Masters Programs in Aviation

Compare 14 Masters Programs in Aviation

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The field of aviation is a challenging one and is constantly seeking people with knowledge and technical expertise, much of what is taught in a Master of Aviation program. The aviation industry in consistently growing and has an increasing need for qualified and competent professionals. Master of Aviation programs are designed for students who have a bachelors degree in a related field and have the capability to excel in the industry.

A Master of Aviation program will explore topics such as aviation strategic management, airport design and development, aircraft safety, air traffic control, and law. There are opportunities for full-time, part-time, and distance learning programs, allowing students the flexibility to earn the degree according to their schedule. Most Master of Aviation programs will consist of coursework, practicum, research, and a thesis.

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Master Programme in Aeronautical Engineering

ESTACA
Campus Full time 5 years September 2018 France Paris

Reduction in the weight of aircraft, reduction in polluting emissions, increase in aircraft capacity, development and integration of electrical commands: innovation is constant in the aeronautical sector, to reconcile economic and technical performance, in complete security. Being an engineer in aeronautics means working on the design and operation of aircraft (aeroplanes, helicopters, balloons), and embedded systems. [+]

Reduction in the weight of aircraft, reduction in polluting emissions, increase in aircraft capacity, development and integration of electrical commands: innovation is constant in the aeronautical sector, to reconcile economic and technical performance, in complete security. Being an engineer in aeronautics means working on the design and operation of aircraft (aeroplanes, helicopters, balloons), and embedded systems. This might mean the technical conduct of the development programme, carrying out tests on the ground or in flight, developing production methods, optimising quality processes, or prospecting and negotiating contracts.

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Post-Master Degree Aeronautical Operations & Maintenance

ESTACA
Campus Full time 1 year October 2018 France Paris

The modern air transport industry needs engineers who have more than the traditional technical skills. The airlines need to ensure global security at an affordable cost. Their Engineers need a global view of the legal and economic environment as well as an in-depth understanding of operation and maintenance processes in order to cope with growing international competition and a complex regulatory framework. [+]

AN INNOVATIVE PROGRAM CLOSELY ALIGNED WITH INDUSTRIAL REQUIREMENTS

The modern air transport industry needs engineers who have more than the traditional technical skills. The airlines need to ensure global security at an affordable cost. Their Engineers need a global view of the legal and economic environment as well as an in-depth understanding of operations and maintenance processes in order to cope with growing international competition and a complex regulatory framework.

ESTACA offers a Post-Master program in aeronautical operations and maintenance that applies to Airline, MRO operators, Airport operators Aeronautical logistic and air manufacturing companies. The aim of this one-year program is to offer students the means to understand the organization and the economy of the air transport industry. They will be in close contact with our partners (Aircraft manufacturers, Airlines, MRO operators, Airport operators, so they will be able to apply their theoretical knowledge directly to real cases. The Air Rules are the cornerstone of this course and are studied with different approaches.... [-]


Aircraft Maintenance Program (B1.1)

Georgian Aviation University
Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Georgia Tbilisi

Launched in October 2017, Georgian Aviation University initiates new vocational study programs in “Flight Exploitation of Aircraft (Commercial pilot of a helicopter)“; “Aircraft Maintenance (B1.1)” and “Aircraft Maintenance (B.2). [+]

Georgian Aviation University initiates educational process from October 2017 on following vocational programs: “Flight Exploitation of Aircraft (Commercial pilot of a helicopter)“; “Aircraft Maintenance (B1.1)” and “Aircraft Maintenance (B.2)

Implementation of mentioned vocational education programs became possible after Georgian Aviation University became a contest winner of Millennium Challenge Account – Georgia (MCA) and Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) project called Industry-Led Skills and Workforce Development (ISWD). Within framework of the project implementation vocational education programs and educational material-technical base were developed according to standards and requirements of European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA)... [-]


Master in International Management · Aviation

IUBH Campus Studies (for NON-EU students)
Campus Full time 4 semesters September 2018 Germany Berlin Bad Honnef + 1 more

Over four semesters, the Master International Management · Aviation will prepare you to take up an international management role in the aviation business. [+]

Master in International Management · Aviation

Over four semesters, the Master International Management · Aviation will prepare you to take up an international management role in the aviation business.Over the course of the program, you will apply strategic and operative management concepts to the international aviation business.Your degree pays special attention to creating successful and value-enhancing business models in aviation. There is also a strong focus on strategic planning and operations management in an international context. You will also come to understand the role of government regulators, which are an important part of the aviation industry's operating framework.

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Master in Aviation and Tourism Business

Haaga-Helia University of Applied Sciences
Campus Part time 3 - 6 semesters August 2018 Finland Helsinki

The Degree Programme in Aviation and Tourism Business has two paths: Aviation and tourism, and it leads to a Master’s degree in Hospitality Management. The programme consists of 90 credits. It is based on a 210 cr Bachelor’s degree. [+]

The Degree Programme in Aviation and Tourism Business has two paths: Aviation and tourism, and it leads to a Master’s degree in Hospitality Management. The programme consists of 90 credits.

It is based on a 210 cr Bachelor’s degree. The programme prepares students to take on diverse professional tasks, for example organisational development and management. It also assists students in their quest for life-long learning and professional skills that function as a foundation for professional growth.

The Degree Programme in Aviation and Tourism Business is based on the future needs of the aviation and tourism industries with a focus on customer-orientation, globalisation, continuous change and sustainability. ... [-]


Advanced Master Unmanned Aircraft Systems Services and Management

ENAC
Campus Full time 2 semesters October 2018 France Toulouse

Enac, the first European Aviation School, innovates by creating this new UASSM master to allow its students to acquire all skills to future professionals in this promising business sector. ENAC benefits of its long history in education and research. [+]

UAvs are nowadays essential and unavoidable component of civil aviation activities. Needs of the various actors, operators, major purchasers, manufacturers or legislators, have evolved considerably. This fast evolution faces numerous challenges: encouraging UAVs development and their new applications while ensuring an optimal level of safety of air transport.

Wishing to take up this challenge, Enac, the first European Aviation School, innovates by creating this new UASSM master to allow its students to acquire all skills to future professionals in this promising business sector. ENAC benefits of its long history in education and research. Particularly ENAC research program "UAVs Systems” addresses UAV’s integration in global Air Traffic, as well as in their applications. Air transport, surveillance, goods transportation, agriculture domain, defence industry as well as the energy sector are seeking experts in the new technology and its management.... [-]


Advanced Master in Safety Management System in Aviation - MS SMS-A

ENAC
Campus Full time 1 year October 2018 France Toulouse

The ENAC Advanced Master Safety Management System in Aviation is designed for current or future SMS managers in charge of the development, deployment, or improvement of SMS in organisations that must comply with ICAO safety requirements. [+]

Content and Objectives

ENAC Advanced Master SMS in Aviation is designed to train SMS managers who will lead the structural and administrative changes within their organisation, moving it from reactive thinking to predictive thinking.

In an effort to reach the next level of aviation safety, international civil aviation authorities (ICAO, EASA, FAA) as well as IATA require organisations and institutions alike to implement a Safety Management System (SMS) for the management of safety risks. The corresponding fields include: aircrafts design and production, air operations, aeronautical maintenance, air traffic services, airport and training organisations.

SMS represents the next step in the evolution of safety processes in the aviation industry worldwide, at the organisational level. SMS complements the requirements and regulations in human or technical safety already implemented during the past decades. SMS is the formal systemic and pro-active approach to anticipating and managing safety risk, as well as to initiating and achieving the necessary transformation of organisational structures, accountabilities, policies, procedures, standard practices and regulations. ... [-]


Master Management in Aviation

John Naisbitt University
Campus Full time 1 year October 2018 Serbia Belgrade

The goal of the Master program Aviation Management is to educate highly qualified personnel, Master managers in the field of Aviation who are trained to apply modern management concepts, methods and tools to overcome challenges in the aviation industry as well as the business aspects of the industry. [+]

The goal of the Master program Aviation Management is to educate highly qualified personnel, Master managers in the field of Aviation who are trained to apply modern management concepts, methods and tools to overcome challenges in the aviation industry as well as the business aspects of the industry.

Students of the program Aviation Management obtain quality knowledge of aviation management and air traffic: economic management and policy, human resource management in aviation, laws and regulations in aviation, safety management in aviation, accounting and financial management and are able to apply practical and scientific research in the field of aviation management.

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Master in Aviation Safety Management

John Naisbitt University
Campus Full time 1 year October 2018 Serbia Belgrade

The goal of the Master program Aviation Safety Management is to educate highly qualified personnel, Master managers who are trained to plan, manage and maintain efficient Aviation safety. [+]

The goal of the Master program Aviation Safety Management is to educate highly qualified personnel, Master managers who are trained to plan, manage and maintain efficient Aviation safety. Students of the program Aviation Safety Management obtain quality knowledge of Aviation Safety Management, airport security and air navigation, aviation safety analysis, accident/incident investigation and reporting, human potential in aviation, crisis management and emergency planning and are able to apply practical and scientific research in the field of Aviation Safety Management.

Degree (academic title)

Master Manager

Enrolment Candidates eligible to apply to the master studies must have a degree in a related field. Students should confirm the knowledge of business English by submitting a valid certificate or to take the exam before the Committee. The Committee is composed of three English language teaches employed at John Naisbitt University. The Committee may on the basis of Certificate of passed exams in English allow the student not to take the test. Students must also submit a short resume and a cover letter. ... [-]

Master in Aeronautical Engineering

Carlos III University of Madrid
Campus Full time Part time 18 months September 2018 Spain Madrid Barcelona France Paris United Kingdom London + 6 more

The Master in Aeronautical Engineering (MAE) is the official program of UC3M providing, at a time, full professional accreditation as Aeronautical Engineer in Spain and an internationally-focused high-level education enabling individuals to develop their professional career in all sectors of the aeronautical and space industries, agencies, and research centers. [+]

Master in Aeronautical Engineering

The Master in Aeronautical Engineering (MAE) is the official program of UC3M providing, at a time, full professional accreditation as Aeronautical Engineer in Spain and an internationally-focused high-level education enabling individuals to develop their professional career in all sectors of the aeronautical and space industries, agencies, and research centers.

In order to achieve these two goals the MAE syllabus combines a core, covering all fields of Aerospace Technology, with focus on high-potential areas such as Integral Aircraft and Satellite Design, Aeronautical and Space Propulsion, Aerospace Navigation and Control, Experimental Techniques and Advanced Computational Methods.... [-]


MSc in Aviation Security

Emirates Aviation University
Campus Part time 18 months September 2018 United Arab Emirates Dubai

The Masters in Aviation Safety and Aviation Security MASAS programme is designed for students who wish to further their knowledge and experience of aviation safety or aviation security or both together. [+]

MSc in Aviation Security

The Masters in Aviation Safety and Aviation Security MASAS programme is designed for students who wish to further their knowledge and experience of aviation safety or aviation security or both together.

The areas of Aviation Safety or Aviation Security are closely related and the MSc Aviation Security / MSc Aviation Safety programmes contain five modules that are core to both and deal with common issues such as risk management, human factors, strategy, operations and planning.

Fundamentally, however, safety relates to measures that are taken against the threat of an accident, while security refers to protection from threats motivated by hostility or malice. Each programme therefore contains three specialist modules that enable students to consider in depth the different areas of regulations and compliance, design, use of technologies and systems that are associated with these different perspectives. Further specialisation is achieved through the Project which is required to focus on a topic that is aligned with the specialist area.... [-]


Master of Aviation Management

Wildau Institute of Technology
Campus Part time 2 years October 2018 Germany Wildau

Aviation today is one of the most dynamic fast-growing industries in the world. The market signals give cause for optimism: the aerospace industry, which is strategically and technologically [+]

Master of Aviation Management

Aviation today is one of the most dynamic fast-growing industries in the world. The market signals give cause for optimism: the aerospace industry, which is strategically and technologically important and indispensable to modern society, will continue to expand. With an annual global growth rate of five percent, this industry is currently experiencing the beginning of a boom.New, young and motivated specialists, with profound knowledge in aviation management are needed, as the aviation work force requires completely new competencies and state-of-the-art expertise. For all these reasons there will be a considerable need in the near future for well-trained aviation experts with different academic backgrounds.... [-]


Master in Aircraft Systems Integration

Carlos III University of Madrid
Campus Full time 12 months September 2018 Spain Madrid Barcelona France Paris United Kingdom London + 5 more

The Master of Engineering in Aircraft Systems Integration has been specifically designed for graduated engineering students, and working professionals, who want to develop and lead projects of Systems Integration [+]

Master in Aircraft Systems Integration

The Master of Engineering in Aircraft Systems Integration (MASI), sponsored by Airbus Group-Spain, has been specifically designed for recent graduate engineers, and working professionals who want to develop and lead projects of Systems Integration.

Our courses are given in English by internationally recognized experts in their fields coming from the key players in the aeronautical business, including industry, academia, government and regulators.

The MASI program comprise 90 ECTS credits. The full-time program includes 12 months of instruction at AIRBUS GROUP and UC3M, followed by a Final Project to be completed within 6 months.

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Master of Aviation Management

The University of Newcastle, GradSchool (Online)
Online & Campus Combined Full time Part time May 2018 Australia Newcastle

The Master of Aviation Management is a unique program that can be adapted to accommodate your specific areas of interest. This degree will give you a distinctive insight into contemporary issues in aviation by combining human factors and management skills for application to the demands of management in the aviation industry. This applied program will provide you with industry-relevant skills and knowledge that can open up further management career options within the aeronautical industry. [+]

In response to an identified need in the aviation industry the University of Newcastle has developed the Master of Aviation Management. Offered online, the program combines study of aviation human factors and management, and can be adapted to accommodate your specific areas of interest.

The program is designed to develop your knowledge, skill and ability to adapt to the changing management practices within the aviation industry. Applicants are encouraged from all areas of the industry, especially if you currently work in flight crew, cabin crew, maintenance crew, ground crew, administration, military and government authorities.

The competitive international aviation industry requires highly qualified aviation managers. The Master of Aviation Management will provide you with industry-relevant skills and knowledge that can open up further management career opportunities within the aeronautical industry, whether that be to transition between specialties or moving between commercial aviation organisations.... [-]