What will I learn?

Number one in the UK for course satisfaction (Guardian University League Table 2019), this course will ensure you have the key skills and thorough knowledge necessary for a successful career in aircraft and modern engineering.The course is designed to fulfil industries’ requirements and benefits from strong industrial links.• Design-focused course: develop a full understanding of engineering design concepts and the engineering design process. • Gain transferable knowledge and business skills to equip you for a broader job market.• You’ll be trained to use a variety of computer-aided design tools, including industry-highly-required Finite Element Analysis (FEA) and Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) tools.• Strong links with companies such as Airbus and Raytheon.• State-of-the-art Merlin Flight Simulator, design and test your own aircraft using engineering theory.• Access to cutting-edge computer-aided design, analysis and simulation software, including ANSYS, Abaqus, MATLAB and Simulink.• Subsonic and supersonic wind tunnel facilities.• Access to flight simulation packages such as FLITE, RANT navaids trainer and Boeing 747.• Work on jet engine aircraft in our aircraft hangar.• Eligible to be a student member with the IMechE, RAeS, and/or IET.• Rapid prototyping facility.• Advanced composite training and development centre based in Broughton.You can also choose to study this course as a foundation year: Aeronautical and Mechanical Engineering (with foundation year)

Which department am I in?

School of Applied Science, Computing and Engineering

Study options

Full Time (3 Years)

Tuition fees
£11,750.00 (US$ 15,189) per year
This is a provisional fee yet to be approved
Start date

20 September 2021



Plas Coch,


LL11 2AW, Wales

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Students must have High School Diploma with a grade-point average of 3.0/4.0. plus one of the following: Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) 1290 minimum including the following minimum scores in each component, (Reading and Writing 650) and (Math 640); American College Testing (ACT) with a minimum of 26; two advanced placement tests with a minimum score of 3. Advanced entry to undergraduate: You may be considered for advanced entry to year 2 of the degree with a minimum grade-point average of 2.8 from an Associate Degree provided that you have taken the relevant subjects. US nationals are not required to demonstrate additional English language testing as part of the entry requirements.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.