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Physics masters degrees

Our physics masters degree is an interdisciplinary course, giving you the opportunity to develop both physics and business management skills simultaneously.

The physics education and business expertise that you’ll gain will make you perfectly placed for a career in a senior role in industry.

Our physics masters programme

MSc Physics and Business Management

Study physics and business together

A unique feature of this masters degree is that the physics and business management elements are integrated and not studied separately. 

The course is taught in collaboration between our School of Physics and Astronomy and Leeds University Business School.

Prepare yourself for a successful career

Once you’ve graduated, you’ll be well placed to enter a senior role in industry.

You might start a career with a small high-tech company looking to develop new markets or a large corporate organisation looking to manage growth.

Careers in physics exist in sectors such as aerospace, consumer electronics, energy and power, healthcare, IT and telecommunications.


A research-based masters course

You’ll explore the most up to date knowledge from academic staff working at the forefront of science and business, carrying out internationally excellent research at the leading edge of their subject area.

Throughout the course, you’ll work in an interdisciplinary environment, with researchers from physics, maths, computer science, engineering and business backgrounds, giving you with the skills to contribute in a diverse range of business environments.

Study physics and business in great facilities

You’ll have access to specialist labs which are equipped with high-tech facilities, in addition to all the facilities of the Leeds University Business School.