This integrated masters course is accredited by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE) and Institution of Engineering Technology (IET). On successful completion of this course students will have the qualifications they need to become a Chartered Engineer. Students develop specialist aeronautical engineering knowledge, supported by a solid foundation of mechanical engineering and a mix of theory and practice. The course is designed with input from industry and accrediting bodies to provide students with the most up-to-date, relevant programme and hands-on experience. Students benefit from access to specialist facilities including the university's new advanced engineering building, and the option of a year’s paid placement provides the opportunity to gain paid industry experience and make professional contacts.