Air Transport Management, M.Sc. | University of Surrey | Guildford, United Kingdom
12 months
19800 GBP/year
10900 GBP/year
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Over four billion people now travel by air annually, and air travel is growing at over five per cent a year. The MSc Air Transport Management course at the University of Surrey will give you the knowledge, skills and expertise you need to succeed in the exciting business of air transport.


The School of Hospitality and Tourism Management is one of the best in the world, being ranked in the top 10 globally by the QS World University Rankings 2019. You’ll benefit from our pioneering research, our proximity to two of the UK’s two biggest airports, and our outstanding links with the industry.

What you will study

On the intriguing and intellectually challenging MSc Air Transport Management course at the University of Surrey, we keep firmly up-to-date with current trends and changes within the industry to better prepare you for employment.

Throughout your studies you’ll learn about the fundamental aspects of air transport management, as well as analyse and debate theoretical and applied knowledge. You’ll also learn about the operation and organisation of airlines and airports and the latest technology.

This is the only course in the UK that will allow you the opportunity of using all three commercial software packages used by airlines today, including OAG, MIDT (Sabre) and Flightglobal. These tools are essential for analysing airline data and will give you a competitive edge with employers.

Programme Structure

Courses Include:

  • Research Methods for Air Transport Management
  • Air Transport Fundamentals
  • Air Transport Market Analysis and Forecasting
  • Aviation E-Commerce
  • Aviation Finance
  • Airline Fleet Planning
  • Airline Consultancy Project
  • Aviation Marketing Research
  • Research Dissertation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

A minimum of a 2:2 UK honours degree, or a recognised equivalent international qualification.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19800 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19800 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    10900 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10900 GBP per year during 12 months.

Part-time - 2 years

  • UK - £5,500
  • Overseas - £9,900

Living costs for Guildford

660 - 1140 GBP /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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