Kingston University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Aerospace Engineering

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Course summary

Reasons to choose Kingston – This course received 100 per cent satisfaction for learning resources (National Student Survey 2018). – Both the MEng and BEng (Hons) degrees are accredited by the Royal Aeronautical Society (RAeS). – Facilities include a Lear Jet, a 747’s cockpit, a flight simulator, a satellite ground station, a rocket lab, a wind tunnel and a ground maintenance simulator. About this course Aerospace engineering at Kingston has an innovative curriculum, excellent links with industry and cutting-edge facilities. It is the perfect place to study aerodynamics, propulsion, structures, dynamics and materials. You’ll put theory straight into practice, applying what you learn to the problems of aerospace design and taking part in a group design project. We offer both BEng and MEng degrees. The MEng has an extra year of study and can provide a faster route to chartered engineer (CEng) status. It also has the option to integrate an industrial placement with further studies (subject to accreditation by RAeS).

Course details

Modules

Examples of modules: Year 1 Core -Engineering Design and Professional Practice; Engineering Mechanics, Structures and Materials; Engineering Mathematics and Computing Applications; Fluid Mechanics and Engineering Science Year 2 Core -Aerodynamics, Propulsion and Analytical Methods; Aerospace Structures, Materials and Dynamics; Electronic Systems, Control and Computing; Engineering Project Management Final Year Core - Space Vehicle Design. Year 3 Core - Space Vehicle Design Year 3 Optional - Further Aerodynamics and Propulsion and Computational Techniques; Further Aerospace Structures, Materials and Dynamics; Business Management and Group Project; Individual Project; Final Year Core:Group Design Project; Aerospace Stress Analysis & Advanced Materials; CFD for Aerospace Applications; Space Mission Analysis and Design.


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
H425
Institution code:
K84
Campus name:
Main Site
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course

https://www.kingston.ac.uk/undergraduate-course/aerospace-engineering/


Unistats information

Operated by the Office for Students
62%
Student satisfaction
60%
Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
76%
Go onto work and study

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1

Additional fee information

For international fees, please visit: https://www.kingston.ac.uk/undergraduate/fees-and-funding/fees/ Please visit the provider course webpage for further information regarding additional course costs
Aerospace Engineering at Kingston University - UCAS