|Location||United Kingdom, Hatfield|
|Type||Bachelor courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||3 Years|
|Tuition fee||£9,250.00 per year|
High school / secondary education (or higher)
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
with no less than 5.5 in any band.
At least 1 reference(s) must be provided.
Why choose this course?
This BSc Honours degree course in Aerospace Technology with Management is part of our suite of aerospace degree courses.Our longstanding, good reputation and our contacts with industry ensure a very high record of graduate employment.We maintain close links with industry to keep our courses fresh and relevant.You will have access to the best equipment: flight simulator, wind tunnels, specialist laboratories and CAE software.Our courses include input from aircraft makers, research projects and leading industry figures.You do not need an A-level in Mathematics or Physics to gain entry to this course, you simply need the correct UCAS points and your enthusiasm for the subject.
First Year: You will study aerospace technology and industry, mathematics for engineering, materials and electrical technology, mechanical experimental engineering, computing for business and technology, introduction to manufacturing technology, introduction to design, and engineering statistics.
Second Year: You will study aircraft systems, thermofluid experimental engineering, simulation and analysis techniques, computer-aided design (CAD), computer-aided manufacture (CAM), engineering management, project management and product development, and aerospace design, test and certification.
Third Year: You have the option of taking an integrated one-year professional placement.
Final Year (3rd or 4th): You will study engineering management and finance, reliability engineering, instrumentation and control systems, avionics systems, aerospace performance, propulsion, design and manufacture, and an individual major project. Across our Aerospace courses, Final Year students can participate in the BMFA Heavy Lift competition where students have the opportunity to design and build their own model aircraft, competing against teams from across Europe.
There are employment opportunities in a variety of areas, ranging from airline operators to large aircraft manufacturers to small aerospace supply chain companies. Jobs can vary from managing specialist laboratories/ test facilities to the supervision of production lines, and specialisation in CAD to project management. The breadth and flexibility of this course will also open doors to careers in other branches of engineering, computing or business.
You have the opportunity to spend a year working either in a professional research environment or within industry. The practical experience you gain will be of tremendous benefit both when you resume your studies and when you embark on a career. Students have previously undertaken placements in organisations such as:
Airbus Industries, Duxford Aviation Society, BAE Systems, Lockhead Martin, Numerous smaller companies