Welcome to Aerospace Engineering

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Schedule your tour of the University of Michigan's Department of Aerospace Engineering today! Visits and facility tours are available by request. We look forward to seeing you at the FXB soon!

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Facts & Figures

The Department of Aerospace and the University of Michigan ranks No. 8 in the nation for undergraduate and No. 5 in the nation for graduate according to the latest U.S. News & World Reports. Learn more facts and figures about Michigan Aerospace!

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Our Research Areas

The Aerospace engineering department endeavors to improve Aircraft, Spacecraft & Beyond by conducting cutting-edge research in: Gas Dynamics, Structures and Materials, Dynamics and Controls, and Space Systems.

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Our Undergrad Program

The University of Michigan offers an internationally-recognized undergraduate aerospace engineering program that ranks No. 2 among public institutions in the nation by US News & World Report.

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Our Graduate Program

Our graduate students perform cutting edge research in areas related to air and space vehicles, vehicle systems and associated technologies.

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Our People

The University of Michigan is great, due in large part, to the amazing people who populate this community.

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AEROSPACE DAY Find out more about the department’s biggest outreach event, bringing in young students from across Michigan. The event is held biannually in the Fall and Spring. It's a great way to meet and connect with the next generation of aerospace engineers!