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P.G.D. Material Science

Post Graduate Diploma Material Science

All M.Sc. done post graduates who are interested to have further studies in the field related to Materialistic Sciences can pursue Post Graduate Diploma Material Science. It can be course to pursue even for working professional. All the details like eligibility, duration, job aspects, etc are mentioned below for your reference.

Course Name: P.G.D. Material Science
Stream: Engineering
Course Category: Civil
Duration: 1 year

Course introduction

It is a combined course of Science and Engineering. With reference to Science, it deals with structure of materials, their macroscopic properties and features. To justify the Technological education, it includes manipulation of scientific properties of materials in a fruitful manner to enhance its industrial properties.
This field is continuously improving with the developments in the field of science like Nanotechnology.


For this, a post graduation degree in material science is the first choice. Candidates who have done their Bachelors and masters degree in science related field from a recognized college are eligible for this course.
A candidate who has done a four year engineering course in related stream is also can also apply for this course.

Admission Procedure

The admission procedure varies from one institute to another. It can as simple as submission of filled application form with application fee to the entrance test, then interview.

P.G.D. Material Science 2019 - 2020 Admissions/Application Enquiry


P.G.D. Material Science - Colleges & Admission Notifications

Find the list of colleges offering P.G.D. Material Science course. Check out individual college websites to know more about the admission for 2019 - 2020 academic year. You may download the application form and course details from the official college website.

College NameUniversityState
A.d.n. Institute of Paramedical SciencesIndira Gandhi National Open UniversityMaharashtra
Amity School of Distance LearningAmity University Uttar Pradesh
Indian Institute of Polymer ScienceDelhi

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The duration for this course is 1 year that is equivalent to 2 semesters. Being a technical course, it is not available as distance learning course.

Further study options

Students after completion of this course, can go for M.Phil. or PhD, as these are research based courses, they will be having great career afterwards.
They can also have some short term courses related to any particular technical field like Aerospace technology, Industrial design, etc.

Course highlights

Course includes theoretical part as well as one practical part. Theoretical part includes study of Materials and their characterizations on different basis. They also learn about various instruments involved in this like Electronic Microscope, etc. Topics like Polymer Science, Soft Matter, Physical Metallurgy, Corrosion of Materials, etc are included to give all around knowledge.
The practical part includes a small project on selected topic from the field of Materialistic Science and Technology.

Job aspects

It is a combination of 2 top technical fields; hence candidate from this course have lots of job opportunities. Career oriented students from this field choose other related technical fields like aerospace, automotive, power generation and other industrial sectors. They can also join construction and transport field.
Main designations or roles they would have are project management and technical support manufacturing unit. They can also join sales and marketing team as they have strong foundation of products to convince the customers. Research and Development sectors hire these candidates every year for their projects.

P.G.D. Material Science Admissions for 2019 - 2020 Academic Year

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