Colleges accepting
Materials undergraduates:

Question: What is Materials Science, anyway?

Answer: Only the best kept secret in science, blending Physics and Chemistry, adding a hint of Biology, all in an engineering context, and all underpinned with Mathematics! Entrepreneurship and teamwork form part of the Department's Materials M-Eng degree programme and it culminates ina full-time eight-month industrial research project. But don’t just take my word for it – find out more at one of our many Open Days…

For more information contact the Schools Liaison Officer.


Department of Materials March Taster Days - 28 & 29 March and 5 April 2017

Taster days are aimed at Year 11 and 12 students, but teachers and parents are very welcome to attend. The PDF Draft Programme gives an outline of open day activities.
These taster days are now fully subscribed. Please consider attending the university open days instead.

University Open days - 28 & 29 June and 15 September 2017

Students, parents and teachers are invited to spend a whole day in Oxford, attending events, talking to staff and students and getting answers to any questions which remain after examining prospectuses and websites. Find out more about University Open days

Teacher Events

Workshops, conferences and courses are also arranged for Teachers to network with colleagues and learn more about the subject of Materials Science. Find out more about Teachers Events.

Making Materials Matter Science Teachers Conference
Friday 19th May 2017 10:00-15:45 at The Ironmongers Hall, London EC2Y 8AA