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Why choose Aerospace Engineering at Swansea?

Our aerospace engineering degrees are aided by world-leading technology, which has contributed to many exciting projects:

  • Aerodynamics for the current world land-speed record car, Thrust SSC, and the future land-speed record car BLOODHOUND SSC
  • Design of the double-decker super-jet Airbus A380

We are seen as a leader in many aspects of aerospace, both in the UK and internationally. We pride ourselves on the extensive collaborations with international companies such as:

  • BAE Systems
  • Rolls-Royce
  • EADS
  • Airbus
QS World University Rankings 2020 - Engineering - Mechanical, Aeronautical & Manufacturing

Our Graduates

Our graduates go on to have interesting and varied careers at companies such as: Rolls Royce, Airbus, BAE Systems, GE Aviation, Royal Air Force and Jaguar Land Rover.

Our average graduate salary 6 months after graduating is £25,000. 

Aungshu Rahman, BMW MINI

"I have really enjoyed every single day of my life in Swansea University. We have the most friendly and helpful staff. They have helped me with whatever problem I have faced during my years in Swansea University, be it financially or academically."

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Aerospace Engineering is Accredited by...

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