M.Sc. On Campus

Metallurgical Engineering

Missouri University of Science and Technology

12 months
23520 USD/year
22170 USD/year
7840 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Metallurgical Engineering program at Missouri University of Science and Technology in the department of materials science and engineering offers comprehensive graduate education in a number of areas including physical and mechanical metallurgy, extractive metallurgy, metals casting, joining and forming, and manufacturing metallurgy.


Further information on these opportunities and facilities available to carry out research in metallurgical engineering may be found under materials science and engineering.

M.S. and Ph.D. degrees are offered in Metallurgical Engineering. Recognizing the educational value of research, most metallurgical engineering M.S. degree candidates complete a thesis program. Non-thesis exceptions may be granted in special circumstances.

The total number of hours required for the M.S. in metallurgical engineering is 30. A minimum of 6 hours of 6000-level lectures and a minimum of 11 hours graduate research on the Missouri S&T campus are required. A maximum of 6 hours of 4000-level lectures may be accepted.


It is the policy of the Missouri University of Science and Technology to provide full and equal employment opportunities to all persons without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status; to prohibit discrimination in recruitment, employment or conditions of employment, including salary and benefits related thereto; to promote employment opportunity and to take affirmative action in this regard.

Programme Structure

Courses Include:
  • Advanced Steels And Their Treatment
  • Metals Treatment Laboratory
  • Nonferrous Alloys
  • Advanced Process Metallurgy Applications
  • Transport Phenomena In Extractive Metallurgy
  • Advanced Metals Casting
  • Casting Laboratory
  • Refining Of Metals
  • Nondestructive Testing
  • Nondestructive Testing Laboratory
  • Scanning Electron Microscopy
  • Transmission Electron Microscopy
  • Metallurgical Failure Analysis
  • Advanced Materials Selection And Fabrication
  • Materials Behavior
  • Electrical Systems and Controls for Materials
  • Environmental Aspects Of Metals Manufacturing
  • Principles Of Engineering Materials
  • High Temperature And Corrosion Resistant Alloys

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

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30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A submitted online application
  • $75 non-refundable application fee
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Transcripts (in English) from all colleges and universities attended. All unofficial copies of transcripts and scores can be uploaded to your online application for S&T to review. Upon arrival on campus, you must request that an official copy of your transcript(s) to be sent to us directly from your previous university’s registrar's office and all official scores reported directly from the respective testing agency. Once we receive the official documents, we will verify them. If there are any discrepancies between the unofficial documents you submitted, Missouri S&T will withdraw your admission and you will not be allowed to apply to S&T in the future.
  • A statement of purpose
  • A resume or curriculum vitae

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23520 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23520 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    22170 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22170 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    7840 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7840 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Missouri City

1036 - 1920 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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