Quick fact

  • You can earn a double degree.

What will I learn?

The TFM-ASA program combines studies and research based on aerodynamics, thermodynamics, compressible flows, turbulence, propulsion, combustion, turbomachinery, material science, to name a few.

These themes are all directly connected with technical and fundamental studies as well as with aircraft, spacecraft, drone issues, etc. The program is jointly managed by three academic European partners (France, Germany and Belgium) together with the support and expertise of:

Bordeaux / France:

Industrial partners such as IRT St Exupery (Technological Research Institute), BAAS Society (Bordeaux Aquitaine Aéronautique et Spatial) and Aerospace Valley.

Leading research laboratories, strongly involved in the aeronautic field such as I2M, LCTS, IMB (UBx)

Louvain-la-Neuve / Belgium:

Applied Research Center CENEARO.

Research Laboratories: IMMC (UCL).

Cottbus-Senftenberg / Germany:

Closed collaborations with space agencies (ESA, DLR), ROLLS ROYCE, MTU Aero Engines.

Research Laboratory: CFTM² at BTU

These industrial partners provide specialized classes and internships to the program, thus providing the students with an overview about the actual issues faced by companies today. The result is a top-quality, highly-renowned international Master degree that meets the 120 ECTS syllabus requirements and corresponds with current job market criteria.

Study options

Full Time (2 years)

Tuition fees
Tuition fees and library access for students coming from outside of the EU and the EEA - 3,770€, EU and the EEA student fee - 243€
Start date

January 2022


University of Bordeaux

351 cours de la Libération,


Ile de France,

33405, France

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Student must hold a Bachelor degree of Science or an equivalent degree. Other English language requirements: Students from English speaking countries must provide an official letter from the university confirming that English is the language of instruction. For TOEFL, a minimum of 550, 213 points respectively for paper-based, computer-based test is required.

For international students

  • Hold a Bachelor degree in the fields of Engineering, Sciences and/or Technology.
  • Provide strong academic records within the domain of sciences, particularly in solid and fluid mechanics, thermal sciences, thermodynamics and material sciences.
  • For other students, the TOEFL* or IELTS** test must be passed before applying for the Master. For TOEFL, a minimum of 550, 213 or 79 points respectively for paper-based, computer-based and Internet-based TOEFL/TOEIC test is required. Marks of at least 6.0 (out of a total of 9) are required for IELTS test.