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Air Transport Management MSc

Key information
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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Transport Management Aviation

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

This course 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. Strong industry links and success in placing graduates in this sector for over 50 years. 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. This course covers a wide area of expertise related to air transport management whilst enabling you to specialise in appropriated subject areas. This flexibility means that you may tailor the course to your particular interests and aspirations. It aims to provide you with a thorough grounding in all air transport issues as well as managerial, interpersonal, financial and analytical skills.

The MSc Air Transport Management has been established since 1964. The course has an outstanding global reputation with over 1,000 graduates to date. 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. Cranfield University is very well located for students from all over the world, and offers a range of library and support facilities to support your studies. This MSc programme benefits from students from a wide range of cultural backgrounds which significantly enhances the learning experience for both staff and students.

Your career: Many of our former graduates now occupy senior positions within the air transport industry. The Centre for Air Transport Management has close links with companies and organisations in the industry who consider our students a valuable source of potential recruits. Former students have taken up employment in a variety of positions in a wide range of organisations. Some of the main recruiting areas in recent years have included: Airlines (e.g. British Airways, Air France, Virgin Atlantic, Monarch, American Airlines, Lufthansa, easyJet,); Aerospace Manufacturers (e.g. Airbus, Bombardier, British Aerospace, Rolls-Royce); Airport Operators (e.g. Heathrow, Manchester, Birmingham ); Aircraft Maintenance; Integrators; Consultancy Firms; Aviation Insurance and Finance; Aviation Journalism.

Different course options

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

OCT

Modules

Theory of Air Transport Economics and Finance - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (overall cost)

£11,250

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (overall cost)

£23,000

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students need to have a first or upper second class UK Honours degree (or equivalent) in any relevant discipline. A lower qualification plus a number of years' relevant working experience may be accepted as equivalent. Students who do not fulfil the standard entry requirements can apply for the Pre-Masters programme, successful completion of which will qualify them for entry to this course for a second year of study.