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Aeronautical Engineering

Staffordshire University

M.Sc. On Campus
13 months
13384 GBP/year
8386 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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The M.S. in Aeronautical Engineering at Staffordshire University helps you gain the skills and knowledge to work as an aeronautical engineer in the aerospace industry, in the UK or overseas

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The Aeronautical Engineering program offered by Staffordshire University  is recognised by major international companies such as Airbus, Rolls-Royce, Airbus Helicopters and BAE Systems.

You’ll apply advanced theories to their practical application and work in our specialist laboratories using industry standard design and analysis software. Experience real aircraft systems with our flight simulator and wind tunnel.  

For an exhilarating break from study, you can take to the skies, thanks to student membership at a local gliding club!

On successful completion of study, we will issue the following award: MSc Aeronautical Engineering


After completing the Aeronautical Engineering MSc, you’ll be able to apply for a wide range of technical, engineering, analytical, operation or management jobs within the aerospace and airline industries, including: 

  • Aerospace engineer
  • Aircraft manufacturing
  • Armed forces
  • Government agencies
  • Civil Aviation Authority
  • Further and higher education

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • The Professional Engineer 
  • Advanced Computational Fluid Dynamics 
  • Engineering Design & Manufacture 
  • Advanced Aeronautical Systems 
  • Advanced Materials & Quality 
  • Structural Analysis 
  • Research Methods & Project Management 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 13 months

Start dates & application deadlines




180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Lower Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Normal entry requirements are at least a 2:2 honours degree or equivalent in a related engineering or technology discipline.  

  • Alternatively, if you have significant appropriate experience and capable of responding to postgraduate work, your application will be considered. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    13384 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14500 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 13 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8386 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9085 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 13 months.



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Aeronautical Engineering
Staffordshire University