Cranfield University

Cranfield University

Air Transport Management (Executive)

The MSc Air Transport Management is designed to equip you with the skills required to pursue a successful career in various sectors of the air transport industry including airlines, airport companies and authorities, civil aviation departments, air transport consultancies and aerospace companies. The course is suitable for students with a degree in aeronautical engineering, economics, business studies and geography or those with demonstrable experience in the air transport industry.Graduates of this course are featured in our annual CV Book, a publication which is requested by and circulated to our extensive industry partner network, as our graduates are highly sought after. We help students prepare their CV and for interviews for positions all over the world. In addition, we give students access to our exclusive Air Transport Alumni group on LinkedIn. This offers unrivalled networking and job opportunities.

Entry requirements

1st or upper 2nd Class UK Honours degree (or equivalent) in any relevant discipline. A recognised professional qualification plus a number of years relevant working experience may be accepted as equivalent. If you are an international student you will need to provide evidence that you have achieved a satisfactory test result in an English qualification. The minimum standard expected from a number of accepted courses are as follows: IELTS - 6.5; TOEFL - 92; Pearson PTE Academic - 65; Cambridge English Scale - 180; Cambridge English: Advanced - C; Cambridge English: Proficiency - C.

Course modules

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Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert

Core modules; the airline business; the airport business; leading change; professional and personal development; air transport economics and financial management; research methods. Optional ; air transport marketing; strategies for success; airline fleet planning; air transport and the environment; airport operations; air transport engineering; air law and regulatory policy; crisis management and business continuity; aviation marketing (distance learning); air transport in emerging markets (distance learning); the business travel market (distance learning); air transport in remoter regions (distance learning).

MSc (Executive)

Core modules: the airline business; the airport business; leading change; professional and personal development; air transport economics and financial management; research methods. Optional: air transport marketing; strategies for success; airline fleet planning; air transport and the environment; airport operations; air transport engineering; air law and regulatory policy; crisis management and business continuity; aviation marketing (distance learning); air transport in emerging markets (distance learning); the business travel market (distance learning); air transport in remoter regions (distance learning).

Assessment methods

Taught Module 45%, Group project 15%, Individual research project 40%

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc (Executive) Part-time July 2017 GBP 21,000 per Whole course (International) 3 years
MSc (Executive) Part-time July 2017 GBP 21,000 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 3 years
MSc (Executive) Part-time July 2017 GBP 21,000 per Whole course (Scotland) 3 years
MSc (Executive) Part-time July 2017 GBP 21,000 per Whole course (Wales) 3 years
MSc (Executive) Part-time July 2017 GBP 21,000 per Whole course (EU) 3 years
MSc (Executive) Part-time July 2017 GBP 21,000 per Whole course (England) 3 years
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Part-time July 2017 GBP 16,000 per Whole course (EU) 2 years
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Part-time July 2017 GBP 16,000 per Whole course (England) 2 years
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Part-time July 2017 GBP 16,000 per Whole course (International) 2 years
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Part-time July 2017 GBP 16,000 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 2 years
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Part-time July 2017 GBP 16,000 per Whole course (Scotland) 2 years
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Part-time July 2017 GBP 16,000 per Whole course (Wales) 2 years
Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert Part-time July 2017 GBP 21,000 per Whole course (EU) 1 years
Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert Part-time July 2017 GBP 21,000 per Whole course (England) 1 years
Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert Part-time July 2017 GBP 21,000 per Whole course (International) 1 years
Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert Part-time July 2017 GBP 21,000 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert Part-time July 2017 GBP 21,000 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert Part-time July 2017 GBP 21,000 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years

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