MSc Space Exploration Systems

University of Leicester

Program Description

MSc Space Exploration Systems

University of Leicester

Duration and Mode of Study

Full Time (12 months for the MSc, 6 months for the PGDip)

Mode of study will include: lectures, workshops, laboratory work, seminars, project based learning, independent learning and team working activities. This is a campus based course.

Start Date

September (from 2013)

Entry Requirements

The MSc entry requirements are a first or 2:1 BSc, BEng, honours degree, MPhys, MEng or Masters degree in a relevant subject or a qualification recognised by the University of Leicester as equivalent.

Students with a 2:2 or equivalent degree classification applying for the course will be considered on a case by case basis.

Fees

2015/2016

MSc

  • Home/EU: £5,470
  • International: £16,715

PGDip

  • Home/EU: £4,376
  • International: £13,372

Teaching and Assessment Methods

The taught component of the MSc and PGDip courses runs for six months and encompasses a range of teaching methods: lectures, computational and practical workshops, laboratory work, seminars, project based learning, independent learning and team working activities.

Seminars and course material delivered by industrial partners and experts in the space sector will be a key element of the programme. International collaborators with honorary positions at the University of Leicester will provide assistance in delivering the taught component of the course.

The project based component of the MSc course spans six months. During the project phase students will have the opportunity to interact with mentors and project supervisors from academia and industry. These individuals will be expert practitioners in the fields which they supervise.

Assessment methods will include examinations, continuous assessment and assessment by coursework. Additional assessment methods are currently under development.

Special features

You will be able to complete your major project in the UK or select an optional international project placement in Space Exploration Development Systems (SEEDS).

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated May 10, 2016
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 2016
Duration
Duration
1 year
Full time
Price
Price
5,470 GBP
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Deadline
Start date Sept. 2016
Place
United Kingdom Leicester, England
Application deadline Request Info
End date Request Info
Duration 1 year
Price 5,470 GBP
- UK/EU; 16,715 GBP - International