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School of Physics, Astronomy and Mathematics

Welcome to the School where excellence in teaching meets excellence in research. Interact with leading scientists and mathematicians, use our state-of-the-art facilities and learn in a friendly and stimulating environment.

Contact information

Phone

+44 (0)1707 284394

Address

School of Physics, Astronomy and Mathematics
University of Hertfordshire
Hatfield
Hertfordshire
AL10 9AB
UK

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About the School of Physics, Astronomy and Maths

About the School of Physics, Astronomy and Maths

See why you should come to the University of Hertfordshire to study. Find out what we can offer you....

Staff expertise in Physics, Astronomy and Mathematics

Staff expertise in Physics, Astronomy and Mathematics

From nuclear astrophysics, numerical algorithms and laser spectroscopy to mathematical techniques – our staff hold extensive expertise in the areas of Physics, Astronomy and Mathematics....

Research in Physics, Astronomy and Mathematics

Research in Physics, Astronomy and Mathematics

Read about our world-leading research programme which feeds strongly into our teaching....

Student successes in the School of Physics, Astronomy and Mathematics

Student successes in the School of Physics, Astronomy and Mathematics

View the graduate profiles to find out some of the rewarding careers that our students have chosen....

Outreach

Outreach

Find out about science and mathematics outreach for the general public and local schools....

Observatory open evenings

Observatory open evenings

Our observatory at Bayfordbury is the hub of our astronomy outreach programme. The observatory plays host to weekly evening visits from small groups, clubs and school parties....

  • Planet-like object may have spent its youth as hot as a star

    Planet-like object may have spent its youth as hot as a star

    An international team of astronomers, led by the University of Hertfordshire, has discovered an extremely cool object that could have a particularly diverse history - although it is now as...

    5th Aug 2014 – 15:13

  • Employment rates rises for Hertfordshire graduates

    Employment rates rises for Hertfordshire graduates

    The University of Hertfordshire has received its highest graduate employment rate for ten years, climbing 45 places in the national Destination of Leavers from Higher Education (DLHE) survey and is...

    3rd Jul 2014 – 13:38

  • Making Trouble - Emma Donaldson

    Making Trouble - Emma Donaldson

    Emma Donaldson has exhibited extensively across Ireland, and UH Galleries are delighted to present her first major solo exhibition in the UK....

    19th Sep 2014 – 10:00

  • Bayfordbury Observatory

    Bayfordbury Observatory

    Public open evenings are held at Bayfordbury Observatory once a month from October to March....

    31st Oct 2014 – 18:00