Aerospace Science & Engineering

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​Graduate programs in Aerospace Science and Engineering are offered by the University of Toronto Institute for Aerospace Studies (UTIAS), leading to research-intensive Master of Applied Science and Doctor of Philosophy degrees and a professionally oriented Master of Engineering degree. 

Faculty research areas include aircraft flight systems and control, flight simulation, computational fluid dynamics, combustion and propulsion, aerodynamic shape optimization, experimental fluid dynamics, flow control, structural mechanics, advanced composite materials, multidisciplinary optimization of aircraft, multifunctional systems, spacecraft dynamics and control, autonomous space robotics, microsatellites, space mechatronics, plasma-materials interactions, and materials for fusion reactors.

The full-time Master of Applied Science program is research oriented and includes a major thesis.

The Master of Engineering program is oriented towards professional engineering practice and consists primarily of coursework. It is available on a full-time and part-time basis.

The Doctor of Philosophy program requires advanced graduate research.

Degrees Offered

Aerospace Science and Engineering - MASc, MEng, PhD

​​​​​Quick Facts

DomesticInternational
​​ ​​​​1. All applicants must meet the School of Graduate Studies English Language Proficiency requirements​.
2. For more information on admission requirements, ple​ase review the program'​s SGS Calendar entry: www.sgs.utoronto.ca/calendar ​​​

​​​​​​​Research Stream Program Funding Information​

Base Funding Amount -

Graduate units determine a base funding amount for doctoral research stream programs and the number of years that the student will be eligible. In addition to the Base Funding, all eligible students will receive the cost of academic tuition and fees. More information about Base Funding can be found at .​

Actual Income -

Students often have the opportunity to earn additional income through research stipends, internal and external fellowships, RA employment income and TA-ships. Therefore, the average actual income of students in a program is typically higher than the Base Funding amount in that program. More information about Actual Incomes can be found at .

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Quick Facts

Domestic Students International Students
1. Application deadlines MASc-16-Jan-2016
MEng-1-Jun-2016
PhD-16-Jan-2016
MASc-16-Jan-2016
MEng-1-Apr-2016
PhD-16-Jan-2016
2.Required tests in addition to English Language Proficiency. See below or visit www.uoft.me/gradelp MASc-n/a
MEng-n/a
PhD-n/a
MASc-Applicants whose undergraduate degree was not earned in Canada or the USA: GRE general test.
MEng-Applicants whose undergraduate degree was not earned in Canada or the USA: GRE general test.
PhD-Applicants whose undergraduate degree was not earned in Canada or the USA: GRE general test.
3. Minimum GPA MASc-Mid-B
MEng-Mid-B
PhD-B+
MASc-Mid-B
MEng-Mid-B
PhD-B+
4. Tuition fee -Please visit www.uoft.me/gradfees and refer to Domestic Fees.
-Please visit www.uoft.me/gradfees and refer to International Fees.
5. Direct entry option from bachelor's to PhD MASc-n/a
MEng-n/a
PhD-Yes
MASc-n/a
MEng-n/a
PhD-Yes
6. Is a supervisor identified before or after admission? MASc-Before
MEng-n/a
PhD-Before
MASc-Before
MEng-n/a
PhD-Before
7. If a supervisor is identified after admission (as per question above), is admission conditional upon securing a supervisor? MASc-n/a
MEng-n/a
PhD-n/a
MASc-n/a
MEng-n/a
PhD-n/a
8. Is a supervisor assigned by the graduate unit or secured by the applicant? MASc-Grad Unit
PhD-Grad Unit
MASc-Grad Unit
PhD-Grad Unit
9. Program length (full-time only) MASc-5 Sessions
MEng-3 Sessions
PhD-4 years full-time; 5 years direct-entry
MASc-5 Sessions
MEng-3 Sessions
PhD-4 years full-time; 5 years direct-entry
​​1. All applicants must meet the School of Graduate Studies English Language Proficiency requirements​. 
2. For more information on admission requirements, please review the program’s SGS Calendar entry: www.sgs.utoronto.ca/calendar