B.Sc in Aeronautical Engineering

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Minimum Requirement:

  • HSC (Higher Secondary Certificate) / A-Level (Group: Science)

About B.Sc. in Aeronautical Engineering

This Program is a four years Bachelor's Degree under Universidad Empresarial De Costa Rica (UNEM) and United College of Aviation, Science & Management (UCASM) is one of the Approved Centers of UNEM. This program is offered in regular mode through specific approved support centers of UNEM; only directed study facilities are available here at UCASM. This curriculum prepares the graduates for a career in the global aeronautical engineering industries, government agencies and other relevant job sectors. The graduates are provided with a strong foundation in mathematics, physics, aeronautics and other relevant courses including the regulations of international aviation industry. To complete this Bachelor's Degree, students must complete a total of 138 credits at least in 4 years including a practical project of six(6) credits in the final semester.

Total semester : 8
Course duration: 4 Years
Total credit : 138

First year (semester: 1-1)

Course Code Course Name Credits
GE1 English I (English Composition) 3
A1 Engineering Physics 3
HUM15 Sociology 3
A3 Engineering Mathematics I 3
ME5 Mechanics of Flight 3
Total 15

First year (semester: 1-2)

Code Course Name Credits
GE2 English II 3
AS1 Engineering Mathematics II 3
BUS7 Engineering Economics 3
CS15 Computer Programming (C & C++) 3
CHM01 Engineering Chemistry 3
Total 15

Second year (semester: 2- 1)

Code Course Name Credits
AS3 Aerodynamics 3
A5 Electrical Engineering 3
AE6 Mechanics 3
PS1 Thermodynamics 3
A9 Engineering Drawing 3
Total 15

Second year (semester: 2-2)

Course Code Course Name Credits
A6 Fluid Mechanics 3
ME03 Materials Science & Composite Materials 3
AS4 Propulsion I 3
A10 Workshop Technology 3
AS4 Fundamentals of Electronics 3
Total 15

Third year (semester: 3-1)

Course Code Course Name Credits
A4 Strength of Materials 3
AS8 Propulsion II 3
LS2 Aircraft General Systems 3
LS3 Aircraft Avionics System 3
AME110 Aviation Legislation 3
G015 Marketing Principle 3
Total 18

Third year (semester: 3-2)

Code Course Name Credits
A9 Aircraft Structures I 3
AS6 Flight Stability & Aircraft Control Systems 3
LS8 Aircraft Instrument systems 3
AME109 Human Factors 3
OS15 Non-Destructive Testing 3
AME107 Aircraft Maintenance Practices 3
Total 18

Fourth year (semester: 4-1)

Code Course Name Credits
AS7 Aircraft Design 3
AE9 Aircraft structures II 3
OS25 Industrial Engineering 3
A7 Microprocessor & Software Engineering 3
OS5 Computer Aided Design 3
ES6 Engineering Project 3
Total 18

Fourth year (Semester: 4-2)

Code Course Name Credits
PS2 Gas Dynamics 3
AVM1005 Aviation Management 3
OS13 Computational Fluid Dynamics 3
OS17 Quality Assurance 3
MAG4131 Helicopter Aerodynamics 3
GE018 Principles Of Management 3
B001 Practical Bachelor Project 6
Total 24