Swansea University

Swansea University

Aerospace Engineering

Students will be provided with a systematic understanding of the advanced knowledge, critical awareness and new insights required by effective practicing 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

Entry requirements for the course are a 1st or a 2nd Class Honours degree in engineering or similar relevant science discipline. 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. If English is not your 1st language you will need an acceptable pass in an approved English language qualification. 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: finite element computational analysis; composite materials; flight dynamics and control; advanced airframe structure; advanced aerodynamics; numerical methods for partial differential equations; aerospace materials engineering; group project; research dissertation; MSc dissertation - aerospace engineering.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 5,300 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 16,950 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 1,750 per Academic year (home fees) 3 years
MSc Part-time £ 5,650 per Academic year (overseas fees) 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bay Campus, Swansea Swansea SA1 8EN Wales

Key information

College of Engineering
Telephone number: 
01792 295514