Graduate study opportunities within DMSM
The Department has a thriving graduate school with approximately 130 PhD students on the Graduate Register at any one time. Around 20 students are admitted to the MPhil in Micro- and Nanotechnology Enterprise in October each year.
The Department offers different types of graduate study:
- taught 1-year Master of Advanced Study (MASt) in Materials Science
- taught 1-year MPhil Programme in Micro- & Nanotechnology Enterprise
- research programmes of varying lengths
Within DMSM, graduate admissions are administered by Dr Rosie Ward, who is very willing to give informal advice to prospective students on the adminssions process.
The Department is also a partner in the interdisciplinary University of Cambridge Nanoscience & Technology Doctoral Training Centre (NanoDTC) [this course will appear as PhD (Probationary) in Nanotechnology DTC (4 yrs) on the application form] and has joint responsibility for the Photonics Systems Development Doctoral Training Centre with University College London (UCL).