Cookie policy

By clicking on or navigating the site, you agree to allow us to collect information on and off Studee as outlined in our cookie policy.

Study aviation management abroad

Find programs that match your eligibility and aspirations then apply with reduced application fees, a free assessment and access to a dedicated advisor.

Find your perfect aviation management programs abroad

Find aviation management programs you love that match your needs & aspirations, where you stand a high chance of acceptance.

Find other programs in aviation management

Aviation Management degrees abroad

Aviation is a huge international industry, with more than 4.5 billion passengers traveling around the world through airports in 2019. Before the pandemic, most areas of the world were seeing exceptional growth in aviation development, requiring knowledgeable aviation managers who can meet the business, societal, and environmental needs of the industry.

A degree in aviation management will provide you with a range of learning experiences and opportunities to prepare you for a successful career in the field. You’ll examine specialist business and management theory, and develop an understanding of aeronautical engineering, transportation systems design, and operational research methods.

Studying aviation management abroad is a fantastic way to access the best programs in the world. You also have firsthand experience of traveling between borders and appreciate how different countries deal with aviation and airport management.

Why use Studee?

We maximize your chance of being admitted with our free, 48 hour fast-track assessment (worth $185*)
  1. Find your ideal program

    Filter 10,000s of programs down to a shortlist perfect for you, where you have a strong chance of getting admitted

  2. Apply online via Studee

    Complete our application form and enjoy reduced application fees and access to unique Studee scholarships for many universities

  3. We assess within 48hrs

    We complete an 85-point assessment within 2 business days, help you with improvements then submit to your university

  4. University offer in 2-4 weeks

    We chase the university for your admission decision and keep you updated. We all celebrate your admission!

Carbon compensation - We'll plant trees in your name to compensate for the carbon generated by all your flights to and from university.

All our services are 100% free as we're funded by universities. You pay deposits and tuition fees directly to the university.

* Price based on similar application assessment services from other providers

Aviation Management program structure

Aviation management is available at a range of degree levels, including foundation, bachelor’s, diploma, and master’s.

You can study the subject in a number of countries around the world, with the USA and the UK having several universities offering aviation management courses. You can also find programs in places like Germany and Australia.

Foundation-level programs typically take one or two years to complete and can prepare you for a bachelor’s degree or an entry-level career. Bachelor’s programs are taught over three or four years, and master’s are usually one or two years in length.

Most aviation management degrees involve practical classes, including working on-site at airports or in high-tech simulators. You’ll also learn through a combination of lectures, seminars, tutorials, and personal study time.

Every program will be different and cover slightly different areas, but some of the common modules you’ll study on an aviation management program include:

  • Digital aviation
  • Airline operations and air transportation
  • Transport logistic management
  • Aviation safety
  • Airline strategy and finance
  • Flight route planning
  • Sustainable aviation practices

Aviation Management study abroad programs

Aviation management undergraduate programs

Bachelor's in aviation management

  • false

    Aeronautical Management Technology: Air Transportation Management (Polytechnic Campus) - BS Arizona State University (in partnership with Kaplan International), USA

    Program type
    Bachelor's
    Duration
    4 years
    Annual tuition fee
    32,760 USD

    Fee in university's local currency 32,760 USD

    Start date
    August, January
    Show program overview about Aeronautical Management Technology (Air Transportation Management)
  • false

    Aerospace: Aviation Management - BSc Middle Tennessee State University, USA

    Program type
    Bachelor's
    Duration
    4 years
    Annual tuition fee
    29,144 USD

    Fee in university's local currency 29,144 USD

    Start date
    August, January
    Show program overview about Aerospace: Aviation Management
  • false

    Aviation Administration - BScA Baylor University, USA

    Program type
    Bachelor's
    Duration
    4 years
    Annual tuition fee
    54,844 USD

    Fee in university's local currency 54,844 USD

    Start date
    January
    Show program overview about Aviation Administration
  • false

    Aviation Business - BBA Haaga-Helia University of Applied Sciences, Finland

    Program type
    Bachelor's
    Duration
    42 months
    Annual tuition fee
    10,310 USD

    Fee in university's local currency 9,500 EUR

    Start date
    September, January, August
    Show program overview about Aviation Business
  • false

    Aviation Management - BAvMgmt Massey University, New Zealand

    Program type
    Bachelor's
    Duration
    3 years
    Annual tuition fee
    18,891 USD

    Fee in university's local currency 30,400 NZD

    Start date
    July, November, February
    Show program overview about Aviation Management

Diploma in aviation management

  • false

    Business Management: Aviation Management - Dip MacEwan University, Canada

    Program type
    Undergraduate diploma
    Duration
    2 years
    Annual tuition fee
    17,838 USD

    Fee in university's local currency 24,000 CAD

    Start date
    September, January
    Show program overview about Aviation Management
  • false

    Aviation Management - Dip Yukon University, Canada

    Program type
    Undergraduate diploma
    Duration
    2 years
    Annual tuition fee
    8,919 USD

    Fee in university's local currency 12,000 CAD

    Start date
    September, January
    Show program overview about Aviation Management
  • false

    Aviation Management and Operations - Dip British Columbia Institute of Technology, Canada

    Program type
    Undergraduate diploma
    Duration
    2 years
    Annual tuition fee
    10,282 USD

    Fee in university's local currency 13,835 CAD

    Start date
    January, September
    Show program overview about Aviation Management and Operations
  • false

    Aviation Operations - OCDip Seneca College of Applied Arts and Technology, Canada

    Program type
    Undergraduate diploma
    Duration
    2 years
    Annual tuition fee
    12,351 USD

    Fee in university's local currency 16,618 CAD

    Start date
    September
    Show program overview about Aviation Operations

Certificate in aviation management

  • false

    Aircraft Dispatcher (Prescott Campus) - Cert Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, USA

    Program type
    Undergraduate certificate
    Duration
    1 year
    Annual tuition fee
    43,974 USD

    Fee in university's local currency 43,974 USD

    Start date
    August, January, May, June
    Show program overview about Aircraft Dispatcher (Prescott Campus)

Aviation management graduate programs

Master's in aviation management

  • false

    Aeronautical Science: Aviation Management - MSc Middle Tennessee State University, USA

    Program type
    Master's
    Duration
    2 years
    Annual tuition fee
    26,172 USD

    Fee in university's local currency 26,172 USD

    Start date
    August, January
    Show program overview about Aeronautical Science: Aviation Management
  • false

    Aviation Management - MSc University College Birmingham, UK

    Program type
    Master's
    Duration
    18 months
    Annual tuition fee
    19,011 USD

    Fee in university's local currency 15,000 GBP

    Start date
    September, February
    Show program overview about Aviation Management
  • false

    Aviation Management - MSc Teesside University, UK

    Program type
    Master's
    Duration
    1 year
    Annual tuition fee
    19,011 USD

    Fee in university's local currency 15,000 GBP

    Start date
    September, January
    Show program overview about Aviation Management
  • false

    Business Administration in Aviation Management (Daytona Beach Campus) - MBA Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, USA

    Program type
    Master's
    Duration
    2 years
    Annual tuition fee
    23,120 USD

    Fee in university's local currency 23,120 USD

    Start date
    August, January, May, June
    Show program overview about Business Admin. in Aviation Mgmt. (Daytona Beach Campus)
  • false

    International Business Administration: Aviation Management - MIBA American Institute of Applied Sciences in Switzerland, Switzerland

    Program type
    Master's
    Duration
    2 years
    Annual tuition fee
    28,542 USD

    Fee in university's local currency 25,000 CHF

    Start date
    September, January, April
    Show program overview about International Business Administration: Aviation Management

Future aviation management careers

As an aviation management graduate, you’ll have all the skills and knowledge needed to start an exciting career in the aviation industry. Some of the roles you might consider include:

  • Airline manager
  • Airport manager
  • Sustainability manager
  • Transport planner
  • Finance manager
  • Logistics manager
  • Air transport consultant

Take advantage of any placement opportunities your university offers. This will help you get a feel for the industry and the different roles you could take on after graduation.

If you need help finding the right career for you, talk to your university’s career services department. They will be experts in helping you work out the right path and help with things like writing your CV and finding work opportunities.