Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya · BarcelonaTech

Bachelor's degree in Aerospace Vehicle Engineering

2017-2018 academic year

The bachelor’s degree in Aerospace Vehicle Engineering will provide you with a solid grounding in aeronautics, with particular emphasis on areas of study related to aircraft and spacecraft, including their design, manufacture, operation and maintenance, and the infrastructure required for their operation. You will learn about aerodynamics, flight mechanics, materials and structures, automatic flight control systems, and navigation and air traffic systems. The broad base of scientific and technical knowledge provided by this course will facilitate learning of new methods and give you the versatility you need to adapt and keep up to date with future technological advances in the aerospace industry.

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Duration
4 years
Study load
240 ECTS credits (including the bachelor's thesis). One credit is equivalent to a study load of 25-30 hours.
Delivery
Face-to-face
Fees and grants
Approximate fees per academic year: €2,431 (€3,646 for non-EU residents). Consult the public fees system based on income (grants and payment options).
Official degree
Recorded in the Ministry of Education's degree register
Double-degree agreements
With other Catalan universities
  • Bachelor's degree in Aerospace Vehicle Engineering + Master's degree in Aeronautical Engineering + Bachelor's degree in Business Administration and Management (UOC)
  • Bachelor's degree in Aerospace Vehicle Engineering + Master's degree in Aeronautical Engineering + Bachelor's degree in Economics (UOC)
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Places
60
Registration and enrolment
What are the requirements to enrol in a bachelor's degree course?
Legalisation of foreign documents
All documents issued in non-EU countries must be legalised and bear the corresponding apostille.

Sixth semester

  • CompulsoryECTS
  • OptionalECTS
  • ProjectECTS
Professional opportunities
  • Design, planning, production and maintenance of aircraft, aerospace vehicles and aeronautical engineering works.
  • Planning, construction and management of airport infrastructure.
  • Control and supervision of ground facilities, airport terminals, runways, signalling systems and structures used in air navigation.
  • Testing and certification of aerospace vehicles, aerospace propulsion systems, aerospace materials, airport and air navigation infrastructure, and systems for managing airspace, air traffic and air transport.
  • Technical supervision, surveying, drafting of reports, and technical advice in areas related to aeronautical engineering.
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Location
Terrassa School of Industrial, Aerospace and Audiovisual Engineering (ESEIAAT) Terrassa School of Industrial, Aerospace and Audiovisual Engineering (ESEIAAT)

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