Aerospace Engineering at University of Nottingham - UCAS

Aerospace Engineering

University of Nottingham

Degree level: Undergraduate

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Course summary

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Throughout this course, you will gain a solid grounding in the fundamentals of aerospace engineering, while also enjoying the freedom to specialise in the areas that most appeal to your interests and aspirations. You will study alongside world-class academics, and enjoy access to cutting-edge facilities. These include a flight simulator, wind tunnels, and the opportunity to undertake flight lessons to enhance your understanding of the world of flight even further. Furthermore, Nottingham enjoys very well-established links with industry, our strong ties with companies such as BAE Systems, Boeing and Rolls Royce mean our students enjoy a wealth of opportunity for work experience and career progression throughout the course and beyond. An accredited masters level (MEng) engineering course meets all academic requirements for professional registration and is the preferred choice for those wishing to become chartered.

Course details

Modules

All students follow a common programme of study for the first two years, studying core material that provides a solid practical foundation in engineering analysis and aircraft technology with hands-on design exercises and laboratory tests. In year three, you will work on a group design and make project, as well as choosing form a range of more specialised optional modules from within your chosen stream: general aerospace, aeromechanics or aeroelectrical. During your fourth year, you will undertake an individual project, as well as choosing from further specialised optional modules.


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How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

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Application codes

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Course codeH400
Institution code N84
Campus nameUniversity Park Campus
Campus code-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff Not accepted
A level AAA - A*AA Including Mathematics and preferably Physics (including a pass in the practical element), excluding General Studies, Critical Thinking, Citizenship Studies, CIE Global Perspectives and Research, CIE Thinking Skills.
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) The BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma is not accepted for this course. Applicants should apply for the relevant BEng course.
Access to HE Diploma The Access to HE Diploma is not accepted for this course. Applicants should apply for the relevant BEng course.
Scottish Higher AAAAB - AAABB This qualification is only acceptable when combined with Advanced Higher grades AA including Mathematics and preferably Physics
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) Applications assessed on an individual basis. Refer to University.
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Certificate (first teaching from September 2016) Applications assessed on an individual basis. Refer to University.
Scottish Advanced Higher AA Advanced Higher grades AA including Mathematics and preferably Physics plus Higher grades AAAAB-AAABB
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme 38 - 36 points Including 6 in Mathematics at Higher Level or 7 in Mathematics at Standard Level (excluding Mathematical Studies); plus preferably Physics at Higher or Standard Level
Welsh Baccalaureate - Advanced Skills Challenge Certificate (first teaching September 2015) Not accepted
Cambridge International Pre-U Certificate - Principal D3, D3, M1 - D3, M1, M1 Including D3 in Mathematics and preferably D3 in Physics

European Baccalaureate - 85% overall including 8.5 in Mathematics 5 and preferably 8.5 in Physics GCSE requirements for all applicants - English grade C/4 or equivalent


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9250* Year 1
England £9250* Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250* Year 1
Scotland £9250* Year 1
Wales £9250* Year 1
International £23760* Year 1
Channel Islands £9250* Year 1

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Aerospace Engineering at University of Nottingham - UCAS