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Royal Holloway is a UK project partner for phase 2 upgrade of the Large Hadron Collider

Academics at Royal Holloway Physics are part of a group of scientists, engineers and technicians from the UK to embark on a £26M project to help upgrade the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) at CERN.


Physics Research degrees (PhD) opportunities

Discover research degrees in our department that spans a wide range of fundamental and applied areas of Physics.


SuperFab - UK Centre for Superconducting and Hybrid Quantum Systems (UK-CSQS)

SuperFab at Royal Holloway, University of London is a world-class university cleanroom and home of the UK Centre for Superconducting and Hybrid Quantum Systems (UK-CSQS).

97% of our Physics graduates are in work or further study within six months of graduating.

Source: Destination of Leavers in Higher Education, 2018

96% Overall satisfaction from our students

Source: National Student Survey, 2020

Top 3 UK Physics Department

Source: Physics subject rankings, The Guardian 2021