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Aerospace Engineering

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As a student on the MSc Aerospace Engineering, you will be provided with a systematic understanding of the advanced knowledge, critical awareness and new insights required by effective practising aerospace engineers. This course prepares students for the design, analysis, testing and flight of the full range of aeronautical vehicles, including propeller-driven and jet-powered planes, helicopters and gliders.

Entry requirements

Usually entry requirements for the MSc Aerospace Engineering course are a first or a second class honours degree in Engineering or similar relevant science discipline. You will also need to have an overall mark of at least 55%, however performance in key modules will also be considered.

We welcome applications by prospective students from around the world and look for evidence of previous study that is equivalent to the entry requirements stated above. The Postgraduate Admissions Office are happy to advise you on whether your qualifications are suitable for entry to the course you would like to study.

If English is not your first language you will need an acceptable pass in an approved English Language qualification to make sure you get the full benefit from studying at Swansea. We consider a wide range of qualifications, including the Swansea University English Test, the British Council IELTS test (with a score of at least 6.5 and 5.5 in each component).

Course modules

Modules typically include: numerical methods for partial differential equations; advanced airframe structure; flight dynamics and control; advanced aerodynamics; structural integrity of aerospace metals; group project; research dissertation.

Fees

Tuition fees for years of study after your first year are subject to an increase of 3%.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Fee locale Course duration
MSc Part-time September 2018 6,150 (Year 1) International 3 3 Years
MSc Part-time September 2018 2,500 (Year 1) Home/EU 3 3 Years
MSc Part-time September 2018 9,250 (Year 1) International 2 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2018 3,800 (Year 1) Home/EU 2 2 Years
MSc Full-time September 2018 18,500 (Year 1) International 1 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2018 7,550 (Year 1) Home/EU 1 1 Years

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