24 months
5386 USD/year
798 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Master’s degree programme in Aerospace Engineering at Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay provides education in multi­disciplinary areas involving  Aerodynamics,  Dynamics & Control, Aerospace Propulsion and Aerospace Structures.  


Areas of Research

  • Aerospace Engineering at Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay: Boundary layers stability and control,Separated flows; Bluff  body  wakes; Drag, Jet  flow interactions with obstacles;Shockwave  boundary layer interactions, CFD for compressible  and incompressible with flow with heat transfer,Fluid­structure interaction, Hypersonic Flows; Particle methods for computational simulation  of  unsteady  fluid  flow  problems;  Finite  volume  time domain techniques  in computational electromagnetics; Optimization in aircraft design; Aerospace vehicle stability and control analysis.
  • Dynamics & Control: Autonomous mini aerial vehicle, Cooperative control, HILS, Dynamics & Control of flexible Aerospace Vehicles, Spacecraft attitude control and non­linear Dynamics.
  • Aerospace   Propulsion: Aero thermodynamic analysis and engine sizing, Axial Flow compressor design and performance analysis;cascade flow analysis;Combustion;CFD of internal flows; Microchannel cooling of gas turbine blades; Thermal signature analysis of aerospace powerplant; Aerothermal studies in hypersonics; Active and passive flow control in turbomachines.
  • Aerospace Structures: Mechanics of composite materials and structures; Vibration and Stability; Finite element methods of structural analysis; Aeroelasticity and Aeroservoelasticity; Structural optimization; Smart structures.

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • Space Flight Navigation & Guidance
  • Aviation Fuels and their Combustion
  • Aerospace Propulsion Laboratory
  • Aerodynamics Lab
  • Aerodynamics Lab
  • Computing of High Speed Flows
  • Aerodynamics of Compressors and Turbines
  • Aviation Fuels and their Combustion
  • Software Development Techniques for Engineering and Scientists
  • Software Development Techniques for Engineering and Scientists
  • Fiber Reinforced Composites
  • State Space Methods for Flight Vehicles
  • Computational Fluid Dynamics
  • Aerodynamics of Aerospace Vehicles
  • Aerospace Structures
  • Aircraft Propulsion
  • Structural Dynamics
  • Experimental Methods in Fluid Mechanics
  • Applied Mechatronics
  • System Modelling, Dynamics and Control
  • Control Systems Laboratory

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application form
  • Copy of the grade transcripts with the explanation of the assigned grades. (Certified English translation is required, if the document is in other language).
  • Statement of purpose.
  • Bio-Data / Curriculum vitae / Resume
  • Personal particulars of Foreign Scholars coming to India (Click Here )
  • Copy of the passport (page showing your nationality and personal details).
  • Three recommendation letters – at least one recommendation should be about the student’s academic performance issued by a faculty member.
  • Documentary proof to illustrate fluency in English language.    

Work experience

Candidates   having   two   years   of   relevant   work   experience     are   exempted   from   requirement   of   GATE   score, provided their candidature is sponsored by the employer. Sponsored candidates wanting to take up specialisationsmust satisfy eligibility criteria in terms of qualifying degrees as specified above. 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    5386 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2693 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    798 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 399 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • 29.600 Rs-national students 
  • 200.000 Rs-international students

Living costs for Mumbai

34109 - 57278 INR /month
Living costs

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


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