Taught course

Advanced Metallurgy

Institution
University of Sheffield · Department of Materials Science and Engineering
Qualifications
MMet

Entry requirements

A good honours degree in materials, a physical science (chemistry or physics) or a related engineering subject.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Fully accredited by the IoM3. Graduates will have the underpinning knowledge for later professional registration as a Chartered Engineer (CEng).

First established in the early 1950s, the MMet course has produced over 1,000 graduates, with many now working in senior positions within metallurgical companies across the globe.

We teach an in-depth and up-to-date understanding of current developments in metallurgy and metallurgical engineering.

You’ll learn the fundamentals of thermodynamics, structure and mechanical behaviour, as well as the option to study the more advanced courses on engineering alloys, processing, modelling and performance in service.

Teaching

Working alongside students and staff from across the globe, you’ll tackle real-world projects, and attend lectures, seminars and laboratory classes delivered by academic and industry experts.

Assessment

You’ll be assessed by formal examinations, coursework assignments and a dissertation.

Please see our University website for the most up-to-date course information: https://www.sheffield.ac.uk/postgraduate/taught/courses

Information for international students

Overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.

Qualification and course duration

MMet

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions Tutor
Email
mse.pgtadmissions@sheffield.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)114 222 5941