Exchange & Study Abroad Programme for International Students
The Study Abroad program for international students can be taken in the Fall semester (1 sept – 1 febr).
A choice can be made of the following courses of at least 30 EC:
Magnetic Resonance Phenomena
Physics of Elementary Particles
Physics of Life
Statistical Physics 2
The electronic structure of solids
In the Spring semester, it is possible under conditions to do a research project of 24 EC with one of the research groups. In this case, the accompanying Research Skills [Research Skills and Introduction Bachelor Project]https://studiegids.universiteitleiden.nl/courses/69413/ResearchSkillsIntroductionBachelorProject) course for 3EC must also be followed.
Good knowledge of the physics core curriculum: Optics, Classical Mechanics, Electromagnetism, basic Quantummechanics, basic Statistical Physics, basic Solid State Physics, Thermodynamics; plus the necessary mathematical tools (Calculus and Linear Algebra). For specific prerequisites, please see the description of each elective course of the list above.
Experimental Physics is a prerequisite for admission to the research project.
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