Staffordshire University

Staffordshire University

Aeronautical Engineering

Gain the skills and knowledge to work as an aeronautical engineer in the aerospace industry, in the UK or overseas. Secure a paid work placement to boost your industry knowledge and career success. The aerospace industry is one of the UK's most successful sectors. Our well-established course 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 Work placements If you choose to complete a work placement, we'll work with you to identify a suitable organisation.

Entry requirements

MSc: 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. If your first language is not English a minimum score of IELTS 6 or TOEFL 550 (213 computer-based) is normally required.

Course modules

Modules include: The Professional Engineer, Advanced Computational Fluid Dynamics, Engineering Design and Manufacture, Power and Propulsion Systems, Advanced Aeronautical Systems, Advanced Materials and Quality, Structural Analysis, Research Methods and Project Management and MSc Project

Assessment methods

There are two types of assessments: practice (also called formative) or formal (also called summative).? Practice assessments do not count towards your final mark. These are your chance to test your understanding - and learn how to improve for the real thing. You'll have formal assessments at the end of each module this will include a written technical report and an end exam.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time with year in industry September 2019 8,820 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 2 Years
MSc Full-time with year in industry September 2019 8,820 per Whole course (Wales) 2 Years
MSc Full-time with year in industry September 2019 8,820 per Whole course (EU) 2 Years
MSc Full-time with year in industry September 2019 8,820 per Whole course (England) 2 Years
MSc Full-time with year in industry September 2019 8,820 per Whole course (Scotland) 2 Years
MSc Full-time with year in industry September 2019 8,820 per Whole course (Channel Islands) 2 Years
MSc Full-time with year in industry September 2019 12,750 per Whole course (International) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 8,820 per Whole course (Channel Islands) 3 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 8,820 per Whole course (England) 3 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 12,750 per Whole course (International) 3 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 8,820 per Whole course (Scotland) 3 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 8,820 per Whole course (Wales) 3 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 8,820 per Whole course (EU) 3 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 8,820 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 3 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 12,750 per Whole course (International) 13 Months
MSc Full-time September 2019 8,820 per Whole course (Wales) 13 Months
MSc Full-time September 2019 8,820 per Whole course (Channel Islands) 13 Months
MSc Full-time September 2019 8,820 per Whole course (EU) 13 Months
MSc Full-time September 2019 8,820 per Whole course (Scotland) 13 Months
MSc Full-time September 2019 8,820 per Whole course (England) 13 Months
MSc Full-time September 2019 8,820 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 13 Months
MSc Full-time January 2020 8,820 per Whole course (EU) 17 Months
MSc Full-time January 2020 8,820 per Whole course (Scotland) 17 Months
MSc Full-time January 2020 8,820 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 17 Months
MSc Full-time January 2020 8,820 per Whole course (Wales) 17 Months
MSc Full-time January 2020 8,820 per Whole course (Channel Islands) 17 Months
MSc Full-time January 2020 12,750 per Whole course (International) 17 Months
MSc Full-time January 2020 8,820 per Whole course (England) 17 Months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Staffordshire University (Stoke-on-Trent Campus) ST4 2DE West Midlands

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