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Aeronautics

California Institute of Technology - Caltech

M.Sc.
12 months
Duration
52506 USD/year
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About

The Masters Degree Program in Aeronautics is a one year program that provides advanced training in the areas of aeronautics or aerospace beyond that covered in a four year undergraduate program.

Overview

The program consists of a set of five core courses (see details below). There is no research requirement nor is a thesis required to obtain the degree.

A student graduating with an M.S. in Aeronautics will:

  • Be skilled in fluid mechanics, solid mechanics and mathematics, as applied to advanced study in aeronautics;
  • Have an in-depth understanding of the foundations of analytical, computational and experimental techniques in this area;
  • Be well qualified for a career in aerospace and related fields.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Research in Aerospace
  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Mechanics of Structures and Solids
  • Experimental Methods
  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Space Propulsion
  • Aerospace Engineering Seminar
  • Introduction to the Physics of Remote Sensing
  • Continuum Mechanics of Fluids and Solids
  • Mechanics of Composite Materials and Structures
  • Advanced Research in Aerospace
  • Advanced Fluid Mechanics
  • GALCIT Colloquium
  • Special Topics in Fluid Mechanics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

138 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

To successfully complete the online application process, you must: 

  • Create a free account with CollegeNET to submit the application form online. Include payment of the application fee or submit a fee waiver request. 
  • Upload a Statement of Purpose. 
  • Request GRE, TOEFL, and/or IELTS test scores to be sent directly to the California Institute of Technology (Institutional Code 4034). 
  • Upload an official electronic copy of your transcripts or online grade reports issued by your college or university.
  • Register three individuals from whom you will request letters of recommendation. 
  • Upload a CV or Resume

Tuition Fee

  • International

    52506 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 52506 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    52506 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 52506 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    52506 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 52506 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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