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Physics - Faculty of Science - Leiden University

Physics (MSc)

Application deadlines

The master's programme Physics starts in September. Other starting dates are only possible in exceptional cases and are not recommended.

Starting in September

  • If you need a visa, residence permit or accommodation via Leiden University Housing Office, the deadline is 1 April.
  • If you do not need a visa, residence permit or accommodation via Leiden University Housing Office, the deadline is 15 June.

Apply early!

Just in case you might have to take an additional entrance exam or submit additional documentation, you should always apply as early as possible. If you apply at the last minute, you risk missing deadlines, such as those for accommodation or visa applications. Late applications will only be considered in exceptional cases, and at the discretion of the faculty Board of Admissions.

Scholarships, grants and loans

Do you want to apply for a scholarship, grant or loan? Please note, these have different application deadlines. Read more

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