|Study location||United Kingdom, Glasgow|
|Nominal duration||1 Year|
|Tuition fee||£23,500 per year|
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
A 2.1 equivalent degree (GPA 3.0) in a relevant subject.
The entry qualification documents are accepted in any language
International English Language Testing System (IELTS) Academic module (not General Training)
overall score 6.5
All stated English tests are acceptable for admission for both home/EU and international students for this programme:
ibTOEFL: 90; no sub-test less than:
At least 2 reference(s) should be provided.
Official transcript of marks
Aeronautical Engineering at Glasgow is ranked 3rd in the UK and 1st in Scotland (Complete University Guide 2020).
The University of Glasgow has been the home of aerospace research for over 60 years. This long-standing activity has culminated in the Division of Aerospace Sciences having internationally recognised expertise in all areas of aeronautics and aerospace systems.
Students in this programme can benefit from access to our outstanding facilities: including several wind tunnels, a flight simulation lab, an autonomous unmanned vehicle (UAV) laboratory, helicopter test rig laboratories, structural testing apparatus and computer labs for modelling and simulation.
The school has an Athena Swan Bronze Award, demonstrating the school’s commitment to supporting women in scientific studies and careers, and to improving the working environment for all.
Modes of delivery of the MSc in Aerospace Engineering include lectures, seminars and tutorials and allow students the opportunity to take part in lab, project and team work.
The summer period is dedicated to project work, with either academic or industrial placements providing the context for your project.
Semester 1 core courses
FLIGHT DYNAMICS M
CONTROL SYSTEMS ANALYSIS AND DESIGN M
NAVIGATION SYSTEMS M
SIMULATION OF AEROSPACE SYSTEMS
SPACE FLIGHT DYNAMICS M
PHYSICS OF FLUIDS M
Semester 2 optional courses
Select a team project from:
AEROSPACE DESIGN PROJECT M*
AEROSPACE SYSTEMS TEAM DESIGN PROJECT M
Select five courses from the following:
ADVANCED AERODYNAMICS 5
AEROELASTICITY AND AEROACOUSTICS 5 or AIRCRAFT VIBRATION AND AEROELASTICITY 4*
AEROSPACE PROPULSION M
AIRCRAFT HANDLING QUALITIES AND CONTROL 5* (subject to availability on flight test course and may incur an additional charge)
AUTONOMOUS VEHICLE GUIDANCE SYSTEMS M**
COMPUTATIONAL FLUID DYNAMICS 5 or COMPUTATIONAL FLUID DYNAMICS 4*
FAULT DETECTION, ISOLATION AND RECOVERY**
HIGH SPEED AERODYNAMICS 4*
INDUSTRIAL AERODYNAMICS M*
RADAR AND ELECTRO-OPTIC SYSTEMS M**
ADVANCED CONTROL 5
ROTORCRAFT AEROMECHANICS M
SPACECRAFT SYSTEMS 5
TURBULENT FLOWS 5
- signifies courses that constitute the specialism in Aeronautics
- signifies courses that constitute the specialism in Systems