University of Southampton: Aerospace Engineering

University of Southampton
Engineering and Physical Sciences



The Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences at the University of Southampton includes Chemical EngineeringChemistry, Engineering, Electronics and Computer Science, Physics and Astronomy, and the Zepler Institute for Photonics and Nanoelectronics, incorporating the Optoelectronics Research Centre.

Postgraduate study
We have over 50 taught masters programmes for you to choose from, ranging from electrochemistry to artificial intelligence, chemical engineering to audiology, and aeronautics and astronautics to optical fibre and photonic engineering. We also offer extensive opportunities for postgraduate research.

Across our Engineering and Physical Sciences departments, we are home to over 5,600 students, with around 600 taught postgraduates and 1,000 postgraduate research students.

Our cutting-edge facilities and world-class academics will provide a dynamic environment for your postgraduate studies.

Our research rankings and achievements place us at the forefront of the UK’s Russell Group universities, and our courses are highly ranked and highly regarded by leading global employers. In the most recent Research Excellence Framework (2014), 97% of the University’s research environment was assessed as world leading and internationally excellent.

We are proud to be part of the University of Southampton, a leading research-intensive Russell Group university in the top 100 universities worldwide (QS World University Rankings 2020).

Our world-class facilities provide the foundations for our research, education and enterprise activities, and we continuously invest in our facilities to ensure that our researchers, staff and students have access to the equipment that will to allow them to develop and test their pioneering ideas.

Our Zepler Institute Cleanrooms have the UK’s best photonics fabrication and nanoelectronics capabilities. We are also home to the UK’s National X-ray Crystallography Service and the R.J. Mitchell Wind Tunnel, which is used extensively by industries such as motorsport, automotive, aerospace, marine, maritime, and performance sport. Our High Voltage Laboratory is a world-class centre for research into dielectric materials, insulation systems and high voltage phenomena.

For UK and international fees and funding information, visit postgraduate fees and funding.

Contact details
Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences
University of Southampton
University Road
SO17 1BJ
United Kingdom

UK and EU enquiries
+44 (0)23 8059 9699

International enquiries
+44 (0)23 8059 9699


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