Master of Science in Materials Science and Engineering

Master (Coursework)

Programme Type

Full-time, Part-time

Admissions (Coursework)
The Master of Science in Materials Science and Engineering is offered in NTU and is intended to equip students with the latest postgraduate level knowledge in materials science and engineering.

This programme will use the latest online learning tools and the students can select any combination of these courses [with conventional face-to-face courses available] to make up to 30 AUs through the wide selection of courses offered in the curriculum. 

The students must fulfil a minimum 30 academic units (AUs) and attain a minimum CGPA of 2.5, which will then subsequently lead to a Master of Science degree. 

A good TOEFL/IELTS score for applicants whose native language is not English. Test dates must be within 2 years or less from date of application. 

TOEFL : 600 / 100 (Paper / Internet)  
IELTS : 6.5 (Academic) 

GRE is not required for MSc programme (by coursework). 

    Total Graduation Requirement: 30 AUs 


    ​​Minimum Candidature 

    ​Maximum Candidature 

    ​Part Time Study 

    ​2 years (4 semesters) 

    ​4 years (8 semesters) 

    ​Full Time Study 

    ​1 year (2 semesters) 

    ​3 years (6 semesters) 

    Our graduates are always in high demand by the industry due to their interdisciplinary training and relevant research competencies. Many of our graduate students go on to secure employment during their final year of candidature in multinational organizations and overseas universities/research institutions such as Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI), Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), University of Queensland, BASF, Hewlett Packard, Ciba Vision, Advanced Micro Devices and GlobalFoundries.