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Materials for Sustainable Energy Technologies MRes


Course Description

This EPSRC-sponsored programme can be taken on a full- or part-time basis. The programme comprises one major research project in Materials for Sustainable Energy Technologies, which can be based in the University or in industry, plus six taught modules, five compulsory and one optional.

The five compulsory modules are:

Introduction to Materials*
Materials for Sustainable Environmental Technologies
Materials Characterisation
Effective Project Management
Presentation and Communication Skills/Team Skills Development
You may choose one (or two*) options from:

Materials for Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Technologies
Materials for Energy Generation and Storage
Functional Materials
*If you have a background in Materials Science, you will take an additional option in place of Introduction to Materials.

We recommend that you start the course at the beginning of the academic year. However, if your background is in Materials Science, then you may start at any time of the year.

Explore postgraduate study at Birmingham at our on-campus open day (Friday 4 March 2016). Register to attend at: http://www.birmingham.ac.uk/pgopendays

If you can’t make it to one of our on-campus open days, our virtual open days run regularly throughout the year. For more information, please visit: http://www.pg.bham.ac.uk

Visit the Materials for Sustainable Energy Technologies MRes page on the University of Birmingham website for more details!

Entry Requirements

An upper second-class Honours degree or equivalent in Materials Science or Engineering

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