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MScPolymers for Advanced Technologies

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Overview

Interested? To learn more about this study programme, entry requirements and application process, please contact one of our consultants in a country nearest to you.

Programme structure

Core modules

Fundamental Polymer Chemistry
The Physics of Polymers
Biopolymers and Biomaterials
Polymer Characterisation and Analysis
Research and Presentation Skills and Polymer Laboratory Skills
Extended Research Project

Optional modules

Smart Polymers and Polymeric Materials
Polymers with Controlled Structures
Design and Manufacture of Composites
Polymer Fibre Composite Materials
Macromolecules at Interfaces and Structured Organic Films
Electronics and Photonics

Teaching

Lectures
Practicals
Workshops
Individual research projects

The optional modules in the second semester enable you to specialise in two specific areas of polymer science. You can also tailor your research project to your particular interests.

Assessment

Written exams contribute 75 per cent towards your final grade 25 per cent continuous assessment, which might include essays on specialised topics or assessed workshops 15,000-word dissertation based on your research project

Your research project

This can be based in an academic group at the University, or in industry. If it’s industry-based, the topic is usually suggested by the company you’re working with. You may be expected to liaise closely with the company to organise your project.

Apply now! Fall semester 2023/24
Application deadline
1 Jun 2023, 23:59:59
Central European Time
Notes
Please see the university profile or contact us for the deadlines that apply to you
Apply now! Fall semester 2023/24
Application deadline
1 Jun 2023, 23:59:59
Central European Time
Notes
Please see the university profile or contact us for the deadlines that apply to you