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Materials Science

University of Padua
Italy, Padua
Department of Chemical Sciences Italy, Via Marzolo, 1 - 35131 Padua
Tuition fee €2,739 per year

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Application fee €30 one-time

This fee is non-refundable.

Deposit €204 one-time

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Overview

The Master’s degree aims at training high-skilled professionals in the research and development of innovative functional materials. The programme is strongly interdisciplinary (Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics, Engineering, Geology) and versatile, offering both strong theoretical courses and applied research-oriented teaching. Students will be able to design, produce and characterise new materials and to exploit the acquired knowledge to develop devices for specific applications.
The fields of application include renewable energy, sustainable materials and processes, environmental-friendly technologies.

Programme structure

1st Year
Physical chemistry and methodologies materials
Organic and inorganic functional materials
Physics and technology of semiconductors
Fundamentals of nanoscience
Laboratory of preparation and characterization of advanced materials
Surface structure and dynamics
Materials technology

2nd Year (elective courses)
Sustainable energy: materials and technologies
Electrochemistry of materials
Nanofabrication
Superconducting materials
Optic and lasers
Crystals-chemistry
Computational chemistry
Entrepreneurship and Strategies for Growth
Physics of disordered materials

A double degree with the Justus Liebig University of Giessen (Germany) is also possible.

Career opportunities

Graduates can work both in industries and research institution (public and private) in R&D, in the exploitation and optimisation of industrial processes and methods, and in high technological companies as experts and consultants for advanced instruments and materials. Students can gain managing positions in private companies thanks to the high level of knowledge and versatility.

Apply now! Academic year 2024/25
Application period has ended
Studies commence
1 Oct 2024
Apply now! Academic year 2024/25
Application start
2 Mar 2024
Application deadline
2 May 2024, 23:59:59
Central European Time
Studies commence
1 Oct 2024
Apply now! Academic year 2024/25
Application period has ended
Studies commence
1 Oct 2024
Apply now! Academic year 2024/25
Application start
2 Mar 2024
Application deadline
2 May 2024, 23:59:59
Central European Time
Studies commence
1 Oct 2024