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MSc by Research Textiles and Apparel / 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
MSc by Research Y Y N N

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. 

Current research in this area is concerned with developing advanced textile materials, technologies and products for a variety of applications, from biomedical devices, advanced composites for aerospace technologies, personal protective devices, sportswear and smart wearables to 3D body scanning and digital platforms for fashion e-business models. Find out more about this research area here .

A research degree from the School and the University is held in the highest esteem and recognised worldwide. Many of our textiles and apparel graduates have progressed to successful academic careers and industry positions in reputable organisations worldwide.

Open days

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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
  • MSc by Research (part-time)
    UK/EU students (per annum): £2,163
    International students (per annum): Standard £11,500, Low £12,000, High £13,000

Contact details

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