Taught course

Advanced Materials Engineering

Edinburgh Napier University · School of Engineering and the Built Environment

Entry requirements

To apply, you'll need an honours degree, or a professional qualification recognised as being equivalent to an honours degree) in a science or engineering discipline. Other experience such as a degree without honours, or experience which demonstrates that a candidate possesses knowledge and skills may be acceptable.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

This course is taught full-time over one year. You'll learn through various methods including lectures, tutorials, laboratory sessions, and independent study. This course can also be studied part-time. Modules you may study are:

  • Metallic structures
  • Plastic materials
  • Ceramics and composites
  • Smart materials and surfaces
  • Forensic materials engineering
  • Energy materials
  • MSc project

Information for international students

For applicants whose first language is not English, the following is generally required: minimum IELTS 6.0, TOEFL 550/213 Please see our website for up-to-date information.

Fees and funding

Please see our website for up-to-date fee & funding information.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

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+44 (0)8452 60 60 40