PhD in Materials Science and Engineering

This program is intended for outstanding students who are interested in pursuing research in the field of materials science and engineering.

 


Admission requirements

  1. MSc graduates who have completed their studies with a grade of 90 or higher (in both average grades and thesis) and the thesis examining committee recommended their ability to pursue a doctorate.
  2. Finding a faculty member who will agree to be your advisor (prior to submitting an application).
  3. Successful interviews by the Faculty’s Admissions Committee.

The course requirements are as specified on the Graduate School’s website. Follow this link.

PhD candidates will be required:

  1. to submit a research proposal that will serve as a basis for candidacy consideration within 11 months of the start of the program and to pass the candidacy examination;
  2. to conduct extensive original research, present a seminar, submit a dissertation and pass the final examination. The research will be considered of value if it is at a standard fit to be published in an internationally renowned scientific journal and it significantly advances knowledge and understanding of the research topic;
  3. to earn 8 credit points in graduate courses.