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Bachelor´s Thesis in Physics I

  • Number of credits 15 credits
  • Level Bachelor's level
  • Starting Spring Term 2024

About the course

Note: Before applying for this course, you should contact the Department of Physics to ensure that we can provide a suitable project and a supervisor for you.

Independent work is carried out where the knowledge from previously completed courses is applied. The work is carried out under the guidance of supervisors.

Expected study results
After completing the course, the student should:

  • be able to apply his/her knowledge of physics, mathematics and other relevant subjects, - be able to plan and carry out an independent work,
  • report a larger project in writing as well as orally,
  • broadened and deepened his/her knowledge of physics.

Forms of instruction
The degree project can be carried out within or outside the university, or as a collaborative project. Instruction is given in the form of individual supervision and seminar exercises.

The degree project is presented in a written report that is discussed at a seminar. If the report is written in Swedish, a summary in English should be included. For the degree project, one of the grades Fail (U), Pass (G) or Pass with Distinction (VG) is set.

Literature that is necessary for the course is determined in consultation between the student, supervisor and examiner.

Application and eligibility

Bachelor´s Thesis in Physics I, 15 credits

Det finns inga tidigare terminer för kursen Spring Term 2024 Det finns inga senare terminer för kursen


20 March 2024


2 June 2024

Study location




Type of studies

Daytime, 100%

Required Knowledge

At least 60 ECTS credits in physics, and all relevant courses for the thesis.

Entry requirements


Academic credits Applicants in some programs at Umeå University have guaranteed admission to this course. The number of places for a single course may therefore be limited.

Application code



Application deadline was 16 October 2023. Please note: This second application round is intended only for EU/EEA/Swiss citizens. Submit a late application at Universityadmissions.se.

Application and tuition fees

As a citizen of a country outside the European Union (EU), the European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland, you are required to pay application and tuition fees for studies at Umeå University.

Application fee

SEK 900

Tuition fee, first instalment

SEK 35,700

Total fee

SEK 35,700

Contact us

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Course is given by
The Department of Physics
Contactperson for the course is:
Michael Bradley