Materials Science and Engineering MSc Program By University of Birmingham |Top Universities
Subject Ranking

# 92QS Subject Rankings

Program Duration

12 monthsProgram duration

Tuitionfee

$24480/year Tuition fee(GBP)

Main Subject Area

Materials SciencesMain Subject Area

Program overview

Main Subject

Materials Sciences

Degree

MSc

Study Level

Masters

Studying Materials Science and Engineering, you will develop a fundamental understanding of how the properties of a material, such as strength, electronic properties and biocompatibility, are affected by the material’s structure, such as its crystal structure or microstructure. This knowledge can then be used to formulate strategies to develop new materials, such as alloys able to operate at higher temperatures for jet engine blades or high-toughness ceramics for armour applications. This programme will equip you with the skills required to join a wide variety of industries in the capacity of materials specialist, or continue your education at a PhD level.

Program overview

Main Subject

Materials Sciences

Degree

MSc

Study Level

Masters

Studying Materials Science and Engineering, you will develop a fundamental understanding of how the properties of a material, such as strength, electronic properties and biocompatibility, are affected by the material’s structure, such as its crystal structure or microstructure. This knowledge can then be used to formulate strategies to develop new materials, such as alloys able to operate at higher temperatures for jet engine blades or high-toughness ceramics for armour applications. This programme will equip you with the skills required to join a wide variety of industries in the capacity of materials specialist, or continue your education at a PhD level.

Admission requirements

Undergraduate

80+
6+
2.8+
169+
51+
1 Year
Jan-2000

Tuition fee and scholarships

Domestic Students

10,260 GBP
-

International Students

24,480 GBP
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