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I'm pursuing a MSc in Mathematical Physics, but I wanted to know whether it is relatable with the Theoretical Physics domain. I know the difference between those too, but I do not want to limit myself in one of these 2 branches.

Having a bachelor degree in Physics, I wanted to emphasise more in the Mathematical concepts of physics theories, thus I chose the Mathematical Physics program. But I wanted to ask, if, getting a MSc in Mathematical Physics, will lead me to a future PhD in Theoretical Physics (concerning String Theory, SUSY, Topological QFT etc), or does it narrows me in the Mathematical domain?

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    $\begingroup$ This is probably dependent upon your institution and the specifics of your course and numerous other things. $\endgroup$ – jacob1729 Aug 6 at 9:24
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    $\begingroup$ Life is complicated and unpredictable thing with a lot of plot twists, nothing prevents you from becoming a philosopher, painter, economist or ruler of the country in the future. There are no infinite potenital barriers between distinct occupations $\endgroup$ – spiridon_the_sun_rotator Aug 6 at 9:32
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    $\begingroup$ it depends on the subject of your Msc. Mathematical physics may include classical mechanics and its advanced theoretical formulation, fluid dynamics, rigorous statistical mechanics etc... All that has a little overlap with the present main subjects of theoretical physics. However you can close the gaps with your personal study, but it could be tiring... My Msc and PhD were in theoretical physics, but I am professor of Mathematical Physics (dealing with mathematcal aspects of modern physics, but also as a lecturer, with advanced classical mechanics), so these reconversion processes exist... $\endgroup$ – Valter Moretti Aug 6 at 9:40