(equivalent to HSC or A-Level)/BTEC International Level 3

Level 3 in Aeronautical Engineering

Course Overview

Level 3 in Aeronautical Engineering is designed for the people who carry out the maintenance
planning function for organizations within the aviation industry. This course is equivalent to A-
Levels. This course will give you the chance to gain academic qualifications and provide you
with relevant practical experience to pursue a career within the aeronautical engineering
industry. It will also provide you with a qualification that can lead to higher education. The
diploma follows the BTEC syllabus (Aeronautical Engineering) relating to Aircraft Maintenance
in category Airframe, Engine and Avionics, leading you to progress towards HNC/HND,
BA/BSc and/or Part 66 licenses.

Why BTEC International Level 3?

BTEC International Level 3 are career-based qualifications designed to give students the skills they need to move on to higher education or go straight into employment.

More employers and higher education institutions than ever before are choosing BTEC-qualified candidates for their academic and practical knowledge and skills.

Awarding Body

Pearson BTEC Edexcel, UK

Course Details

  1.5 Years in Bangladesh 
  Course Duration  1.5 years
  Total Semester  3
  Total Guided Learning Hour  1080
  Total units to be taught  16
  Mandatory / Core units  07

List of Unit

   Mandatory units Group A-Learners complete all units       
 1 Mechanical Principles  01  60  Set Assignment
 2  Delivery of Engineering Processes Safely as a Team  60  15  Internal
 3  Product Design and Manufacture in Engineering  03  120  Set Assignment
 4  Microcontroller Systems  06  120  Set Assignment
 5  Calculus to Solve Engineering Problems  07  60  Internal
 6  Aircraft Flight Principles and practice  48  60  Internal
 7  Electrical and Electronic Principles  57  60  Set Assignment
   Optional Units Group B       
 8  Mechanical Behavior of Metallic Materials  25  60  Internal
 9  Aircraft Gas Turbine Engines  50  60  Internal
 10  Aircraft Propulsion System  51  60 Internal
 11  Airframe Construction & Repair  52  60  Internal
 12  Airframe Mechanical System 53 60  Internal
   Optional Units Group C       
 13  Further Engineering Mathematics 08 60  Internal
 14  Mechanical Behavior No Metallic Material 26 60  Internal
 15 Dynamic Mechanical Principles in Practice 28 60  Internal
 16 Thermodynamic Principles and Practice 31 60  Internal
  Total GLH   1080  

Entry Requirements for this Course:

  • Applicant must be at 16-19 years old
  • Should have completed SSC/ O Level
  • A BTEC Level 2 in Engineering (overall Grade Merit) with Merits in the Mathematics and Science units. Minimum CGPA 3.50 or Above
  • IELTS 5.0 or an English Language equivalent certificate. (optional)
  • Able to speak, read, write and listen basic English
  • Satisfactory references, attendance record and interview

Study pathway of BSc in Aeronautical Engineering after completing Pearson BTEC Level 3

 Course (after SSC/Equivalent)  Time
 Pearson BTEC Level 3 (Bangladesh)  1.5 Year
 Pearson BTEC Level 4, 5 (Bangladesh)  2 Year
 Pearson BTEC Level 6/ Top Up (UK)  1 Year
 Total time  4.5 Year

Department Contact Info

Aeronautical Engineering

House# 16, Road# 04, Sector# 03,(Near Rajlokhi Market) Uttara, Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Mobile: +880 1749-306090

Email: info@uca.edu.bd

Sat – Thu  9:00AM – 6:00PM (open)

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This waiver is valid till 31 december 2023.

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BSc in Aeronautical Science has been offered by United College of Aviation, Science & Management with considerable success since 2009.