Air Transport Management, M.Sc. | Part time | City, University of London | London, United Kingdom
36 months
7280 GBP/year
7280 GBP/year
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With increased competition, technological and regulatory changes, every organisation needs a team of up-to-date managers ready to step up to fill leadership roles. This MSc Air Transport Management course from City, University of London will give you the opportunity to learn the latest management techniques and transform your career in air transport management.


Your Air Transport Management course from City, University of London has been designed to give you a sound understanding for the national and international regulatory and commercial business environment. You'll also learn about aspects of fleet planning, route management, engineering and air traffic management issues.

First initiated by the Honourable Company of Airline Pilots, the programme is recognised as a key resource within the aviation industry, and as a benchmark for innovation.


This professional programme recognised by the aviation industry and approved by the Royal Aeronautical Society could transform your career.

An RAF air traffic controller immediately moved into a senior training position at Eurocontrol in Brussels after completing the programme.

Airlines are increasingly expecting their managers to study our MSc, and the City alumni network includes high-ranking individuals across prestigious aviation companies:

  • chief operating officer of Oman Air
  • chief executive officer of Jet Time
  • safety manager of Lufthansa
  • air safety director of ICAO
  • vice president of Emirates Airbus Fleet.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Airline Operations
  • Air Transport Economics
  • Airline Business
  • Active Safety Management
  • Crisis Management
  • Safety Risk Management
  • Human Resource Management
  • Psychology in Aviation Management

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines




180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must be employed in the aviation industry for at least two years to be considered for this programme. You will normally require a professional licence, for example an Air Transport Pilot's Licence, Aircraft Engineer Licence, Air Traffic Controller Licence or similar. However, applicants with Bachelor’s degrees in an aviation related subject (aeronautical engineering, aviation management or similar) will also be considered.
  • The mandatory Induction Workshop to our MSc programmes must be passed and will assess the English capability and writing skills required for the MSc programme. Students must successfully pass the Induction Workshop before commencing with the MSc programme. The Induction Workshop is a short course offered every three months, which means you can apply to the MSc Air Transport Management at any point during the year.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    7280 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21840 GBP for the full programme during 36 months.
  • National

    7280 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21840 GBP for the full programme during 36 months.

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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