Loughborough University

Loughborough University

Polymer Science and Technology

This programme provides professional training in polymer science and technology for graduates of science, engineering and technology subjects. Core study areas include polymer science, polymer process engineering, plastics and composites applications, polymer properties, polymer characterisation, polymerisation and polymer blends, plastics processing technology and a project. Optional study areas include plastics processing technology, rubber compounding and processing, adhesive bonding, and sustainable use of materials.

Sponsorship information

Limited number of EPSRC studentships; European Social Fund.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time October 2017 - 1 years
MSc Part-time October 2017 - 3 years
PgCert Part-time October 2017 - 1 years
PgDip Part-time October 2017 - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Loughborough University Loughborough LE11 3TU East Midlands

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Key information

Postgraduate Enquiries
Telephone number: 
01509 222496