University of Cambridge

University of Cambridge

Micro and Nanotechnology Enterprise

This programme combines an in-depth multidisciplinary scientific programme with a global perspective on the commercial opportunities and business practice necessary for successful exploitation of the rapidly-developing fields of nanotechnology and microelectromechanical systems (MEMS); the programme is intended for those who wish to develop focus skills and a commercial awareness of the disciplines of micro- and nanotechnology, and provides an education experience for entrepreneurs.

Entry requirements

UK Bachelor's degree (minimum 2.1) in a physical sciences or relevant biological sciences subject; overseas students might need a Master's level degree before admission. IELTS score of 7.5.

Assessment methods

A dissertation of not more than 15,000 words in length (including tables, figure legends and appendices, but excluding bibliography) on a major project, involving (i) in-depth scientific research (following a literature survey in the same scientific field), or (ii) an in-depth case study concerned with a topic in science, business, ethics, law or policy (related to the topic covered during the literature survey). The assessment will include a viva voce examination.

Sponsorship information

Funding is available to selected students, from the EPSRC and Cambridge Trusts; there are deadlines by which overseas applications must be made.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 9,468 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 23,800 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 9,468 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 9,468 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 9,468 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years

Campus details

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

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