Engineering - Materials Science & Engineering

University College Dublin


Course Name Engineering - Materials Science & Engineering
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code T286
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters MEngSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: 2022/2023 September
Application Date The following entry routes are available:

MEngSc Materials Science and Engineering FT (T286)
Duration 1 Years
Attendance Full Time
Deadline Rolling *

* Courses will remain open until such time as all places have been filled, therefore early application is advised
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Duration 1 Year Full Time
Course Fee MEngSc Materials Science and Engineering (T286) Full Time
EU fee per year - € 8410
nonEU fee per year - € 26400

***Fees are subject to change
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Financial Support Please note that UCD offers a number of graduate scholarships for full-time, self-funding international students, holding an offer of a place on a UCD graduate degree programme. For further information please see

The College of Engineering & Architecture also offer scholarships for non-EU students, for more information see:
Entry Requirements

Expand+An honours undergraduate degree (NFQ Level 8) with a minimum upper second class honours or international equivalence in an Engineering or cognate Physical Sciences degree programme.

Applicants whose first language is not English must also demonstr...

Comment Related programmes
ME Mechanical Engineering FT
ME Materials Science & Engineering FT
Course Content

Expand+Materials Science and Engineering is an interdisciplinary field investigating the relationship between the structure of materials at atomic or molecular scales and their macroscopic properties. Materials Scientists and Engineers are at the centre of ...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Stage 1 Core
Materials Science and Engineering IIMEEN30090
Technical Ceramics MEEN40080
Advanced Polymer Engineering MEEN40110
Materials Thermodynamics and Kinetics MEEN40160
Research Skills and Techniques MEEN40560
Project (MEngSc Materials)ME...

Number of Credits 90
Careers or Further Progression Careers & Employability
If you are a graduate of the MEngSc Materials Science & Engineering programme you can look forward to limitless employment opportunities in a substantive array of industries.

Most companies worldwide employ materials professionals and examples where UCD materials graduates now work are: General Electric or Rolls Royce (Aerospace), Astrium (Space), Stryker or Boston Scientific (Biomedical) or Siemens (Energy).
Further Enquiries Contact Name: Katie O'Neill
Contact Number:+353 (0)1 716 1781
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