Materials Science and Engineering, M.Sc. | Tufts University | Medford, United States
M.Sc. On Campus

Materials Science and Engineering

12 months
54196 USD/year
54196 USD/year
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Tufts faculty have strengths in soft, structural, electronic, computational, and nano materials. From drug delivery to semiconductors to nano-enabled membranes for water treatment, the Materials Science and Engineering program at Tufts University offers graduate students a wide array of opportunities to study and develop materials that will change the world.


About the Program

The Materials Science and Engineering program at Tufts University is an interdisciplinary program, with students pursuing classes across multiple departments to achieve mastery in the field.

Master's degrees require a minimum of 30 SHUs and the fulfillment of at least 10 courses at the 100-level or above with grades of S (satisfactory) or at least a B-. Program requirements may vary.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Materials Characterization
  • Thermodynamics of Materials Processes
  • Materials Structure and Crystallography
  • Materials Defects, Microstructure, and Deformation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A degree at the level of bachelor's or master's in engineering or basic/applied/health sciences
  • Application Fee
  • Resume/CV
  • Personal Statement
  • Official GRE scores (if applicable): GRE General Test scores not required for applicants who will have received a degree from a U.S. institution by time of enrollment. GRE scores required for all other applicants.
  • Official TOEFL, IELTS, or Duolingo test scores (if applicable)
  • Transcripts
  • Three letters of Recommendation
  • Portfolio (optional)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    54196 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 54196 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    54196 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 54196 USD for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Medford

1458 - 3019 USD /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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