Metallurgical Engineering, M.Sc. | University of Nevada, Reno | Reno, United States
12 months
Duration
21592 USD/year
21592 USD/year
5500 USD/year
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About

The Metallurgical Engineering program at University of Nevada, Reno studies a broad field that deals with all sorts of metal-related areas.

Overview

The three main branches of the Metallurgical Engineering program at University of Nevada, Reno are physical metallurgy, extractive metallurgy, and mineral processing.

Students at Metallurgical Engineering program at University of Nevada, Reno will learn to:

  • take advantage of differences in physical and/or chemical properties to develop, manage, and control processes for liberating, separating, and concentrating valuable minerals in ores.
  • produce and purify metals from concentrates and ores and metal recycling using hydrometallurgy (aqueous processing), electrometallurgy (electrochemical processing), and pyrometallurgy (high-temperature processing).
  • process metals into products by various means, such as casting, forging, extrusion, and powder techniques. He/she controls engineering properties of metals, such as strength, hardness, and fatigue, by alloying, annealing and heat treatment.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Pyrometallurgy
  • Extractive Metallurgy Laboratory
  • Hydrometallurgy 
  • Solution Mining, Heap Leach Design and Optimization 
  • Advanced Inorganic Chemistry
  • Environmental Chemistry of Metals

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

32 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required
GMAT admission requirements GMAT
500

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree or recognized equivalent from a regionally accredited institution
  • Online application
  • Official transcripts from every institution attended for a complete history of your education
  • Resume or curriculum vitae
  • Statement of purpose
  • Three letters of recommendation

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21592 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21592 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    21592 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21592 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    5500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5500 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Reno

860 - 1230 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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