Aeronautical and Automotive Engineering

Undergraduate study

We are regarded as one of the UK's leading departments to come to study Aeronautical and Automotive Engineering. We bring together outstanding facilities, superb teaching and strong links with industry to make sure you are completely ready for your future career.

Study with us because

  • Top ranking courses 

    We are a Top 10 UK University for Aeronautical and Manufacturing (The Complete University Guide, 2020).

  • Outstanding Employability 

    94% of our graduates are in employment or further study, with a £28,000 average starting salary (DLHE figures for 2017 graduates). 

  • YOU’LL NEVER BE SHORT OF WAYS TO IMPROVE YOUR EMPLOYABILITY PROSPECTS 

    All of our undergraduate courses provide the option of a year out working in industry. Destinations have included: Airbus, Caterpillar, Mercedes AMG Petronas, Rolls-Royce, and more. 

     

  • HANDS-ON INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE WITH SOME OF THE WORLD’S TOP COMPANIES 

    We send 15% more engineering students on engineering year-long placements than any other UK university (HESA UG Student Record 2016/17: Engineering & Technology).

  • Quality courses 

    Our courses are accredited by the Royal Aeronautical Society and the Institution of Mechanical Engineers. Accredited courses provide a fast-track to full chartered status and are often looked upon favourably by employers, thereby improving career prospects.