The work of Aeronautical Engineering is to design an aircraft. They are involved primarily in designing aircraft and propulsion system and in studying the aerodynamic performance of aircraft and construction material. Aeronautical Engineering is four year degree course and the scope of Aeronautical Engineering in nepal is not so good. But the scope and salary of Aeronautical Engineers in Foreign is good.
On the other hand Aircraft Maintenance Engineering (AME) is two year license program which is regulated by EASA (European Aviation Safety Agency), Aircraft Maintenance Engineering (AME) is responsible for the safety, security and maintenance of an aircraft. AME is only one is to authorized the Certificate of Release to Service (CRS). AME is very hottest career in Nepal aviation sector and abroad. The scope of AME is good in all country as well as Foreign airlines. The salary for fresher AME is 6 to 10 lakhs per annum.