MSc in Aeronautical Engineering

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Program Description

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Mission and goals

The programme provides a preparation particularly focused on issues of design, operation and maintenance of aircraft and their onboard systems. The objective is to prepare highly culturally and professionally qualified technicians able to carry out and manage activities related to research and design in the fields of aerodynamics, materials, lightweight structures, aircraft systems and aerospace propulsion in national and international contexts, both in autonomy or in cooperation.

Career opportunities

The graduate finds employment in aeronautical and space industries; in public and private bodies for experimentation in the aerospace field; in aircraft fleet management and maintenance companies; in air-traffic control agencies; in the air force; in industries producing machinery and equipment in which aerodynamics and lightweight structures play a significant role.

Aeronautical engineers are particularly sought after in related fields. In fact, they may be involved in the design of terrestrial or nautical vehicles or large buildings or bridges or even in the design of power plants. Graduates are also in demand in the lightweight constructions industry, in the motor industry in the areas of monitoring the mechanical behaviour of structures subject to stress.

Last updated Sep 2019

About the School

Politecnico di Milano is a technical university located in the heart of the most productive region in Italy. The university is a point of reference in Italy and internationally as far as the Architect ... Read More

Politecnico di Milano is a technical university located in the heart of the most productive region in Italy. The university is a point of reference in Italy and internationally as far as the Architecture, Design and Engineering fields are concerned. Programmes are available in English. Read less
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