It’s that time of year again as everyone is preparing for one of the biggest dates in the aerospace calendar. From the 16th July, the Farnborough International Airshow will once again open its doors to the trade to do business, and the public for an unforgettable...
As we're a lovely bunch over here at Aviation Job Search, we've teamed up with Mosaiqe to bring you the chance to win your very own watch! Why Mosaiqe? When you choose Mosaiqe, you choose a watch that doesn't cost the earth, literally. As a sustainable watch brand...
If your events calendar is a little empty for the next few months, here's our rundown of the biggest shows in aviation for the remainder of 2018, and a brief indication of what you can expect from it. Naturally, we'll be exhibiting and attending a lot of the events,...
Engineering degree courses
Aviation Engineering with Pilot Studies MEng
Course information: Becoming a pilot is one of the most exciting and rewarding of career choices. This specialist degree provides an ideal starting point for you to train to become a professional pilot after graduation. It incorporates fundamental practice and theory, but also presents the opportunity to obtain a Private Pilot’s Licence (PPL) and to undertake training in a flight simulator.
Duration: 4 years (5 year sandwich)
Fees – EU/UK students: £9,250 per year
Fees – International students: £17,500 per year
Entry requirements: A-Level grades AAA including Maths & Physics
Flying: Initial 15 hours towards NPPL, additional cost £3,075
Engineering at Cambridge
Course information: The Cambridge Engineering course is unique. It allows you to keep your options open while equipping you with all the analytical, design and computing skills that underpin modern engineering practice.
Part I (Years 1 and 2) provides a broad education in engineering fundamentals, enabling you to make a genuinely informed choice about the area in which to specialise from your third year (many students change direction as a result). Part II (Years 3 and 4) then provides in-depth training in your chosen professional discipline.
The following specialisations are available within our Engineering course:
- Aerospace and Aerothermal Engineering
- Civil, Structural and Environmental Engineering
- Electrical and Electronic Engineering
- Electrical and Information Sciences
- Energy, Sustainability and the Environment
- Information and Computer Engineering
- Instrumentation and Control
- Mechanical Engineering
Duration: 4 years MEng
Entry requirements: A*A*A
IB: 40-42 points, with 776 at Higher Level