What will I learn?

Aeronautical engineering graduates are highly valued and in great demand. The Aeronautical Engineering masters is ideal for graduates seeking employment in the aeronautical sector and for practicing aerospace engineers who want to extend and update their skills. Progression to management is key to the careers of postgraduate engineers, so as part of the aeronautical engineering programme you will develop relevant managerial skills, as well as an awareness of the wider issues that affect the aeronautical industry. The MSc Aeronautical Engineering meets the academic requirements for Chartered Engineer (CEng) status with the Institution of Mechanical Engineering (IMechE) and the Royal Aeronautical Society (RAeS). Employment prospects are strong in this dynamic and diverse industry. Those with an Aeronautical Engineering university masters can enhance their career opportunities in commercial and military aircraft engineering, the air transportation industry, teaching or research. The highly technical nature of this course also equips you for careers in many related, technology-intensive fields. Graduates are likely to progress to senior positions in the aeronautical engineering industry and related sectors.

Which department am I in?

University of South Wales

Study options

Full Time (1 year)

Tuition fees
£13,400.00 (US$ 17,303) per year
This is a fixed fee

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

Expected September 2020


Treforest Campus



Rhondda Cynon Taff,

CF37 1DL, Wales

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Applicants with the equivalent to a Second Class Lower degree will be considered for masters programme entry Applicants with a masters degree will be considered for masters programme entry MBA – For entry to MBA applicants should have one of the above and at least 2 years relevant work experience, preferably after graduation and student should be aged at least 23 IELTS with an average overall score of 6.0 for postgraduate study with at least a 5.5 in each component.

For international students

Students need to have an IELTS 6.0 with a minimum of 5.5 in each component or equivalent.

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About this uni

95% of graduates at the University of South Wales are found to be in work or study within six months of graduation.

  • One of the biggest universities in the UK
  • Over 500 courses available
  • Well-renowned for partnerships with major employers
  • Teaching staff at USW are leaders in their fields