Advanced Materials MSc/MTech/PgDip/PgCert
Full and part-time
The key features of this postgraduate level Advanced Materials programme include:
- Tailored for industry
- Industry related project work
- Excellent staff to student ratio 1:2
- Part-time route available for persons in industry
- Accredited course
Industry needs materials experts. Developments in the design of aircraft, cars, electronic equipment, domestic appliances, etc., depend critically upon the availability of novel materials. Of equal importance is an understanding of both advanced processing techniques and the latest computer based design procedures, essential for product commercialisation from the concept phase. Technological, economic and environmental pressures will ensure that the demand for materials experts will increase in the future.
This course is suitable for graduates with science, applied science, engineering or related degrees keen to pursue careers in the development or exploitation of materials; or graduates currently working in industry keen to extend their qualifications; or individuals with other qualifications who possess considerable relevant experience.
There are numerous benefits associated with undertaking a postgraduate programme of study within the Materials Department at Cranfield University, including:
Study in a postgraduate-only environment where Masters' graduates can secure positions in full-time employment in their chosen field, or undertake academic research
Work alongside a strong research team within the Manufacturing and Materials Department
Dedicated support including extensive information resources managed by Cranfield University's library