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Masters in particle physics

  1. Oct 5, 2013 #1
    Hello friends..I'm an electronics engineering student from India and I would like to pursue masters in theoretical physics(particle physics) in a good university abroad...what are my options??Does my engineering gpa matter for physics masters admission??I hope to get a reply soon... :smile:
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  3. Oct 5, 2013 #2


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    Do your own self test. Start here:


    A question: what do you intend to do with a Masters in theoretical particle physics? The probability of you actually working in that area is extremely small without a PhD, especially in light of the fact that there are many theoretical particle physicists with PhDs also looking and competing for the same jobs.

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