M.Sc. On Campus

Materials Science and Engineering - Materials Engineering

12 months
30834 USD/year
30834 USD/year
21474 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Materials Science and Engineering - Materials Engineering Option is an interdisciplinary program from New Jersey Institute of Technology that applies the principles of basic sciences and engineering to understanding the behavior of materials, as well as development and applications.


Materials Science and Engineering is the study of the mechanical, physical, and chemical properties of engineering materials, such as metals, ceramics, polymers, and biomaterials.

NJIT’s MS in Materials Science and Engineering curriculum develops skills in problem solving, engineering analysis and design.

Learning Outcomes

While students in the Materials Science and Engineering - Materials Engineering Option M.S. program at New Jersey Institute of Technology learn a wide range of skills and knowledge, we specifically aim for our students to meet the learn the following:

  • An ability to identify, formulate, and solve complex engineering problems by applying principles of engineering, science, and mathematics.
  • An ability to apply engineering design to produce solutions that meet specified needs with consideration of public health, safety, and welfare, as well as global, cultural, social, environmental, and economic factors.
  • An ability to communicate effectively with a range of audiences.
  • An ability to recognize ethical and professional responsibilities in engineering situations and make informed judgments, which must consider the impact of engineering solutions in global, economic, environmental, and societal contexts.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Fundamentals of Engineering Materials
  • Thermodynamics of Materials
  • Diffusion and Solid State Kinetics
  • Composite Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials
  • Nanomaterials

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

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  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application for admission
  • $75 nonrefundable application fee
  • Transcripts from all colleges and universities attended
  • GRE/TOEFL/GMAT/IELTS/Duolingo results
  • One letter of recommendation

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    30834 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 30834 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    30834 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 30834 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    21474 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21474 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Newark

935 - 1600 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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