • Attention to detail
  • Innovation and creativity
  • Independence and ability to work with no supervision

Required skill level of job after 15 months

Among graduates of Theoretical Physics who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number of highly skilled vs non-highly skilled jobs (Unistats).

% Skilled jobs

Jobs of graduates of Theoretical Physics (15 months after graduation)

Example below based on all graduates of Theoretical Physics at Imperial College of Science

31% Information Technology Professionals
14% Business, Research and Administrative Professionals
14% Finance Professionals
10% Business and public service associate professionals
9% Natural and social science professionals
5% Legal professionals
4% Administrative occupations
4% Teaching Professionals
2% Managers, directors and senior officials
2% Engineering professionals

Grading Distribution

Students of Theoretical Physics in the UK received the following grades.

Entry Requirements / Admissions

UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for Theoretical Physics

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FAQ

The median salary of graduates of Theoretical Physics was £27538 15 months after graduation, £28439 3 years after graduation and £32804 5 years after graduation.

Physics with Theoretical Physics at Imperial College of Science received the highest rating among all graduates in the National Student Survey year with a rating of 81 out of 100 among 9 respondents.