Why this programme
- The Aerospace Engineering programme at the University of Glasgow is ranked 3rd in the UK and 1st in Scotland (Complete University Guide).
- The University of Glasgow has been the home of aerospace research for over 60 years. This long-standing activity has culminated in the Division of Aerospace Sciences having internationally recognised expertise in all areas of aeronautics and aerospace systems.
- Students in this programme can benefit from access to our outstanding facilities: including several wind tunnels, a flight simulation lab, an autonomous unmanned vehicle (UAV) laboratory, helicopter test rig laboratories, structural testing apparatus and computer labs for modelling and simulation.
- The programme is in the process of gaining reaccreditation with the Institution of Mechanical Engineers.
- The school has an Athena Swan Bronze Award, demonstrating the school’s commitment to supporting women in scientific studies and careers, and to improving the working environment for all.
Career opportunities include aerospace, defence, laser targeting systems, renewable energy, radar development, structural engineering, autonomous systems and systems modelling.
Graduates of this programme have gone on to work for companies such as ALTEN, Iberia Express, UTC Aerospace Systems and ALTEN. Positions include Avionic and Mission System Engineer, Scientist and Graduate Engineer.
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- Flight Dynamics
- Control Systems Analysis and Design
- Navigation Systems
- Simulation of Aerospace Systems
- Space Flight Dynamics
- Physics of Fluids
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- 12 months
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DisciplinesAerospace Engineering Mechanical Engineering General Engineering & Technology View 176 other Masters in Mechanical Engineering in United Kingdom
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- A 2.1 equivalent degree (GPA 3.0) in any Engineering Discipline or Physical Sciences/Maths degree that contains the core modules: Aerodynamics (or Fluid Mechanics or Thermodynamics), Control Engineering, Kinematics (or Dynamics), Materials Science and Maths.
- Applicants with a high 2.2 equivalent degree classification but 2:1 standard marks in core modules may be considered for entry.
- A copy (or copies) of your official degree certificate(s) (if you have already completed your degree)
- A copy (or copies) of your official academic transcript(s), showing full details of subjects studied and grades/marks obtained
- Official English translations of the certificate(s) and transcript(s)
- One reference letter on headed paper
- Evidence of your English language ability (if your first language is not English)
- Any additional documents required for this programme (see Entry requirements for this programme)
- A copy of the photo page of your passport (Non-EU students only)
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International25750 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 25750 GBP per year during 12 months.
National10950 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 10950 GBP per year during 12 months.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.