Top Aerospace Engineering Universities

Following are the top universities for aerospace engineering programs:

University of Michigan (US) - The Department of Aerospace Engineering at the University of Michigan has been recognized as one of the leading Aero departments in the country. According to U.S. News & World Report 2010, Michigan Aerospace Engineering is ranked in the top 5 nationally: 3rd for undergraduate program and 5th for graduate program.

University of Maryland (US) - The Aerospace Engineering Department was ranked 9th overall among U.S. Universities, and 4th among public institutions for its outstanding and first rate graduate research programs (US News 2010).

University of Bristol (UK) - Aerospace Engineering is one of the largest departments within the Faculty of Engineering at Bristol. In the 2008 Research Assessment Exercise, it was ranked as one of the top six UK departments specialising in Mechanical and/or Aerospace Engineering.

University of Bath (UK) - The MSc Aerospace Engineering programme produces graduates with technical and managerial skills and expertise that are highly sought after by the aerospace industry. Bath is consistently ranked among the UK's top 10 mechanical engineering departments by The Times Good University Guide.

RMIT University (Australia) - The Bachelor of Engineering (Aerospace Engineering) degree is accredited by Engineers Australia. Graduates are eligible to apply for graduate membership of Engineers Australia and are recognised as professional engineers in all member countries of the Washington Accord. RMIT University is ranked 89th in the world for Engineering & IT (QS World University Rankings 2010).

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