Air Safety Management, M.Sc.

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  • Overview
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  • Fees and funding

About

Who is it for?

This Air Safety Management programme from City, University of London is for those who have been working within the aviation industry (for at least two years), and have a primary interest in its safety. Current students include pilots, air traffic controllers, maintenance staff, engineers and the majority have a license/professional education. We also welcome students with a military background. This Air Safety Management MSc programme is tailored towards those working who cannot attend regular university schedules.

This course is compatible with The MoD's Enhanced Learning Credits Administration Service (ELCAS) - an initiative to promote lifelong learning amongst members of the UK Armed Forces. If you are/have been a member of the UK Armed Forces, you could be entitled to financial support to take this course.

Objectives

Airlines, airports and other aviation companies are mostly led by license holders, safety officers, pilots, aircraft engineers, air traffic controllers, dispatchers and many more. This means the demand for management knowledge is growing. Our programme gives students the opportunity to freshen their knowledge, learn the latest management techniques and build a lifelong network of peers.

With unexpected events affecting the aviation industry as well as increased competition and technological and regulatory changes, every organisation needs a core of up-to-date safety and risk managers ready to succeed into leadership positions.

The programme is designed to deliver individual success. First initiated by the Honourable Company of Airline Pilots (HCAP) to increase the career opportunities of aircrew, today the programme is recognised as a key resource within the aviation safety industry and as a benchmark for innovation.

Career prospects

This is a professional programme recognised by the aviation industry and accredited by the Royal Aeronautical Society.

Airlines are increasingly expecting their managers to study the MSc from City, University of London, and our alumni network includes high-ranking individuals including safety managers, training captains, quality managers, flight safety officers, safety inspectors, safety consultants and accident investigators in civil aviation authorities, airlines and with other aircraft operators and defence forces worldwide.

Graduates may change or transform their careers as a result of the MSc.

Accreditation

The accrediting body for this programme is the Royal Aeronautical Society (RAeS). This means the course is recognised by the aviation industry across the world.

Programme Structure

Modules include:
  • Active Safety Management
  • Crisis Management
  • Safety Risk Management
  • Airline Operations
  • Air Transport Economics
For more information please visit the programme website.

Detailed Programme Facts

    • Starting in

      • There is no deadline for this start date.

      Dates reflect the university's timezone.

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • Educational variant Part-time
  • Intensity Flexible
  • Duration part-time 36 months
  • Part-time variant
    Flexible

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Academic Requirements

You do not need a Bachelors degree to enter this MSc programme, but you will need a professional licence, for example an Air Transport Pilot’s Licence, Aircraft Engineer Licence, Air Traffic Controller Licence, or similar.

Applicants should be employed in the aviation industry for at least two years. 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 who are accepted into the programme have to successfully pass the Induction Workshop (IW), before commencing with the programme. The IW is a short course offered every three months for a price of £500.

You can apply any time, our MSc Air safety Management starts every three months with the Induction Workshop.

Other suitable qualifications

If you do not qualify for direct entry, you may wish to follow a Graduate Diploma pathway to the programme through one of our partners.

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Tuition Fee Per Full Programme

  • GBP 15000 International
  • GBP 15000 EEA
  • UK/EU Part-time: £15,000 (total cost for three years) plus £500 for mandatory induction workshop
  • Non-EU Part-time: £15,000 (total cost for three years) plus £500 for mandatory induction workshop
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