Polymers and polymer composites are increasingly important in our everyday life and can be found all around us.
We offer a master degree in Polymers and Composites at University of Sheffield . Recent advances include biodegradable plastics, 3D printing, plastic electronics, high-performance aerospace applications and many more.
- Bringing together expertise from the Department of Materials Science and Engineering and the Department of Chemistry, and further supported by the Polymer Centre, the UK’s largest single-university academic network in the field of polymers, this course will provide you with a thorough understanding of advanced topics on polymer and composite science and engineering.
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Fundamental Polymer Chemistry
Polymer Laboratory Course
Polymer Fibre Composite Materials
The Physics of Polymers
Biopolymers and Biomaterials
Polymer Characterisation and Analysis
Polymer Materials Science and Engineering
Includes Smart Polymers
Design and Manufacture of Composites
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- 24 months
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DisciplinesMaterials Science & Engineering Physics View 145 other Masters in Materials Science & Engineering in United Kingdom
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- A good honours degree in materials, a physical science (chemistry or physics) or a related engineering subject. Some background in polymers or composites is desired.
- Overall IELTS score of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.
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International26200 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 26200 GBP per year during 24 months.
National13000 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 13000 GBP per year during 24 months.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.