Science (Aviation), M.Sc. | RMIT University | Melbourne, Australia
24 months
43200 AUD/year
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Develop your career in the aviation industry by advancing your skills to take on  management roles with this Master of Science (Aviation) from RMIT University.    

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The aviation industry is global, competitive and driven by rapidly changing market and technological forces. This program is focused on equipping you with the skills to achieve results in this dynamic industry.

The Master of Science (Aviation) from RMIT University  combines core studies spanning the breadth of the aviation industry with the opportunity to specialise in a range of areas including: 

  • airline development and operations
  • airport development and operations
  • transportation and logistics 
  • remotely piloted aircraft systems 
  • airworthiness 
  • aerospace technology


There is a current and projected strong demand for aviation professionals both in Australia and globally. With a rapidly growing global population that seeks to travel both domestically and internationally, the need for well-planned and managed airlines, airports and related aviation organisations has become even more important.

Graduates with a relevant postgraduate qualification will be well prepared for a range of operational, management and planning roles in the aviation industry. These could include roles in areas such as:

  • airline operations planning and management
  • airline maintenance management and supervision
  • airport landside and airside operations
  • airport planning and management
  • aviation safety management
  • air cargo operations and planning

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Aircraft & Air Transportation
  • Human Factors in Aviation Safety
  • Bpolied Analyngs
  • Airline Operations Management 
  • Aviation Strategy and Resource Management  
  • Incident and Accident Investigation 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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  • It’s important you complete the enrolment details and arrive in Melbourne before your classes start.


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Academic requirements

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English requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Successful completion of an Australian bachelor degree (or international equivalent) with a GPA of at least 2.0 out of 4.0.
  • Applicants who have a successfully completed a relevant degree (as above) with a GPA of at least 1.5 out of 4, will be considered if they have at least 3 years of relevant industry experience.
  • CRICOS number: 092028D     

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    43200 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 43200 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • Domestic: Commonwealth supported places   

Living costs for Melbourne

1501 - 2659 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.



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