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76 MScs in Materials Science 2020

The MSc, or Master of Science, is a popular Master’s degree designation. Internationally recognized, the MSc is typically awarded after about five to six years of rigorous study in what is usually a science-based field.

The field of materials science combines disciplines, including engineering, chemistry, biochemistry and other technologies, in order to research and develop new materials for use in manufacturing. This growing field prepares students to work towards solving problems on a global scale as natural resources become threatened.

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University of Salzburg Department of Chemistry and Physical Materials

Our society is currently facing major challenges in the areas of energy, medicine, ecology, construction, and transportation. For further advancements in these key areas, ... [+]

Master of Science Degrees in Materials Science . International Master of Science Chemistry and Physics of Materials CHEMISTRY AND PHYSICS OF MATERIALS (CPM) MASTER PROGRAM Our society is currently facing major challenges in the areas of energy, medicine, ecology, construction, and transportation. For further advancements in these key areas, it has become crucial to discover and develop novel functional materials. Content The Master program Chemistry and Physics of Materials (CPM) offered at the Department of Materials Science and Physics, prepares students for these important issues. It is opened to students from all countries and different scientific backgrounds. 
It is focused on the synthesis, characterization, and processing of synthetic and naturally-occurring functional materials. Through both fundamental and applied science courses, this program provides students with a complete understanding of the influence that the physical, chemical and biological properties of materials can have over their integration within functional devices and real-life applications. Students enrolled in this program will gain a well-rounded education in materials science and engineering that meets the needs of industry and academia. Entrance requirements A B.Sc. degree in a field related or equivalent study at a certified post-high school educational institution in Austria or in a foreign country (Physics, Chemistry, Engineering, Materials Science, etc.). 
 ORGANIZATION AND COURSE OF STUDY Academic Degree: M.Sc. Program duration: 3 semesters ECTS units: 90 Start-date: Winter (October) or Summer (March) semester Structure The CPM Master of Science program is an English-based curriculum. It is research orientated and is three semesters in length. A balanced... [-]
Austria Salzburg
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EIT RawMaterials Academy - AMIS

As global and EU populations increase along with well-being and welfare, consumption per capita is also increasing. In the EU especially, consumption has outpaced product ... [+]

Awarded the EIT Label in 2016

The Challenge

As global and EU populations increase along with well-being and welfare, consumption per capita is also increasing. In the EU especially, consumption has outpaced production, particularly with respect to the more complicated, resource-intensive technologies and products that have become part of daily life. As a result, the importance of recycling and the circular economy will continue to increase in order to diversify our sources of supply and meet our needs.

AMIS is a Master programme in Advanced Materials for Innovation and Sustainability. The primary objective of the programme is to provide students with an understanding of the full raw materials value chain and a mindset for innovation and entrepreneurship focusing on sustainability. AMIS tackles this challenge by focusing on three themes – all of which are central themes of EIT RawMaterials:... [-]

Finland Espoo France Bordeaux Germany Darmstadt Grenoble Belgium Liège  + 5 More
September 2020
English (US)
2 years
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Eindhoven University of Technology

To prepare for an informed decision for a subsequent Ph.D. project in one of the Photonics groups, the student will, during the Master phase, acquire a broad view of the ... [+]

The Master's part of the Photonics Program belongs to the Graduate Program for Photonics, which is intended for students who pursue a Master's program that prepares for and is coherent with a subsequent PhD project that is carried out in the COBRA Research Institute Students can enroll at the master level through the master Applied Physics (AP) or Electrical Engineering (EE), and as such obtain all qualifications, competences and recognitions of these Masters. They obtain a proven record of knowledge of and experience in a multidisciplinary area at the interface of Electrical Engineering and Applied Physics.

To prepare for an informed decision for a subsequent PhD project in one of the Photonics groups, the student will, during the Master phase, acquire a broad view of the scope of the Research in Photonics at the COBRA Research Institute. Students obtain maximum influence on their PhD project, which may include the writing of their own research proposal.... [-]

Netherlands Eindhoven
September 2020
English (US)
Full-time
2 years
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The Abbe School of Photonics

The Master of Science in Photonics (M.Sc. Photonics) is a Master's degree course providing multidisciplinary coverage in the field of optics and photonics. The two-year p ... [+]

Studying world-class photonics

This Master program is highly international, fully taught in English, and provides a multidisciplinary coverage of the field of optics and photonics.

We highly appreciate and strongly encourage applications from students who have obtained or are about to obtain a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent qualification in Physics, Natural Sciences, or Engineering.

Why Photonics?

The invention of the laser in 1960 paved the way for a new research era in optics and photonics. With optics and photonics acting as enablers and catalysts, the invention of photonic technologies has far-reaching consequences, triggering a revolution in many fields of science, medicine, and technology.... [-]

Germany Jena
October 2020
English (US)
Full-time
2 years
Campus
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Tufts University - School of Engineering

Materials scientists study how the history of a material influences its structure and properties, advancing understanding in research areas that include metallurgy, solid ... [+]

Materials scientists study how the history of a material influences its structure and properties, advancing understanding in research areas that include metallurgy, solid-state physics, and biomaterials.

Tufts faculty have strengths in soft, structural, electronic, computational, and nanomaterials. From drug delivery to semiconductors to nano-enabled membranes for water treatment, materials science and engineering at Tufts offer graduate students a wide array of opportunities to study and develop materials that will change the world.

Materials Science and Engineering M.S. Program

The master’s degree in Materials Science and Engineering is an interdisciplinary program, with students pursuing classes across multiple departments to achieve mastery in the field.... [-]

USA Medford
August 2020
English (US)
Full-time
Part-time
1 - 2 years
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Advanced Materials Science and Engineering

The AMASE Master is an international Master's programme in Materials Science and Engineering. You study at two out of four European universities from different countries ... [+]

The Master in Advanced Materials Science and Engineering - AMASE is an international Master's programme in Material Science and Engineering.

The programme is aimed at students in the field of Materials Science and Engineering and related fields, such as Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry or Physical Chemistry. Students study at two out of four universities and study in the local language.

Currently, the programme is not funded via Erasmus Mundus. If scholarships become available for 2021/2022, we will announce it on here and on our website.

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Germany Saarbrücken Spain Barcelona France Nancy Sweden Luleå  + 4 More
October 2020
English (US),German,French,Spanish
Full-time
2 years
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Linköping University

This is a competitive program that provides students with specialist knowledge in the area of new materials. Huge advances in modern technology and products in recent dec ... [+]

Are you curious about what it is like to study at LiU? Join us for a chat about what it is like to live and study on our campuses in Sweden. We offer free webinars and recordings for both prospective and admitted degree students throughout the year. Click here to find out more!

Start: Autumn 2020 Place of study: Linköping Level: Second-cycle Application code: LIU-90115

This is a competitive program that provides students with specialist knowledge in the area of new materials. Huge advances in modern technology and products in recent decades have to a large extent relied on developments in this field.

The importance of advanced materials in today’s technology is best exemplified by the highly purified semiconductor crystals that are the basis of the electronic age. Future implementations and applications of materials in electronics and photonics involve such subjects as nano-scale physics, molecular electronics, and non-linear optics.... [-]

Sweden Linköping
September 2020
English (US)
Full-time
4 semesters
Campus
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The Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology (Skoltech)

Modern industry is in great need of professionals in materials science, ready to develop new materials and devices for application in renewable energy, consumer electroni ... [+]

Overview

Modern industry is in great need of professionals in materials science, ready to develop new materials and devices for application in renewable energy, consumer electronics, healthcare, and other areas. Our practical approach gives our graduates the opportunity to gain knowledge and skills for success in electronics, energy, chemicals, automotive industry, and other sectors.

Modes and duration: 2 years (full-time) Tuition fees: no tuition fees for those who successfully pass the selection Language: English Education

The MSc program is 2 years long: the first year is to strengthen your theoretical background, and the second year is to focus on research. Students have the freedom to choose courses and extracurricular activities to shape their individual trajectory, acquire soft skills, and gain entrepreneurial skills to prepare for job placement.... [-]

Russia Moscow
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EIT RawMaterials Academy SUMA

The SUMA Master programme aims to train tomorrow’s resource engineers in collaborative work in a global world, gathering together some of the best educational programmes ... [+]

Awarded the EIT Label in 2016

The Challenge

Materials provide the foundation of the modern global economy. They are becoming increasingly relevant for the shift to a decarbonising society as they enable the transition to renewable energy, electric mobility and resource efficiency, among others. Nevertheless, many materials are becoming critical.

Therefore, we need to develop robust solutions and game-changing technologies that allow for a sustainable stream of materials.

Sustainable Material Solutions with SUMA

The SUMA Master programme aims to train tomorrow’s resource engineers in collaborative work in a global world, gathering together some of the best educational programmes in the field of sustainable materials engineering in Europe. The goal is to ensure young scientists obtain a solid background in chemistry and physics, with competencies for designing and tailoring new material systems for specific functions, and with a specific view to the sustainability of processes and technologies in the field of material development. SUMA puts a particularly strong focus on innovation, entrepreneurship and leadership and takes a holistic approach to the materials paradigm by exploring circular (eco) design, materials substitution, life cycle engineering and circular economy design, materials processing and recycling, manufacturing and innovation.... [-]

Finland Espoo France Grenoble Belgium Leuven Austria Leoben Italy Trento Milan  + 7 More
September 2020
English (US)
2 years
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EIT RawMaterials Academy EMerald

The EMerald Master programme was created to answer the urgent need expressed by the European Union to create a resource efficient Europe. As the EU recognised the importa ... [+]

Awarded the EIT Label in 2016

The Challenge

The EMerald Master programme was created to answer the urgent need expressed by the European Union to create a resource efficient Europe. As the EU recognised the importance of mineral and metal resources in our modern economy, it also realised that the raw materials industries were facing a critical skills shortage.

The EMerald Master programme aims to train a new generation of engineers with an entrepreneurial mindset and a global vision of the value chain, putting the extraction of mineral and metal resources at the beginning of a circle which ends by collecting end-of-life products and recovering valuable materials out of the urban mines (circular economy). Therefore, the Master course will focus on two aspects:... [-]

Finland Espoo Belgium Liège France Metz Sweden Luleå Germany Freiberg  + 6 More
September 2020
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2 years
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Loughborough University

Loughborough University has a long history of internationally recognised research in the study and development of new materials, and our Physics of Materials MSc provides ... [+]

Loughborough University has a long history of internationally recognised research in the study and development of new materials, and our Physics of Materials MSc provides you with the opportunity to work with expert researchers in the field. Our Physics of Materials MSc is a research-focused comprehensive programme designed to equip you with the advanced theoretical and mathematical skills of a professional physicist.

The ability to create new materials that are stronger, lighter, or perform better, is the key to advancements in all areas of science, technology and engineering. This cutting-edge postgraduate degree programme gives you the chance to explore, with our expert researchers, the physics of new materials, their preparation and characterisation, at a University that is internationally recognised for its contributions to the fields of physics and materials science.... [-]

United Kingdom Loughborough
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1 year
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Rutgers School of Engineering

Rutgers School of Engineering provides students with a strong technical background and prepares them for leadership careers in exciting and challenging professions. Both ... [+]

Advancing Engineering Leaders

Rutgers School of Engineering provides students with a strong technical background and prepares them for leadership careers in exciting and challenging professions. Both our teaching and research are firmly rooted in scientific principles while incorporating knowledge of today’s challenges.

Master of Science (MS)

While the Rutgers Department of Materials Science and Engineering offers graduate study in all areas and classes of materials, the program is particularly strong in materials characterization and materials synthesis. Students will work in cutting edge fields such as nanotechnology, energy storage, biomedical diagnostics and therapeutics, plasmonics, glass, and structural ceramics, polymer recycling, and sustainable materials.... [-]

USA Piscataway Township
September 2020
English (US)
Full-time
Part-time
2 - 3 years
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KU Leuven: Faculty of Engineering Science

Materials are at the heart of our quality of life and economic welfare and this will continue to be the case in the foreseeable future, especially considering the need to ... [+]

Master of Science Degrees in Materials Science . Materials are at the heart of our quality of life and economic welfare and this will continue to be the case in the foreseeable future, especially considering the need to build a sustainable world and to use our resources intelligently. Materials engineers invent, design, make and use materials for products, processes, and services. You are educated for leadership in sectors where materials play a decisive role. What's the Master of Materials Engineering about? The structure of the program consists of a core of 60 credits, four options of 12 credits, three fixed elective packages of 12 credits, engineering and general interest electives of 12 credits and the Master's thesis of 24 credits. ... [-]
Belgium Leuven
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Warsaw University of Technology

Graduates from Photonics possess excellent knowledge in mathematics, physics, electronics, information technologies and have high level of qualifications to work for vari ... [+]

Faculty of Physics offers the following program conducted in English:

Master of Science in Engineering

2-year graduate program in the area of:

Photonics

Graduates from Photonics possess excellent knowledge in mathematics, physics, electronics, information technologies and have a high level of qualifications to work for various institutions. During the studies, they are provided with a wealth of interesting and challenging opportunities which give them an access to a wide variety of career paths in basic research, project management, designing, applied engineering, and manufacturing. Faculty of Physics cooperates with numerous national and international partners, allowing thus for an access to the broad and complementary range of photonics expertise, software design, as well as fabrication and characterization facilities. Students are given the unique opportunity to participate in current research projects carried out at the Faculty. Most of the master thesis projects are completed in various research laboratories.... [-]

Poland Warsaw
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4 semesters
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California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo

The M.S. in Polymers and Coatings Science offers a unique program closely tied to the industry. Students gain academic preparation in polymers and coatings science throug ... [+]

About the Program

The Masters of Science in Polymers and Coatings Science offers a unique program closely tied to the industry. Students gain academic preparation in polymers and coatings science through lecture and laboratory courses, then conduct a rigorous industrial internship or industry-sponsored research. While on the internship, students specialize and develop advanced skills through directed study in areas related to their internship work. The program is designed to effectively prepare students for challenging careers in the polymers and coatings industry. The program also provides an excellent background for doctoral studies in areas related to polymer and coatings science. This program is unique in California and relies on the close relationship between the department and the polymers and coatings industry for its success.... [-]

USA San Luis Obispo
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