Graduate Program in Physics

The UMass Amherst Physics Department offers both the Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) and Master of Science (M.S.) degrees with a wide variety of curricular and research opportunities for graduate students.  For current UMass undergrads, we also offer an accelerated (4+1) Master's Program. All students in the graduate program are encouraged to make use of the many professional development opportunities available both through the department and the Graduate School's Office of Professional Development.

PhD Program

Master of Science Programs

Physics Graduate Program Handbook

Graduate Student Awards

Graduate Courses

Physics Commmunity Organization

Contacts and Useful Links