Ph.D. On Campus

Materials Science and Nanoengineering

Sabanci University

48 months
19500 USD/year
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The Materials Science and Nanoengineering program from Sabanci University focuses on developing synthetic and biological polymers, ceramics and metals. 


Key Features

Students enrolled within the Materials Science and Nanoengineering program from Sabanci University will obtain the foundation knowledge and practical skills necessary to understand, design, and apply advanced technology materials. 

As a consequence of this profile, graduates of the program may expect job offers ranging from basic and applied research in the physical, chemical, or biological sciences to industries concentrating on advanced technological materials.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Academic Practices and Development 
  • Scientific and Technical Communication
  • Thermodynamics
  • Statistical Mechanics
  • Mechanical Behavior of Materials
  • Structure and Properties of Materials
  • Polymer Chemistry and Physics
  • Graduate Seminar 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Application Deadline: JUNE 03, 2022


TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


279 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
153 (quantitative)

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online Application Form
  • Official Transcript: Candidates applying to a PhD program with an undergraduate degree must have a minimum GPA of 3.00 out of 4.00. Graduates of universities that use a different grading system are required to submit an official explanation or a conversion table as appropriate. There is no such requirement for candidates applying with a master’s degree.
  • Two recommendation letters: Candidates are required to provide contact details for two people who will write recommendation letters.
  • One passport-sized photo: Candidates must upload a passport-sized photo to the online system.
  • Statement of Purpose: Candidates must submit a statement, written in English, explaining their intent in applying to the program.
  • Sample work
  • Providing an English proficiency exam score is not mandatory.
  • Graduate Education Entrance Examination scores

Tuition Fee

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    19500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19500 USD per year during 48 months.

PhD students receive a full-tuition waiver scholarship with additional benefits if applicable.

Living costs for Istanbul

2000 - 3240 TRY /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


PhD students receive a full-tuition waiver scholarship with additional benefits if applicable.

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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