Why study MSc Materials Science and Engineering?
The Department has a long established international reputation for its research and teaching in materials science and engineering, housing
It has been estimated that 70% of innovations are due to an advance in materials. We aim to prepare you for a career in
- Duration: 1 year full time
- Fees: It's important to find out how much the fees are for your course and get advice on funding your studies. We recommend using the University's fee lookup tool
- Entry requirements: a good honours degree in a chemistry, physics or related engineering subject
- English language requirements: overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent
You'll receive in-depth technical knowledge and advanced expertise in your chosen materials field, develop excellent analytical and research skills as well as enhanced project planning and management capabilities and experience.
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Meet Dr Biqiong Chen, Course Director and Senior Lecturer
Dr Chen's research centres on the scientific understanding of polymer nanocomposites and the development of high-performance polymer nanocomposites for engineering, energy and biomedical applications. Staff profile
Our network of world leading academics, at the cutting edge of their research, inform our courses providing a stimulating, dynamic environment in which to study.
You'll receive support throughout your course, plus a dedicated Supervisor for your research project.
If you have any questions about the course, please contact Course Director Dr Biqiong Chen direct email
The Department has large industrial contracts with several industries. The skills you will gain will be of use for a range of employers as well as providing an ideal background for
Our graduates work across the globe in a variety of roles including:
Employers include BAE Systems, Ramat Polytechnic, Schlumberger, Sultan Saiful Rijal Technical College and The University of Malaya.
Once you've made your decision and are ready to apply, follow our step by step guide. Apply now
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