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Materials Science and Engineering, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration

About

Introduces students to the interdisciplinary nature of 21st-century engineering projects with three threads of learning: a technical toolkit, a social science toolkit, and a methodology for problem-based learning. Students encounter the social, political, economic, and technological challenges of engineering practice by participating in actual engineering projects involving public transportation and information infrastructure with faculty and industry. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Principles of Engineering Practice
  • Computational Methods for Materials Scientists and Engineers
  • Modelling, Problem Solving, Computing, and Visualization

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    90

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  • Minimum required score:

    577

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Academic Requirements

  • Submission of the online application. Qualified applicants interested in more than one department must submit separate applications to each department of interest.
  • A $75 application fee. Applications to the MIT Sloan School of Management may have application fees between $75 and $250.
  • Letters of recommendation.
  • A statement of objectives.
  • Official GRE test scores.
  • Official TOEFL or IELTS English proficiency exam test scores.
  • Transcripts.
  • CV or resume

Tuition Fee

  • International

    51832 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 51832 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    51832 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 51832 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Cambridge

  • 1814 - 3760 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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