36 months
19770 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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This dual-accredited Aeronautical Engineering (Hons) degree from City, University of London explores the design, analysis and testing of aeronautical and aerospace vehicles. You will be equipped with in-demand expertise to progress to a career in the international airline and aircraft industries. Design projects and an optional industrial placement boost your real-world engineering skills.


This Aeronautical Engineering (Hons) course from City, University of London prepares you for a career in the global aerospace industry, working on manned and unmanned aircraft. Accredited by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers and the Royal Aeronautical Society, it is your first step towards Chartered Engineer status.

You will study our core engineering first year, equipping you with skills in mathematics, engineering science and electronics. In later stages, you progress to specialist topics including flight dynamics and aerodynamics and propulsion.

You’ll put your in-depth aeronautical engineering knowledge into practice with design projects at every stage of your studies.

  • Study in industry-standard specialist facilities including our flight deck, motion simulators, wind tunnels, fuel injection systems, formula car simulator and flight test course
  • Boost your employability with an optional 12-month professional placement – past hosts include Airbus, DHL Air, British Airways, Delphi and EDF Energy
  • Shine at interview with practical examples to showcase your expertise, thanks to real-world projects throughout your studies
  • Benefit from our industry connections and outstanding reputation as the first UK university offering aeronautic engineering.


Shape the future of travel with a rewarding career in aeronautical engineering.

You’ll be equipped with specialist expertise to find rewarding work in a variety of high-tech sectors, including:

  • all areas of the aircraft and airline industry
  • the automotive industry (including F1)
  • renewable energy.


Accredited by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers and the Royal Aeronautical Society.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Mathematics 
  • Engineering Science
  • Fluid Mechanics and Thermodynamics
  • Electronics 
  • Design
  • Solid Mechanics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


365 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements


  • BBB (including Mathematics)
  • 120 UCAS tariff points
International Baccalaureate:
  • 30 points with 'Higher Level Mathematics at grade 5' OR 'Standard Level Mathematics at grade 7 AND Higher Level Physics/Biology/Chemistry at grade 5'
  • See below for further details
  • A minimum of grade 4 (C) in English Language and

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19770 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19770 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
Living costs

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


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