CFD simulation of a helicopter

Aerospace Engineering

Master of Science 

Standard Period of Study: 4 semesters
Teaching Language: German
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The studies in aerospace engineering at the University of Stuttgart include a four-semester master's program, which follows a six-semester bachelor's program. This program awards the academic degree of Master of Science (M.Sc.).

The master's program builds on the broad base of technical and methodological expertise acquired in the bachelor's program. It offers a variety of in-depth and specialization modules and can be started any semester. Following the consolidation of the fundamentals from the bachelor's program, two specialization areas are chosen from a wide range of options. In order to enable flexible employment in future, demanding fields of operations, students can choose from a wide variety of supplementary modules. The well-founded education not only qualifies students for employment in the aerospace industry, but also offers the best prerequisites for a successful professional career in a variety of technology fields.



Faculty 6: Aerospace Engineering and Geodesy

The University of Stuttgart is the only university in Germany with its own faculty for aerospace engineering and geodesy. For the latest news and further information on research, please visit the website.

Master introductory event 2023

The slides of the Master's introduction event of the winter semester 2023 will be uploaded soon and can be found in the lower part of the website under the tab "Getting started with your studies".

International students

The International Office of the University of Stuttgart offers a variety of services for international students, for example an intercultural mentoring program. Please inform yourself in advance. Further information can be found here.

The Aerospace Engineering study program

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Master of Science

Introductory events in summer semester

At the start of the winter semester, an introductory event for the Master (M.Sc.) in Aerospace Engineering program will be held on Wednesday, April 12, 2023 from 9.45 a.m.  - 11.15 p.m. at the auditorium V 38.04 (Vaihingen, Universitätsstraße 38). 

What job prospects are available to me after graduation?

Engineer in the field of research, development, design, system integration, production, quality assurance, project management, technology management, maintenance, logistics, certification, training, etc. in companies and public institutions within and outside the aerospace industry.

Further job descriptions and activity information can be found in the BERUFENET database of the German Federal Employment Agency:



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Contact for further questions

Michael Reyle

Dr. rer. nat.

Academic Employee, Program Manager Aerospace Engineering

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Christian Koch


Manager Altitude Test Facility, Academic advisor, deputy head of the institute

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Student Counseling Center

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