The School of Metallurgy and Materials 

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Welcome to Metallurgy and Materials

This discipline provides an understanding of how materials behave and how they can be used and improved; essential to the development of new products. Find out more.



The high quality of research in the School of Metallurgy and Materials has been confirmed by our outstanding performance in successive Research Assessment Exercises. View the latest REF results.

Study here 

We offer a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes. Click on the above thumbnail to view a video featuring some of our students discussing their experiences studying at the School of Metallurgy and Materials.


News and events

Our School is contuinally innovating and breaking new ground. Keep abreast of the latest news from across the School and find out about our upcoming events.