Masters Programs in Navigation Technology

Compare 3 Masters Programs in Navigation Technology

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Acquiring a master’s degree is a great next step after graduating with a bachelor’s degree. The degree will typically take from one to three years to complete. Obtaining a master’s degree often leads to higher level careers with better paying salaries.

What is a Master in Navigation? This degree focuses on a thorough education of navigation and other scientific fields that are related. Students may also study mobile communications, radio- and non-radio-based positioning technologies among other things. Once completed, a student may have an extensive knowledge of things such as nautical travel, air travel, and aeronautical telecommunication.

Earning your Master in Navigation can help you in many ways. You will have a vast knowledge of navigation. This can lead to successful and fulfilling careers with opportunities to advance based in part on your degree. These advancements lead to salary increases and a sense of satisfaction.

The cost of your master’s degree can vary widely. Some factors that can determine the cost of obtaining your degree are the country you are pursuing your degree in, which institution you choose, and the amount of time it takes to complete your degree.

When you have earned your Master in Navigation, you will have a number of choices for your career. You may work as an air traffic control person or you may choose a career at sea. Employment options include opportunities with aircraft manufacturers, aeronautical telecommunication companies, and airlines as well as offshore patrol vessels, passenger vessels or research vessels. Some careers give the graduate the opportunity to travel on navy boats or inland waterway vessels, or work with land maintenance or consulting groups.

There are a variety of schools that can help you obtain your degree. Often, institutions offer flexible studies which will enable you to continue your work at sea or in the air while working on your degree. With these programs, the degree can generally be completed over the course of two years. To get started, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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SpaceTech – Master of Engineering in Space Systems and Business Engineering

Graz University of Technology (TU Graz)
Campus Part time 18 months October 2017 Austria Graz France Toulouse Germany Munich United Kingdom Harwell Italy Frascati Netherlands Noordwijk + 10 more

Through the university programme "SpaceTech", participants are trained by experts in the fields of Space Systems and Business Engineering and prepared to take on key roles and management responsibilities in the international environment of the space industry. [+]

Masters in Navigation Technology. The aerospace sector is a fast growing market. Multinational corporations are conducting research on cutting-edge technology to successfully develop new products and services. Some examples include satellite services in the communication, navigation and remote sensing fields, aerospace transportation, space tourism or the future mining of extraterrestrial materials. Through the university programme "SpaceTech", participants are trained by experts in the fields of Space Systems and Business Engineering and prepared to take on key roles and management responsibilities in the international environment of the space industry. Quick Facts Duration: 3 semesters (18 months) Final degree: Master of Engineering (MEng) in Space Systems and Business Engineering ECTS credits: 90 Language of instruction: English Participation fee: 34,000 € (VAT-free) This fee does not include costs for travel, accommodation or food. Number of participants: limited to 20 Course location: European Space Centers: TU Graz, Austria CNES Toulouse, France ESA ECSAT Harwell, Great Britain DLR GSOC Munich, Germany ESA ESRIN Frascati, Italy ESA ESTEC Noordwijk, the Netherlands Content You gain comprehensive knowledge on the current state of international research in the following fields: Applied Project Management for Space Systems Business Engineering Space Mission Analysis and Design Telecommunications Earth Observation Systems Engineering Navigation Human Space Flight In addition, you acquire leadership and social skills, perform case studies (Central Case Project – CCP) and complete a Master’s thesis. The course content is taught by internationally recognized experts from the respective fields. Target Groups The university programme is appropriate for Experts with several years of... [-]

Advanced Master Air Navigation System Engineering and Operations (MS ANSEO)

ENAC
Campus Full time 2 semesters September 2017 France Toulouse

The MS ANSEO integrates the topics of the former masters by offering a systematic and global approach of the Air Navigation systems: on-ground (communication systems, navigation systems, surveillance systems, automated air traffic control systems), on-board (Satellite and avionics systems), and its operational methods (Air Traffic Management). [+]

As part of the policy on continuous improvement and adaptation of its master program to meet technological evolutions, air transport jobs, and to better answer to the needs of the global Air Navigation Industry, ENAC created a new Advanced Master Air Navigation System Engineering and Operations which replaces 3 former advanced masters: MS aviation and Air Traffic Management, MS Air Ground Collaborative System Engineering and MS Communication Navigation Surveillance. The MS ANSEO integrates the topics of the former masters by offering a systematic and global approach of the Air Navigation systems: on-ground (communication systems, navigation systems, surveillance systems, automated air traffic control systems), on-board (Satellite and avionics systems), and its operational methods (Air Traffic Management). Aims of the MS ANSEO: Commercial air transport Business should double before 20 years according to the most realistic forecasts. Therefore ICAO, States, Authorities of the Civil aviation should anticipate and prepare technically and operationally this growth by, establishing and implementing an effective global air navigation services system, absorbing the air traffic growth by a more integrated flight management into their different phases, reducing waiting times on the ground or during flight, and implementing new optimized operational concepts for eco-effective trajectories. Training program objectives The new advanced master “Air Navigation Systems Engineering and Operations ", MS ANSEO, is based on a systemic approach of Ai Navigation System, on an unique and integrated program with opened to three operational options: ATM, CNS/GNSS and Avionics. The MS ANSEO role is to educate a new generation of Air... [-]

Master in Yacht Design

Izmir University of Economics
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Turkey Balçova

In paralel to the rising importance of seamanship in recent years, yacht production has increased all over the world. Together with few countries, Turkey is in the front line especially in the production of luxury yachts. Although new shipyards, marinas are opened, maganizes are published and many fairs organized every year, there is a lack of human resource needed in design field. [+]

Masters in Navigation Technology. In paralel to the rising importance of seamanship in recent years, yacht production has increased all over the world. Together with few countries, Turkey is in the front line especially in the production of luxury yachts. Although new shipyards, marinas are opened, maganizes are published and many fairs organized every year, there is a lack of human resource needed in design field. Yacht Design Program of Izmir University of Ecomonics has been opened to fill this gap and to educate the students as experts who are able to propose innovative designs, to develop materials, to figure out details for the sector. Yacht Design Master Program is aiming at the students to gain knowledge and skills in the field of yahct design and production, therefore as an objective, to take an active role in design and construction processes of present and future. Within this context, students are encouraged to participate in project exhibitions and an interactive environment is created with the trips to national and international shipyards and fairs and seminars and workshops in collaboration with the experts from the sector. Courses YD 505 Resistance Propulsion and Performance YD 511 Yacht Design Studio I YD 510 Ergonomics and Safety YD 512 Yacht Design Studio II YD 597 Term Project Elective Courses YD 501 Design Perspectives YD 502 Imaginative and Futuristic Yacht Design Studies YD 503 Principles of Naval Engineering YD 504 Yat Yapım Yöntemleri ve Malzemeleri YD 506 History of Yacht Design YD 507 Computer Aided Design... [-]