Brunel University London is a world top 100 engineering university according to the Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings 2014/5. We are professionally accredited by the Royal Aeronautical Society (RAeS) and the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE). Brunel is the closest UK university to London's Heathrow Airport with placement and career opportunities and multiple engineering site visits annually. Our fantastic facilities ' including our on'site engineering simulator which allows for virtual reality aircraft flight testing ' and our world'class teaching staff make Brunel an exciting place to study. Many of our graduates go on to careers in the aviation industry. There is currently a Brunelian first officer at British Airways and a Brunel graduate flight operations engineer at Virgin Atlantic. We are proud to have helped so many students' aviation careers take flight.
Level 1 Core: Fundamentals of solid body mechanics; fundamentals of thermofluids; analytical methods and skills; aircraft ground theory and design project; engineering materials, manufacturing and electrical machines; aerospace laboratories, technical drawing and workshop experience. Level 2 Core: Solid body mechanics; thermofluids; performance and control of aircraft; principles of aircraft design; professional engineering applications and practice. Level 3 Core: Major individual project; flight testing and propulsion systems; propulsion systems, aviation management, safety and ethics; airworthiness, aerospace business and advanced materials and manufacturing; engineering systems design and numerical modelling. Level 4: (MEng only) Major group project; strategic management and enterprise; research methodology and innovation; advanced aerodynamics; propulsion systems and space mechanics; current topics in aerospace; aircraft operations.
|Duration & Attendance||Qualification||Tuition fees||Fee type|
- European Baccalaureate 85%
- International Baccalaureate 34
- GCE A-level AAA
- SQA Advanced Higher AAA-AAA
- IELTS 6.0
- Irish Leaving Certificates AAAAB
- GCE AS-level
- SQA Higher
- GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
- OCR L3 Certificate in Mathematics for Engineers
- BTEC Level 3 Diploma
- BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma
Key Course Information
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- The course is well organised and is running smoothly 86%
- 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 98%
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Total Written: 50%
Total Coursework: 44%
Total Practical: 7%