University of Manchester

University of Manchester

Advanced Composites

This programme provides an in-depth understanding of the key factors that govern the structure, processing, properties and applications of advanced composite materials.

Entry requirements

A 2.2 Honours degree or above (or equivalent) in chemistry, physics, materials, engineering and related subjects; applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS score of 6.5 or TOEFL 570 with 5.0 in the test of written English (TWE) or CBTOEFL 230 with 5.0 in the TWE.

Course modules

Modules include: Introduction to materials science and engineering; introduction to advanced composites materials; technical textiles; composites manufacturing; composites design; composites engineering; research project.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by a research project.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 5,950 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 16,700 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months
MSc Part-time - 24 months
PgCert Part-time - 24 months
Part-time - 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Manchester Manchester M13 9PL North West

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