Where can I study astronomy in the UK?
- University of Sheffield.
- University of Southampton.
- University of St Andrews.
- Durham University.
- University of Liverpool.
- University of Nottingham.
- University of Portsmouth.
- Birkbeck, University of London.
Which University is better for astronomy?
|University of California, Berkeley||1st|
|California Institute of Technology||=2nd|
|Massachusetts Institute of Technology||=4th|
WHAT A levels do you need to study astronomy? Entry requirements
You’ll usually need: 5 GCSEs at grades 9 to 4 (A* to C), or equivalent, including English, maths and science. 2 or 3 A levels, or equivalent, including maths and physics.
What do I need to study astronomy UK? As it is about the physics of the whole universe and how everything in it works, astronomers need to have a good knowledge of physics and maths, and chemistry is pretty helpful too. You would need to get good grades in your GCSEs and A-levels or Highers if you want to go on and study further.