Join our Graduate Program in Physics
The Department of Physics and Astronomy offers Master’s and PhD degrees in Physics, and all students admitted to our graduate program receive full financial support. The University of Mississippi carries the R1 Carnegie designation reserved for doctoral universities with the highest level of research activity.
Learn more about our research successes
UM’s LIGO Team announces the first detection of gravitational waves
Announcement of the discovery of the Higgs boson
UM’s National Center for Physical Acoustics