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Advanced Metallurgy

First established in the early 1950s, the MMet course has produced over 700 graduates, with many now working in senior positions within metallurgical companies across the globe.

You'll receive an in-depth and up-to-date understanding of current developments in metallurgy and metallurgical engineering. You'll learn the fundamentals of thermodynamics, structure and mechanical behaviour. As well as the option to study the more advanced courses on engineering alloys, processing, modelling and performance in service.

Fully accredited by the IoM3 graduates will have the underpinning knowledge for later professional registration as a Chartered Engineer (CEng).

Entry requirements

A good Honours degree in materials, metallurgy, chemistry or a related engineering subject from an approved institution. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require an overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.

Course modules

Metals; Metallurgical Processing; Science of Materials; Materials Processing and Characterisation; Materials Selection, Properties and Applications; Technical Skills Development; Heat and Materials with Application; Advanced Materials Manufacturing; Deformation, Fracture and Fatigue; Research Project in an area of your choice.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by formal examinations, coursework assignments and a dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Fee locale Course duration
Master of Meteorology - MMet Full-time September 2018 11,650 (Year 1) England 12 12 Months
Master of Meteorology - MMet Full-time September 2018 21,450 (Year 1) International 12 12 Months
Master of Meteorology - MMet Full-time September 2018 11,650 (Year 1) Northern Ireland 12 12 Months
Master of Meteorology - MMet Full-time September 2018 11,650 (Year 1) Scotland 12 12 Months
Master of Meteorology - MMet Full-time September 2018 11,650 (Year 1) Wales 12 12 Months

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