City, University of London
Air Transport Management
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.
Applicants should be employed in the aviation industry for the duration of the course and should have at least two years of experience in a position of professional responsibility at the time of application. Applicants should hold an Air Transport Pilot's Licence, Aircraft Engineer Licence, Air Traffic Controller Licence or a relevant lower second class honours degree or the equivalent from an international institution.
Airline operations; marketing; human resource management; air transport economics; airline business; financial accounting; quality assurance in airline management; law and negotiation; crisis management; fleet planning; elective modules: airworthiness and maintenance; psychology in aviation management; airports and ground handling; developing a business plan; leaderships in organisations; airline revenue management and finance; review of quality, safety and aviation business; safety by design; active safety management; airline maintenance; engineering maintenance systems; accident and incident investigation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 13,500 per Academic year (home fees)||3 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 13,500 per Academic year (overseas fees)||3 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Northampton Square||Islington||EC1V 0HB||South East|
020 7040 5060