Master of Science in Air Transport Management

Singapore Aviation Academy

Program Description

Master of Science in Air Transport Management

Singapore Aviation Academy

Master of Science in Air Transport Management (Jointly organised with Cranfield University, UK)

PROGRAMME OVERVIEW

The Master of Science (MSc) in Air Transport Management (ATM) is designed to equip you with the skills needed to pursue a successful career in various sectors of the air transport industry, including civil aviation administrations, airport authorities, air navigation service providers, airlines, air transport consultancies and aerospace companies.

The MSc in ATM is a part-time programme developed specifically to meet the demands of busy executives for more flexible executive teaching in ATM. It combines compulsory air transport core modules with an increased focus on leadership and personal development, and builds on this with optional modules chosen to suit individual interests and career aspirations.

KEY BENEFITS

The programme will be taught by the largest academic group in the world specialising in ATM, which includes a unique blend of air transport economists, marketing specialists and aeronautical engineers with strong publication records and industry experience.

The qualification attained is valued and respected by employers throughout the world, with proven record of graduate employment across airports, consultancies and associated industries.

Talks and sharing sessions by aviation industry experts from Singapore will provide insights on topical ATM issues, leveraging Singapore's experience and best practices. Other learning elements include case studies and industry visits to key aviation facilities.

PROGRAMME STRUCTURE

The programme is made up of core (compulsory) modules, optional modules, compulsory group project and an individual research project.

Year 1: Core (Compulsory) Modules

You are required to complete 6 modules which will be scheduled in pairs (each with a 3-day duration) back-to-back. These teaching sessions will be conducted at Singapore Aviation Academy (SAA) and involve a Saturday teaching in each pair of modules.

Year 2: Optional Modules and Compulsory Group Project

You are required to complete at least 30 taught credits consisting of modules conducted at SAA and/or online modules. A compulsory group project is also required.

Year 3: Individual Research Project

The project is to be completed through online supervision and meetings with supervisor in Singapore.

PROGRAMME DELIVERY

The programme is delivered through a combination of face-to-face contact hours at SAA, online modules, case studies and interactive discussions.

ASSESSMENT

Learning is assessed by a combination of written and oral examinations, submitted coursework, and formal student presentations.

CERTIFICATION

  • Students who complete the 1st year will be awarded with a Postgraduate Certificate.
  • Students who complete the 1st and 2nd year will be awarded with a Postgraduate Diploma.
  • Students who complete all 3 years will be awarded with a Master Degree.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

  • 1st or 2nd class UK honours degree (or non-UK equivalent) in any discipline; or recognised professional qualification with some relevant working experience

  • Students whose 1st language is not English must attain an International English Language Testing System (IELTS) score of 7.0
This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated April 27, 2016
Duration & Price
This course is Campus or Online
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 2016
Duration
Duration
3 years
Full time
Price
Price
20,000 GBP
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Deadline
Start date Sept. 2016
Place
Singapore Singapore
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Duration 3 years
Price 20,000 GBP
Students, who wish to take up individual modules, may do so at a fee of £1,750. Fees reflected are reviewed periodically and are subject to change.