12 months
Duration
24000 GBP/year
11500 GBP/year
Unknown
Tuition fee
Anytime
Unknown
Apply date
Unknown
Start date

About

The Thermal Power- Gas Turbine Technology programme offered by the Cranfield University provides a comprehensive background in the design and operation of different types of gas turbines for all applications.

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

Key facts

The UK continues to lead the world in power and propulsion technology. In addition to its established aerospace role, the gas turbine is finding increasing application in power generation, oil and gas pumping, chemical processing and power plants for ships and other large vehicles.

Why this course?

The Thermal Power- Gas Turbine Technology programme offered by the Cranfield University is structured to enable you to pursue your own specific interests and career aspirations. 

You may choose from a wide range of modules and select an appropriate research project. An intensive industrial management course is offered which assists in achieving exemptions from some engineering council requirements. You will receive a thorough grounding in gas turbine design principles for aerospace, marine and industrial applications.  

We have been at the forefront of postgraduate education in thermal power and gas turbine technology at Cranfield since 1946. We have a global reputation for our advanced postgraduate education, extensive research and applied continuing professional development. 

This MSc programme benefits from a wide range of cultural backgrounds which significantly enhances the learning experience for both staff and students.

Careers

Over 90% of the graduates of the course have found employment within the first year of course completion. Many of our graduates are employed in the following industries:

  • Gas turbine engine manufacturers
  • Airframe manufacturers
  • Airline operators
  • Regulatory bodies
  • Aerospace/Energy consultancies
  • Power production industries
  • Academia: doctoral studies

Accreditation

 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Combustors
  • Engine Systems
  • Mechanical Design of Turbomachinery
  • Management for Technology
  • Turbomachinery and Blade Cooling
  • Gas Turbine Performance Simulation and Diagnostics

Audience

 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Although there are no set application deadlines, we recommend that you apply as early as possible to secure your place.

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A first or second class UK Honours degree (or equivalent) in engineering, mathematics, physics or an applied science.
  • Applicants who do not fulfil the standard entry requirements can apply for the Pre-Masters programme, successful completion of which will qualify them for entry to this course for a second year of study.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    24000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24000 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    11500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11500 GBP per year during 12 months.

EU:

  • PgDip Full-time: £9,000

International:

  • PgDip Full-time: £19,200

Living costs for Cranfield

700 - 1300 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

  • Fan Makers Bursary for MSc in Thermal Power
  • ISTAT Foundation Scholarships
  • GREAT China Scholarship
  • GREAT Thailand Scholarship
  • The Cranfield Scholarship

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.

Our partners

Thermal Power- Gas Turbine Technology
-
Cranfield University

Wishlist

Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!