Materials Design and Engineering
This course gives graduates in science and engineering disciplines an understanding of the role and application of materials. It provides knowledge of traditional and new materials and the science underpinning their behaviour and properties. Students study a range of traditional and modern topics such as joining technology and nanomaterials. The course aims to provide students with a high level of understanding of new and current materials, their applications, and design issues related to their use. Students also develop reporting and research skills and extend their problem solving and written and verbal communication skills. The course gives an insight into the field of materials, bridging the gap between many science and engineering disciplines.
A 2.2 Honours degree, or international equivalent, in chemical engineering, mechanical engineering, physics or chemistry. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||-||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time including foundation year||September 2016||-||24 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Campus||Newcastle upon Tyne||NE1 7RU||North East|
School of Chemical Engineering and Advanced Materials
0191 208 6362