5th in the UK for Research Excellence

Research Excellence Framework 2014

Our world-leading staff and talented graduates help to shape the world around us, developing innovative materials to improve lives and protect the environment.

Supporting your studies

We recognise that studying overseas is a major undertaking, both personally and financially, and aim to assist you through scholarships and awards.

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Tissue engineering: the fabric of recovery

Professor Sheila MacNeil outlines her multifaceted tissue engineering research and explains how developments in the field have enabled the creation of life-changing solutions for patients.

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Your future starts here

Study with us and you'll be joining an international community of staff, working together to offer a stimulating and innovative environment in which you can become professional material scientists and engineers of the future.

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Teaching in the Quarrell lab

Study with us

Our world-class staff will help you to develop as a scientist and engineer. You'll learn about the science of materials, and how to develop new materials and technologies for industry and manufacturing.

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World-class research

A world leading department, with a strong history of excellence for research. The 2014 Research Excellence Framework puts us in the UK top 10 for research output and 5th for research excellence in materials science.

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