Master of Science in Sustainable Materials Engineering

In this Master's programme you acquire thorough knowledge about the production and recycling processes and the structure-performance relationships of materials. The programme covers a spectrum of materials, ranging from metals and polymers, to textiles and composites. Sustainability aspects are incorporated throughout the programme, for example through developing circular production processing, increasing energy efficiency and material innovation. Graduates are in high demand in the industry, public service and scientific research

EUR-ACE® Master + CTI

EUR-ACE® Master (EURopean ACcredited Engineering Master)

The EUR-ACE label was accredited to this programme by the Commission des titres d’ingénieur (CTI), under the auspices of the European Network for Accreditation of Engineering Education (ENAEE).

EUR-ACE® is a framework and accreditation system that provides a set of standards that identifies high-quality engineering degree programmes in Europe and abroad.

Master's Programme
2 year 120 credits
Faculty of Engineering and Architecture
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Application Deadline (for International degree students)

For students who need a visa: before 1st of April

For students who do not need a visa: before 1st of June

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Costs of studying

From June 1st, you will find an overview here of the study materials and additional costs (besides tuition fees) for this programme. We try to provide the most accurate overview, but variations are always possible. For interuniversity or international programmes, we are not able to give an overview of the costs.

Contact (for international degree students)

International Relations Officer
+32 9 264 36 99

Programme contact

Lode Daelemans
Professor at Centre for Textile Science and Engineering
Department of Materials, Textiles and Chemical Engineering (MATCH)
Technologiepark 70A
9052 Zwijnaarde (Gent)
T +32 9 264 57 51.

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