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MSc by Research Coatings and Ceramics / Overview

Year of entry: 2019

Degree awarded
Master of Science (Research)
Duration
12 Months. [Full-Time]
Entry requirements

The standard academic entry requirement for this programme is a Lower Second Class UK Honours degree, or international equivalent, in a relevant science or engineering discipline.

Full entry requirements

How to apply
Apply online

Programme options

Full-time Part-time Full-time distance learning Part-time distance learning
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Programme description

The MSc by Research degree comprises three taught 15-credit units, to be determined in collaboration with your supervisor based on your previous academic background and the proposed research project, and a substantial 135-credit research project.

The Coatings and Ceramics research programmes are part of a progressive research area within the school; we have close links with industry and research councils and we work collaboratively with them on many areas of research within the subject. Research activities in this area are concerned with the development, understanding and evaluation of advanced ceramics and coatings. See more about this research area at  https://www.materials.manchester.ac.uk/research/themes/coatings-and-ceramics/  .

A research degree from the School and the University is held in the highest esteem and recognised worldwide. Many of our graduates work in the most prestigious institutions and organisations throughout the world, and much of the School's research has a significant impact on society and commerce.

The School provides first-class opportunities and facilities for our students to study specific subjects in-depth to a postgraduate research degree level. 

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Fees

For entry in the academic year beginning September 2019, the tuition fees are as follows:

  • MSc by Research (full-time)
    UK/EU students (per annum): £4,327
    International students (per annum): Standard £23,000, Low £24,000, High £26,000

Contact details

School/Faculty
School of Materials
Contact name
Lizzy Jefferies
Email
Website
http://www.manchester.ac.uk/materials/
School/Faculty
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