School of Physics & Astronomy

UCAS Visit Days for Mathematical Physics Offer Holders


All undergraduate applicants who receive an offer are invited to a UCAS visit day, which is an opportunity for you to see for yourself the Schools of Physics & Astronomy and Mathematical Sciences, and the University in general.

If you have any problems booking on to a UCAS Visit Day, or would like to know more about which dates are available to you, please contact our Mathematical Physics Admissions Tutor, Dr Janette Dunn (email or telephone, 0115 951 5135 ).

How to book a visit day?

You can book your place on a visit day by logging into MyNottingham using the Student ID you were sent in your acknowledgement email.  If you do not know your Student ID, please contact

What happens on the visit day?

A typical visit includes the following...

  • Mathematical Physics at Nottingham - A presentation by the Mathematical Physics Admissions Tutors, Dr Janette Dunn and Dr Sasha Ossipov.
  • Lunch – A buffet lunch is available with staff and current Mathematical Physics / Physics & Astronomy students to answer any questions you may have about the courses or student life at the University of Nottingham.
  • Student Presentations – A series of short (5 min) presentations from undergraduate and postgraduate students on a range of topics including personal perspectives on placements and internships they’ve undertaken; research projects; PhD opportunities; and PhysSoc and the Physics & Astronomy student experience.
  • A 15 minute meeting with a member of staff to discuss your application
  • Tours of the School of Physics & Astronomy and the Mathematical Sciences building


School of Physics and Astronomy

The University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham NG7 2RD

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