Imperial College London

Course Modules

Year 1: Aerodynamics; aircraft performance; thermodynamics; structural mechanics; mechanics; materials; mathematics; aeronautical general lectures; engineering design & computer'aided design; computing and FORTRAN; applications; management or languages. Year 2: Aerodynamics; mechanics of flight; propulsion and turbomachinery; structural mechanics and dynamics; mathematics; materials, electrical engineering; manufacturing processes; computing and numerical analysis; applications; management or languages. Year 3: Compulsory core subjects: aircraft aerodynamics; aerospace vehicle design; airframe design; control systems; energy methods; aircraft structures; 3 subjects chosen from a list of 12 electives; group design project. Year 4: Compulsory core subjects: wing design; structural dynamics; 4 subjects chosen from the list of 7 electives; mini research project; major (4 months) research project (in UK/Europe).

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
4 years
Full Time
MEng (Hons) £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees

Qualifications required:

  • SQA Advanced Higher AAA
  • GCE A-level A*AAA-A*A*A
  • European Baccalaureate 85%
  • International Baccalaureate 40
  • Course specific
  • GCE AS-level
  • SQA Higher
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade

Key Course Information

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91% Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course

The course is well organised and is running smoothly 85%
I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 96%
The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 97%

£26,000 Average salary 6 months after course has finished

75% Go on to work and/or study

In work 50
Studying 20
Studying and working 5
Unemployed 25
Unknown 0

29% Total study time lectures

Total Written: 62%

Total Coursework: 37%

Total Practical: 1%

£2,994 - £9,221
Typical cost of university accommodation

£4,335 - £11,475
Typical cost of private accommodation