13 months
13846 GBP/year
8810 GBP/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


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


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

More details
  • The earlier you apply, the better.


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

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

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    13846 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15000 GBP for the full programme during 13 months.
  • National

    8810 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9545 GBP for the full programme during 13 months.

Living costs for Stoke-on-Trent

550 - 850 GBP /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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