BEng/MEng Aerospace Engineering with an Integrated Foundation Year / Careers

Year of entry: 2024

Career opportunities

Engineering alumni panel

The University of Manchester is the most targeted university in the UK for top graduate employers. Graduate with a degree from us and you'll be in high demand, according to The Graduate Market in 2022 - High Fliers Research .

Our popular integrated foundation route has produced outstanding graduates across all of our science and engineering courses. Employers will recognise your determination to succeed, adaptability, analytical skills and independent thought. Aerospace Engineering with an Integrated Foundation Year gives you the preparation you need to proceed to degree level programmes in the subject area of Aerospace Engineering in the Department of Mechanical, Aerospace and Civil Engineering.

Previous employers of our Aerospace graduates include:

  • Rolls Royce
  • Jaguar Land Rover
  • BAE Systems 
  • And many more

Overall, 90% of graduates are employed or engaged in further study within 15 months, according to the Graduate Outcomes Survey.

Possible careers include:

  • Aerospace Engineer
  • Design Engineer
  • Manufacturing Systems Engineer
  • CAD Technician
  • Researcher
  • Higher Education Academic
  • Production manager
  • Financial roles 
  • And beyond

Careers service

We are committed to helping you get the best start after graduation, that's why The University of Manchester's award-winning Careers Service will continue to support you two years after graduation.