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College of Physical Sciences and Engineering

The College of Physical Sciences and Engineering is a centre of academic excellence, internationally renowned for research and teaching excellence, innovation, industrial engagement, sustainable solutions and societal impact.

The College of Physical Sciences and Engineering comprises of seven academic Schools working together to find sustainable solutions to some of the world’s most pressing challenges. Our interdisciplinary approach facilitates research and teaching innovation and excellence, industrial engagement and societal impact.

Choose from courses tailored to suit your interests and career ambitions.

Our world-leading research is recognised for its quality and impact.

Our diverse international community drives our teaching and research excellence.

News

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Arctic sea ice can’t ‘bounce back’

21 January 2020

New research shows shrinking sea ice cannot be expected to return rapidly if climate change is slowed or reversed

Professor Sophie Gilliat-Ray and Professor Ian Weeks

New Year Honours

9 January 2020

University community recognised for achievements

Artist's rendition of a binary neutron star merger

Scientists spot spectacular neutron star collision

9 January 2020

Cardiff University researchers detect gravitational waves emanating from the merger of two neutron stars in a distant galaxy