The teaching faculty possess academic expertise and a wealth of industry experience, with many having backgrounds across all branches of the industry - airlines, airports, ATC and regulatory offices.
The programme’s Guest Lecture series exposes students to leading aviation managers’ views of the important current issues in aviation and the challenges facing senior aviation managers.
Why do this Management (Aviation Leadership) course at Dublin City University?
Learn from academic experts, who reflect leading thinking and latest practices through their teaching, drawing on their continuing research from work with organisations.
Develop a substantial personal network of business contacts across the industry from amongst your fellow students as well as previous graduates of the programme.
Attend lectures part-time by block release over two days on each month of the academic term, minimising disruption to your work and personal life.
Avail of a participatory and action-learning teaching approach consisting of case studies, problem-solving, participant experience and class discussion.
Write a substantial research dissertation that will analyse and seek solutions to issues in contemporary aviation.
Home to the Dublin Aviation Institute, DCU has built a strong reputation within the aviation industry since launching the innovative BSc in Aviation Management (with Pilot Studies) in 2009, which has grown in stature and influence in the industry.
DCU Business School is accredited by AACSB, a standard reached by only 5% of business schools worldwide reflecting its established international reputation for high quality graduates.
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Leadership and Change
Delivering Performance Excellence
Strategy_Ocganisation and Innovation
Aviation Governance and Regulation
Aviation Leadership and Management
Airport Operations Management
- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , International
- Apply before , EEA/EU
DisciplinesManagement, Organisation & Leadership View 110 other Masters in Management, Organisation & Leadership in Ireland
- Candidates should hold an honours primary degree (H2.1) or an equivalent professional qualification (ATCO; CPL); combined with 3 years of work experience in the aviation industry.
- If an applicant does not hold a primary degree, but has sufficient and relevant working experience (more than 5 years in the aviation industry), a special case for acceptance may be submitted.
- Recent graduates (with less than 3 years relevant work experience or with work experience in a different industry) who have the equivalent of first class honours degree will be considered.
- International candidates who are non-native speakers of English must satisfy the University of their competency in the English language.
International19000 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 19000 EUR per year during 12 months.
EU/EEA9955 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 9955 EUR per year during 12 months.
- EU/EEA: 6,000 EUR per year
- Non-EU/EEA: 12,000 EUR per year
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