Illinois MatSE is built on philosophy that emphasizes both a solid engineering foundation and hands-on learning. Check out our courses to see how your interests and talents fit with what our program has to offer.
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The people within the MatSE Department are what makes it so extraordinary. At Illinois you’re always going to find brilliant and hardworking engineering students, but MatSE people have something special.”
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Just the Facts
ranked undergraduate program
U.S. News & World Report
materials department in the nation
sq ft of undergraduate labs with cutting-edge equipment