branch detail

Aircraft Design

Original title in Czech: Stavba letadelFSIAbbreviation: M-STLAcad. year: 2017/2018Specialisation: -

Programme: Mechanical Engineering

Length of Study: 2 years

Accredited from: 1.9.2006Accredited until: 31.12.2020

Profile of the branch

Graduates in Aircraft Design specialization 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.

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.

Programme supervisor


Course structure diagram with ECTS credits

1. year of study, winter semester
CodeTitleL.Cr.Sem.Com.Compl.Gr.Op.
OA1Aerodynamics Ics6winterCompulsoryAc,Exyes
OLRAircraft Materialscs6winterCompulsoryAc,Exyes
OLEAircraft Propulsioncs5winterCompulsoryAc,Exyes
OPKAircraft Structure Ics7winterCompulsoryAc,Exyes
OPPComputer Aided Design and Manufacturingcs4winterCompulsoryClAcyes
OT0Aeroplane Propellerscs0winterOptional (voluntary)Acyes
1. year of study, summer semester
CodeTitleL.Cr.Sem.Com.Compl.Gr.Op.
OA2Aerodynamics IIcs5summerCompulsoryAc,Exyes
OKLAircraft Composite Structurescs4summerCompulsoryAc,Exyes
OK1Aircraft Design Ics5summerCompulsoryAc,Exyes
OMZFlight Mechanics Ics5summerCompulsoryAc,Exyes
OLKAircraft Structure IIcs5summerCompulsoryAc,Exyes
OS1Semester Projectcs4summerCompulsoryClAcyes
OT1Aircraft Manufacture Ics4summerCompulsoryAc,Exyes
OL0English in Aviationen0summerOptional (voluntary)Acyes
0PPOIndustrial Project (M-LPR, M-STL)cs3summerOptional (voluntary)ClAcyes
OV0Helicopterscs0summerOptional (voluntary)Acyes
2. year of study, winter semester
CodeTitleL.Cr.Sem.Com.Compl.Gr.Op.
OAEAeroelasticitycs4winterCompulsoryAc,Exyes
OK2Aircraft Design IIcs3winterCompulsoryAc,Exyes
OMLFlight Mechanics IIcs5winterCompulsoryAc,Exyes
OPZAircraft On-Board Systems Ics4winterCompulsoryAc,Exyes
OSDReliability and Maintainability of Aircraftcs3winterCompulsoryClAcyes
OT2Aircraft Manufacture IIcs4winterCompulsoryAc,Exyes
OZ0Principles of Space Flightcs3winterCompulsoryClAcyes
OAAAeroacousticscs4winterCompulsory-optionalClAc1no
OZKAircraft Testingcs4winterCompulsory-optionalClAc1yes
OA0English in Aviationen0winterOptional (voluntary)Acyes
2. year of study, summer semester
CodeTitleL.Cr.Sem.Com.Compl.Gr.Op.
OD5Diploma Project (M-STL)cs12summerCompulsoryAcyes
OK3Aircraft Design IIIcs5summerCompulsoryAc,Exyes
OLPAviation Law and Regulationscs2summerCompulsoryAcyes
OPLAircraft On-Board Systems IIcs5summerCompulsoryAc,Exyes
ODSDiploma Seminar (M-STL)cs2summerCompulsoryAcyes
OUZFatigue of Aircraft Structurescs4summerCompulsoryClAcyes
2. year of study, both semester
CodeTitleL.Cr.Sem.Com.Compl.Gr.Op.
7AZEnglish - Exam B1en0bothCompulsoryExyes