Bachelor of Engineering (BEng) in Aerospace Engineering
Queens University Belfast
About the Course
|UCAS CODE||MINIMUM POINTS||NFQ Level||Delivery Mode||Duration|
|H400||462*||8||Full Time||3/4 Years|
*Estimated – Contact Queens University via to obtain Leaving Certificate equivalent criteria for this course. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Tel:+44 (0) 28 9097 3838
Queens University is recognised for high career opportunities it offers students furthermore it is recognised by the royal aeronautical society. Aerospace Engineering is at the cutting edge of technology and service of some of the most technologically advanced engineering products in the world, ranging from commercial airplanes and helicopters to spacecraft and Unmanned Aerial vehicles.
|Six LC Subjects||H3 or higher|
|Mathematics||H3 or higher|
|One of the following||
Structure/Content of the Course
Year One and Two
Students get the opportunity to study an array of modules related to the field of aviation. During the first 2 years of study students will get to grips with aircraft design, aerodynamics, aircraft propulsion, fluid dynamics, flight mechanics and avionics. Students will also get to opportunity to undertake flight laboratory modules and participate in practical flight simulators in order to apply their studies.
After completion of second year, students have the option to transfer to the Master of Engineering in Aerospace Engineering program.
Optional Industrial Placement
Students study topics like avionics systems, computer aided engineer and professional studies while also completing an individual research project.
Students have gone to work in a variety of positions including aircraft leasing, finance, aerodynamic structural design, and engine design. Furthermore, the university boasts strong links with the industry. Past students have gone to work for Rolls Royce, Airbus, Bombardier, and BAE Systems.