Our world-leading researchers engage in modern science at the cutting edge of theory and experiment, with research spanning a wide range of disciplines from astrophysics and particle physics to quantum engineering technologies. 


We want everyone to experience the wonder of physics for themselves. From giving talks and demonstrations in schools to hosting our very own Festival of Physics here in Bristol, we deliver a whole range of outreach activities

Studying in Bristol is an amazing experience. The university is one of the best in the country with excellent facilities which offer us a wide range of opportunities. What sets the School of Physics in Bristol apart is the friendly academic staff and the huge number of research opportunities.

Elena Tsolaki ( BSc Physics)

What's it like at Bristol?

Discover what it's like to study physics here with our school videos and hear from our students and alumni why Bristol could be the right choice for you. 

Research on film

Academics discuss their research.


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