University of Birmingham
Science and Engineering of Materials
This is an EPSRC-sponsored programme that comprises a major research project, which can be based in the university or in industry, and 6 taught modules (4 compulsory and 2 optional).
An Honours degree (minimum 2.1) or equivalent in physical science or engineering.
Compulsory modules: Introduction to materials; effective project management; materials characterisation; presentation and communication skills/team skills development; plus optional modules from: advanced electron microscopy; biomaterials; design against failure; environmental degradation of alloys; functional materials; intermetallics, metal matrix composites and ceramic matrix composites; materials in microsystems engineering; materials for sustainable environmental technologies; net shape manufacturing; polymer science and soft matter; sensors and composites; surface engineering.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MRes||Full-time||£ 4,110 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MRes||Full-time||£ 17,900 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MRes||Part-time||£ 2,055 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Edgbaston Campus||Birmingham||B15 2TU||West Midlands|
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