Imperial College London

Course Modules

Year 1: Materials chemistry; materials engineering; materials physics; mathematics and computing; microstructure and properties of materials; crystallography; business for engineers 1; skills'based exercises; language studies. Year 2: Electronic properties of materials; materials chemistry and polymer science; materials selection; mechanical behaviour; microstructure; mathematics; process principles; business for Year 3: Modules include: materials characterisation; materials engineering portfolio, including engineer in industry, design study and literature review; business for engineers 3. Year 4: Year 4: Modules include: electroceramics; nanomaterials 2; aerospace materials; nuclear materials; surfaces and interfaces; advanced biomaterials; tissue engineering.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
4 years
Full Time
MEng (Hons) £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees

Qualifications required:

  • GCE A-level A*AA
  • SQA Advanced Higher AAB
  • European Baccalaureate 80%
  • International Baccalaureate 38
  • GCE AS-level
  • SQA Higher
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade

Key Course Information

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85% Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course

The course is well organised and is running smoothly 77%
I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 99%
The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 98%

£25,000 Average salary 6 months after course has finished

90% Go on to work and/or study

In work 20
Studying 55
Studying and working 15
Unemployed 10
Unknown 5

35% Total study time lectures

Total Written: 59%

Total Coursework: 36%

Total Practical: 5%

£2,994 - £9,221
Typical cost of university accommodation

£4,335 - £11,475
Typical cost of private accommodation