Materials Science and Technology MSc / Diploma / Certificate
- Entry requirements: 2:1 (or above)
- Year of entry: 2017
- Full-time: 1 year
- Location: Loughborough
- Part-time: Up to 4 years
- Department: Materials
This interdisciplinary programme spans the major classes of engineering materials used in modern high technology manufacturing and industry. The programme is designed to meet the requirements of industry, where qualified materials scientists and engineers are highly sought after.
The programme encompasses all aspects of materials; their selection, manufacture, testing, assembly and environmental impact both during production and at the end of life.
Through a careful balance of lectures, practicals and case studies, you will develop a thorough understanding of the properties and capabilities of metals, ceramics, polymers and composites. This specialist knowledge can then be applied to a wide range of industrial contexts including aerospace, automotive, power generation and distribution, IT and manufacturing amongst many others.
An honours degree (2:1 or above) or equivalent overseas qualification in a science or engineering subject. Applicants with a lower second class degree (2:2) will be considered.
Overseas qualification equivalencies can be found here.
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