MEng Materials Science and Engineering with Metallurgy / Entry requirements

Year of entry: 2019


Grades AAA. This should include two subjects from Maths, Physics and Chemistry. If you are not taking A Level Maths, Grade A at GCSE Maths is required.     


We do not normally make offers based on AS level. However, each application is treated on an individual basis.

Subjects welcomed but not normally included as part of the standard offer

General Studies, Critical Thinking

Unit grade information

The University of Manchester welcomes the provision of unit information where available.  Like all other information provided by applicants this may be taken into consideration when assessing your application.  Unit grades will not normally form part of an offer conditions.


Minimum grade C (Grade 4 in the newly reformed GCSEs), in English Language, Science and Mathematics. If you are not taking A Level Maths, Grade A (Grade 7) at GCSE Maths is required. New Applied GCSE Mathematics courses will only be accepted at Grade 7

International Baccalaureate

36 points to include 6,6,6 at Higher level to include 2 from Maths, Physics and Chemistry.

Changes to International Baccalaureate Diploma Mathematics Courses from September 2019, first examination 2021. We are aware of the planned changes to the IB Mathematics curriculum. IB students will be able to choose from: Mathematics: analysis and approaches and Mathematics: applications and interpretation from September 2019.

For this programme of study we will accept Mathematics: analysis and approaches only at HL as one of the HL subject specific requirements.

Alternative entry requirements

Alternative entry requirements exist for this course. You may view these by selecting from the list below.

English language

GCSE grade C (Grade 4 in the newly reformed GCSEs), IELTS 6.0 with no subtest below 5.5 or an equivalent English Language qualification.

English language test validity

Some English Language test results are only valid for two years. Your English Language test report must be valid on the start date of the course.