Taught course

Aerospace Engineering

Swansea University · College of Engineering

Entry requirements

Entry requirements for the MSc Aerospace Engineering course are a first or a second class honours degree in Engineering or similar relevant science discipline. English language requirement IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each component) or Swansea University recognised equivalent.

Months of entry


Course content

Aerospace Engineering at Swansea University has a distinguished history of working with aerospace companies around the world. As a student on the MSc Aerospace Engineering, you will be provided with a systematic understanding of the advanced knowledge, critical awareness and new insights required by effective practising aerospace engineers.The course is accredited by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE), the Royal Aeronautical Society (RAeS), and the Institution of Engineering Designers (IED).

Modules on the MSc Aerospace Engineering course can vary each year but you could expect to study:

  • Finite Element Computational Analysis
  • Composite Materials
  • Flight Dynamics and Control
  • Advanced Airframe Design/Structures
  • Advanced Aerodynamics
  • Numerical Methods
  • Flight Dynamics and Control
  • Structural Integrity of Aerospace Metals
  • Group Project
  • Research Dissertation

Information for international students

Since its foundation in 1920, Swansea University has embraced opportunities to think globally. The vibrant mix of nationalities and cultures on campus greatly enriches our learning and teaching environment. We understand the type of support our international students need to help them settle into student life in a new country.

Fees and funding

You may be eligible for funding to help support your study. To find out more about scholarships, bursaries and other funding opportunities that are available please visit the University's scholarships and bursaries page: www.swansea.ac.uk/postgraduate/scholarships

Qualification and course duration


part time
36 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

College of Engineering
+44 (0) 1792 295514