Aerospace Engineering Degree Courses in the UK - Bachelors & Masters

Program University Student satis­faction Unem­ployed Drop­out Tuition (UK) Tuition (Inter­national) UCAS Tariff City
Aerospace Engineering MEng (Hons) Queen's University of Belfast 63% 0% 10% £9250 £25300 184 Belfast On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering MEng (Hons) University of Bristol - 0% 3% £9250 £31300 206 Bristol On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering with an Industrial Placement Year MEng (Hons) The University of Sheffield 86% 4% 5% £9250 £29110 156 Sheffield On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering (with Optional Year in Industry) MEng (Hons) Teesside University 88% 10% 25% £9250 £15000 134 Middlesbrough On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering BEng (Hons) Sheffield Hallam University 52% 0% 25% £9250 £15860 £16655 103 Sheffield On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering (Private Pilot Instruction) BEng (Hons) The University of Sheffield 92% 4% 0% £9250 £29110 137 Sheffield On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering (with a Year in Industry) BEng (Hons) Queen's University of Belfast 63% 0% 15% £9250 £25300 144 Belfast On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering MEng (Hons) Brunel University - 5% 7% £9250 £21470 £23615 143 Uxbridge On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering BEng (Hons) The University of Nottingham 77% 5% 2% £9250 £28600 165 Nottingham On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering with an Industrial Placement Year BEng (Hons) The University of Sheffield 92% 4% 5% £9250 £29110 147 Sheffield On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering with Placement BEng (Hons) Brunel University - 5% 4% £9250 £21470 £23615 154 Uxbridge On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering with Placement MEng (Hons) Brunel University - 5% 7% £9250 £21470 £23615 143 Uxbridge On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering including an Industrial Year BEng (Hons) The University of Nottingham 77% 5% 0% £9250 £28600 164 Nottingham On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering BEng (Hons) Brunel University - 5% 7% £9250 £21470 £23615 143 Uxbridge On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering (Private Pilot Instruction) MEng (Hons) The University of Sheffield 100% 4% 0% £9250 £29110 156 Sheffield On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering BEng (Hons) University of Bristol - 10% 5% £9250 £31300 161 Bristol On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering (with Foundation Year and Optional Year in Industry) BEng (Hons) Teesside University 89% 5% 20% £9250 £15000 121 Middlesbrough On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering including an Industrial Year MEng (Hons) The University of Nottingham 67% 10% 5% £9250 £28600 164 Nottingham On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering MEng (Hons) The University of Nottingham 85% 5% 0% £9250 £28600 185 Nottingham On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering MEng (Hons) The University of Sheffield 95% 5% 5% £9250 £29110 159 Sheffield On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering (with Optional Year in Industry) BEng (Hons) Teesside University 89% 5% 20% £9250 £15000 121 Middlesbrough On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering BEng (Hons) Queen's University of Belfast 45% 0% 10% £9250 £25300 144 Belfast On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering BEng (Hons) The University of Sheffield 85% 20% 5% £9250 £29110 166 Sheffield On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering (with a Year in Industry) MEng (Hons) Queen's University of Belfast 63% 0% 0% £9250 £25300 191 Belfast On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering BEng (Hons) University of Leicester 84% 5% 0% £9250 - 118 Leicester On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering (Foundation) BEng (Hons) Kingston University 50% 15% 5% £9250 - 79 Kingston upon Thames On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering with Industrial Experience MEng (Hons) Queen Mary University of London 81% 20% 0% £9250 - 156 London On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering (with a Year in Industry) MEng (Hons) University of Leicester 90% 0% 10% £9250 - 137 Leicester On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering (Foundation Entry) MEng (Hons) University of Central Lancashire 44% 0% 15% £9250 - 115 Preston On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering BEng (Hons) Kingston University 55% 15% 10% £9250 - 103 Kingston upon Thames On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering BEng (Hons) Kingston University 54% 20% 5% £9250 - 119 Kingston upon Thames On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering BEng (Hons) Queen Mary University of London 83% 15% 10% £9250 - 144 London On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering with Industrial Experience BEng (Hons) Queen Mary University of London 81% 20% 0% £9250 - 157 London On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering MEng (Hons) University of Leicester 84% 0% 0% £9250 - 138 Leicester On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering (Space Technology) MEng (Hons) Kingston University 55% 15% 5% £9250 - 112 Kingston upon Thames On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering with Pilot Studies (Foundation Year) MEng (Hons) University of Central Lancashire 44% 0% 15% £6500 - 115 Preston On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering MEng (Hons) Queen Mary University of London 81% 15% 0% £9250 - 161 London On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering (with a Year in Industry) BEng (Hons) University of Leicester 80% 0% 0% £9250 - 142 Leicester On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering (Foundation Entry) BEng (Hons) University of Central Lancashire 48% 0% 22% £9250 - 115 Preston On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering (with a year abroad) BEng (Hons) University of Leicester 84% 0% 1% £9250 - 137 Leicester On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering with a Year Abroad BEng (Hons) Queen Mary University of London 81% 20% 3% £9250 - 150 London On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering with a Year Abroad MEng (Hons) Queen Mary University of London 81% 20% 3% £9250 - 150 London On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering MEng (Hons) Kingston University 55% 15% 5% £9250 - 112 Kingston upon Thames On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering MEng (Hons) Kingston University 55% 15% 5% £9250 - 112 Kingston upon Thames On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering BEng (Hons) University of Birmingham 54% 3% 5% £9250 - 164 Birmingham On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering with Space Technology MEng (Hons) University of Hertfordshire 80% 8% 0% £9250 - 127 Hatfield On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering with Pilot Studies BEng (Hons) University of Central Lancashire 42% 0% 22% £9250 - 115 Preston On campus Full-time
Aerospace Systems Engineering BEng (Hons) Coventry University 88% 10% 3% £9250 - 140 Coventry On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering with Pilot Studies MEng (Hons) University of Central Lancashire 44% 0% 15% £9250 - 115 Preston On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering with Pilot Studies (Foundation Year) BEng (Hons) University of Central Lancashire 42% 0% 22% £6500 - 115 Preston On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering MEng (Hons) University of Central Lancashire 44% 0% 15% £9250 - 115 Preston On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering BEng (Hons) University of Central Lancashire 48% 0% 22% £9250 - 115 Preston On campus Full-time
Aviation Engineering (with Sandwich Year) BEng (Hons) Kingston University 55% 15% 5% £9250 - 112 Kingston upon Thames On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering (Space Technology) BEng (Hons) Kingston University 55% 15% 5% £9250 - 112 Kingston upon Thames On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering (Space Technology) BEng (Hons) Kingston University 55% 15% 5% £9250 - 112 Kingston upon Thames On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering (Space Technology) MEng (Hons) Kingston University 55% 15% 5% £9250 - 112 Kingston upon Thames On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering with Pilot Studies BEng (Hons) University of Hertfordshire 79% 10% 4% £9250 - 115 Hatfield On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering BEng (Hons) University of Hertfordshire 79% 10% 4% £9250 - 115 Hatfield On campus Full-time
Aviation Engineering BEng (Hons) Kingston University 55% 15% 0% £9250 - 112 Kingston upon Thames On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering (with a year abroad) MEng (Hons) University of Leicester 84% 0% 1% £9250 - 137 Leicester On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering with Industrial Experience MEng (Hons) The University of Manchester 64% 20% 10% - - 189 Manchester On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering with a Year in Industry MEng (Hons) University of Liverpool - 0% 3% - - 147 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering with an Integrated Foundation Year BEng The University of Manchester 64% 15% 8% - - 141 Manchester On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering with a Year in Industry BEng (Hons) Swansea University 97% 0% 6% - - 143 Swansea On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering MEng (Hons) Swansea University 92% 10% 15% - - 134 Swansea On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering BEng (Hons) University of Surrey 61% 10% 5% - - 158 Guildford On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering with a Year Abroad MEng (Hons) Swansea University 86% 8% 11% - - 129 Swansea On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering BEng (Hons) University of Wolverhampton 53% 35% 15% - - 95 Wolverhampton On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering with Pilot Studies with a Year in Industry MEng (Hons) University of Liverpool - 0% 3% - - 147 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering with Sandwich Placement BEng (Hons) University of Wolverhampton 53% 35% 10% - - 96 Wolverhampton On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering with Foundation Year BEng (Hons) University of Wolverhampton 53% 35% 10% - - 56 Wolverhampton On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering BEng (Hons) The University of Manchester 61% 15% 1% - - 163 Manchester On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering with Pilot Studies BEng (Hons) University of Liverpool 62% 0% 0% - - 141 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering with Pilot Studies with a Year in Industry BEng (Hons) University of Liverpool - 0% 3% - - 147 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering with Pilot Studies MEng University of the West of England 79% 7% 2% - - 124 Bristol On campus Full-time
Aerospace Systems MEng (Hons) University of Glasgow 57% 0% 1% - - 241 Glasgow On campus Full-time
Aerospace Systems BEng (Hons) University of Glasgow 57% 0% 0% - - 193 Glasgow On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering with Pilot Studies BEng (Hons) University of the West of England 79% 7% 5% - - 137 Bristol On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering BEng (Hons) University of Liverpool 42% 0% 5% - - 139 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering with Pilot Studies MEng (Hons) University of Liverpool 62% 0% 3% - - 147 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering with a Year Abroad BEng (Hons) Swansea University 86% 8% 0% - - 140 Swansea On campus Full-time
Aeronautical and Aerospace Engineering MEng (Hons) University of Leeds 86% 0% 10% - - 189 Leeds On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering with Management MEng (Hons) The University of Manchester 64% 15% 8% - - 166 Manchester On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering MEng (Hons) The University of Manchester 64% 10% 10% - - 182 Manchester On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering MEng (Hons) University of Surrey 93% 10% 0% - - 161 Guildford On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering BEng (Hons) University of Surrey 61% 10% 5% - - 158 Guildford On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering MEng (Hons) University of Surrey 93% 10% 0% - - 161 Guildford On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering (with Foundation Year) BEng (Hons) University of the West of England 81% 10% 0% - - 108 Bristol On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering with a Year in Industry BEng (Hons) University of Liverpool 74% 0% 2% - - 151 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering with Foundation Year BEng (Hons) University of Surrey 80% 10% 0% - - 111 Guildford On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering with a Foundation Year BEng (Hons) Swansea University 74% 10% 12% - - 106 Swansea On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering MEng (Hons) University of Liverpool 88% 0% 0% - - 166 Liverpool On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering with a Year in Industry MEng (Hons) Swansea University 86% 0% 5% - - 152 Swansea On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering BEng (Hons) Swansea University 81% 10% 11% - - 135 Swansea On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering with Foundation Year BEng (Hons) University of Surrey 79% 0% 5% - - 157 Guildford On campus Full-time
Aeronautical and Aerospace Engineering BEng (Hons) University of Leeds 67% 5% 0% - - 179 Leeds On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering MEng University of the West of England 85% 10% 2% - - 124 Bristol On campus Full-time
Engineering (Aerospace Engineering) BEng (Hons) Blackpool and the Fylde College - - 40% £9000 £10000 - Blackpool On campus Full-time
Advanced Aerospace Engineering MSc (Eng) University of Liverpool - - - £11950 £26350 - Liverpool On campus Full-time
Aerospace Engineering MSc Kingston University - - - £5423 £8690 - Kingston upon Thames On campus Part-time
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Student Reviews

Overall student satisfaction
68 /100
5013 total respondents

Primarily based on data from undergraduate degree students.

The NSS is commissioned by the Office for Students

Salary

Primarily based on salary data of undergraduate students

Salary of all UK Graduates of Aerospace Engineering

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £29125 £32050 £37396
25-75 percentile range £24982 - £32443 £25785 - £37213 £30105 - £44675

Salary of all UK Graduates of all subjects

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £28717 £30034 £36216
25-75 percentile range £25336 - £31553 £25125 - £35264 £29032 - £43503

Jobs & Career Perspectives

Career perspectives for Aerospace Engineering

15 months after graduation, graduates of this subject were asked about their current circumstances of employment, what they do, and whether their activities and perspectives are directly related to their studies.

Current jobs

Among graduates of Aerospace Engineering who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number who “agree” or “strongly agree” with the statements about their job.

Typical employers for graduates of Aerospace Engineering

  • Aeronautical Laboratories
  • Aircraft Manufacturers
  • The Armed Forces
  • Factory Production Hangars
  • Government Research and Development Departments
  • The Ministry of Defence
  • Airline Companies
  • NASA

Specialisations within Aerospace Engineering

  • Aerospace Materials
  • Nuclear Science and Technology
  • Aerospace Technologies
  • Manufacture Engineering
  • Materials Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering

Jobs of graduates of Aerospace Engineering (15 months after graduation)

Example below based on all graduates of Aerospace Engineering at University of Brighton

60% Engineering professionals
20% Sales occupations
10% Managers, directors and senior officials
10% Business and public service associate professionals

Grading & Study Time

Grading Distribution

Students of Aerospace Engineering in the UK received the following grades.

Entry Requirements / Admissions

UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for Aerospace Engineering

Get advice on which foundation courses are best for you to still study Aerospace Engineering, if you do not meet the minimum requirements in terms of UCAS score, A levels, or English language requirements.

FAQ

Aerospace Engineering is the study of the principles of engineering of vehicles that operate inside and outside the earth's atmosphere.

The median salary of graduates of Aerospace Engineering was £29125 15 months after graduation, £32050 3 years after graduation and £37396 5 years after graduation.

  • The following degrees are offered for Aerospace Engineering studies:
  • Master of Engineering (Honours) - MEng (Hons)
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) - BEng (Hons)
  • Bachelor of Engineering - BEng
  • Master of Engineering - MEng
  • Master of Science (Engineering) - MSc (Eng)
  • Master of Science - MSc