Master of Science in Physics

Program Description

The Department of Physics at the University of Houston has 31 ranked faculty members, including nine distinguished or chaired professors. Faculty members have been recognized on the national and international level. Among the faculty ranks is a member of the National Academy of Sciences and American Academy of Arts and Sciences. Faculty members have received awards such as the National Medal of Science, the Freedoms Foundation Award, the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Award, the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation Senior Scientist Award, the Materials Research Society Von Hippel Award, and the Max Planck Research Award.

UH physics faculty members serve on national peer-review panels to evaluate competitive research grants and edit prestigious scientific journals. Students, postdoctoral fellows and faculty interact to create a research-intensive atmosphere. Collaborations are common with faculty in other departments, the UH Cullen College of Engineering, and outside the university with agencies such as NASA, and many U.S. and foreign universities.

Admission Requirements

  • To be considered for acceptance to the master's program, applicants must have at least a 3.0 GPA overall and at least a 3.0 in the major. 
  • GRE Required

IELTS Requirements

Listening Reading Writing Speaking Overall
6.5 6.5 6.5 6.5 6.5


  • Total 30 Credits program
  • Yearly tuition fee is given
  • I20(Visa Letter) can be obtained only after submitting a bank statement with a balance of USD $40,674.
  • Official documents required

Course Features
  • Country United States of America
  • City Houston
  • State Texas
  • Course Duration 2 Year
  • Application fee 80 USD
  • Tuition fees yearly 26,374 USD
  • Cost of Living per year 14,300 USD
  • Starting dates Fall & Spring
  • IELTS (Total) 6.5
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