Aeronautical Engineering in Manufacturing (IAM)

Admission profile

Any student interested in enrolling in the Aeronautical engineering in manufacturing program at the Aeronautical University In Queretaro must fulfill the following:


  • Preferably graduated from a high school with a focus on the physical and mathematical sciences
  • Flexible Schedule for classes that vary from 7h00 to 20h00


  • General mathematics, algebra, analytic geometry, differential calculus, and integral of single-variable functions.
  • General physics; particularly related to classic physics, statics, kinematics, dynamics, thermodynamics, electricity, and magnetism.
  • Organic and inorganic chemistry.
  • Preferably to have an understanding of English written texts.


  • Oral and written communication in the Spanish language.
  • Proficient Research
  • Adaptation to new environments
  • Disposition to self-learning
  • Basic computational tools. (Programming logic, word processors software, spreadsheets software)
  • Ability to analyze and synthesize
  • Use of workshop tools
  • Management of work pressure
  • Spatial reasoning


  • Disposition for teamwork
  • Proactive and proponent
  • Organized
  • Disciplined
  • Honest
  • Responsible
  • Respectful
  • Self-critical
  • Desire to self-improve
  • Resilient to frustration


  • In the new technologies in aircraft manufacturing
  • In the search of aircraft manufacturing and aeronautical components’ problem solutions
  • In the development of creative and innovative solutions and methods in the manufacture of aircraft and aeronautical components
  • In getting to know the local, national, and international social problematic and propose solutions

Graduate Profile

The Aeronautical engineer in manufacturing has the necessary professional competencies for his/her development in the working, local, regional, and national fields.


Professional competencies are the skills that allow the engineer to develop activities in his work field, to adapt to new environments, as well as transfer, if needed, his knowledge, skills, and attitudes to forthcoming professional areas.

Generic competencies:

To raise and solve problems based on the principles and theories of physics, chemistry, and math, through the scientific method to back up decision-making in the scientific and technological scope.
To develop and strengthen the instrumental, interpersonal, systemic, and directive skills to communicate in a second language.

Specific competencies:

1. To provide technical support to aeronautical manufacturing processes through pre-established procedures based on the sector normative to maintain the operation of the process and achieve the client’s requirements.

1.1 To diagnose technical faults in aeronautical manufacturing processes through the evaluation of processes and fault analysis techniques to determine the causes of the faults.

1.2. To implement solutions to technical faults in aeronautical manufacturing processes establishing solution procedures and validating the implementation of them to ensure the continuity of the process and product quality.

2. To Develop projects for aeronautical manufacturing production processes, through process design methodologies, considering product specifications and operating conditions to guarantee the functionality and profitability of aircraft components and systems.

2.1 To Design manufacturing production processes in the aeronautical industry, interpreting plans, considering product specifications, establishing operating conditions, procedures and work instructions, inspection methodologies, to implement new manufacturing processes and guarantee compliance with customer requirements.

2.2 Implement manufacturing production processes in the aeronautical industry based on the design of the production process, according to the master production plan and the operating conditions of the processes to meet customer requirements.

3. To Innovate aeronautical manufacturing production systems based on research methodologies, optimization, modeling of production systems to increase productivity, profitability, and sustainability of the aeronautical sector.

3.1 To Optimize manufacturing production systems in the aeronautical industry based on optimization techniques, the definition of variables, and process modeling, to improve productivity, reduce costs and contribute to profitability

3.2 Innovation of manufacturing production systems in the aeronautical industry based on the detection and analysis of needs, through process design, simulation, modeling, and testing methodologies, to grant competitive advantages and contribute to profitability

Labor field

The Aeronautical Engineer in Manufacturing will be able to work in:

  • Aerostructure assembly companies
  • Advanced manufacturing companies of aeronautical components
  • Technological research and development centers
  • Maintenance Workshops (MRO)
  • Advanced manufacturing companies from other industries

Professional Occupations

The Aeronautical Engineer in Manufacturing may perform as:

  • Production and manufacturing technical assistant
  • Production and Manufacturing Supervisor
  • Manufacturing engineer
  • Production Engineer
  • Quality engineer
  • Manufacturing Process Design Engineer
  • Manufacturing leader
  • Project Engineer
  • Area leader
  • Manufacturing process consultant
  • Entrepreneur


To Train Aeronautical Engineers in Manufacturing with attitudes, values, knowledge, and skills to provide technical support to manufacturing processes, develop projects for aeronautical manufacturing production processes and innovate aeronautical manufacturing production systems, in addition to being willing to do research; all this under safety, discipline and quality standards for the social, economic and cultural development of Mexico.

Importante: Nombres de carreras y planes de estudios sujetos a cambios sin previo aviso