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The Faculty of Physics was established in October 2016 to train research specialists in the natural science field of the Higher School of Economics. The first admission to the bachelor's and master's degree programs of the faculty took place in August 2017.
The main features of the HSE Faculty of Physics are:
The HSE Faculty of Physics values research experience as an integral aspect of education, from as early as the undergraduate level. The faculty is being developed in collaboration with leading RAS institutes, including the Landau Institute for Theoretical Physics, Kapitza Institute for Physical Problems, Institute of Solid State Physics, Prokhorov General Physics Institute, Institute for Spectroscopy, and the Space Research Institute.
The Faculty of Physics includes six joint departments:
Undergraduate and Master’s programmes at the new faculty offer both course work and research experience. Students are able to obtain a comprehensive education by attending lectures and seminars, as well as by completing laboratory work. They also have the opportunity to study in HSE’s experimental laboratories created as part of the RAS physics institutes. From their third year of study, undergraduate students can choose a specialisation and carry out research projects in their field.
The academic head of the program is I.V. Bobkova, Ph. D., head of the laboratory at MIPT.
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