Polymer Technology, 5 credits
Academic year 2022/2023
Autumn 2022, 33%, Campus
Start date: 31 October 2022
End date: 15 January 2023
Application deadline: 19 April 2022
Application code: UU-16517 Application
Language of instruction: English
Selection: All qualified applicants will be admitted.
Registration: Please contact the department.
Entry requirements: 60 credits in materials science and/or materials chemistry, or 60 credits in mechanical engineering together with 10 credits in materials science and/or materials chemistry.
If you are not a citizen of a European Union (EU) or European Economic Area (EEA) country, or Switzerland, you are required to pay application or tuition fees. Formal exchange students will be exempted from tuition fees, as well as the application fee. Read more about fees.
Application fee: SEK 900
Tuition fee, first semester: SEK 10,833
Tuition fee, total: SEK 10,833
About the course
The course gives an introduction to polymers and polymeric materials, and focusses on general polymer chemistry, properties of polymers, common polymeric materials, and methods for polymerisation and analysis of polymeric materials. The connection between structure and properties, processing of polymer materials, degradation and stabilisation of polymers, and environmental aspects of polymer materials are also included.
Department of Chemistry - Ångström Laboratory
Ångströmlaboratoriet, Lägerhyddsvägen 1 751 20 Uppsala
Box 523, 751 20 Uppsala
Telephone: 018-471 6842
Chemistry education office
Telephone: +46 18 471 37 10, +46 18 471 37 11