Why study MSc(Eng) Aerospace Materials?
A fantastic time to be a specialist in aerospace materials, there are many exciting and revolutionary technologies being developed in industry with many requiring new ways of thinking about materials.
The UK has 17% of the world’s aerospace industry, second only to the USA, and Sheffield is in the heartland of the UK aerospace industry, meaning many international aerospace companies look to the Department to discover ways to improve both materials and processes for use in their products.
This course is designed for students who wish to broaden their knowledge base appropriate to the under surge of materials of construction used in the aerospace industry.
- Duration: 1 year full time
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- Entry requirements: a good honours degree in materials, metallurgy, chemistry or a related engineering subject from an approved institution
- English language requirements: overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent
- Fully accredited by the IoM3: upon graduating you will have the underpinning knowledge for later professional registration as a Chartered Engineer (CEng)
This course is specifically designed to give students both the breadth and depth in the fundamentals of aerospace materials and how they can be applied to industrial problems - giving you the skills of direct use to a range of employers.
|How you'll learn||
Working alongside students and staff from across the globe, you’ll tackle real-world projects, and attend lectures, seminars, laboratory practicals and masterclasses delivered by academic and industry experts, including those from the Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) with Boeing.
You’ll be assessed by formal examinations, coursework assignments and a dissertation.
|Meet our students||
Meet Professor Eric Palmiere, Course Director and Professor of Metallurgy
Our graduates are working across manufacturing, research and development, technology and construction, and higher education sectors in such roles as:
Employers include Astrium, Siemens Industrial Turbomachinery, Suzhong Zhongmenzi Technology.
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