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Physics

University at Buffalo

Ph.D. On Campus
60 months
Duration
11550 USD/year
11550 USD/year
5655 USD/year
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About

Most of the Physics graduates from University at Buffalo, are employed as university or college faculty, or in senior technical or managerial positions in industrial, commercial, or research institutions.

Overview

Students choose physics at UB because it combines excellence with diversity. By acquiring a rigorous foundation of basic knowledge and skills, as well as hands-on research experience, our graduates are equipped with the necessary tools to embark in any career which values technical aptitude and analytical thinking, as well as the ability to adapt to changes. 

Mission

The Mission of the Physics graduate program at University at Buffalo  is to provide our students with an outstanding education consisting of comprehensive and rigorous course work, intensive independent research experience, and soft skills such as organizing events and interpersonal skills. Our goal is to equip our graduates with the knowledge necessary for the successful pursuit of careers in education, original research or industry. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Classical Dynamics 
  • Electrodynamics 
  • Quantum Mechanics
  • Statistical Mechanics 
  • Graduate Lab

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 60 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

72 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
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GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.
Required

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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Other requirements

General requirements

Admission requirements vary by program, but here we provide some general graduate admission requirements. Once you've read these general requirements, please contact your desired department for specific advice and details on submitting your application and documents.

To be eligible for graduate study at UB, we expect:

  • A B-grade or higher
  • Appropriate standardized test scores (DAT, GRE, GMAT, LSAT, MAT, MCAT, PCAT, etc.). Not all programs require test scores. See the official academic test scores section below for more information.
  • Letters of recommendation.
  • An internship or relevant work experience (for some programs).

Tuition Fee

  • International

    11550 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11550 USD per year and a duration of 60 months.
  • National

    11550 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11550 USD per year and a duration of 60 months.
  • In-State

    5655 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5655 USD per year and a duration of 60 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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