Taught course

Aerospace Vehicle Design

Institution
Cranfield University · Aerospace
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

A first or second class UK Honours degree (or equivalent) in an engineering discipline.

Months of entry

October, March

Course content

This MSc course provides a taught engineering programme with a focus on the technical, business and management aspects that encompass aircraft design in the civil and military aerospace sectors.

Teaching integrates a range of disciplines required for modern aircraft design, for example:

  • Aircraft systems design
  • Avionic systems design
  • Design for manufacture
  • Initial aircraft design
  • Operation and cost
  • Propulsion integration
  • Stability and performance
  • Structural design and Airframe

Cranfield have been at the forefront of postgraduate education in aerospace engineering since 1946 with the Aerospace Vehicle Design being one of the original foundation courses of the College of Aeronautics. Graduates from this course also become members of the Cranfield College of Aeronautics Alumni Association (CCAAA), an active community which holds a number of networking and social events throughout the year.

One unique feature of the course is that we have a range of external examiners, from industry and from academia who continually assess the quality of the course.

Cranfield University is very well located for students from all over the world, and offers a range of library, IT and support facilities to support your studies. This enables students from all over the world to complete this qualification whilst achieving the right balance of work/life commitments.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Admissions
Email
study@cranfield.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 1234 758540