Masters of Science in Aerospace Engineering

Compare 26 Master of Science Degrees in Aerospace Engineering

Aerospace Engineering

A Master of Science program could be the next step for many individuals. This type of program allows students who have background knowledge, either through a bachelor’s degree or sufficient work experience, to build upon their knowledge in more specialized ways. Those who have a bachelor’s degree in aerospace engineering or a related field may benefit from completing a Master of Science in Aerospace Engineering program.

What is an MSc in Aerospace Engineering? Individuals who pursue this degree will often choose a specialty in aerodynamics and fluid dynamics, combustion and propulsion, or aerospace structures and materials. Common coursework includes an in-depth study of propulsion, mechatronics, robotics, flight mechanics and control, computational methods, lasers, and hurricane and wind damage, among others. Programs usually take between two and four years to complete.

Successful students will come through an advanced aerospace engineering program with increased problem-solving skills and an ability to engage in rigorous scientific research. These programs will also prepare many students for the challenges required in pursuing a PhD.

The cost of a Master of Science in Aerospace Engineering varies from institution to institution and around the world. Additional fees and administrative costs can often be included in tuition, so students are encouraged to learn the total cost of attendance before they enroll in a program.

Careers in aerospace engineering are numerous and graduates can expect to easily find work in a subset of the industry that they prefer. Opportunities include defense, design and development, marketing, field service, software development, and research and development. Desirable opportunities within both the government and private sectors are abundant for the highly qualified individuals coming through these programs.

 

With advances in technology, many degree programs have begun to include online coursework and some programs are fully available online from anywhere around the world. Interested students may benefit from reviewing our program list and submitting a lead form. Simply search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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MS in Aviation and Aerospace Management Online

Purdue Polytechnic Institute – Center for Professional Studies
Online Full time Part time 11 months Open Enrollment USA West Lafayette + 1 more

If you’re looking to advance within the challenging, specialized world of aviation, Purdue’s MS in Aviation and Aerospace Management will help you develop essential management and leadership skills. [+]

If you’re looking to advance within the challenging, specialized world of aviation, Purdue’s MS in Aviation and Aerospace Management will help you develop essential management and leadership skills.

Taught by professors with distinguished educational backgrounds and work experience in civilian aviation, military aviation and governmental roles, our industry-specific courses will prepare you for numerous aviation management roles.

Economic forecasts suggest that a steady increase in travelling passenger and air cargo requirements will fuel a dramatic expansion of the aviation industry, and require a complete restructuring of the existing air transportation system architecture. This industry growth is generating a wide range of leadership opportunities in the aviation industry for individuals who possess aviation and aerospace management skills such as operational analysis, safety systems development, project management, systems integration, environmental sustainability, and related interdisciplinary skills.... [-]


Master of Science in Composites

PFH Private University of Applied Sciences
Campus Full time Part time 3 semesters October 2019 Germany Stade + 1 more

The Master's degree in "Verbundwerkstoffe/Composites" is intended for engineers and graduates of mathematics and natural sciences with professional experience, who would like to gain a qualification in the area of composites via the professional development route. The particular focus of the study program is on both carbon fiber-reinforced plastics (CFRP, colloquially known as "carbon") and glass fiber-reinforced plastics (GFRP). [+]

PFH Hansecampus Stade/Hamburg Verbundwerkstoffe/Composites Master of Science (M.Sc.)

The Master's degree in "Verbundwerkstoffe/Composites" is intended for engineers and graduates of mathematics and natural sciences with professional experience, who would like to gain a qualification in the area of composites via the professional development route. The particular focus of the study program is on both carbon fiber-reinforced plastics (CFRP, colloquially known as "carbon") and glass fiber-reinforced plastics (GFRP). The course is structured as a total of four block units, each of 17 days' duration, and a weekend course.

You can complete the study program either in German or in English. A Master's qualification will open up the best possible career prospects, with the CFRP branch of the economy alone being forecast to grow by 10 percent a year. The high demand for specialists in composites is therefore bound to continue to increase in future.... [-]


M.Sc. in Space Engineering

Technische Universität Berlin, Chair of Space Technology
Campus Full time 2 years April 2019 Germany Berlin

The MSE study programme is offered by the Chair of Space Technology, one of the six chairs of the Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics at Technische Universität Berlin. [+]

What is MSE?

International full-time Master’s programme

MSE (Master of Space Engineering) is an international full-time Master’s programme in space engineering that starts at Technische Universität Berlin in April each year. The aim of the programme is to educate systems engineers equipped to become leaders in the space industry.

At the Chair of Space Technology of TU Berlin

The course is offered by the Chair of Space Technology at Technische Universität Berlin and combines excellent teaching in space technology with project management and intercultural skills. The entire programme, over four semesters, is taught in English.

Highly project-oriented Master’s programme... [-]


Aerospace Engineering

International Accelerator
Campus Full time Part time September 2019 USA Boston

The Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering strives to prepare students for employment in industry or academia. Disciplines of study include thermofluids, mechanical systems, and aerospace engineering. This preparation includes helping the student develop the appropriate analytical, experimental, computational, and communication skills necessary for future success. [+]

Graduate Programs in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

The Pursuit of Progress

The Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering strives to prepare students for employment in industry or academia. Disciplines of study include thermofluids, mechanical systems, and aerospace engineering. This preparation includes helping the student develop the appropriate analytical, experimental, computational, and communication skills necessary for future success.

We offer three well-subscribed graduate programs: M.S.M.E (M.S. in Mechanical Engineering), Ph.D., M.E. (Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering), and M.S.A.E. (M.S. in Aerospace Engineering). Our graduate courses, except for laboratory-based courses, are offered in a dual manner; live, and by extended delivery mode via live video-streaming. These methods provide access to graduate education to a diverse student population, one that includes working professionals. The M.S. degree can be pursued with the thesis (24 hours of coursework and 6 hours of thesis) or non-thesis option (30 hours of coursework).... [-]


Master of Science in Space and Engineering Systems

The Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology (Skoltech)
Campus Full time 2 years September 2019 Russia Moscow

This program combines a study of the general principles of complex engineering system construction with participation in satellite, drone and robotic systems-building projects. We teach students to find creative solutions to the biggest challenges of space and robotics industries. [+]

This program combines a study of the general principles of complex engineering system construction with participation in satellite, drone and robotic systems-building projects.We teach students to find creative solutions to the biggest challenges of space and robotics industries.

Modes and duration: 2 years (full-time) Application deadline: July 16, 2018 Tuition fees: no tuition fee for the applicants who pass the selection process Language: English Location: Moscow, Russia

Our graduates will possess fundamental knowledge in the field of system design and practical skills in the creation of complex systems. They will be able to:

explain a holistic view of space missions and systems exploit space data for services/applications, such as navigation, EO, TLC conceive, design, implement and operate space systems, with an emphasis on space sensors, payloads, and onboard systems conduct new observations and measurements from space advance capabilities for manned space exploration build a career or create a startup in the field of space and robotics industry Program Structure: ... [-]

Master of Science in Aerospace Engineering

Technische Universität München Asia (TUM Asia)
Campus Full time 24 - 24 months August 2019 Singapore

Awarded by Technische Universität München (TUM), the Master of Science in Aerospace Engineering provides graduates with an in-depth knowledge in the areas of Aerodynamics & Propulsion; Structures, Materials & Systems; and Flight Mechanics & Control, while studying in the Singapore campus of Germany's #1 University. [+]

TUM Asia's Master of Science in Aerospace Engineering (MSc in AE) is a programme that caters to highly qualified engineers to meet the ever-increasing demand from a growing aerospace sector in Singapore, Europe, and the world.

GERMAN DEGREE

Germany is known as the Land of Ideas and the term “German Engineering” is associated with quality, excellence and technical greatness. Combine that with the context of Asia – China and India already making up one-third of the world’s consumer population – and the widespread embrace of technology among Asian consumers, our degree programmes offer students a competitive edge in understanding market trends.

Conferred by Technical University of Munich (Germany), with coursework conducted in Singapore at TUM's branch campus, TUM Asia. The course is conducted in English.... [-]


M.Sc. Aerospace Engineering

Warsaw University of Technology
Campus Full time 18 - 24 months October 2019 Poland Warsaw

Graduates from Aerospace Engineering have knowledge which enables them to conduct scientific research and design, optimisation, modernisation as well as maintenance of aeroplanes and other flying vehicles. Graduates are well-prepared for jobs related to aeroplanes and aviation engines design, they can work in research laboratories, and in maintenance centres. They can also undertake PhD studies [+]

Faculty of Power and Aeronautical Engineering

Master of Science in Engineering

1.5-year or 2- years graduate courses are offered in the area of:

Aerospace Engineering (1.5-year)- with PEGASUS excellence diploma

Power Engineering (1.5-year) Nuclear Power Engineering (2-years) Robotics (2-years)

All programmes provide students with advanced theory and engineering methods. Students learn about recent achievements in their fields of study as well as about methods and tools that prepare them for management positions in industry or research areas. The last semester of the programme is dedicated to solving a research problem. The problem statement and solution are the elements of the M.Sc. thesis which is submitted at the end of studies.... [-]


Master of Science in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering (M.S.)

The George Washington University - School of Engineering & Applied Science
Campus Full time Part time 2 - 3 years September 2019 USA Washington + 1 more

Offered through the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, the M.S. program in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering prepares students for leadership careers in government and industry. [+]

Program Overview

Offered through the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, the M.S. program in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering prepares students for leadership careers in government and industry. Students and faculty work together to explore solutions in areas such as mobile robots for search and rescue missions; defense and environmental monitoring; smart materials; and plasma-based methods for reinforcing industrial plastics in transportation vehicles.

Students choose from the following areas of focus:

Aerospace engineering Design of mechanical engineering systems Fluid mechanics, thermal sciences, and energy Industrial engineering Solid mechanics and materials science Structures and dynamics Robotics, mechatronics, and controls Master of Science in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering (M.S.) ... [-]

MSc in Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD)

Cranfield University
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 3 years October 2019 United Kingdom Cranfield + 1 more

The course is designed to reflect the wide applications of Computational Fluid Dynamics. You will learn to understand, write and apply CFD methods across a broad range of fields, from aerospace, turbomachinery, multi-phase flow and heat transfer, to microflows, environmental flows and fluid-structure interaction problems. Tailor your course by choosing from a range of specialist modules covering application-specific methods and techniques. [+]

The course is designed to reflect the wide applications of Computational Fluid Dynamics. You will learn to understand, write and apply CFD methods across a broad range of fields, from aerospace, turbomachinery, multi-phase flow and heat transfer, to microflows, environmental flows and fluid-structure interaction problems. Tailor your course by choosing from a range of specialist modules covering application-specific methods and techniques.

Overview Start date: October Duration: One year full-time, up to three years part-time Delivery: Taught modules 50%, Individual research project 50% Qualification: MSc Study type: Full-time/Part-time Campus: Cranfield campus Who is it for?

Designed to meet the educational needs of graduates and professional engineers who are looking to kick-start an industrial or research career in the rapidly growing field of Computational Fluid Dynamics. This course bridges the gap between the introductory level of undergraduate courses and the applied expertise acquired by engineers using CFD in industry. You will gain the knowledge and appreciation of CFD methods necessary for a strong foundation to a career in this exciting engineering discipline.... [-]


Master AeroMat - Innovation Aerospace Materials

IMT Mines Albi
Campus Full time 2 years September 2019 France Albi

AeroMat-Innovation offers challenging opportunities to students interested in developing careers in the aerospace industry with both technical (innovation) and managerial skills. [+]

Master AeroMat – Innovation STRONG POINTS OF THE SCHOOL/PROGRAM IMT Mines Albi is accredited by the French Ministry of Industry. Télécom Ecole de Management - Evry is double-accredited: AACSB and AMBA. Study in Toulouse and Paris regions, the two leading French and European regions for employment and economic activity in aerospace. International Faculty. Masters taught entirely in English and in small groups. Strong links with industry. 6-month master thesis in industry or in a research lab. Intercultural seminars. Free French language courses. An MSc program boosted by renowned research departments. An international team of international students. A quality-chartered “Welcome to International Students” package. COURSE OBJECTIVES ... [-]

Master of Science - Aerospace Control Engineering

UIT The Arctic University of Norway
Campus Full time 2 years January 2019 Norway Tromsø Narvik + 1 more

The Aerospace Control Engineering Masters Program provides students with specific skills necessary to model, design, and control the dynamic behaviour of aerospace systems, including fixed-wing UAVs, rotorcrafts and satellites. [+]

The Aerospace Control Engineering Masters Program provides students with specific skills necessary to model, design, and control the dynamic behaviour of aerospace systems, including fixed-wing UAVs, rotorcrafts and satellites.

The master program is suitable for students with the interest in learning, developing, and applying state-of-the-art control technology for aerospace-related purposes. The type of technology has also large similarities with technologies for extreme environments, such as in arctic regions and subsea, and students with interest in the development of technologies in such fields will find this program as relevant.

Programme description

The master program in Aerospace Control Engineering at IVT-faculty, UiT Narvik Campus provides a unique education in Norway, where you as a student will learn about the most relevant technologies necessary for design, construction, and utilization of control systems in aerospace applications. Through the two-year program, important theoretical preliminaries such as applied mathematics, digital system and signal theory, embedded systems, navigation and automatic control are covered, as well as more specialized topics on system identification, artificial intelligence, and modeling, guidance and control.... [-]


Master of Science in Space and Astronautical Engineering

Sapienza University of Rome
Campus Full time 2 years October 2019 Italy Rome

The Space and Astronautical Engineering Masters Programme (LM 20) provides students with specific skills related to space mission planning and the analysis and design of launch vehicles, satellites and remote metering and telemetry systems. [+]

The Space and Astronautical Engineering Masters Programme (LM 20) provides students with specific skills related to space mission planning and the analysis and design of launch vehicles, satellites and remote metering and telemetry systems. The programme emphasises system-related and interdisciplinary aspects and is closely linked with research and innovation activities in the Italian and European aerospace industries.

The programme in Aerospace Engineering, which is part of the SAEM degree programme, is held entirely in English and provides students with advanced concepts, professional training and specific engineering skills, enabling them to address complex issues requiring analysis, development, simulation and optimization in a wide range of aerospace-related topics.... [-]


MSc in Space Engineering

Politecnico di Milano
Campus Full time 2 years October 2019 Italy Milan

The objective of the Space Engineering MSc is to educate highly skilled professionals, qualified to develop and manage technical activities related to research and design in the space sector. [+]

Mission and goals

The objective of the Space Engineering MSc is to educate highly skilled professionals, qualified to develop and manage technical activities related to research and design in the space sector. Space Engineering graduates have all the competencies to fully develop activities related to the design, technical analysis and verification of a space mission.

Within these activities, in particular, graduates from Politecnico di Milano can develop specific skills in the areas of mission analysis, thermal and structural design of space components, design of the space propulsion and power generation system, design of the orbit and attitude control systems, space systems integration and testing. ... [-]


Applied Master (MSc) in Aerospace Engineering

Emirates Aviation University
Campus Part time 18 - 48 months September 2019 United Arab Emirates Dubai

Emirates Aviation University and Coventry University UK are offering you the chance to study towards a part-time Applied Master (MSc) in Aerospace Engineering degree. The programme aims to further develop students' knowledge of and expertise in specialist engineering subjects associated with the main application areas of aeronautical engineering. [+]

Applied Master (MSc) in Aerospace Engineering

Emirates Aviation University and Coventry University UK are offering you the chance to study towards a part-time Applied Master (MSc) in Aerospace Engineering degree. The programme aims to further develop students' knowledge of and expertise in specialist engineering subjects associated with the main application areas of aeronautical engineering. Particular prominence is given to Sustainable Aviation, Advanced Materials and Processes, Experimental Methods and Techniques, Computational Fluid Dynamics, Engineering Analysis and Simulation, Flight Dynamics and Simulation, and Advanced Aircraft Systems, in particular, Unmanned Aerial Vehicles. The programme is taught on a part-time basis, in five-day blocks per module, held every two months. Modules are delivered by a specialist team of academics drawn from EAU’s pool of international visiting faculties flying from across the globe.... [-]


MSc Aerospace Engineering

Kingston University London
Online Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2019 United Kingdom Kingston upon Thames + 2 more

This course, which is accredited by Royal Aeronautical Society, provides a strategic overview of aerospace engineering and management issues. It will help you to develop a wider perspective and understanding of the challenges facing the aerospace engineering industry and includes subjects such as entrepreneurship, business, finance, research techniques and green environmental issues. [+]

Important: if you are an international student requiring a Tier 4 student visa to study in the UK you will also need an ATAS certificate for this course.

Choose Kingston's Aerospace Engineering MSc

This course, which is accredited by Royal Aeronautical Society, provides a strategic overview of aerospace engineering and management issues. It will help you to develop a wider perspective and understanding of the challenges facing the aerospace engineering industry and includes subjects such as entrepreneurship, business, finance, research techniques and green environmental issues.

UK/EU nationals are eligible for the Aero MSc Bursary Scheme with our MSc Aerospace Engineering programme.... [-]