Educational Objectives

1. Gain excellent basic training in material science and understand its current stage of development

2. Gain skills of testing, evaluating and be familiar with process equipment of material science. Gain ability of academic research and solving engineering problems. Make valuable achievements.

3. Mastery of a foreign language. Gain ability of academic research or teaching in material science.

Research Directions

1.Surface Science and Engineering

2.New Bulk Amorphous Materials and Nanomaterials

3.New Metallic and Ceramic Materials

4.Composite Materials

5.New Energy Materials and Devices

6.Photolectric Materials and Electronics Packaging Technology

Duration

The duration of full-time academic master’s degree is three years.

Credits

Minimum Total Credits: 36; Minimum Academic Degree Course Credits: 24; Minimum Research Credits: 12

Total

Minimum: 36

Course

Minimum Credits: 24;

Minimum Credits of Courses Taught in English: 2;

Minimum Credits of Courses of International Level: 2

(Minimum Credits of Required Courses in General is 5, of which minimum credits of Theory and practice of Chinese characteristics is 2 and the Introduction to Dialectics of Nature is 1. Minimum credits of a foreign language course is 2.

Minimum Credits of Optional Courses in General is 1, of which all kinds are feasible.)

Minimum Credits of First-grade Basic Subject: 8 (Required)

Minimum Credits of Second-grade Basic Subject: 4 (Elective)

Minimum Credits of Professional Courses: 4 (Optional)

Minimum Credits of cross first-grade disciplinary courses: 2 (Optional)

Supplementary courses and optional courses only have grades not credits.

Research

Minimum Credits: 12

Credits of literature reading and topic selection report is 1

Credits of taking part in Academic Report campus and off is 1

Credits of dissertation is 10

Credits of Courses

Classification

Courses

Course Code

Course Name

Hours

Credits

Season

Teaching Institute

Additional

Academic

 Degree

 Courses

 

Required

Course in

General

408.602

Introduction to Dialectics of Nature

18

1

Fall Semester

College of Marxism

Minimum Credits is 6

(Required)

408.601

Theory and practice of Chinese characteristics

36

2

Spring Semester

College of Marxism

411.500

First foreign language (English)

32

2

Fall Semester

College of Foreign Languages

 

Humanities courses and others

 

1

 

 

First-grade Basic Subject

011.500

Theory of Matrices

48

3

Fall Semester

College of Mathematics

Minimum Credits is 8.

One kind of mathematics can be chosen

(Required)

011.501

Mathematical Statistics

48

3

Fall Semester

College of Mathematics

110.510

Solid State Physics

40

2.5

Fall Semester

College of Materials

110.504

Materials Thermodynamics

48

3

Fall Semester

College of Materials

110.515

Modern Technology of Materials Testing and Analysis

40

2.5

Fall Semester

College of Materials

Second-grade Basic Subject

110.503

Materials Chemistry

40

2.5

Fall Semester

College of Materials

Minimum Credits is 4.

(Elective)

110.805

Materials Simulation at Nano Scale

32

2

Fall Semester

College of Materials

110.505

Polymer Physics and Chemistry

32

2

Fall Semester

College of Materials

110.512

Ceramic Materials

32

2

Fall Semester

College of Materials

110.514

Material Analysis and  Characterization Techniques

40

2.5

Fall Semester

College of Materials

Professional Elective Course

110.501

Electronic Manufacturing Technology

32

2

Fall Semester

College of Materials

Minimum Credits is 4

110.511

Theory of Solid Phase Transformation

32

2

Fall Semester

College of Materials

110.513

Surface Engineering

32

2

Fall Semester

College of Materials

110.508

Preparation of Powder Materials

32

2

Fall Semester

College of Materials

Cross First-grade Disciplinary Courses

32

2

 

 

Minimum Credits is 2

Non-academic Degree Courses

Supplementary courses

 

Fundamentals of Materials Science

96

6

 

College of Materials

Required for graduate s who don’t major in materials during undergraduate study

 

The Physical Properties of Materials

48

3

 

College of Materials

Research

650.501

Literature Reading and Topic Selection Report

 

1

 

College of Materials

 

650.502

Giving a report  in an academic conferences

 

1

 

 

650.503

Dissertation

 

10

 

 

Research and Thesis

Comply with related rules in school, there are two requirements if you want to get the credits in research and thesis. First, you have to take part in academic conference at least 6 times during 3 years. Second, you have to publish at least one paper in a formal journal as the first author.