Materials Science, Master | Northwestern Polytechnical University | Xi’an, China
30 months
4107 USD/year
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The School of Materials Science and Engineering has its origins in the Department of Mechanical Engineering and Department of Mining Engineering within the former Northwest Institute of Engineering, established in 1938. The Materials Science programme is offered at the Northwestern Polytechnical University.


Key facts about the Materials Science programme at the Northwestern Polytechnical University:

  • This year's classes might be taught online due to COVID-19.
  • You will need to pay 3,000 RMB as a deposit to the university before you can get admission letter, and usually it will be used as part of the tuition fee.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Metal Materials;
  • Inorganic Materials;
  • Materials Structure and Property;
  • Corrosion and Surface Technology of Materials;
  • Materials Heat-treatment;
  • Solidification Processing;
  • Plastic Forming;

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 30 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Must hold valid foreign (outside P.R. China) citizenship.
  • Possess good physical and mental health.
  • Aged under 35 years for Master's application(Cut-off date: 01st September,2021).
  • Have either completed or will complete their bachelor's degree (16-year Education) for admission in master's before registration at NPU.
  • Have strong capacity of scientific research and possess good academic results.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    4107 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4107 USD per year during 30 months.
  • RMB 30,000 per Year

Living costs for Xi'an

3980 - 6290 CNY /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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.

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