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Physics and Astronomy: Astronomy and Astrophysics

Master

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The two-year track Astronomy and Astrophysics in the Master's programme Physics and Astronomy trains you in both the observational and theoretical aspects of modern astronomy and astrophysics.
The dynamic field of astronomy and astrophysics is currently gaining importance worldwide. New generations of instruments - situated on the earth's surface and in space - enable us to study the origin, structure and evolution of planets, stars, star systems, and the universe in a more profound way than ever before. This programme puts an emphasis on the fundamental questions that current astrophysical research at the UvA focuses on. New generations of instruments - situated on the earth's surface and in space - enable us to study the origin, structure and evolution of planets, stars, star systems, and the universe in a more profound way than ever before.

Joint degree programme with VU Amsterdam
Astronomy and Astrophysics is a track in the Master's programme Physics and Astronomy, a joint degree programme of the University of Amsterdam and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam. Courses are taught at locations of both universities. UvA and VU jointly issue a degree certificate in Physics and Astronomy to graduates. As a Physics and Astronomy student in Amsterdam you benefit from expertise, networks and research projects at both universities and affiliated research institutes.

Language

English

Title

Master of Science

Duration

2 years

ECTS credits

Information not available

Accreditation

NVAO

Numerus Fixus

Tuition fee 2024/2025

€ 2,530

€ 17,380

€ 15,800


Admission

Application requirements

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Tuition fees  
€ 2,530
€ 17,380
€ 15,800
Start date App. deadline EU/EEA App. deadline Non-EU/EEA
1 Sep '24 1 Jul '24 1 Feb '24

Contact

University of Amsterdam

Main address
Gebouw E, Roetersstraat 11
1018 WB Amsterdam
020-525 1401

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