Aerospace is one of the fastest growing industries in the UK with exciting opportunities to work in Wales and across the world. The sector has seen consistent growth in recent years, and supports a growing number of high-skill, high-value jobs. If you have a passion for aircraft, or you simply wish to develop into an engineer with wide and varied engineering skills applicable across a wide range of industries, then this course is right for you. The programme is based at our International Centre for Aerospace Training (ICAT) and you will be taught by experienced engineering staff who have relevant industrial experience in the aeronautical engineering sector. This course is ideal for those wanting to progress into aerospace technology management or gain professional recognition, by progressing to Incorporated Engineer Status.
Year 1– level 4: Engineering Design Engineering Mathematics Engineering Science Managing a Professional Engineering Project Aircraft Aerodynamics Aircraft Electrical Power and Distribution Systems CAD/CAM Airframe Mechanical Systems Year 2 - level 5: Research Project Professional Engineering Management Further Mathematics Aircraft Flight Control Systems Aircraft Propulsion Principles and Technology Avionic Systems Aircraft Gas Turbine Engine Design and Performance
Assessment for the course is designed, where possible, to simulate the variety of tasks that graduates from the programme may encounter in relevant employment. Where necessary other academic assessment devices, such as a formal examination are also used.
How to apply
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
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- International Centre for Aerospace Training (ICAT)
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
Other level 3 qualifications may be acceptable. Mature students without the standard entry requirements but with related work experience will be considered.
Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course
English language requirements
|IELTS (Academic)||5.5||Reading and Writing must be at 5.5|
We also accept other English language examination equivalents. The standard requirement is equivalent to Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR) level B2
There is no data available for this course. For further information visit the Discover Uni website.
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£6000*||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£6000*||Year 1|
|Republic of Ireland||£6000*||Year 1|
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.
Additional fee information
CAVC has a range of bursaries and scholarships that students on undergraduate, higher education programmes can apply for to support their studies. Applicants can find more information by visiting the college website
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