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Functionalized Advanced Materials and Engineering (FAME)

University of Bordeaux

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
Duration
9000 EUR/year
4000 EUR/year
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About

This international Erasmus Mundus Master program Functionalized Advanced Materials and Engineering (FAME) from the University of Bordeaux covers the synthesis, characterization and processing of all classes of materials.

Overview

The FAME+ Master is a two-year Master of Science Program in Advanced Functional Materials. It is taught in English (100%) at seven universities, leaders in the field.

This Functionalized Advanced Materials and Engineering (FAME) programme from the University of Bordeaux provides high-level academic and researchoriented education on the synthesis, characterization and processing of all classes of materials with emphasis on “Advanced Hybrid Materials and Ceramics by Design” in Bordeaux.

The program helps students develop a creative thinking mindset and leadership skills, along with a keen awareness of social and industrial needs, thanks to innovative learning practices that include extensive, collaborative projects.

European mobility is mandatory during the two-year Master program thus taking advantage of the complementary skills of the universities in the network. In the last decade, more than 200 students have graduated from the FAME+ Master.

Strengths of this Master program?

High-level academic and research-oriented education about the synthesis, characterization and processing of all classes of materials including:

  • Chemistry and Physics of Materials during the first year.
  • Specialization in one of the seven programs offered by the partner universities.
Strengthening of an international culture, including fluency in English, mobility as well as experience of the languages and culture of the countries visited.Enhanced employability thanks to innovative learning practices that help students develop a creative thinking mindset and leadership skills, along with awareness of social and industrial needs.Improved integration capacity into either academic or industrial R&D teams.

After this Master program?

  • After completion of this Master, students are encouraged to apply for Ph.D programs in Europe.
  • Graduates may also start working as scientists or R&D engineers within the industrial sector.
  • More than 70% of the FAME+ Master graduates from Bordeaux have successfully pursued their studies with a PhD opportunity. These PhDs have been carried out in Bordeaux (~33%), in France (~50%) and in Europe (~87%).

Programme Structure

The FAME+ program consists of four semesters including a Master thesis in a European research laboratory.

  • The first two semesters establish a firm background in Chemistry and Physics of Materials. Professional skills are developed through the FAME+/e project.
  • The third semester is dedicated to a specialization provided by one of the partner universities as world-leading expert. It is composed of mandatory and optional courses. For students studying in Bordeaux, the specialization is “Advanced Hybrid Materials and Ceramics by Design”.
  • The last semester is dedicated to the Master thesis, prepared in the academic or industrial research laboratories of the FAME+ network.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Hold a Bachelor degree in material science or in physics/physical chemistry/chemistry/engineering with a speciality in the field of materials.
  • All courses are taught in English. Applicants must attach an official language test report to their application. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    9000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9000 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    4000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4000 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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