Best Colleges for Aerospace Engineering 

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Did you wish to become an Aerospace Engineer? Or are you interested in studying this course but having difficulty as to which college would be the best for this? Well, you have come to the right place as we’ll guide you in figuring out the best colleges for aerospace engineering around the world. 

In this blog, you will get to learn about all the colleges which provide the best education in aerospace engineering. 

What is Aerospace Engineering?

Did you wish to become an Aerospace Engineer? Then this is the first thing you are supposed to know. Aerospace Engineering is a discipline of Engineering which provides skills and knowledge to design, manufacture and repair spacecraft, and work on aircraft, missiles and other weapon systems. 

The subject, Aerospace Engineering mainly consists of Mechanical Engineering which covers a wide range of other topics too. These topics include computer application, mathematics, drafting electricity, physics and much more. 

This subject is considered as one of the most challenging subjects to study. However, when completed, the students get a wide variety of career opportunities. 

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Best Colleges for Aerospace Engineering in India

Several students prefer studying Aerospace Engineering abroad. However, there are many colleges in India which offer the same course with both bachelor’s and master’s degrees. Here is a list of all the colleges.

College Name Course OfferedAverage fees
ACS College of Engineering BE Aerospace Engineering INR 1.5 – 2.5 Lakhs
BMS College of Engineering BE Aerospace Engineering INR 3.5 Lakhs 
BS Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science
and Technology 
B.Tech Aerospace Engineering INR 1.97 Lakhs
BV Raju Institute of Technology, NarsapurM.Tech Defence TechnologyINR 1.2 Lakhs
Birla Institute of Technology MesraM.Tech Aerospace EngineeringINR 1.31 Lakhs
Chandigarh University BE Aerospace University INR 9.36 Lakh
Hindustan Institute of Technology Science, ChennaiB.Tech Aerospace Engineering INR 13.02 Lakh
IISc Bangalore M.Tech Aerospace EngineeringINR 4.34 Lakhs
IIT BombayB.Tech Aerospace Engineering INR 65 to 40 Lakhs
IIT HyderabadM.Tech Aerospace EngineeringINR 92.3 K 

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Entrance Exams for Aerospace Engineering

In order to pursue your studies in aerospace engineering, it is very important that you first begin by clearing the entrance exam. Every aspirant is required to clear the same only then are they allowed to study the course. 

Here is a list of all the entrance exams for aerospace engineering. The list is for both graduate and post-graduation courses.

Graduation Level (BE/B.Tech)

  • All India Engineering/ Architecture Entrance Examination (AIEEE)
  • IISAT Admission Test (IIST, Thiruvananthapuram)
  • SLIET Entrance Test (SET)
  • Delhi University Combined Entrance Examination (CEE)
  • Hindustan University Entrance Test (HITSEE)
  • The Indian Institute of Aeronautics (IIA) Entrance Exam
  • JEE (Joint Entrance Exam) conducted by the IIT’s.
  • SRM Engineering Entrance Examination (SRM EEE) Admissions

Post Graduation Level (ME/M.Tech)

  • Sathyabama University ME Entrance Exam
  • Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) 
  • Punjab Engineering College PhD Entrance exam


Can I do aerospace engineering in a college except for IIT?

Yes, any candidate who has passed or is currently appearing for the Class 12th exam with PCM or PCB with particular passing marks will be eligible to get admission to any of the various aerospace engineering colleges.

What is the package of Aerospace Engineering?

The initial salary for an aerospace engineer graduate ranges between Rs 6 Lakhs-8 Lakhs per annum. Although the salary depends on the type of firm which is hiring the candidate. Eventually, with the increase in experience leads to an increase in salary. 

What is the minimum salary of an aerospace engineer working in ISRO?

Any aerospace engineer working in ISRO gets placed with a minimum salary package of Rs 37.8 Lakhs to 46.2 Lakhs per year. 

We hope this blog helped you get a basic understanding of the best colleges for aerospace engineering and all the other necessary information.

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