Masters | Postgraduate Course - Materials Engineering MSc Course Details within University of Exeter

Postgraduate Admissions
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Email:pg-ad@exeter.ac.uk
Course Fees
Tuition fees per year 2019/20 UK/EU: £10,500 full-time; either £5,250 per year or £2,625 per year when studied part-time (2 or 4 years) International: £23,700 full-time
Start Month(s)
September
Contact Name
Postgraduate Admissions Team
Materials Engineering MSc

Study Details

MSc: 1 year full-time, 2 or 4 years part-time

  • Awaiting professional accreditation by the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining (IOM3)^
  • Strongly aligned to our research expertise, and the latest developments in materials science
  • A choice of pathways available so you can focus on your technical engineering skills through this programme, or combine these with management skills through the MSc Materials Engineering with Management programme

This programme brings together the latest developments in materials science and their application into new technology, providing you with specialist knowledge and skills which will enhance your engineering career.

It focuses on the theory and computational simulation of material structures for application into automotive, aerospace, technology and energy sectors. You will gain a strong understanding of the properties and behaviours of different substances, from raw materials to finished products, identifying their strengths and limitations, enabling you to find solutions to complex contemporary problems.

Module details

Compulsory modules

  • ECMM103 Computer Aided Engineering Design 15
  • ECMM107 Mechanics of Materials 15
  • ECMM127 Advanced Materials Engineering 15
  • ECMM142 Contemporary Advanced Materials Research 15
  • ECMM160 Engineering Materials and the Environment 15
  • ECMM163 Sustainable Engineering 15
  • ECMM164 MSc Dissertation 60
  • ECMM171 Programming for Engineering 15
  • ECMM410 Research Methodology 15

Entry Requirements

A good degree (normally a 2:2) in a relevant science or engineering discipline.

Programme Funding

We offer numerous scholarships to encourage exceptional students to apply for Masters programmes at the University of Exeter.

Student Destinations

There is considerable demand in the workplace for graduates with knowledge in both a specialist technology area and in management, particularly in the modern tools and techniques to support the management of a dynamically changing engineering business.

Recent graduates have taken employment in a variety of sectors, including both large companies and small and medium sized enterprises.

The University of Exeter has an established reputation of training tomorrow's great minds to a high standard, so when it comes to life after graduation you can be confident that you are starting your next professional adventure in a prime, leading position. All programmes are designed so you not only get a second to none education in your area of choice, but you also are equipped with the correct vocational skills to achieve success in the working world or in further study.