Materials Science and Engineering Master of Science (M.Sc.)

Study Discipline: Engineering & Technology
Study Programme Details
City: Karlsruhe
Country: Germany
Admission Sessions: Autumn Session, Spring Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Master's degree


24 Months

Scholarship Available



English, German

About this Study Course

The Materials Science and Engineering Master of Science (M.Sc.) program offers a dynamic journey into the heart of materials innovation. Over a period of 2 years, students immerse themselves in a comprehensive curriculum designed to equip them with the latest advancements and future prospects in the field.

With a focus on active learning and real-world applications, students delve into core subjects while also exploring a rich array of electives tailored to their interests and career aspirations. From cutting-edge research to hands-on projects, this program empowers students to become trailblazers in materials science and engineering.


Graduates of the Materials Science and Engineering Master’s program emerge as pioneers poised to shape the future of industries and scientific discovery. Armed with a profound understanding of thermodynamics, kinetics, and material properties, they stand at the forefront of innovation, ready to tackle the challenges of tomorrow.

Through rigorous coursework and practical experience, they master the art of simulation, product development, and materials processing, enabling them to spearhead groundbreaking initiatives and drive meaningful change. With a keen eye on sustainability and societal impact, they navigate complex landscapes with confidence, leveraging their expertise to unlock new frontiers and elevate global standards.

Admission Requirements

  • Completion of a related degree program encompassing metals and materials physics, ceramics, polymers, functional materials, advanced mathematics, technical mechanics, and experimental physics.
  • Proficiency in the German language, demonstrated at level B1 or equivalent, for foreign nationals.
  • Submission of certificates or transcripts validating coursework equivalence to the bachelor’s program in Materials Science and Engineering at KIT
  • Material processing
  • Computational materials science
  • Construction materials
  • Functional materials

Tuition fee per semester:

  • International: 1500 EUR
  • Domestic: No tuition fee

Future Career Outcomes

Our alumni stand as testament to the program’s success, with many securing prominent positions in leading industries and research institutions worldwide. From pioneering new materials to optimizing manufacturing processes, they continue to push the boundaries of innovation, driving economic growth and societal progress. Equipped with versatile skills and a forward-thinking mindset, they remain at the forefront of technological advancement, shaping industries and shaping the world.

Visa Requirements:

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