MSc (Res) Aerodynamics and Aerostructures

Programme code: MECT31

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This 12 month course offers a range of advanced level modules that address key issues faced by engineers in the aerospace and power generation sectors, and combines fundamental engineering knowledge with the latest developments in technology.

As well as taught modules you'll also undertake an individual research project, worth more than half of the overall course credits, giving you the opportunity to complete an in-depth investigation on a challenging and relevant topic.

This substantial project provides practical experience of research, complemented by training in research methods and management, helping to prepare you for a career in industry or further research at PhD level.

For more information about this course, please follow the highlighted links. If you have any further questions or queries, please contact:

Alice Thomas - MSc Admissions Officer
Tel: +44 (0)114 222 7704
Email: me-pgadmit@sheffield.ac.uk

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Careers and employability

Our graduates will have expertise designed to improve their employability within the automotive, design and development and aerospace industry sectors.

It's also an excellent stepping stone towards undertaking a PhD in mechanical engineering.

Find out more about our graduates' prospects.

Course accreditation

Students completing an IMechE accredited degree are deemed to have met part or all of the academic requirements for registration as a Chartered or Incorporated Engineer and are in a strong position to move on to achieve professional engineering status after a period of initial professional development in industry.

This accredited MSc will meet, in part, the exemplifying academic benchmark requirements for registration as a Chartered Engineer. Accredited MSc graduates who also have a BEng (Hons) accredited for CEng will be able to show that they have satisfied the educational base for CEng registration.