Aerospace engineers are at the forefront of innovation, pushing the limits of technology - designing and manufacturing a broad range of aircraft, from light planes to space exploration vehicles. Aerospace Engineering is a dynamic and exciting discipline which encourages practical engagement by putting industry-leading technology into your hands, using the latest computer-aided design packages and industry-standard simulation software.
Why choose this subject area?
- We are one of the oldest and largest Engineering Schools in the UK with an enduring legacy with the de Havilland Aircraft Corporation and BAE Systems.
- We have excellent industry-standard facilities including flight simulators and wind tunnels.
- Ranked fifth for graduate prospects by Complete University Guide from a list of all institutions that offer Aeronautical and Manufacturing Engineering.
- Previous students have undertaken placement opportunities at some of the world's leading companies such as Google, Xerox, Rolls-Royce, IBM, GlaxoSmithKline, Microsoft, Ford, Airbus and Aston Martin.
Find your dream course
|Course title||UCAS entry tariff||UCAS code|
|BEng (Hons) Aerospace Engineering||104||H410|
|BEng (Hons) Aerospace Engineering with Space Technology||104||H400|
|BSc (Hons) Aerospace Technology with Management||96||H422|
|BSc (Hons) Aerospace Technology with Pilot Studies||96||H490|
|Initial Year for Extended Degrees in Engineering||48||H100|
|MEng (Hons) Aerospace Engineering||120||H401|
|MEng (Hons) Aerospace Engineering with Space Technology||120||H402|
|BEng (Hons) Aerospace Engineering|
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