First cycle degree in

Astronomy

Class: L-30 - Physics

Class L-30 - Physics
Duration 3 years
Branch Padova
Language Italian
Tuition fees and scholarships
Programme coordinator ENRICO MARIA CORSINI
Access Restricted
Reference structures Department of physics and astronomy, School of science



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Characteristics and objectives
The course provides the fundamentals of astronomy and astrophysics in addition to a good knowledge of classical and modern physics and adequate mathematical skills. At the end, the graduate student will know how to choose the proper observational setup and theoretical model to address an astrophysical problem by acquiring, analyzing, and modeling astronomical data.

Occupational opportunities
Graduate students with a B.Sc. Degree in Astronomy can find a job in companies interested in optics, space technology, scientific instrumentation, software development, and data analysis or they can carry out applied research in industrial and academic laboratories. Graduate students interested in pursuing research in astronomy or in teaching in middle and high schools need to complete their formation getting a M.Sc. Degree.

From Bachelor's degree to Master's degree
The B.Sc. Degree in Astronomy provides admission to the M.Sc. in Astrophysics and Cosmology.