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Science and Engineering of Materials

University of Birmingham

M.Res.
12 months
Duration
22500 GBP/year
4380 GBP/year
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About

This Science and Engineering of Materials programme at University of Birmingham comprises a major research project and six taught modules, four compulsory and two optional. 

Overview

The research project can be taken full-time or part-time and can be carried out in the University or by industrial collaboration with a company. The School will provide the research supervisor and will arrange for all necessary facilities and resources.  Alternatively, the research project can be carried out in an industrial research laboratory with both academic and industrial supervisors. 

This Science and Engineering of Materials programme at University of Birmingham comprises a major research project (two-thirds of the year) and six taught modules (one-third of the year), which are taken intermittently throughout the year. 

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Programme Structure

Course include:

  • Introduction to Materials
  • Effective Project Management
  • Materials Characterisation
  • Communication Skills
  • Electron Microscopy
  • Biomaterials
  • Design Against Failure
  • Functional Materials

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Upper Second Class

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A 2:1 Honours degree in a physical science or engineering subject.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    22500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 22500 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    4380 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4380 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • £2,190 UK/EU students, part-time

Funding

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