12 months
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22150 GBP/year
10825 GBP/year
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About

With a fundamental interest in materials science, this Advanced Materials programme offered by Cranfield University will develop your understanding of materials’ properties, selection, processing and advanced design procedures.

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Overview

This Advanced Materials programme offered by Cranfield University is suitable for graduates with science, applied science, maths, engineering or related degrees keen to pursue careers in the development or exploitation of materials; graduates currently working in industry keen to extend their qualifications; individuals wishing to start/progress their career; or individuals with other qualifications who possess considerable relevant experience.

Your career

On completion of this MSc, graduates have a broader network of global contacts, increased opportunities for individual specialism and a wide range of careers options involving materials with responsibilities in research, development, design, engineering, consultancy and management.

Our graduates find careers with global industries alongside innovative start-ups and SMEs which have included:

  • Airbus,
  • Cytec Industries,
  • Marshalls Aerospace,
  • National Composites Centre,
  • Nippon Sheet Glass Co. Ltd,
  • Rolls-Royce,
  • Solvay.

Accreditation

The MSc in Advanced Materials is accredited by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE), Royal Aeronautical Society (RAes), Instituition of Engineering & technology (IET) & Institute of Materials, Minerals & Mining (IOM3) on behalf of the Engineering Council as meeting the requirements for Further Learning for registration as a Chartered Engineer. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Failure of Materials and Structures
  • Finite Element Analysis
  • General Management
  • Materials Selection
  • Surface Science and Engineering
  • Composites Manufacturing for High Performance Structures 

Audience

This course is suitable for graduates with science, applied science, maths, engineering or related degrees keen to pursue careers in the development or exploitation of materials; graduates currently working in industry keen to extend their qualifications; individuals wishing to start/ progress their career; or individuals with other qualifications who possess considerable relevant experience.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Part-time: throughout the year.
  • We recommend that you apply as early as possible to secure your place.

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Candidates must possess, or be expected to achieve, a first or second class UK Honours degree or equivalent in a relevant science, engineering or related discipline. Other relevant qualifications, together with significant experience, may be considered. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    22150 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22150 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    10825 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10825 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.

Home:

  • MSc Part-time £22,150  
  • PgDip Full-time £17,950
  • PgDip Part-time £17,950  
  • PgCert Full-time £8,950
  • PgCert Part-time £8,950

International:

  • MSc Part-time £10,825 
  • PgDip Full-time £8,250
  • PgDip Part-time £8,250  
  • PgCert Full-time £4,750
  • PgCert Part-time £4,750 

Living costs for Cranfield

700 - 1300 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

  • The Hingston Scholarship
  • Global Manufacturing Leadership Masters Scholarship
  • GREAT China Scholarship
  • Masters Loan from Student Finance England
  • Santander Scholarship
  • Commonwealth Scholarships for Developing Countries

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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