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MSc (Eng)Aerospace Materials

Tuition fee £20,470 per year
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This course gives you the grounding you need for a career in the industry.

You’ll develop your knowledge of the manufacturing, processing and properties of the metals and composite materials used in airframes and aeroengines.

You’ll also be trained in the fundamentals of thermodynamics, structure and mechanical behaviour.

We will help you to develop skills that provide a solid foundation for your professional development through tutorials, laboratory work, lectures and masterclasses, delivered by industry professionals and colleagues from the Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) with Boeing.

Plus there will be the opportunity to base your dissertation on research projects with such industrial partners.

Programme structure

Core modules

There may be some changes to these modules before you start your course. For the very latest module information, check with the department.

Aerospace Metals
Design and Manufacture of Composites
Science of Materials
Materials Processing and Characterisation
Materials Selection, Properties and Applications
Technical Skills Development
Heat and Materials with Application
Advanced Materials Manufacturing Parts I and II
Research project in an area of your choice


Laboratory classes


Formal exams
Coursework assignments

Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Studies commence
Sep 20, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States