|Study location||Italy, Padua|
|Type||Master's degree, full-time|
|Nominal duration||2 years (120 ECTS)|
|Tuition fee||€2,622 per year
In order to accept your Offer at the University of Padova, you must pay the first instalment of tuition fees. Information on 2021/22 fees is not yet available, but the amounts will be more or less the same of 2020/21.
|Application fee||€30 one-time
This fee is non-refundable.
In order to accept your place at the University of Padua, the payment of the first instalment is required. This fee is non-refundable.
Bachelor diploma (or equivalent)
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English / Italian.
You can often get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
You must take the original entry qualification documents with you when you finally go to the university.
If you are admitted to the degree course, you will have to submit other documents including original and translated/legalised copies of your previous qualifications, etc. No legalised documents are required at application stage.
B2 Level (CEFR) or equivalent
Specific requirements for Non-EU applicants:
Italian language requirement
B2 Level (CEFR) or equivalent certificate.
The following students do NOT need to submit evidence of Italian language proficiency:
Places for non-European candidates residing outside Italy: 5 (1 for Chinese students joining the Marco Polo Project)
The Master’s Degree Programme aims to provide a specific knowledge in the fields of design, management and production of aerospace vehicles for atmospheric and extra atmospheric flight, including their subsystems for civil and scientific applications. Intellectual curiosity will help the student in dealing with the continuous innovation characterizing this industrial field. As for space applications in particular, students should also have the intellectual attitude to cooperate with other scientific environments, such as astronomy, planetary sciences, biosciences, etc.
Common Path: Aerodynamics, Aerospace structures, Manufacturing technologies, Aerospace instrumentation
Path 1 – Space Engineering: Astrodynamics, Space propulsion, Attitude control systems, Spacecraft thermal control, Vibrations, Space sensors
Path 2 – Aeronautical Engineering: Aeroelasticity, Flight dynamics, Aircraft propulsion, Aeronautical systems, Aircraft air-conditioning, Aircraft materials.
Graduates can find a job in the design, management and testing sectors of national and international aerospace industries or companies, as well as in the scientific institutions carrying on the research in this sector.