Aerospace Education Catalogue

Mastère Spécialisé Space Systems Engineering (TAS Astro)

  • Organisation: ISAE-SUPAERO
  • Type of Course: Initial education - Life-long learning
  • Language(s): English
  • Place: Toulouse (French Regions: Occitanie)
  • Prepared diploma/grade/title: Mastère Spécialisé: French Grandes Ecoles Specialized (or Specializing) master
  • Level of entry: French Baccalaureat + 5

Course Details

Objectives: The "space systems engineering" offers a wide range of knowledge with the following objectives:
• develop scientific and technical expertise for the design, development and exploitation of space systems
• develop systems and multidisciplinary approaches,
• develop skills in team management in an international context
• understand the environmental issues, legal and economic world in space.

Intended for: Students and professionals

Degree Level (EU) : 7 - (EQC level or equivalent)

Prerequisites: TOEFL 550 or équivalent

Admission requirements: holders of a engineering diploma, of a Master, or of a Master 1 (three years experienced), or of an equivalent diploma.

Duration and terms: 1 year including 4 to 6 months internship

Partnerships with national organisations: CNES, Astrium, Altran Group, Aéroconseil, Seditec, Safran Group, Astec, Vega technologies , Thales A

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  • Engineering Sciences


  • 1 - Physics and Environment: radiation, particles, fields, debris, climatic and vibratory conditions, meteorology
  • 2 - Dynamics and Kinetics (flight dynamics, space dynamics, constellations, formation flying, attitude and orbit control...)
  • 4 - Thermal engineering, Energetics
  • 5 - Fluid Dynamics, Aerodynamics, Acoustics
  • 6 - Propulsion, Thermodynamics, Pyrotechnics
  • 16 - System Engineering, Product Assurance and Safety, Qualification/Testing, Validation & Verification, Metrology, Certification
  • 17 - Project Management, Production, Industrialization, Factory of the Future, Integration, Supply Chain, Maintenance, Recycling