Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

MSc/PhD in Physics



Program Information

Degree Offered:

MSc in Physics, PhD in Physics

Format: Campus

Program Description:

In the Department of Physics, high quality academic training is combined with the exciting scientific research. The winning combination of experience, energy and scientific ambitions, fruitful cross-discipline ties, and collegiality allows to conduct cutting edge programs in the major areas of modern physics: Condensed matter, Lasers and quantum optics, Atomic and molecular physics, Biophysics, Elementary particles and field theory, Astrophysics and cosmology. Areas of specialization: Experimental research includes superconductivity, a wide spectrum of nanoscience of materials, cold atoms, single cell and DNA physics. Theoretical research covers virtually all scales, from the Plank scale toward nano-scales and further to the Universe as a whole, and combines fundamental and applied studies as well. Bonuses: Full Tuition and Cost of Living Scholarships are available for excellent students. Outstanding students may join the combined M.Sc.-Ph.D. track during the 2nd year of the M.Sc. studies. Students in this track join the Ph.D. program without submitting M.Sc. thesis. They will submit a single thesis, and will be awarded both Ph.D. and M.Sc. candidates are given the opportunity to work under the supervision of top-flight scientists using advanced laboratory equipment.? Length of program: The M.Sc. degree requires two years of full-time study, and Ph.D. degree requires four years.


Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

International Student Requirements:


Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes