Materials Engineering, M.Sc. | Ben-Gurion University of the Negev | Beersheba, Israel
24 months
5000 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The aim of the M.Sc. program in Materials Engineering at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev is to provide students with expertise and advanced knowledge in their selected field of specialization. 


The Department of Materials Engineering offers graduate programs leading to M.Sc. or Ph.D. degrees in Materials Engineering.


The research is led by an outstanding team of faculty members – all are leading researchers in their areas. The Department provides access to exceptional facilities and state-of-the-art equipment. The research areas encompass both practical and theoretical aspects of materials engineering, including metals, ceramic-metal composites, polymers, electronic materials, thermoelectric materials, semiconductor materials and devices, biomaterials, nanomaterials, magnetic materials, and modern methods of materials characterization. The Department encourages interdisciplinary research, and part of the research work can be carried out in cooperation with specialist researchers from other disciplines, such as Physics, Chemistry, Electro-optical Engineering and Mechanical Engineering.

Students in the M.Sc. program in Materials Engineering at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev carry out advanced research supervised by an expert faculty member. Students graduating with a M.Sc. degree are qualified for senior R&D positions in industry, and can continue towards Ph.D. studies. In particular, M.Sc. studies can be extended to Ph.D. studies in a combined track such that the thesis exam serves also as the Ph.D. candidacy exam.

Programme Structure

Research areas:

  • Materials engineering
  • Electronic materials
  • Thermoelectric materials
  • Semiconductor materials and devices
  • Biomaterials

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A B.Sc. degree in Materials Engineering or in closely related fields from an accredited institution, at a minimum GPA of 80/100 according to the Israeli grading system.
  • A TOEFL score of at least 85/120 or the equivalent score in an internationally recognized English proficiency exam is required. The English proficiency requirement is waived for applicants who received their B.Sc. degree in a program taught in English.
  • GRE is recommended but not required.
  • Prior to applying to the M.Sc. program, the applicant should contact a potential advisor from the Department. 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    5000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5000 USD per year during 24 months.


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.

Our partners

Materials Engineering
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
Materials Engineering
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev


Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!