Course Modules

STANDARD B. ENG. DEGREE PROGRAMME`

METALLURGICAL AND MATERIALS ENGINEERING

 

                                                  FIRST YEAR

 

FIRST SEMESTER

COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE           UNITS
REQUIRED ANCILLIARY COURSES
EGR. 101 Introduction to Engineering    2
MTH 111 Elementary Mathematics I   3
MTH 121 Elementary Mathematics II    3
CHM 101 Basic Principles of Inorganic Chemistry    2
CHM 171 Basic Practical Chemistry   2
PHY 121 Fundamentals of Physics I    2
PHY 195 Practical Physics  II    2
GENERAL STUDIES COURSE          
GSP 101 The Use of English I    2
Total      18

 

 SECOND SEMESTER

COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE         UNITS
REQUIRED ANCILLARY COURSES
EGR. 102 Applied Mechanics 3
MTH 122 Elementary Mathematics III 3
CHM 112 Basic Principles of Physical Chemistry 2
CHM 122 Basic Principles of Organic Chemistry 2
PHY 116 General Physics for Physical Sciences II 2
PHY 124 Fundamentals of Physics III 3
GENERAL STUDIES COURSE
GSP 102 The Use of English II 2
Total 17

                                                            

SECOND YEAR

FIRST SEMESTER

COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE   UNITS
MAJOR COURSES
MME 201 Materials Science 2
MME 213 Materials Science Laboratory 1
 REQUIRED ANCILLARY COURSES
MTH 207 Advanced Mathematics VI 2
CVE  211 Strength of Materials 2
EEE  211 Basic Electrical Engineering 3
MEC 211 Engineering Drawing I 2
MEC 261CVE212 Engineering Thermodynamics IStrength of Materials Laboratory 21
GENERAL STUDIES COURSES
GSP 201 Basic Concepts and theories of Peace and Conflict Resolution 2
GSP 207 Humanities I 2
Total 19

 

SECOND SEMESTER

COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE UNITS
REQUIRED ANCILLARY COURSES
MTH 206 Advanced Mathematics VII 2
MTH 208 Advanced Mathematics VIII 2
CVE 221 Fluid Mechanics 2
CVE 222 Fluid Mechanics Laboratory 1
MEC 212 Workshop Technology I 2
EEE  251 Basic Electrical Engineering Lab/Practice 1
ECE 271 Engineering Computer Programming 3
ECE 281 Engineering Computer Programming Laboratory 1
 GENERAL STUDIES COURSES
 
GSP 202 Issues in Peace and Conflict Resolution Studies           2
GSP 208 Humanities II           2
Total           18

 

THIRD YEAR

 FIRST SEMESTER

COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE UNITS
MAJOR COURSES
MME 301 Metallurgical Thermodynamics and Kinetics 2
MME 331 Physical Metallurgy I 2
MME 333 Basic Electron Theory of Materials 2
MME 341 Mechanical Metallurgy I 2
 MME323  Corrosion Engineering 3
REQUIRED ANCILLARY COURSES
MEC 314 Mechanical Engineering Design I 3
STA  203 Statistics for Physical Sciences and Engineering 2
MEC 313 Workshop Practices 2
CED 341 Introduction to Entrepreneurship 2
Total 20

 

SECOND SEMESTER

COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE UNITS
 MAJOR COURSES
MME 302 X-ray Diffraction and Electro-optical Techniques 2
MME 322 Mineral Processing 2
MME 332 Structure, Properties and Heat Treatment of Alloys 2
MME 342MME 381

MME 311

Metallurgical Furnaces & Principles of Foundry EngineeringCeramic Engineering

Physical Metallurgy Laboratory

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REQUIRED ANCILLARY COURSES
EGR 301 Engineering Analysis 4
MEC 344 Measurement and Instrumentation 2
CED 342 Business Development and Management 2
Total 20

 

FOURTH YEAR

FIRST SEMESTER

 COURSE CODE  COURSE TITLE UNITS
 MAJOR COURSES
MME 411 Corrosion and Chemical Metallurgy Laboratory 1
MME 413 Mechanical Metallurgy Laboratory 1
MME 421 Extraction Metallurgy 2
MME 431 Physical Metallurgy II 2
MME 443 Production Metallurgy 3
MME 451 Welding Engineering 2
MME 461 Polymer Engineering 2
     
 REQUIRED ANCILLARY COURSES
MEC 471 Heat & Mass Transfer 3
EGR 401 Computational Methods 3
Total 19

 

SECOND SEMESTER

COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE UNITS
MAJOR COURSES
EGR 402 Student Industrial Work Experience Scheme (SIWES) 10
MME491 Technical Report Writing 3
MEC481 Technology Development Policy 2
Total 15

 

FIFTH YEAR

 FIRST SEMESTER

COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE
 MAJOR COURSES UNITS
MME 531 Transport Phenomena in Materials Engineering 2
MME 541 Theory and Design of Engineering Alloys 2
MME 543 Iron and Steel Making 2
MME 551 Introduction to Composites 3
MME 581 Nano-science and Nanotechnology 2
MME 561 Engineering Materials Selection and Economics 3
 REQUIRED ANCILLARY COURSES  
MEC 581 Engineering Law 2
MEC 583 Engineering Management 2
Total 18

 

 SECOND SEMESTER

COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE
 MAJOR COURSES UNITS
MME 524 Metallurgical Plant Design 3
MME 532 Theory of Dislocations 2
MME 542MME592 Mechanical Metallurgy IIProject 26
Elective Courses (3 No)Total                                                                                                    619
 
 
   

 

Elective Courses

(Any three (3) courses from the list below not exceeding 6 units should be chosen to make up for the  second semester final year courses.

MEC 522 Manufacturing and Tools Engineering 2
MME 538 Advanced Phase Transformations and Heat Treatment 2
MME 546 Powder Metallurgy 2
MME 552 Coal and Coke Technology 2
MME 556 Refractory Materials and Industrial Furnaces 2
MME 574 Paper Production Technology 2
MME 582MME 521 Solid State Materials & ElectronicsTools Steels: Metallurgy, Manufacture and Applications 22
MME 584 Special Materials          2