28 MSc Programs in 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 Scienc… Read more

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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Rutgers School of Engineering
Piscataway Township, USA

Rutgers School of Engineering provides students with a strong technical background and prepares them for leadership careers in exciting and challenging professions. Both our t ... Read more

Rutgers School of Engineering provides students with a strong technical background and prepares them for leadership careers in exciting and challenging professions. Both our teaching and research are firmly rooted in scientific principles while incorporating knowledge of today’s challenges. Read less
MSc
01 September 2020
Full-time
Part-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
The Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology (Skoltech)
Moscow, Russia

This program combines the study of the general principles of complex engineering system construction with participation in satellite, drone and robotic systems-building projec ... Read more

This program combines the study of the general principles of complex engineering system construction with participation in satellite, drone and robotic systems-building projects. The program is also aimed to provide the fundamental skills in data analysis for the development of complex system applications fostering the synergies and interdependencies between engineering, industry, and space science (satellite imagery and communications, satellite navigation, remote sensing and in-situ data of space weather). Read less
MSc
01 September 2020
Full-time
2 years
16 July 2019
English
Campus
 
The George Washington University - School of Engineering & Applied Science
Washington, USA

Students choose from the following areas of focus: Aerospace Engineering Design Mechanical Engineering Systems Industrial Engineering

Students choose from the following areas of focus: Aerospace Engineering Design Mechanical Engineering Systems Industrial Engineering Read less
MSc
August 2020
Full-time
Part-time
2 years
15 January 2020
English
Campus
 
Warsaw University of Technology
Warsaw, Poland

Graduates from Aerospace Engineering have knowledge which enables them to conduct scientific research and design, optimisation, modernisation as well as maintenance of aeropla ... Read more

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 Read less
MSc
01 October 2020
Full-time
3 semesters
15 July 2019
English
Campus
 
PFH Private University of Applied Sciences
Berlin, Germany + 6 More

The master's program "Composites / Composites" is aimed at engineers and mathematical and natural science graduates with professional experience who would like to qualify as p ... Read more

The master's program "Composites / Composites" is aimed at engineers and mathematical and natural science graduates with professional experience who would like to qualify as part-time employees in the area of ​​composite materials. The main focus of the study program is on carbon fiber reinforced plastics (carbon fiber, colloquially "carbon"), but also on glass fiber reinforced plastics (GRP). Read less
MSc
01 October 2020
Full-time
Part-time
3 semesters
English
Campus
 
Wright State University
Dayton, USA

The Master of Science in Aerospace Systems Engineering (M.S.A.S.E.) program is designed to provide graduate study opportunities focused on theoretical study and practical expe ... Read more

The Master of Science in Aerospace Systems Engineering (M.S.A.S.E.) program is designed to provide graduate study opportunities focused on theoretical study and practical experience in aerospace systems engineering that will effectively prepare them for the job markets or further doctoral study. Read less
MSc
01 September 2020
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
Cranfield University
Swindon, United Kingdom + 1 More

The key technological achievement underlying the development and growth of the aerospace industry has been the design and development of efficient and economical propulsion sy ... Read more

The key technological achievement underlying the development and growth of the aerospace industry has been the design and development of efficient and economical propulsion systems. Major efforts are also now being dedicated to the development of new technologies relevant to the propfan and variable cycle engines. Aerospace Propulsion is a specialist option of the MSc in Thermal Power. Read less
MSc
01 March 2020
Full-time
English
Campus
 
University of Surrey
Guildford, United Kingdom

The night sky presents us with the idea of infinity, and advances in space engineering lead the way in giving us the opportunity to go further and explore more than ever befor ... Read more

The night sky presents us with the idea of infinity, and advances in space engineering lead the way in giving us the opportunity to go further and explore more than ever before. Read less
MSc
October 2020
Full-time
Part-time
20 July 2020
English
Campus
 
IMT Mines Albi
Albi, France + 1 More

This MSc is a 2-year program in English in the field of materials science applied to the aerospace industry with a focus on innovation management.

This MSc is a 2-year program in English in the field of materials science applied to the aerospace industry with a focus on innovation management. Read less
MSc
September 2020
Full-time
2 years
01 July 2020
English
Campus
 
Sapienza University of Rome
Rome, Italy + 2 More

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 launc ... Read more

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. Read less
MSc
01 October 2020
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
Politecnico di Milano
Milan, Italy + 6 More

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 t ... Read more

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. Read less
MSc
01 October 2020
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
Singapore Aviation Academy
Singapore + 1 More

The Master of Science in Aeronautics (MSA) combines a core of classes with 6 unique specialisation options to choose from. This flexibility to customise the degree enables you ... Read more

The Master of Science in Aeronautics (MSA) combines a core of classes with 6 unique specialisation options to choose from. This flexibility to customise the degree enables you to meet your particular goals and addresses the needs of all sectors of the aviation and aerospace industry. Read less
MSc
01 June 2020
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
Kingston University London
Kingston upon Thames, United Kingdom

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 wid ... Read 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. Read less
MSc
01 September 2020
Full-time
Part-time
English
Campus
Online
 
UIT The Arctic University of Norway
Tromsø, Norway + 2 More

The Aerospace Control Engineering Masters Program provides students with specific skills necessary to model, design, and control the dynamic behaviour of aerospace systems, in ... Read 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. Read less
MSc
01 January 2020
Full-time
2 years
Campus
 
Technische Universität München Asia (TUM Asia)
Singapore

The Joint Master of Science Programme in Aerospace Engineering will provide graduates an in-depth knowledge in the field of aerospace engineering focussing in the areas of aer ... Read more

The Joint Master of Science Programme in Aerospace Engineering will provide graduates an in-depth knowledge in the field of aerospace engineering focussing in the areas of aeronautical and space design and research. Read less
MSc
01 August 2020
Full-time
24 months
English
Campus