College of Engineering and Technology

University of Derby

Advanced Materials and Additive Manufacturing

This new course has been established with the Institute for Innovation and Sustainable Engineering (IISE) and with funding from HEFCE. It's appropriate to both recent graduates and those in work, and is ideal for students who have undertaken study in other subjects who wish to start a career in manufacturing and other high-tech industries. Additive manufacturing (AM) is an emerging advanced manufacture technology. By combining study in this area with advanced materials, you'll gain an understanding of the challenges in using this technology to produce specific properties in components using this technique. Materials and their ability to be designed and manufactured sustainably in complex geometries is particularly important to innovation in the industries of automobiles, trains and planes, as well as architecture and biomedical applications. There are growing opportunities for graduates who can forge a future for companies in the exciting area of materials and manufacturing development.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2017 £ 6,000 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 £ 12,000 per Whole course (International) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2017 £ 667 per Credit module (home fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Markeaton Street Campus Derby DE22 3AW East Midlands

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Institute for Innovation and Sustainable Engineering
Markeaton Street
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