Masters Programs in Materials Science

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Materials Science

Materials Science is a field which is connected to both Science and Engineering. Its primary focus is on determining the relationship between the structure of materials and their macroscopic properties. With the recent developments in nanotechnology, Materials Science has become a main priority at many universities and has a need for more students educated in this field. If you are interesting in joining in this area of study, then a Master in Materials Science is the first step.

Students wishing to pursue a Master in Materials Science must have the appropriate educational background, usually a bachelor’s degree in a field of science. Continuing your education with a Master in Materials Science is a wise choice as there are some promising and rewarding career opportunities in many sectors. Masterstudies.com offers a variety of Master in Materials Science programs. Here you can find programs worldwide that will suit your academic needs. You can investigate subjects like Infrastructure, Management Information Systems, or Computer Science.

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Master Biomass and Waste for Energy and Materials (BiWEM)

IMT Mines Albi
Campus Full time 2 years September 2019 France Albi

The objectives of BiWEM are to provide students with a sound theoretical and practical specialized knowledge in the field of biomass and waste processing. Students in the program will acquire the ability to design economically viable biological or thermochemical processes for the conversion of biomass and waste into new materials or energy carriers, within a sustainable development frame. [+]

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Biomass and Waste for Energy and Materials

France benefits from a long, proud tradition of scientific and technological research and innovation that underpins the nation’s achievements in fields such as bioenergy, sustainable development, climate change, waste management. In the French research landscape, the RAPSODEE Research centre of IMT Mines Albi (UMR CNRS 5302) is uniquely positioned to deliver leading-edge training in cleantech and circular economy. Boosted by the RAPSODEE Research centre, the master’s degree BiWEM is a multidisciplinary leading-edge training program that is specifically tailored to address future environmental and societal challenges in the fields of renewable energy and low-carbon economy.... [-]


Master in Materials Engineering

University Politehnica of Bucharest
Campus September 2019 Romania Bucharest

This specialization enables masters to improve in a versatile, high-current field of special metallic materials with applications in the industry's top ranges. The need for new materials with properties tailored to serve a well- is steadily increasing. In this context, the master "Synthesis and processing of special metallic materials" is addressed to all graduates of bachelor programs in the fields of engineering sciences and exact sciences. The main objective of this program is to provide a thorough multidisciplinary training required for the implementation of new technologies in the material industry. Obtaining a Master's degree in this specialization increases the chances of employment in the field of materials as well as in other related fields. [+]

Synthesis and processing of special metallic materials

This specialization enables masters to improve in a versatile, high-current field of special metallic materials with applications in the industry's top ranges. The need for new materials with properties tailored to serve a well- is steadily increasing. In this context, the master "Synthesis and processing of special metallic materials" is addressed to all graduates of bachelor programs in the fields of engineering sciences and exact sciences. The main objective of this program is to provide a thorough multidisciplinary training required for the implementation of new technologies in the material industry. Obtaining a Master's degree in this specialization increases the chances of employment in the field of materials as well as in other related fields.... [-]


Master in Wood Materials Science

University of Eastern Finland
Campus 2 years September 2019 Finland Joensuu

Master of Science in Wood Materials Science is a course-based MSc programme that trains experts who make a difference towards a sustainable future. This programme creates a link between wood and the final products such as bio-based materials, chemicals and energy derived from renewable biological resources. MSc Wood Materials Science is a programme aims at training professionals who understand the entire chain from wood biomass production to product development and innovation management. [+]

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Master of Science in Wood Materials Science is a course-based MSc programme that trains experts who make a difference towards a sustainable future. This programme creates a link between wood and the final products such as bio-based materials, chemicals and energy derived from renewable biological resources. MSc Wood Materials Science is a programme aims at training professionals who understand the entire chain from wood biomass production to product development and innovation management. It focuses on developing new products by combining wood with other materials and by creating novel materials and products from wood fibers. Our contemporary research is the basis for our teaching, which is developed in collaboration with the forest-based industries.... [-]


MEng in Welding Engineering

University of the Witwatersrand
Campus Full time 1 year February 2019 South Africa Johannesburg

Wits University offers the International Institute of Welding course leading to the IWE ( International Welding Engineer -[BScEng graduates]) and IWT ( International Welding Technologist [BTech graduates]). Wits University is an Approved Training Body (ATB) for the International Institute of Welding (IIW). Successful completion of the courses (60% min/each module and a 95% attendance record) entitles the candidate to apply for IIW registration. [+]

Wits University offers the International Institute of Welding course leading to the IWE ( International Welding Engineer -[BScEng graduates]) and IWT ( International Welding Technologist [BTech graduates]). Wits University is an Approved Training Body (ATB) for the International Institute of Welding (IIW). Successful completion of the courses (60% min/each module and a 95% attendance record) entitles the candidate to apply for IIW registration.

Benefits of the programme

The intent is to equip candidates for a career in the welding industry, this implying an understanding of the practice of welding engineering underpinned by sound science.

Curriculum Outline / Modules taught

The MEng in Welding Wits is made up of 12 courses divided into four main modules. The modules are welding processes, welding metallurgy, welded joint design and fabrication, and applications and case studies.... [-]


Master in Inorganic Nanomaterials

National University of Science and Technology MISiS
Campus Full time 2 years October 2018 Russia Moscow

The principal goal of the Masters’ Program is to train highly-qualified personnel capable of working at universities, in advanced research laboratories and industrial sectors in the fields of Airspace, Chemical, Mechanical and Biological Engineering. [+]

Program description

The program provides a comprehensive overview of the state-of-the-art nanomaterials science and nanotechnology for fabricating nanomaterials, enabling students to engage with this rapidly growing scientific field. The program contains interdisciplinary topics covering science and engineering of advanced materials, such as fabrication and characterization of individual nanostructures (nanoparticles, nanospheres, nanotubes, nanosheets); functional nanomaterials, including hard and superhard materials, nanostructured thin films and bulk materials; surface engineering; atomistic simulations of solids and nanostructures.

A significant advantage of the program is an involvement of each student in the undergoing scientific research projects under the supervision of world-leading scientists. During the course of the projects, the students will be trained to use unique technological and analytical equipment available at the University. This will allow students to gain both fundamental knowledge and practical skills in the following disciplines: Synthesis of Nanostructures, with in-depth focus on a gas-phase synthesis of nanospheres, nanotubes and nanoflakes; Composite Materials; Nanostructured coatings; Hard and Superhard Nanomaterials, Spectroscopy and Electron Microscopy of Nanostructures, and Atomistic Simulations by Empirical and First-principles Methods.... [-]


Advanced Materials Science & Engineering (AMASE) Master

AMASE Master
Campus Full time 2 years October 2018 Germany Saarbrücken Spain Barcelona France Nancy Sweden Luleå + 6 more

The AMASE Masters course has been successfully implemented over the last five years with funding from the Erasmus Mundus Programme. [+]

The AMASE Masters course has been successfully implemented over the last five years with funding from the Erasmus Mundus Programme. Scholarships are available for students from all over the world and are between 500 EUR and 1000 EUR per month. The course has demonstrated high quality throughout. In order to ensure the programme's continuity - the "non-selected status" may prove temporary and only last until the next call - the consortium delivering this Joint Masters course has been awarded by the European Commission/EACEA an Erasmus Mundus Brand Name (EMBN) by which it commits itself to maintain the requirements and level of excellence expected from an Erasmus Mundus Masters Course.... [-]


Master in Materials Engineering

Atlântica University
Campus Full time Part time 2 years October 2018 Portugal Barcarena + 1 more

The 2nd cycle in Engineering Materials, specialty in Materials for Aeronautics aims to respond to the needs of the labor market and has the goal to train professionals with skills and advanced knowledge in materials for aeronautics or related areas, essential to the exercise of engineering activities in a growing industry try in expansion in Portugal. [+]

Description

The 2nd cycle in Engineering Materials, specialty in Materials for Aeronautics aims to respond to the needs of the labor market and has the goal to train professionals with skills and advanced knowledge in materials for aeronautics or related areas, essential to the exercise of engineering activities in a growing industry try in expansion in Portugal.

The Master has the goal to train students to show technical and professional leadership as well as the necessary adaptability in a society in constant change.

The industry needs specialists in Materials who can master and implement this knowledge in practical applications. In order to meet the goals set for this study, the cycle was elaborated the curricular plan in consultation with the industry, ensuring the interest of future employers, and faculty from other institutions of the Portuguese Higher Education.... [-]


Master of Science Product Refinement

Hochschule Kaiserslautern - University Of Applied Sciences
Campus Full time 3 semesters March 2019 Germany Kaiserslautern

In the “Product Refinement“ program, which is unique worldwide, you will systematically gain technical expertise and develop your personal competencies. You will become fully qualified and well prepared to adjust to the various requirements you will encounter in your future career. [+]

Master of Science Product Refinement

In the “Product Refinement“ program, which is unique worldwide, you will systematically gain technical expertise and develop your personal competencies. You will become fully qualified and well prepared to adjust to the various requirements you will encounter in your future career.

Lectures, seminars, internships, and excursions will provide you with a solid knowledge of technical processes, advanced sciences and also economic aspects. Some tasks can be solved by means of teamwork, cooperating together with your fellow students.

This Master program covers three semesters and can be commenced twice a year - in the winter semester and in the summer semester. In total, 90 credit points are to be collected. In addition to the 210 credit points attained from a seven-semester Bachelor degree program, 300 points can be achieved in total, which, in turn, qualifies a Master study course graduate for Ph.D. programs.... [-]


Master's Degree Program in Photonics

University of Eastern Finland - Institute of Photonics
Campus Full time 2 years September 2019 Finland Joensuu

Master's Degree Program in Photonics is a two-year program taught in English at the Institute of Photonics, University of Eastern Finland, Joensuu, Finland. Master's degree in photonics gives students good expertise to modern optics and photonics at both theoretical and experimental level. [+]

Master's Degree Program in Photonics is a two-year program taught in English at the Institute of Photonics, University of Eastern Finland, Joensuu, Finland. Master's degree in photonics gives students good expertise to modern optics and photonics at both theoretical and experimental level. Our graduates find work as technology specialists, researchers, and project managers in the development organisations and R&D departments of photonics industry.

The Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Photonics is a two year full time study program. Master's degree consists of 120 ECTS credits of studies in one main subject, photonics. One ECTS credit corresponds to 25-30 hours of work.

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Master in Materials Science

Novosibirsk State University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2019 Russia Novosibirsk

The development of the economy of any state largely depends on materials used in various industries, their functional properties, and safety among other things. In this regard, the development of new materials is on the list priorities in the development of science and technologies. [+]

Description

The development of the economy of any state largely depends on materials used in various industries, their functional properties, and safety among other things. In this regard, the development of new materials is on the list priorities in the development of science and technologies.

Novosibirsk is a leading research center in materials science, chemistry, and physics of materials. The master program “Materials science” provides opportunities to perform a research project with leading Russian research teams, and to learn from the lectures given by recognized experts in the field. A publication in the peer-review international scientific journals is expected after the end of the project. We believe that this is a good starting point for a research career in one the most rapidly developing fields.... [-]


Master in Textile Engineering, Nonwoven and Nanomaterials

Technical University of Liberec
Campus Full time 2 years September 2019 Czech Republic Liberec

Graduates from this program have good knowledge of general natural science disciplines and especially good foundations of basic analytical and testing methods. This knowledge enables them to sample new nonwoven and nanomaterials for a wide range of applications. [+]

Master in Textile Engineering, Nonwoven, and Nanomaterials

Graduates from this program have good knowledge of general natural science disciplines and especially good foundations of basic analytical and testing methods. This knowledge enables them to sample new nonwoven and nanomaterials for a wide range of applications. The considerable freedom regarding the choice of lectures ensures big flexibility of the graduate and his/her capability to be employed not only in various areas of textile, automotive and building industries, but also in other activities where nonwoven and nanomaterials are used.

Since the TUL programs are recognized by the European Federation of National Engineering Associations FEANI, alumni are eligible for the EUR ING title.... [-]


Master in Materials Science

University of Turin
Campus Full time 2 years October 2018 Italy Turin

The Master's degree in Materials Science aims to provide a firm grounding in the chemical, physical and technological behavior of a vast range of materials with emphasis on modern advances in the field. Students are trained to understand the properties of materials in current use and encouraged to develop original ideas for creating new materials which satisfy the requirements of society and world markets (i.e. cheap, safe, recyclable and with minimum negative impact on the environment). The course delivers advanced and integrated theoretical and practical training across the following interdisciplinary areas: chemistry and physics of solids, materials production, manufacturing, and testing, with special attention to the characterization and modeling of material structures and properties. All lectures and examinations for the Master's degree are conducted in English. [+]

The Master's degree in Materials Science aims to provide a firm grounding in the chemical, physical and technological behavior of a vast range of materials with emphasis on modern advances in the field. Students are trained to understand the properties of materials in current use and encouraged to develop original ideas for creating new materials which satisfy the requirements of society and world markets (i.e. cheap, safe, recyclable and with minimum negative impact on the environment).

The course delivers advanced and integrated theoretical and practical training across the following interdisciplinary areas: chemistry and physics of solids, materials production, manufacturing, and testing, with special attention to the characterization and modeling of material structures and properties. All lectures and examinations for the Master's degree are conducted in English.... [-]


Master's in Mechanics of Materials and Structures (MMS)

Superior Polytechnic School (UdG)
Campus Full time 1 year October 2018 Spain Girona

The Master in Mechanics of Materials and Structures is aimed at students who wish to develop their knowledge and skills in the field of the mechanical behaviour of materials and structures. [+]

The Master of Science in Mechanics of Materials and Structures (MMS) is an official Master’s degree of the European Higher Education Area. The master MMS is aimed at students who wish to develop their knowledge and skills regarding the mechanical behaviour of materials and structures.

The MMS Masters provides the student with the necessary skills to atake up leading roles in analysis, design, research, and development of structures with applicability in a variety of sectors (aerospace, building, race sport, marine, sports goods, civil, mechanical or wind turbine engineering). The MMS master’s classes are performed by teachers with high international recognition in scientific research and technology transfer to the industry.... [-]


International Master's Degree in Geotechnical Engineering and Applied Geomechanics in Mining

Camara Minera Del Peru
Online Part time 2 years October 2018 Peru La Molina

The graduate of the Master Geotechnical Engineering and Applied Geomechanics in Mining, will be able to design and implement effective techniques of rock mechanics and soil for the development and execution of exploration and exploitation projects of underground and surface mineral deposits. Emphasis will be given to the stimulation of research and development of new technologies to provide geomechanical and geotechnical solutions more effective for development, sustainability and profitability of mining operations, explaining the current legislation and regulations both in the international arena and in representative countries of the region. [+]

Start: October 22, 2018Modality: VirtualDuration: 02 YearsCase Analysis: Peru, Mexico, Colombia and Chileobjective

The graduate of the Master Geotechnical Engineering and Applied Geomechanics in Mining , will be able to design and implement effective techniques of rock mechanics and soil for the development and execution of exploration and exploitation projects of underground and surface mineral deposits . Emphasis will be given to the stimulation of research and development of new technologies to provide geomechanical and geotechnical solutions more effective for development, sustainability and profitability of mining operations, explaining the current legislation and regulations both in the international arena and in representative countries of the region.... [-]


MSc in Materials Science and Nanoengineering

Sabanci University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2019 Turkey Istanbul

Materials Science and Nanoengineering focuses on developing synthetic and biological polymers, ceramics and metals. Students enrolled within the M.Sc. and Ph.D. programs of Materials Science and Engineering will obtain the foundation knowledge and practical skills necessary to understand, design, and apply advanced technology materials. [+]

Materials Science and Nanoengineering focuses on developing synthetic and biological polymers, ceramics and metals. Students enrolled within the M.Sc. and Ph.D. programs of Materials Science and Engineering will obtain the foundation knowledge and practical skills necessary to understand, design, and apply advanced technology materials. As a consequence of this profile, graduates of the program may expect job offers ranging from basic and applied research in the physical, chemical, or biological sciences to industries concentrating on advanced technological materials.

Materials Science and Nanoengineering deals mainly with synthetic and biological polymers, ceramics and metals with applications such as bullet-proof glasses, fire-retardant plastics, superabsorbent materials, optical devices, electrical conductors, artificial skin, and drug-delivery. As an interdisciplinary field, materials science and technology is closely related to diverse disciplines such as physics, chemistry, biology, or chemical and mechanical engineering and mechanics.... [-]