Materials Science & Engineering

Materials Science & Engineering

Materials are all around us, part of our daily lives. Materials Science & Engineering provides science-driven and engineering applications-oriented education and research in advanced materials for today’s and tomorrow’s technology needs.

Our Materials Science & Engineering’s interdisciplinary education integrates scientific understanding with engineering principles relevant to the design and applications of both conventional and advanced novel materials. We focus on emerging frontiers, such as nanostructured materials and biomedical materials, sustainable energy, infocomm technology and biomedical technology, areas that offer exciting new opportunities, ranging from manufacturing and processing to research and development of high-tech materials.

In our laboratories, you will learn the practical aspects of all the branches of Materials Science & Engineering, and will be equipped to embark on multiple career pathways in various industry sectors, including electronics, chemicals, petroleum, medical, aerospace and construction. With our cross-disciplinary training, you can also explore careers in other areas, such as research institutes, government agencies and universities, or enrol in prestigious graduate programmes in Materials Science & Engineering or other related topics.

Specialisation options include:

• Nanostructured Materials & Nanotechnology
• Polymeric & Biomedical Materials

Materials Science & Engineering