City, University of London

Degree level: Undergraduate

Aeronautical Engineering (with Foundation Year)

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Course summary

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The Foundation course provides a pathway to BEng and MEng degree courses in Aeronautical Engineering. The overall aim is to provide a well-rounded education and also specialised training for a professional career in the aeronautical, air transport and associated industries or the industries underpinned by the mechanical engineering disciplines, including energy engineering and automotive engineering. This will include the research, development, design, production, commissioning and management aspects of those industries. The emphasis in the Foundation courses is on developing your study skills and ability in mathematics, physical sciences, engineering and computing.

Course details


  • Mechanics
  • Computing & IT
  • Communication & Study Skills
  • Mathematics
- Physics

Assessment method

You will be assessed using a variety of methods including examinations, coursework and practical skills. The approximate percentage of the course assessment, based on 2018/19 entry is as follows:

  • 50% written, 50% coursework.

How to apply

Application deadlines

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

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course codeH402
Institution code C60
Campus nameMain Site
Campus code-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 96 points 96 UCAS tariff points from A/AS levels including A level Mathematics at grade C or AS level Mathematics at grade A
A level CCC CCC to include A level Mathematics at grade C or AS level Mathematics at grade A A level General Studies, Critical Thinking and Citizenship are not accepted
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) DDM n Engineering (First teaching Sept 2016) with minimum grade M in units 1 - Engineering Principles, 7 - Calculus to Solve Engineering Problems and 8 - Further Engineering Mathematics. Candidates must also have a minimum of grade 6 in GCSE Mathematics and Science/Physics.
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme 28 points 8 points total, including Higher Level Mathematics at grade 4 OR 28 points total, including Higher Level Physics/Biology/Chemistry at grade 4 and Standard Level Mathematics at grade 5.

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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 £10965 Year 1

Additional fee information

For 2021 fees information, please visit:
Aeronautical Engineering (with Foundation Year) at City, University of London - UCAS