Graduate Program

Students at working in front of School of Engineering sign.Are you passionate about materials innovation for advancing technology? Are you ready for pursuing higher study and research in the materials spectrum? The Materials Science and Engineering program at UAB offers you the opportunity to conduct cutting-edge research in the fields of metals and alloys, polymers and composites, biomaterials and healthcare materials and devices, ceramics and glass, and nanomaterials for a wide array of applications. The MSE program offers:

Research Assistantships, UAB scholarships, and fellowships are generally available for those pursuing graduate study. Contact Graduate Program Director Dr. Charles A. Monroe at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for details. You are encouraged to communicate with the individual faculty member for the research opportunities.

Course Catalog

A complete list of program requirements and courses is available in the UAB Graduate Catalog.


M.S. Program

M.S. Program

Ph.D. Program

Ph.D. Program

Tri-Campus Ph.D. Program

Tri-Campus Ph.D. Program