Studying in the Master's Programme in Materials Science from Uppsala University means that you get to delve into how materials are built from scratch, what properties they have, how they are used, and how you design, modify and manufacture materials in different research labs.
In many courses, you will have teachers with both physics and chemistry backgrounds, which gives you the best conditions to get the interdisciplinary foundation required to succeed as a materials scientist. Unique to the programme are the two project courses, which will give you the opportunity to connect with top researchers in the part of materials science that interests you.
With a Master's degree in materials science from Uppsala University, you will be attractive to both national and international research groups, both within a University environment or in industry.
Depending on which courses you choose, your studies will prepare you for a promising career as a researcher and specialist or as a materials expert, with a broad knowledge of materials and sustainability. The flexibility for you to tailor your studies provides you the opportunity to create a career in various areas as you want.
- Materials Science
- Materials Synthesis and Characterisation
- Chemical Bonding in Molecules and Materials
- Materials for Sustainability
- Interdisciplinary Project Course in Materials Science
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesMaterials Science & Engineering General Engineering & Technology View 21 other Masters in Materials Science & Engineering in Sweden
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- A Bachelor's degree, equivalent to a Swedish Kandidatexamen, from an internationally recognised university.
- Also required is 75 credits in physics or 75 credits in chemistry.
- All applicants need to verify English language proficiency that corresponds to English studies at upper secondary (high school) level in Sweden ("English 6").
- an overall appraisal of previous university studies; and
- a statement of purpose (1 page).
International13813 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 27627 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.
EU/EEAFreeTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 0 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.
- Tuition fee, first semester: SEK 72,500
- Tuition fee, total: SEK 290,000
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.