Applicants should be employed in the air transport industry for the duration of the course and should have at least two years of experience in a position of professional responsibility in aircraft maintenance at the time of application. Applicants should hold an Aircraft Engineer Licence or a relevant lower second class honours degree or the equivalent from an international institution and a Category B or C Aircraft Maintenance Engineers' Licence or military equivalent.
Months of entry
The MSc in Air Transport Management is for those working in the air transport industry who aim to move into positions carrying greater management responsibility.
The course provides an academic framework for the experience of air transport professionals, enabling them to move productively and effectively on to the first steps of commercial or safety management.
The course has the core objective of improving the contributions that experienced professionals (aircrew, engineers, air traffic controllers etc) can make to their organisations. It was first initiated by the Honourable Company of Airline Pilots (formerly known as GAPAN) both to increase the career opportunities of aircrew and others and to ensure that the air transport industry has a reservoir of experienced talent from which to draw future managers. It provides an academic framework for the experience of air transport professionals and enables them to move productively and effectively onto the first steps of commercial or safety management.
Information for international students
The following qualifications are required: IELTS: 6.5 TOEFL (internet-based): 100
Fees and funding
Part-time EU: £13,500 (total cost for 3 years) until 31st May 2016
Part-time Non EU: £13,500 (total cost for 3 years) until 31st May 2016
Split into 3 equal installments spread over the duration of the course (18 months to 3 years).
Students may continue their studies for up to 5 years in total but must pay an extra £500 for the fourth and fifth year. Scholarships and bursaries available for this course
City University London Graduate Loyalty Discount
The Honourable Company of Airline Pilots (previously known as GAPAN) offer up to three Bursaries of part payment of fees per year for the MSc Air Transport Management, Air Safety Management and Aircraft Maintenance MSc Programmes each year.In addition, AJ Walter offer an annual Bursary for a student on the MSc Maintenance Management Programme, usually allocated to a different geographical region each year.
All students may apply for a scholarship from theISTAT Foundation that is competitive with other universities across the world.
Qualification and course duration
|Assessment||What kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)|
|Written/ formal examinations||25|
|Written coursework / continuous assessment||25|
|Dissertation||50 (15000 words)|
Course contact details
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