City, University of London

City, University of London

Aircraft Maintenance Management

This programme is for those who have been working within the aircraft maintenance industry (for at least two years). Current students include engineers, maintenance staff, the majority have a license/professional education. We also welcome students with a military background. This Aircraft Maintenance Management MSc programme is tailored towards those working who cannot attend regular university schedules. This course is compatible with The MoD's Enhanced Learning Credits Administration Service (ELCAS) - an initiative to promote lifelong learning amongst members of the UK Armed Forces. If you are/have been a member of the UK Armed Forces, you could be entitled to financial support to take this course.

Entry requirements

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.

Other suitable qualifications
If you do not qualify for direct entry, our partner INTO City, University of London offers academic preparation programmes which focus on the skills you need. Successful completion of the Graduate Diploma in Science and Engineering at INTO City, University of London means guaranteed progression to this degree.

Course modules

Core modules:
Airline Maintenance (EPM906);
Airworthiness (EPM897);
Airline Operational Regulatory Compliance;

Elective modules:
Airline Operations (EPM825);
Air Transport Economics (EPM823);
Airline Business (EPM831);
Human Resource Management (EPM822);
Psychology in Aviation Management (EPM966);
Active Safety Management (EPM836);
Airline Marketing (EPM821);
Fleet Planning (EPM829);
Developing a Business Plan (EPM969);
Crisis Management (EPM828);
Financial Accounting (EPM824);
Sustainable Aviation (EPM975);
Airports and Ground Handling (EPM968);
Airline Revenue Management, Pricing and Distribution (EPM972);
Safety Management - Tools and Methods (EPM833);
Air Accident Investigation (EPM970);
Leadership in Organisations (EPM971);
Safety Risk Management (EPM973);
Aviation Law (EPM978);
Future Aviation (EPM980)

Assessment methods

Students are assessed through coursework, examinations and a final dissertation. The pass mark is 50 percent in each case. Students attaining an average mark of 65% for both modules and dissertation will be passed with Merit. Those achieving 70% will be passed with Distinction.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 14,100 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 14,100 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 14,100 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 14,100 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 14,100 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Northampton Square Islington EC1V 0HB South East

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