The School of Physics is a leader in the areas of medical radiation physics, condensed matter physics, terahertz science and technology, and applied superconductivity. We attract the very best researchers and partnerships with research institutions and universities from around the world in these areas. Our degrees are taught by academics at the forefront of their disciplines and fields of research, and are accredited by the Australian Institute of Physics. We will make sure you get more than a theoretical education. Our close industry ties with the ANSTO and CSIRO ensures you receive relevant industry exposure throughout your degree.
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UOW ranks among the world's top 150 universities for Physical Sciences.Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings by subject 2022
Physics at UOW was given the maximum rating of "Well above world standard" in the 2018 Excellence in Research Australia (ERA) rankings.ERA 2018