Quantum Physics, 10 credits

Academic year 2022/2023

  • Spring 2023, 33%, Campus

    Start date: 20 February 2023

    End date: 4 June 2023

    Application deadline: 17 October 2022

    Application code: UU-63036 Application

    Language of instruction: The course will be taught in English, if needed

    Location: Uppsala

    Selection: All qualified applicants will be admitted.

    Registration: 6 February 2023 – 19 February 2023

Entry requirements: Mechanics II/KF. Participation in Transform Methods, Electromagnetism I, Waves and Optics and Mathematical Methods of Physics that can be taken simultaneously. Knowledge in special relativity (from e.g. participation in Mechanics III or Astrophysics I).


If you are not a citizen of a European Union (EU) or European Economic Area (EEA) country, or Switzerland, you are required to pay application or tuition fees. Formal exchange students will be exempted from tuition fees, as well as the application fee. Read more about fees.

Application fee: SEK 900

Tuition fee, first semester: SEK 21,667

Tuition fee, total: SEK 21,667

About the course

Introduction to the concepts and methods of modern physics. Fundamental quantum mechanics and the theory of atoms and molecules. A training in experimental techniques and how to interpret observations in terms of quantum physical models, is also given.

More information


Department of Physics and Astronomy

Ångströmlaboratoriet, Lägerhyddsvägen 1

Box 516, 751 20 UPPSALA

Study counsellor

Email: studievagledare@physics.uu.se

Telephone: +46 18 471 35 21