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Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

18-SEP-23

Key information
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Qualification type

MRes - Master of Research

Subject areas

Research Methods (Science) Chemicals / Materials Engineering

Course type

Research

Course Summary

This MRes will give you an excellent foundation for a research career in industry, the service sector, the public sector or academia. It’s a qualification in its own right, giving you immediate entry into a research career or a route to a PhD if you want to pursue further research.

  • Get involved in internationally leading research at a top UK university
  • Be taught by world-leading academics and have regular contact with them throughout the programme
  • Designed to Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) guidelines
  • Accredited by the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining (IOM3)

Facilities

School facilities include:

  • Confocal Laser Scanning and Super Resolution Microscopy Lab
  • Hip Wear Simulator
  • Mechanical Testing Facilities
  • NanoVision Centre
  • Polymer Chemistry Laboratory
  • Spectroscopy Facility
  • Thermal Analysis Facility
  • Ceramics Processing Laboratory
  • Workshops for Engineering Manufacture

Career paths

You’ll leave this MSc as a very well-qualified graduate, with opportunities for employment in many leading industries as well as in research.

Our Industrial Liaison Forum gives you a chance to network with our industrial partners and build your professional contacts.

Graduates from SEMS postgraduate programmes have gone onto a diverse range of job roles including:

  • Engineering Professionals – Civil, Design, Electrical, Mechanical
  • Biochemist
  • Medical Scientist
  • Actuary
  • Management Consultant

Modules

A 105 credit project specific to MRes programmes of study. The project is undertaken over a full calendar year and researches a materials topic in depth and is associated with an academic staff member's research.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

For this course (per year)

11,850

International fees
Course fees for EU and international students

For this course (per year)

25,150

Entry requirements

Students need to have a good 2:2 or above at undergraduate level in Materials, Engineering, Chemistry or a related discipline.

University information

Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) is an internationally regarded public research institution based in London. It has a long history, dating back over 230 years, and is a member of the prestigious Russell Group of universities. QMUL has five campuses in the city of London and an international network of satellite campuses in China, Malta and Paris. There is a population of around 16,000 students at the London campuses and more than 32,000...more

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