Graduate Program

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100%

Of Ph.D. Students Funded

Top 20

Graduate Program in the US

U.S. News and World Report

Why apply to this program?

1. We offer an interdisciplinary program.

Students are able to study core materials subjects while also developing depth within a specific area that cuts across multiple areas of science and engineering.

2. Top ranked graduate education.

The Materials Science & Engineering Graduate Program is part of the Cockrell School of Engineering, which consistently receives high rankings in U.S. News and World Report.

3. Excellent funding opportunities.

Funding opportunities within the program typically provide a stipend, medical benefits, and tuition coverage. Almost all students in the program have a funding package of this quality.

4. We produce professionally competitive applicants.

Our students frequently find exceptional jobs in industry, at research labs, and in academia after graduation. 

5. World renowned faculty.

Top faculty are members of our Graduate Studies Committee and are responsible for supervising students, course advising, graduate student instruction, and curriculum review.