Submit an answer Fahel, Lahore AddedSaturday, July 26, 2014 at 8:08 PM Should I study M.E. or aerospace engineering to become a great aeronautical engineer? My aim is to become a great aeronautical engineer so what should I study at undergraduate level? mechanical engineering or aerospace engineering? Which one will be more profitable for me? Related to Aeronautical/Aerospace , Choosing a Degree, Mechanical, Preparation for College Reset Sort By Default Zahra Khan , Massachusetts Institute of Technology Answered Saturday, July 26, 2014 at 8:08 PM Aeronautical or aerospace engineering is basically a specialization of mechanical engineering. So either would be fine. Mechanical engineering is a little broader in scope. But people with either degree can find work in both fields.