12 months
33482 USD/year
33482 USD/year
12170 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
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The Master of Materials Engineering at Auburn University provides students an advanced level of knowledge in mechanical properties, materials structure, materials thermodynamics, kinetics and electrical, optical and magnetic properties of materials.


Materials Engineering offers graduate programs of instruction and research leading to the degrees of master of science (MS) and doctor of philosophy (PhD). All applicants must submit GRE scores for the General Test. Students completing all degree programs are expected to have knowledge in the following areas: mechanical properties; materials structure; materials thermodynamics; kinetics; and electrical, optical and magnetic properties of materials. 

There are no foreign language or minor requirements for Materials Engineering graduate degrees. All students must submit an approved plan of study within one year of matriculating in the program.


  • The Master of Materials Engineering is offered at Auburn University.
  • GRE scores are required, or TOEFL scores for international students. The GRE requirement is waived for online students; however, international applicants are still required to submit TOEFL scores.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Have a plan of study approved by student's advisory committee before the end of the second semester
  • Pass an on-campus oral examination
  • Complete a final presentation (approximately one hour) on a materials engineering project

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

 International applicants should submit all required materials at least 90 days before the first day of class of the semester in which the student wishes to begin graduate study.


30 SCH


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree or its equivalent from an accredited college or university.
  •     Up to three (3) letters of recommendation may be required by the department.  Applicants should contact the department to find out, first, if letters are required.  If so, how many?  And how should these letters be submitted?
  •     One official transcript of all undergraduate and any graduate credits from each school previously attended. If an Auburn University transcript, the Graduate School will acquire the transcript for you
  •     International applicants should provide an official original language transcript and final diploma/certificate(s) accompanied by a certified English translation of each document.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    33482 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16741 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    33482 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16741 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    12170 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6085 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Auburn

850 - 1300 USD /month
Living costs

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


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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