Studying Physics in Wales

You can become a member of the Institute of Physics if you are enrolled on a physics related course at a university or institute of technology. For a nominal fee you can become a member for the duration of your undergraduate degree with full benefits of membership.

The student wing of the Institute of Physics is called Nexus and provides a communication channel for the student community throughout the UK and Ireland.

Active physics societies in Wales

Aberystwyth University - PHYSOC

Cardiff University - CHAOS

Swansea University - PHYSOC

To contact any of the societies above, please email and your email will be forwarded accordingly.

Higher education representatives in Wales
Representatives exist in most departments in the UK and Ireland to promote the Institute and the benefits it offers to their students. They maintain the notice boards and distribute membership information.

To contact the representatives please email

Aberystwyth University – Dr Eleri Pryse

Swansea University – Linda Andrews

Related information

IOP in Wales

IOP's main website

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