Research course

Science and Engineering of Materials

Institution
University of Birmingham · Department of Metallurgy and Materials
Qualifications
MRes

Entry requirements

A 2:1 Honours degree in a physical science or engineering subject.

Months of entry

January, December, November, October, September, August, July, June, May, April, March, February

Course content

This programme comprises a major research project and six taught modules, four compulsory and two optional.

The research project can be taken full-time or part-time and can be carried out in the University or by industrial collaboration with a company. The School will provide the research supervisor and will arrange for all necessary facilities and resources. Alternatively, the research project can be carried out in an industrial research laboratory with both academic and industrial supervisors. This route is suitable for candidates seconded from industry.

Qualification and course duration

MRes

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Enquiries
Email
postgraduate@contacts.bham.ac.uk