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Materials Engineering

With our main research strengths of aerospace materials, environmental materials and steel technology, Swansea University provides an excellent base for your research.

Entry requirements

Normally a first or upper second class honours degree in Engineering or similar relevant discipline. English language requirement IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each component) or Swansea University recognised equivalent.
Applicants normally require a 2.1 Honours degree or above in engineering or a similar related discipline. English language requirement IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each component) or Swansea University recognised equivalent.

Course modules

MRes modules may include: strategic project planning; communication skills for research engineers; aerospace materials engineering; materials recycling techniques; environmental analysis and legislation; physical metallurgy of steel.

Assessment methods

A thesis of no more than 40,000 words.

Fees

Tuition fees for years of study after your first year are subject to an increase of 3%.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Fee locale Course duration
Master of Research - MRes Full-time September 2017 18,450 (Year 1) International 1 1 Years
Master of Research - MRes Full-time September 2017 4,195 (Year 1) Home/EU 1 1 Years
MSc (Res) Full-time January 2019 19,000 (Year 1) International 1 1 Years
MSc (Res) Full-time January 2019 4,260 (Year 1) Home/EU 1 1 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time July 2018 9,250 (Year 1) International 6 6 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time July 2018 2,097 (Year 1) Home/EU 6 6 Years
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Part-time July 2018 9,250 (Year 1) International 4 4 Years
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Part-time July 2018 2,097 (Year 1) Home/EU 4 4 Years
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Full-time January 2019 19,000 (Year 1) International 2 2 Years
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Full-time January 2019 4,260 (Year 1) Home/EU 2 2 Years
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Full-time July 2018 18,450 (Year 1) International 2 2 Years
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Full-time July 2018 4,195 (Year 1) Home/EU 2 2 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time October 2018 19,000 (Year 1) International 3 3 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time April 2019 19,000 (Year 1) International 3 3 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time October 2018 4,260 (Year 1) Home/EU 3 3 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time April 2019 4,260 (Year 1) Home/EU 3 3 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time April 2019 9,500 (Year 1) International 6 6 Years
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Part-time January 2019 9,500 (Year 1) International 4 4 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time April 2019 2,130 (Year 1) Home/EU 6 6 Years
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Part-time January 2019 2,130 (Year 1) Home/EU 4 4 Years
MSc (Res) Full-time July 2018 18,450 (Year 1) International 1 1 Years
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Full-time October 2018 19,000 (Year 1) International 2 2 Years
MSc (Res) Full-time July 2018 4,195 (Year 1) Home/EU 1 1 Years
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Full-time October 2018 4,260 (Year 1) Home/EU 2 2 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time January 2019 9,500 (Year 1) International 6 6 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time January 2019 19,000 (Year 1) International 3 3 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time January 2019 2,130 (Year 1) Home/EU 6 6 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time January 2019 4,260 (Year 1) Home/EU 3 3 Years
MSc (Res) Part-time January 2019 9,500 (Year 1) International 2 2 Years
MSc (Res) Part-time April 2019 9,500 (Year 1) International 2 2 Years
MSc (Res) Part-time January 2019 2,130 (Year 1) Home/EU 2 2 Years
MSc (Res) Part-time April 2019 2,130 (Year 1) Home/EU 2 2 Years
MSc (Res) Part-time July 2018 9,250 (Year 1) International 2 2 Years
MSc (Res) Part-time July 2018 2,097 (Year 1) Home/EU 2 2 Years
MSc (Res) Full-time April 2019 19,000 (Year 1) International 1 1 Years
MSc (Res) Part-time October 2018 9,500 (Year 1) International 2 2 Years
MSc (Res) Full-time April 2019 4,260 (Year 1) Home/EU 1 1 Years
MSc (Res) Part-time October 2018 2,130 (Year 1) Home/EU 2 2 Years
MSc (Res) Full-time October 2018 19,000 (Year 1) International 1 1 Years
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Part-time April 2019 9,500 (Year 1) International 4 4 Years
MSc (Res) Full-time October 2018 4,260 (Year 1) Home/EU 1 1 Years
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Part-time April 2019 2,130 (Year 1) Home/EU 4 4 Years
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Part-time October 2018 9,500 (Year 1) International 4 4 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time October 2018 9,500 (Year 1) International 6 6 Years
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Part-time October 2018 2,130 (Year 1) Home/EU 4 4 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time October 2018 2,130 (Year 1) Home/EU 6 6 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time July 2018 18,450 (Year 1) International 3 3 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time July 2018 4,195 (Year 1) Home/EU 3 3 Years
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Full-time April 2019 19,000 (Year 1) International 2 2 Years
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Full-time April 2019 4,260 (Year 1) Home/EU 2 2 Years

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