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Materials Science and Engineering, Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #37 (QS) Seoul, South Korea
The basis of this high-tech industry is the Materials Science and Engineering at Seoul National University. In many cases, the overall performance of a product is limited by the properties of the materials that make up the product.
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Overview

Materials Science and Engineering from Seoul National University holds an important position in development of a nation's industry so that it indicates the competitive power of the nation. Mechanical engineering such as automotive industry and shipbuilding industry, which have contributed the most in hauling our country to one of the forefronts, has its base on the iron and steel industry. 

Advancement of Urban engineering, construction works, civil engineering has their base on cement industry. Semiconductor industry which is a most important portion of telecommunications has its base on numerous efforts of material scientists to enhance processes. Whatever upcoming field will be, Materials Science and Engineering will always play a major role.

Career

Materials engineering is related to almost every area of engineering, such as the semiconductor, automotive, display, electronic, bionic, and medical areas. The wide range of applications can be a major advantage to those who study this field because it prepares them to undertake various types of work.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    130 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Principles of Materials Engineering
  • Modern Physics of Materials
  • Physical Chemistry of Materials
  • Numerical Analysis in Materials Science and Engineering
  • Intro to Crystallography
  • Thermodynamics of Materials

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    80

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    5.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

  • Minimum required score:

    550

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements

  • Application for Admission
  • Personal Statement and Study Plan
  • Letter of Recommendation
  • Counselor Reference
  • Official Highschool Transcript and Graduation Certificate
  • A Copy of the Applicant's Passport
  • Copies of Both Parents' Passport
  • Official Document Indication parent-child relationship between the applicant and his or her parents
  • Financial Certification
  • Portfolio, Records of Achievement
  • Proof of Language Proficiency
  • Agreement for Verification of Academic Record

Tuition Fee

  • International

    5040 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2520 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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KRW 2,998,000

Living costs for Seoul

  • 1853935 - 1761660 KRW/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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