Ph.D. On Campus

Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering

The Ohio State University

36 months
40605 USD/year
37396 USD/year
12679 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Ohio State University’s Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering graduate program, which is ranked in the top 20 nationally, is changing the way we think about flight. 


The programme

  • Our Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering students are developing pressure-sensitive paint for aerodynamic measurements; creating the tech for distributed aircraft engine control implementation; improving the performance of supersonic aircraft; and much more. Your work at The Ohio State University will help you soar to new heights.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Dynamics and Control
  • Flight Mechanics
  • Structural Mechanics
  • Fluid Dynamics and Aerodynamics
  • Propulsion and Power

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Statement of Intent
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • One official scanned transcript (front and back) per institution attended
  • 3 Letters of Reference
  • Official GRE scores reported via ETS Please NOTE: Due to the ongoing COVID-19 situation, the Department has decided to remove the GRE requirement for all autumn 2021 Aerospace Engineering masters and PhD applicants.
  • Official TOEFL scores reported via ETS (International applicants only)

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    40605 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 40605 USD per year during 36 months.
  • National

    37396 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 37396 USD per year during 36 months.
  • In-State

    12679 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12679 USD per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Columbus

940 - 1520 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Graduate and professional students at Ohio State have a variety of funding options available to them, including associateships and other employment, fellowships, loans and scholarships. 

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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