Kingston University London - Aircraft Engineering BEng (Hons) top-up

Kingston University London

Aircraft Engineering BEng (Hons) top-up

Do you have an engineering foundation degree from Kingston University? Or, do you hold an EASA Cat B aircraft engineering license? If so, this course is a perfect choice to top-up your qualification to an honors degree.

Your studies will include exploring the performance of fixed-wing and rotary-wing aircraft and analyzing their structures and evaluating materials for aircraft applications.

You'll also study the principles of air transport economics and how they affect management decision-making and project planning and mapping. You'll also undertake group and individual projects on industry-related topics.

Reasons to choose Kingston University

  • This degree is accredited by the Royal Aeronautical Society (RAeS) as meeting the requirements for IEng registration with the Engineering Council.
  • Through this course, you can obtain an Aircraft Engineering BEng (Hons) in one year (full-time) or two years (part-time).
  • This course will boost your employability, preparing you for senior positions and management roles.

Entry Requirements

  • Progression from an appropriate Kingston University Foundation Degree.
  • Possession of a European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) Part 66 Category B Aircraft Maintenance Engineering Licence.
  • IELTS of 6.0, with no element below 5.5.

Career Prospects

You'll gain knowledge and skills that provide a good foundation for senior roles in engineering. Our graduates work at British Airways, Flybe, Virgin Atlantic, KLM UK Engineering, Monarch Airlines, DHL, the Royal Navy, the British Army, and BAES.

Career opportunities after completing Aircraft Engineering BEng (Hons)

  • Flight instructor.

  • Terminal manager.

  • Aerospace technician.

  • Aircraft mechanic.

  • Pilot.

  • Test engineer.

  • Airport executive.

Course Details

You will study fixed-wing and rotary-wing aircraft performance and will analyse aircraft structures. You will evaluate materials for aircraft applications and the fundamental principles of air transport economics and their application to management decision-making.

You will also learn about the fundamentals of project planning and mapping, and will complete significant group and individual projects on industry-related topics.


Air Transport Economics
Aerospace Technology
Individual Project (Aircraft IEng)
Aircraft Maintenance Operations

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