University of Cambridge

University of Cambridge

Micromechanics and Materials

Research areas include: mechanics of composites; processing; active materials; metal forming and machining; impact mechanics, mechanisms of plasticity and creep, fracture mechanics and fatigue; process modelling; composites, polymers and cellular materials; failure of ceramics, tribology and surface contact phenomena; bioengineering; materials selection, process selection and design.

Entry requirements

Upper 2nd Class degree or overseas equivalent; applicants whose 1st language is not English must have IELTS 7.0 with at least 6.0 in each element; TOEFL 600 with TWE 5.0; or other acceptable test.

Assessment methods

Research project.

Sponsorship information

Limited number of EPSRC funded PhD studentships available to UK/EU students.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 3,924 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 3,924 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 3,924 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 3,924 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time October 2016 GBP 18,732 per Year 1 (International) 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Cambridge University Cambridge CB2 1TN East of England

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