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Materials Science Ph.D. Program

Overview





The Materials Science Ph.D. program is designed to provide students maximum flexibility with access to premier facilities and professors at three campuses.

The Montana University System announces an exciting new collaborative program offering Montana’s first Ph.D. in Materials Science. The program includes the departments, faculty, courses and research infrastructure of the campuses of the University of Montana, Montana State University and Montana Tech.

Research specialties are focused in four areas:

  • Biomaterials
  • Electronic, photonic and magnetic materials
  • Materials for energy storage, conversion and conservation
  • Materials synthesis, processing and fabrication

The curriculum integrates a broad range of physical science and engineering disciplines with an even broader range of applications, from health and medicine to nanotechnology to energy, environment and natural resources. Learn more.