Cranfield University

Guided Weapon Systems

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Rank: 200 (The Complete University Guide)

Location: Shrivenham


Study mode full-time

Degree: Masters

Start Date: 2021/09/01

Duration: 12 months

Intl fees: £31000

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The Guided Weapon Systems MSc is a flagship Cranfield course and has an outstanding reputation within the Guided Weapons community. The course meets the requirements of all three UK armed services and is also open to students from NATO countries, Commonwealth forces, selected non-NATO countries, the scientific civil service and industry. The course structure is modular in nature with each module conducted at a postgraduate level; the interactions between modules are emphasised throughout. A comprehensive suite of visits to industrial and services establishments consolidates the learning process, ensuring the taught subject matter is directly relevant and current.


Entry requirements

1st or 2nd Class Honours degree or equivalent in science, engineering or mathematics. If you are an international student you will need to provide evidence that you have achieved a satisfactory test result in an English qualification. The minimum standard expected from a number of accepted courses are as follows: IELTS Academic - 7; TOEFL - 100; Pearson PTE Academic - 68; Cambridge English Scale - 190; Cambridge English: Advanced - C; Cambridge English: Proficiency - C; Trinity College London Integrated Skills in English III - minimum overall score of pass.

Language qualifications

IELTS: 6.5 (6.5 overall)

Notice: This score might not be totally accurate. It is the default IELTS grade for Cranfield University, Mechanical engineering .

Professional bodies

  • Aeronautical Society, Royal
  • Mechanical Engineers, Institute of

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