Study cover for Materials Engineering

Materials Engineering 

Instituto Superior Técnico

Ph.D. On Campus
36 months
Duration
7000 EUR/year
1063 EUR/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The doctoral degree is the highest degree achieved at IST. The Materials Engineering program from Instituto Superior Técnico is not only providing experience and expertise to follow an academic and/or research career in industry, but also promotes leadership skills, breadth of knowledge and mental flexibility.

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Overview

The objectives of the Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) program in materials science and engineering is to educate and train highly qualifed individuals to perform original, cutting-edge research in materials science, particularly in the areas of structural materials (including nanomaterials), nano/micro electronic materials, optical and magnetic materials, polymeric materials, energy materials, 2D materials, as well as advanced characterization and processing of materials. Upon graduation, these individuals will become an important added value for the academic and/or industrial institutions and thus contribute to the new economy.

Employment

The Materials Engineering program from Instituto Superior Técnico  seeks to train highly specialized researchers in Materials Engineering, who may pursue their activities, in Portugal or abroad, in higher education institutions, research Laboratories or industrial companies.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Complements in Materials Technologies
  • Materials for Energy
  • Outreach and Teaching Skills 
  • Research Project in Materials Engineering 
  • Science Dissemination and Teaching Skills 
  • Scientific Option of another PhD Course
  • Seminars in Materials Engineering 
  • Technological Option of another PhD Course

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Holders of an Undergraduate Degree and Master’s Degree may apply for this training doctoral programme by obtaining a pass in an advanced study course, that grants a total of credits between 30 and 60 ECTS, followed by advanced research, development and innovation work, leading to a dissertation (PhD thesis). In all it has a 3 year duration.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    7000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7000 EUR per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1063 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1063 EUR per year and a duration of 36 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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