Normally a 2.1 Honours degree or above in a subject relevant to the area of research. English language requirement IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each component) or Swansea University recognised equivalent.
Months of entry
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Swansea is one of the UK’s leading centres for materials teaching and research. Materials Engineering is 1st in the UK for Student Experience (The Times and Sunday Times University Guide 2016) and ranked 5th overall in the UK, according to The Guardian University Guide 2015.
The internationally leading materials research conducted at Swansea is funded by prestigious organisations. These industrial research links provide excellent opportunities for our degree students to undertake vacation and year-out placements, as well as giving good research and employment opportunities.
We prepare our degree students for their future careers. This is recognised by The Complete University Guide 2017, The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide, which placed the graduate job outcomes for our Materials Engineering degree students as best in the UK.
Information for international students
Since its foundation in 1920, Swansea University has embraced opportunities to think globally. The vibrant mix of nationalities and cultures on campus greatly enriches our learning and teaching environment. We understand the type of support our international students need to help them settle into student life in a new country.
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Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- College of Engineering
- +44 (0)1792 295514