Physicists explore the fundamental nature of almost everything we know about.  They probe the furthest reaches of the Earth to study the smallest pieces of matter and the universe deep beneath the surface of normal human experience.

The top 7 university courses entered with this A Level are Maths, Physics, Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Computer Science, Economics and Business.  Physics is considered a facilitating A Level’by the Russell Group universities, increasing course options.  Studying A Level Physics offers a vast number of career opportunities, including the cutting edge of engineering, astrophysics, chemical physics, nanotechnology, renewable energy, geology, geophysics and more.

To gain a further understanding of specific aspects of Physics that interest  you visit the NPL website at, which makes excellent reading for any budding Physicist.