Research course

Materials and Processes

Institution
University of Edinburgh · School of Engineering and Electronics
Qualifications
PhDMPhilMSc by research

Entry requirements

A UK undergraduate degree, or its international equivalent, in an appropriate subject, or relevant qualifications and experience.

Please contact us to check the specific entry requirements for this programme before you apply.

All applicants must also meet our English language requirements.

Months of entry

May

Course content

The Institute for Materials and Processes (IMP) brings together researchers from materials science and chemical, mechanical and bio-engineering, conducting world-class research into every conceivable kind of material.

Work covers the design, synthesis and processing of materials, as well as biomedical and process engineering. IMP has one of the UK's largest carbon capture engineering research groups, and particular strength in biomedical and biological engineering. The Institute has excellent laboratory facilities, including the latest instruments for research in adsorption, biomedical engineering, conversation materials science, high pressure and temperature advanced materials synthesis, ice mechanics, and particular strength in multiphase flows and multiscale modelling. We provide high-quality training in research for both postgraduate students and postdoctoral researchers.

Information for international students

To find out about the support offered to international student at Edinburgh from arrival to graduation visit: http://www.ed.ac.uk/studying/international

Fees and funding

Visit Scholarships and Student Funding Services at: http://www.ed.ac.uk/student-funding.

Qualification and course duration

PhD

part time
72 months
full time
36 months

MPhil

part time
48 months
full time
24 months

MSc by research

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Graduate School Administrator
Email
enggradoffice@ed.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 131 651 7213