All applicants must meet our general entry and language requirements.
Months of entry
January, December, November, October, September, August, July, June, May, April, March, February
The Institute for Materials and Processes (IMP) carries out world-class research into every conceivable kind of material, ranging from fluids and soft matter to hard materials. Its researchers study processes spanning biomedical, mechanical and chemical engineering and its focus ranges from nanosystems and multiphase flows to carbon capture.
The Institute brings together researchers from materials science and chemical, mechanical and bio-engineering.
IMP delivers world-class research on the design, synthesis and processing of materials and fluids, as well as process and biomedical engineering, and provides high-quality training in research for both postgraduate students and postdoctoral researchers.
Research activities mainly focus on three areas: carbon capture and storage; biomedical and biological engineering; and materials, fluids, manufacture and processes.
Information for international students
Evidence of proficiency in English is required. IELTS of 6.5 or equivalent.
Fees and funding
EPSRC, industry, EC, DTI.
Visit Scholarships and Student Funding Services at http://www.ed.ac.uk/schools-departments/student-funding/postgraduate
Qualification and course duration
MSc by research
Course contact details
- Graduate School Administrator
- +44 (0) 131 651 7213