University of New Hampshire

College of Engineering and Physical Sciences

Materials Science

Address:

105 Main St., Thompson Hall

Durham, NH 03824

United States

Phone:

603-862-0809

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

M.S.- Materials Science;, Ph.D.-Materials Science

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The materials science program offers a master of science in materials science and a materials science option for the Ph.D. in engineering. The program offers research opportunities over a broad range of areas including synthesis, deposition, and characterization of thin films, self-organizing nanostructures, scanning probe microscopy, chemical vapor deposition, polymer synthesis and processing, molecular interaction science, micromechanics, molecular beam mass spectrometry, fullerene characterization, morphology and synthesis of polymer nanoparticles. The materials science program offers the master of science degree in materials science and doctor of philosophy degree in materials science and engineering. The program offers research opportunities over a broad range of areas including synthesis and characterization of thin films, fullerenes and nanotubes, molecular templates, self-organizing nanostructures, polymers and polymer nanoparticles, using scanning probe microscopy, physical and chemical vapor deposition methods, micromechanics, molecular beam mass spectrometry, and computational methods.

Accreditation:

UNH is fully accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges

International Student Requirements:

Non-native English speaking International applicants are required to submit TOEFL examination scores. Demonstration of a sufficient level of English Language proficiency is a prerequisite for admission. Submitted scores that fall below our minimum requirement will be considered unacceptable and grounds for denying admission. Minimum score requirements are as follows: TOEFL (Paper Based): 550 TOEFL (Computer Based): 213 TOEFL (Internet Based): 80 TOEIC* (Test of English for International Communication) IELTS* (International English Language Testing System): 6.5 Institutional Testing Program (ITP) is NOT an accepted TOEFL score by UNH Graduate School

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Small Suburb

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