Master's Degree in Condensed Matter Physics and Biological Systems [Specialization in Biophysics / Specialization in Nanophysics]


A modification of this Master program is pending of approval by the evaluating agency.

  • The Master’s Degree in Condensed Matter Physics and Biological Systems is aimed at graduates in Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology, Biochemistry, Health Sciences and degrees in the field of Science and Engineering who are interested in Condensed Matter Physics and Nanoscience, or in the quantitative study of organisms, systems and biological processes from the perspective of Physics. The programme seeks to provide training for future researchers in a multidisciplinary atmosphere of excellence.

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    Specific admission requirements:

    To access the Master’s Degree in Condensed Matter Physics and Biological Systems is necessary to meet the general conditions of access and admission of students for all masters, as reflected in the rules of postgraduate studies at UAM.


    As regards the specific conditions for admission to Master’s Degree, must be entitled higher (Bachelor or Degree) in Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Engineering or similar, particularly in the case of applicants from Latin American countries, students with higher education may have no direct equivalent in Spain.


    Since the Master is taught in English, students must have knowledge of English to enable them to understand and write scientific texts in English as well as understand seminars taught in English (B2 level or equivalent).

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    Applicants with access studies pending finalization must include a Statement of having finished the previous studies stating the expected date of finalization.



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Description of the degree

  • Current academic offer
  • Centre, department or institute responsible: Department of Condensed Matter Physics and Department of Theoretical Physics of Condensed Matter
  • Location: Faculty of Sciences
  • Year established: 2014-2015
  • Type: In-class
  • Credits 60 ECTS
  • Minimum ECTS per enrolment / per year: 24/part-time students; 36/full-time students
  • Teaching languages English
  • Número de plazas ofertadas: 50

Contact Details


Enrique Velasco


Itinerary Coordinators:
Nanophysics: Esteban Moreno
Biophysics: Raúl Guantes


Departament of Condensed Matter Physics, Faculty of Sciences, Module 03, 601, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, 28049 Madrid
Telephono: 914974740


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