This Master's course is designed to provide a two-year (120 ECTS) education in Materials Science. The University of Augsburg located in one of the largest centres of solid state physics in Germany and boasts world-renowned research laboratories with the latest analytical instrumentation. The course aims at providing a high-level academic and research-oriented education about the synthesis, the characterisation and the processing of all classes of functional materials, with special emphasis on composites, hybrids, ceramics, smart and nano-materials.
The goal of this Master's course is to prepare the students for a Ph.D. programme in Europe or abroad. Alternatively, students will be able to fill leading positions in industry as scientists or engineers in materials science.