M.Sc. On Campus

Advanced Materials Engineering

Edinburgh Napier University

12 months
16875 GBP/year
6525 GBP/year
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Develop specialised knowledge in this course which is accredited by the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining with this Advanced Materials Engineering at the Edinburgh Napier University.


Offered only at selected universities in Scotland at Masters Level, this Advanced Materials Engineering at the Edinburgh Napier University is information rich, but also provides a significant degree of hands-on practical work that utilises a wide range of manufacturing, testing and characterisation equipment.

The limited number of graduates in this area, combined with the knowledge, expertise and practical skills developed in this specialised field, gives you a major advantage over other engineering graduates as you seek employment within the materials-related industries.


  • Manufacturing
  • Design, energy engineering and renewables
  • Chemical engineering
  • Offshore engineering, materials testing
  • Advising and assuring companies
  • Regulatory authorities and automotive
  • Aerospace and defence industries

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Ceramic and Composite Materials
  • Energy Materials 
  • Forensic Materials Engineering 
  • Metallic Materials 
  • Plastics Materials
  • Smart Materials and Surfaces 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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  • You can apply all year round


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The entry requirement for this course is a Bachelor (Honours) Degree at a 2:2 or above. We look for applicants to have a background in physical science, engineering, physics, chemistry or sports science in order to be eligible for this programme.
  • We may also consider lesser qualifications if you have sufficient relevant work experience within the industry.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16875 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16875 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    6525 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6525 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • Scotland, England, Wales, Northern Ireland, and Republic of Ireland: £6,525
  • Overseas and EU £16,875

Living costs for Edinburgh

725 - 1167 GBP /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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