Imperial College London

Imperial College London

Plastic Electronic Materials

This course aims to provide students with a foundation in the physics; chemistry; materials science and device engineering of plastic electronic materials. The course offers practical training in areas including microscopy; printing and processing; device fabrication and molecular modelling.

Entry requirements

An Honours degree (minimum 2.1) in physics; chemistry; materials science; electrical engineering; chemical engineering or related disciplines.

Course modules

Modules include: Molecular and polymer chemistry; materials science applied to macromolecular materials; optoelectronic processes and modelling; device physics and applications of electroactive materials; advanced courses: structural, optical and electrical characterisation of molecular materials; design and processing of molecular materials; practical training courses include: polymer processing; high volume printing; device fabrication; imaging and advanced measurement of molecular electronic materials; molecular modelling.

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on a combination of written and oral exams and a research project resulting in a thesis.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
DIC Full-time - 1 years
MRes Full-time £ 14,000 per Whole course (home fees) 1 years
MRes Full-time £ 29,000 per Whole course (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
South Kensington Campus Kensington and Chelsea SW7 2AZ South East

Key information

Telephone number: 
020 7594 7512