Businesses in airline manufacturing and flight control, among others, may hire students who have studied aviation. This field deals with the practical aspects of air travel, such as design, use and environmental impact. It also includes study in engineering and physics.
Accredited by the Institute of Travel and Tourism and taught by experienced academics, this is truly a vocationally-focused course to launch your career.
According to the Guardian University Guide 2019, we were ranked 2nd equal in London and 26th equal in the UK for our hospitality, event management and tourism courses.
Get a flying start to your career! This exciting course is designed to build the skills and experience you need to work in management positions in the aviation industry. Accredited by the Institute of Travel and Tourism and taught by experienced academics, this is truly a vocationally-focused course to launch your career.
Why choose this course?
You will be positioned just 12 kilometres from London Heathrow, one of the world's busiest international airports. Our strong links with Heathrow Airport Limited and other aviation companies enables us to arrange guest lecturers from leading industry practitioners. This helps develop your understanding of the field of aviation and exposes you to the diversity of the industry.In your final year of study, you will undertake a research project of your own choosing related to the aviation industry, putting into practice the academic theory you have obtained and your work experience.
Career and study progression
Your degree can take you anywhere, but some of the most popular careers for graduates include a range of management roles within aviation and tourism.Our graduates go on to work for a wide range of international airlines, airports, aviation agencies, in-flight catering companies and international cargo organisations. These have included:
Virgin Atlantic Airways
London City Airport
Although this course is most suited to individuals pursuing a...
The BA Aviation Management degree is a dedicated aviation qualification which will introduce students to various aspects of the aviation industry. Students will gain an u
The BA Aviation Management degree is a dedicated aviation qualification which will introduce students to various aspects of the aviation industry. Students will gain an understanding of all aspects of; aviation law, aviation strategic management, airport operations management and, human issues relating to aviation.
The programme will be available in both full-time and part-time modes of study. The full-time programme is dedicated to ensuring that students receive world-class training and education in the latest Aviation Management theories and systems to ensure employment in the industry post-graduation. The Part-time mode of study will be a particularly attractive option for people already working within the industry to gain an internationally recognised qualification and to enhance their skills and understanding of the industry as a whole....
In your bachelor degree program in Aviation Management, you learn about the special characteristics of the aviation industry’s global networks, managerial challenges, and
Aviation management – more than just flying!
Bring customers and cargo to their destination – in the shortest, safest and most convenient way.
In your bachelor degree program in Aviation Management, you learn about the special characteristics of the aviation industry’s global networks, managerial challenges, and mechanisms and acquire business management skills. You get an excellent and academically sound education and thus lay the foundation for your international career in the aviation business.
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What are the professional prospects as an Aviation Manager?
After you have graduated, you have the choice: for example between a position with a low-cost airline or with a traditional airline, nationally as well as internationally.
However, airports, handling agencies or maintenance companies are also attractive employers for you.
The aviation industry is a progressive one and constantly evolving in technologies, processes and protocols. We are looking for adaptable, self-reliant individuals who ha
The aviation industry is a progressive one and constantly evolving in technologies, processes and protocols. We are looking for adaptable, self-reliant individuals who have a logical approach and a critical mind. Bucks has a long-standing reputation for its aviation degrees and this responsive course reflects the constant changes within this exciting industry.
This programme keeps pace with the continuous changes within the air transport industry, ensuring you graduate with the skillsets this energetic sector demands.
You can choose to study Bucks’ BA (Hons) Airline and Airport Management with Foundation Year, at the University Campus Aylesbury Vale, Uxbridge Campus or High Wycombe Campus, helping you to develop your skills and confidence before progressing onto the degree course based at our High Wycombe Campus....