MSc Materials Engineering

Swansea University

Program Description

MSc Materials Engineering

Swansea University

Engineering at Swansea University has key research strengths in materials for aerospace applications and steel technology. As a student on the Master's course in Materials Engineering, you will be provided with the depth of knowledge and breadth of abilities to meet the demands of the international materials industry.


Modules on the MSc Materials Engineering course can vary each year but you could expect to study:

  • Composite Materials
  • Polymer Processing
  • Environmental Analysis and Legislation
  • Communication Skills for Research Engineers
  • Simulation Based Product Design
  • Aerospace Materials Engineering
  • Structural Integrity of Aerospace Metals
  • Ceramics
  • Environmental Analysis and Legislation
  • Polymers: Properties and Design
  • Physical Metallurgy of Steels
  • MSc Research Project

Entry Requirements

The entry requirements for the MSc Materials Engineering course is a first or second class honours degree in Engineering or a similar related discipline.

We welcome applications by prospective students from around the world and look for evidence of previous study that is equivalent to the entry requirements stated above. The Postgraduate Admissions Office are happy to advise you on whether your qualifications are suitable for entry to the course you would like to study.

If English is not your first language you will need an acceptable pass in an approved English Language qualification to make sure you get the full benefit from studying at Swansea. We consider a wide range of qualifications, including the Swansea University English Test, the British Council IELTS test (with a score of at least 6.5 and 5.5 in each component).

This school offers programs in:
  • English
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Aug. 2017
1 - 3 years
Part time
Full time
5,300 GBP
Start date Aug. 2017
United Kingdom Swansea, Wales
Application deadline Request Info
End date Request Info
Duration 1 - 3 years
Price 5,300 GBP
full-time UK/EU students, £16,950 international students. Part-time: £1,750 UK/EU students, £5,650 international students.