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Ph.D Aerospace Engineering

Are you targeting for a high profile career in the field of aerospace engineering? Want to continue with your education in the field of aerospace by undergoing a doctoral program? Learn here about the course PhD in Aerospace Engineering and the opportunities you can avail by undergoing it.

Course Name: Ph.D Aerospace Engineering
Stream: Engineering
Course Category: Aeronautical
Duration: 3 - 5 Years


As implied literally, the field of aerospace engineering is a high flying one. With rapid advancements in the field of aeronautics and aerospace, the opportunities are seemingly endless. Governments across the globe including ours are increasingly turning the limelight on conquering space. With our successful mission to moon and Mars, we are now hungry to achieve more in this direction. Achieving a PhD will ensure that you are able to get through the stringiest of requirements for entry into high profile jobs like that of in NASA. You will then be able to achieve your career ambitions through some quality research work in some of the world’s best aerospace organizations.

Eligibility and course duration

Should have a sound background in aerospace engineering with a relevant postgraduate degree. Should be able to demonstrate the ability to perform original research work. Selections are on the basis of overall performance in the qualifying degree.

It takes a minimum of three years to complete the course.

Ph.D Aerospace Engineering 2019 - 2020 Admissions/Application Enquiry


Ph.D Aerospace Engineering - Colleges & Admission Notifications

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College NameUniversityState
Defence Institute Of Advanced TechnologyMaharashtra
Hindustan Institute of Technology And ScienceBharathiar UniversityTamil Nadu
Indian Institute of TechnologyIndian Institute of TechnologyMaharashtra

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More about the course

For entry into this course you should be able to demonstrate your competency in pursuing a high level of research through your previous research works if any, during your postgraduate courses. A PhD in aerospace engineering provides you with the latest knowledge about the aerospace industry and prepares you for carrying out ground breaking research in the excellent research facilities of most aerospace organizations. Through the research work carried out in this program you get familiarized with the scientific and engineering problems faced by the aerospace industry. Some of the areas of research that are available for the candidates to do some original research work are in concentrations such as, aerodynamics, fluid mechanics, composite structures, aerospace materials, combustion, propulsion principles, flight mechanics, flight control, mechatronics and others.

Career opportunities

Undergoing a PhD program definitely provides you with a strong background in your field of study. It provides you with skills and expertise that’s way beyond ordinary graduates or postgraduates. You can progress into a wide variety of careers and facilitate your entry into the top positions of most aerospace organizations. The acquisition of such a degree makes it easy for you to enter prestigious space organizations like ISRO, NASA, Boeing, Airbus and the European Arianespace for a career in design & development, manufacturing, software development, etc. Other than these you can get into research work and contribute towards the development of various technologies related to the field.

Ph.D Aerospace Engineering Admissions for 2019 - 2020 Academic Year

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