Mechanical Engineering - Aircraft Design

Brno University of Technology
2 years
Full time
Master's degree
Mechanical Engineering - Aircraft Design

About this program

Mechanical Engineering - Aircraft Design

Aircraft Design


Two-year follow-up master's study programme "Mechanical Engineering" is designed for graduates from general branches of bachelor's study programmes majoring in engineering. It is a university study providing students with wide and deep theoretical as well as practical knowledge in the selected specialized branch.

The list of all branches can be found on the faculty website ("Study plans").

Graduates may work e.g. in research and development fields, design and technology, manufacture and operation, as well as management, trade, and services. They may occupy positions such as designers, members and leaders of development teams, project managers and the like. Career prospects depend on the selected branch of study.

Key learning outcomes:

Graduates in Aircraft Design branch obtain knowledge of Aerodynamics and Mechanics of Flight, theory of Strength of Aircraft Structure and Aircraft Design. They will be made familiar with structure materials and their processing, and design of weight-saving structure. They will acquire principles of aircraft design from the point of view of technology of production and operating. They will familiarize themselves with basics of theory of aircraft reliability and aircraft structure life.

Occupational profiles of graduates with examples:

Graduates of Aircraft Design branch find opportunity for application at projection, constructionally developmental and research workplaces of state or private aircraft industry. Gained knowledge also allows them to find application at any engineering area dealing with flow problems.
Graduates of Aircraft Design branch can continue their studies in Doctoral study programme Design and Process Engineering.

Supervisor: doc. Ing. Ivo Jebáček, Ph.D.

Admission requirements

The basic prerequisites for the admission are:

  • CV,
  • letter of motivation,
  • authenticated certificates of the pending or completed study,
  • an authenticated certificate of the highest-level English exam passed.

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Program content

Mechanical engineers.


3 000 EUR/ year


About this institute

Brno University of Technology

Brno University of Technology (BUT) is the largest technical/engineering university in the Czech Republic and one of the leading educational, scientific and research institutions in Central Europe. Its tradition dates back to 1899, and more than 115 years later the...

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Why study at Brno University of Technology

Brno University of Technology (BUT) is an internationally recognised higher education and research institution with 120 years of tradition and an excellent reputation.

We have wide and attractive offer of Bachelor’s, Master’s and Doctoral study programmes taught in English.

Every fifth student of BUT comes from foreign country.

We have developed strong partnerships with many corporations (such as IBM, Thermo Fisher Scientific, Honeywell, Bosch, Siemens, etc.). 5 regional scientific centres create a solid base for our own research and development activities.

Most of all, we would LOVE to meet you!

Contact info

Brno University of Technology

Antonínská 548/1
60190 Brno-střed
Czech Republic

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