Materials Science and Engineering (MSE)

Aims and Scope

The Materials Science and Engineering (MSE) program is designed to equip students with fundamental and applied knowledge of materials. The program goal is to prepare students to tackle grand challenges in sustainability and alternative energy, nanotechnology and nano-electronics, biomaterials, materials characterization, and low-power computing. The program also aims to support KAUST existing research centers, such as the solar, membrane, catalysis, combustion, and desalination centers.