University of Manchester

University of Manchester

Aerospace Engineering

The course produces high quality graduates with specialist training in aerospace engineering who are suitable for employment in the engineering industries and consultancies; the programme is suitable for engineering and science graduates; engineering professionals working in technical/commercial management who want to specialise in aerospace engineering; engineering specialists/generalists; management/technical pilots; consultants; industry analysts and more.

Entry requirements

A 2.2 Honours degree, or international equivalent, in a relevant science or engineering discipline; IELTS 6.5 (with no sub test under 5.5), TOEFL 570 with 5.0 in the TWE (Test of Written English) or CBTOEFL 230 with 5.0 in the TWE.

Course modules

Modules include: Research methods; advanced aerospace propulsion; helicopter flight; advanced aerospace design; dissertation (aerospace engineering); advanced aerodynamics; computational fluid dynamics i; engineering optimisation; composites; advanced computational fluid dynamics.

Sponsorship information

One scholarship is available to the value of $5,000 to American students registered on any of the full time MSc courses in the School of Mechanical, Aerospace and Civil Engineering.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 5,950 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 15,400 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months
MPhil Full-time - 12 months
MPhil Part-time - 24 months
PhD Full-time - 36 months
PhD Part-time - 72 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Manchester Manchester M13 9PL North West

Key information

Postgraduate Admissions Enquiries
Telephone number: 
0161 275 4740