Materials Science MEng (Hons)

University of Oxford

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UCAS CODE FJ22
Modern society is heavily dependent on advanced materials: lightweight composites for faster vehicles, optical fibres for telecommunications and silicon microchips for the information revolution. Materials scientists study the relationships between the structure and properties of a material and how it is made. They also develop new materials and devise processes for manufacturing them. Materials Science is vital for developments in nanotechnology, quantum computing and nuclear fusion, as well ... READ MORE

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Full time | Trinity | 4 Years | OCT-20

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WUSCA student ranking
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31st / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
2nd

Start date and duration

Start date
OCT-20
Full Time
4 Years

Materials Science

Drop-out rate
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Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 100 = 0% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
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Average salary
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Materials Science graduate salary at this uni
£28,000
UK Materials Science graduate salary
£28,000

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Materials Science

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Mathematics
100%
Chemistry
98%
Physics
95%
Further Mathematics
76%
Biology
12%

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University of Oxford

Broad Street Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX1 3BH United Kingdom Nearest train station: Oxford  0.4 miles away

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