Taught course

Corrosion Control Engineering

The University of Manchester · School of Materials

Entry requirements

You will need at least a UK 2.2 Honours degree or overseas equivalent in Materials Science, Physics, Metallurgical Engineering and Chemistry, Chemical Engineering (Other subjects in a Science, Engineering or Technology field will be considered, but a UK 2.1 Honours degree is needed). Professional experience can be taken into consideration on a case by case basis.

Months of entry


Course content

The MSc in Corrosion Control Engineering provides a thorough training in corrosion and its control. The course covers fundamental chemistry, physics, electrochemistry and metallurgy underpinning corrosion processes. Explore protection strategies and industrial applications for corrosion control engineering.

This course offers direct access to the knowledge, skills and expertise of leading academics in the field of corrosion. You will learn the fundamentals of corrosion, receiving expert insight into cutting-edge corrosion engineering problems and solutions in their specialist fields.

Latterly, you will work closely with one of our academics, becoming an active member of their research group during your dissertation project. Upon graduation from this programme, you will be competently trained to work in UK, European or overseas industries as corrosion scientists or engineers.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

School of Materials