Aviation (Management)

Swinburne University of Technology

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18 months
30960 AUD/year
27600 AUD/year
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The Master of Aviation (Management) offered at the Swinburne University of Technology   is designed to develop students’ understanding and approach to the multiorganisational aspects of commercial aircraft operation. It provides students with the necessary skills in the field of air transportation management.


Course description

 The Master of Aviation (Management) program also provides insight into the multiple facets of management, including organisational, regulatory, technical and business contexts, and their application in the air transportation industry.


The Master of Aviation (Management) from Swinburne University of Technology  qualifies graduates to undertake leadership management roles in the aviation industry. The course, primarily, is designed to meet the needs of personnel currently involved in the aviation industry who wish to upgrade their skills at tertiary level in the area of aviation management. The course consists of both core and elective units. Elective units may be taken from either the Aviation Management or Aviation Human Factors units, or other electives at AQF level 9 as approved by the Aviation Postgraduate Course Coordinator.

The program will provide students with the necessary skills in the field of air transportation management within the aviation industry. It will provide insight into the multiple facets of management and its application in air transportation. The program has been developed in partnership with the aviation industry. One of the unique aspects is that authors and lecturers from a number of fields contribute to this teaching. This provides a range of diverse views, ideas and practical examples and broadens the students' understanding of aviation management. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Air Transportation 
  • Airline Operations Management 
  • Business and Strategy in Aviation 
  • Marketing in Aviation 
  • Capstone Research Experience
  • Research Design and Methodology 
  • Environment & Sustainability Issues in Aviation 
  • Aviation Law and Air Transport Issues 
  • Airline Business Simulation 
  • Airline Revenue Management and Pricing 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines




150 alternative credits



Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS Provider Code 00111D

  • Swinburne’s English for Academic Purposes (EAP 5 Advanced level) with overall 70%, all skills 65%
  • Pearson (PTE) minimum score of 58 (no communicative skills less than 50)
  • any other equivalent assessment of English language proficiency.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    30960 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 30960 AUD per year and a duration of 18 months.
  • National

    27600 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 27600 AUD per year and a duration of 18 months.


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Aviation (Management)
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