Taught course

Advanced Aerospace Technologies

University of Sheffield · Department of Aerospace Engineering

Entry requirements

  • 2:1 BEng in aerospace engineering.
  • BEng mechanical engineers who have taken significant aerospace modules will also be considered.

Months of entry


Course content

Advance your knowledge of aerospace engineering with our specialist one-year degree.

You'll study concepts of systems integration and flight control alongside traditional aeronautical subjects such as materials, structures, aerodynamics and propulsion. By exploring these topics, you'll learn how to create more efficient and environmentally friendly aircraft and aerospace systems.

You can choose the direction your studies take by specialising further in aeromechanics or avionics.

We have close links with some of the world's leading aerospace companies, which means you'll learn about the latest developments in industry. You will have the opportunity to work alongside industry experts through our 12-week industrial training programme. The group design project gives you the chance to design and build an Unmanned Air Vehicle.

The MSc Advanced Aerospace Technologies degree draws on the considerable expertise of six departments in our engineering and science faculties, as well as the University's Management School. This breadth and depth of study will ensure you graduate as a knowledgeable aerospace engineering specialist.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Aerospace Engineering Admissions
+44 (0) 114 222 7837