|Study location||United Kingdom, Sheffield|
|Type||Master courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||1 year|
|Tuition fee||£20,470 per year|
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
A good honours degree in materials, metallurgy, chemistry, physics or a related engineering subject from an approved institution
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
IELTS: 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component
At least 2 reference(s) must be provided.
These should be supplied and signed by academic staff at institutions where you have studied previously. They must be presented on the official letter-headed paper of the relevant institution. If you have been out of education for the last two years, you can send one academic reference plus one from your current employer if you wish.
High-value manufacturing companies all over the world need well qualified specialists with the equivalent of an MEng degree in Materials Science and Engineering.
High-value materials are vital across all sectors, including transport, energy, renewables, healthcare, food production, and construction.
Through specific aerospace and advanced metallic materials options, you’ll be equipped with all the technical skills and personal qualities necessary for a high-level career in the advanced manufacturing industry.
This course will suit students from a physics or chemistry background, looking to transition into a career in engineering.
It will equip you with a skill set equivalent to that of an MEng graduate in Materials Science and Engineering.
You’ll take 95 credits of core taught modules:
Advanced Materials Manufacturing – Part I
Deformation, fracture and fatigue
Introduction to Finite Element Modelling
Technical Skills Development
Heat and Materials with Application
There may be some changes to these modules before you start your course. For the very latest module information, check with the department.
Industrial Training Programme (ITP)
You’ll have the option to take one of our innovative Industrial Training Programmes (ITP), which provides direct contact with CEOs and managing directors from industry.
Choose your own career pathway
You’ll complete a further 25 credits of taught material focused on either aerospace materials or advanced metals.
Advanced metals route
Science of materials
Aerospace materials route
Design and Manufacture of Composites
All students then carry out a piece of original research, worth 60 credits, on advanced materials.