Research course

Materials Science and Metallurgy

Institution
University of Cambridge · School of the Physical Sciences
Qualifications
PhDPhDMPhilMSc(Res)

Entry requirements

See online Prospectus at www.admin.cam.ac.uk/univ/gsprospectus Students intending to embark on the PhD, EngD or MSc should expect to be in possession of a good Master's degree before they begin their studies at Cambridge.

Months of entry

January, April, October

Course content

The department has approximately 150 research students supported by a variety of research sponsors from governments and industries throughout the world. It has an international reputation for its research on a wide variety of materials.

Department specialisms

Physical Metallurgy; Polymers, Ceramics and Composites; Materials Chemistry; Electronic Materials; Computer Modelling; Biomaterials.

Information for international students

If you wish to apply for funding available from the University of Cambridge or the Cambridge Trusts, you must do this by the deadline which applies to students from your country of residence. Further information is in the Graduate Studies Prospectus.

Fees and funding

Research Councils, industry, Cambridge Trusts.

Qualification and course duration

PhD

part time
60 months
full time
36 months

PhD

full time
48 months

MPhil

full time
12 months

MSc(Res)

full time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Dr R Ward
Email
remw2@msm.cam.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1223 331955
Fax
+44 (0)1223 762088