Imperial College London

Course Introduction

This course adresses issues facing society today, such as energy supply; global warming; health and security.

Course Modules

Modules include: mathematics for theory of materials; equilibrium in materials; transformations of materials; electronic structure of materials; classical field theory of materials; methods of simulating materials; computational methods of materials; group software development project or group research frontiers project. Optional modules: advanced equilibrium in materials; advanced transformations of materials; advanced electronic structure of materials; advanced classical field theory of materials.

Course Additional Entry

A 1st Class Honours degree or equivalent in physical sciences or engineering; all applicants whose 1st language is not English require: GCSE, IGCSE, GCE O'level or equivalent at grade C; or Cambridge certificate of proficiency in English (CPE) at grade C; or IELTS score of 7.0 with a score of 6.5 or better in the written and speaking section; or TOEFL paper minimum score of 610 (test of written English (TWE) of 4.5 or more); or TOEFL computer minimum score of 250 (TWE of 4.5 or more); or TOEFL internet minimum score of 100 overall, including a minimum of 24 in the written section and a minimum of 22 in the speaking section.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £28,500  Whole course. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £11,700  Whole course. First year home fees