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Graduate Research Opportunities for October 2020 entry

There are wide-ranging opportunities for postgraduate research in the
Cavendish Astrophysics Group.

Information on the current research programmes being carried out in the group can be found at the Cavendish Astrophysics Group research interests pages.

Details of how to apply for a Phd or MPhil in the Cavendish Astrophysics Group are given in our 2020 Graduate Admissions Procedure page. For a detailed list of deadlines and useful events, please see our Graduate Admissions Timetable page.

You may also be interested in applying for postgraduate research at the Institute of Astronomy and the Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics .  If you wish to be considered by these departments you will have to submit applications to them separately.

If you need further advice or information, the Astrophysics Group graduate admissions team can be contacted at .


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