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  Materials Science MSc by Research


Lancaster University    Engineering Department

Full time & Part time See Course MSc Full time 12 Months, Part time 24 Months
Materials Science (24)

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Are you passionate about materials science? Our Materials Science MSc by Research programme offers an exciting opportunity to undertake your own research project and gain valuable laboratory experience. Delve into diverse areas like chemistry, engineering, physics, health, and medicine under the guidance of our experienced academic staff. This 12-month programme equips you with the knowledge and technical skills to produce original and impactful work. With a strong emphasis on independent research, you'll contribute new data to the scientific community. Our graduates are highly regarded for their communication and analytical skills, opening doors to careers in various sectors or further academic research. A 2:1 Hons degree in Science or Engineering is required, but we also consider non-standard applicants. Contact us to discuss your research interests and kickstart your journey in materials science.

About the course

This Masters by research offers you an exciting opportunity to undertake and manage your own research project, gain valuable laboratory experience and forge important relationships in the professional sphere.

Areas of research fall within (but are not limited to) the diverse portfolio of our academic staff – chemistry, engineering, physics, health and medicine.

Our 12-month programme provides you with the knowledge and technical skills to produce sustained and original work - work that will underpin progression in your chosen career. At the core of this is your independent research project, in which you will produce new and original data to make a solid contribution to the scientific community.

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Entry Requirements

2:1 Hons degree (UK or equivalent) in Science or Engineering.

We may also consider non-standard applicants, please contact us for information.

If you have studied outside of the UK, we would advise you to check our list of international qualifications before submitting your application.


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