University of Liverpool
Advanced Engineering Materials
Applicants study the microstructure-property relationships of structural and functional materials; and of the methods available for processing, testing, examining and characterising these materials. This programme has been developed for graduates from almost any of the other physical science or engineering disciplines to convert to materials science and engineering. Project work contributes 60 credits, which will be based on a topic of industrial or scientific relevance, and will be carried out in laboratories in the University or at an approved placement in industry.
A 2.2 Honours degree or better and in an appropriate field of study. Equivalent overseas degrees together with an acceptable English language qualification are also accepted. Individual consideration is given to mature engineers with significant and relevant experience and with professional qualifications. IELTS 6.0 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each component). TOEFL iBT 88 or above with minimum scores in components as follows: listening and writing 21, reading 22, speaking 23.
Compulsory modules include: Materials Processing and Selection; Electronic and Optical Device Materials; Materials Characterisation and Failure Analysis; Composite Materials; Smart Materials; Laser Materials Processing (materials graduates only); Structural Biomaterials (materials graduates only); Microstructure and Strengthening Mechanisms (non-materials graduates only); Materials In Hostile Environments (non-materials graduates only); Project (60 Credits).
These include a dissertation.
International MSc(Eng) student scholarships.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc (Eng)||Full-time||£ 5,300 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MSc (Eng)||Full-time||£ 15,700 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|City Centre Campus||Liverpool||L3 5PS||North West|
0151 794 5927