Taught course

Astronautics and Space Engineering

Institution
Cranfield University · Aerospace
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

1st or 2nd class UK honours degree (or equivalent) in mathematics, physics or an engineering discipline.

Months of entry

October

Course content

The MSc in Astronautics and Space Engineering is suitable for graduates in engineering, physics or mathematics, and will prepare you for a career in this exciting field, from earth observation to planetary exploration, launch vehicles to spacecraft operations, and much more. This course was established in 1987 to meet the requirement of the space industry for high quality engineers with relevant skills. The course has evolved since then as needs have changed, and we are constantly working to ensure our curriculum continues to prepare our graduates for highly successful careers in the space sector.

Information for international students

Students requiring a Tier 4 General Student visa to study in the UK will need to apply for an ATAS certificate to study this course.

Fees and funding

For details of any funding or bursaries that may be available, please contact the Enquiries Office.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations25
Written coursework / continuous assessment45
Group work30

Course contact details

Name
Enquiries Office
Email
enquiries@cranfield.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1234 758008