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Master of Business Administration Aviation ManagementBack

Program overview and objectives

If you are looking to transform your career, this MBA program offers you the opportunity to become an accomplished global leader in the Aviation Management field and succeed in today’s multifaceted business environment.

Aimed at experienced managers, you will be immersed in a stimulating and diverse blend of case studies, exercises, group work, simulations and lectures provided by the MBA program. This blended teaching approach is designed to maximize the learning experience, giving you the knowledge and skills to manage, motivate, innovate and, most of all, lead in the dynamic airline industry in the MENA region and beyond.

You will learn specific skills related to airlines and airline operations, aviation regulations, safety and quality management systems, as well as aircraft fleet strategy. The development of leadership, communication, team-building and critical thinking skills, the ability to critically evaluate business performance, as well as an understanding of organization sustainability, are also the cornerstones of this program.

  • About the Program

    DESIGNED BY AVIATION EXPERTS AND PROFESSIONALS

    In addition to the managerial skills provided by the MBA program, this concentration equips the students with specific skills in:

    • Airline and airport operations
    • Aviation regulations, safety, and quality management systems
    • Aircraft fleet strategy
    • Graduates will be able to:

      • Assess airport ownership models and management structures.
      • Evaluate airport economics and financial arrangements.
      • Analyze the legislative framework and primary means of assessing and ensuring airport operator provides a safe environment for aircraft operations.
      • Investigate and explore management of terminal and apron operations.
      • Analyze the environmental impact of the airport operations on the community.
      • Explain the purpose of airport emergency planning.
      • Compare the main manufacturer of aircraft in the past & in business today & the model types they build.
      • Contrast Demonstrate an understanding of the technical & operational capabilities & their specifications of modern aircraft being build & flown today.
      • Critique current types of aircraft, their business, and commercial contribution to airline operations.
      • Formulate strategies for assessing a new aircraft type & its relevance for commercial application in an airline or operator.
      • Explain how regulations have developed since post WW2 & the role of the ICAO.
      • Compare regulations followed in each region & the need for regulatory authorities such as the FAA, EASA & the GCAA
      • Assess responsibilities of Aviation Managers to ensure adherence to Civil Aviation Regulations (CARs).
      • Formulate strategies for a corporate regulatory compliance culture using Safety Management Systems (SMS) & Quality Management Systems (QMS) to assist in meeting the regulations.
      • Ideal for positions in the fast growing aviation industry in the GCC and Asia.

  • Career opportunities

    The fast-growing aviation industry in the MENA region and Asia affords many opportunities to graduates of this program. Airline management and airport operations including safety and security, ground support services and airport management are popular career choices. Flight safety and aviation regulation, business analysis and aviation research and development and commercial and customer operations are other sectors relevant to graduates of this program.

    The acquisition of a master’s degree demonstrates a high level of knowledge in your chosen field. You
    may use it to enhance your employability, as preparation for further academic research or as a means
    of professional training.

  • Fees and Scholarships

    POSTGRADUATE TUITION AND FEE RATES
    Academic Year 2017-2018

    TUITION STRUCTUREAED Per Credit Hour for College/Department Requirement
    Arts & Sciences
    Master of Education in Educational Leadership AED 2,840
    Master of Science in Special Education AED 2,840
    Professional Diploma in Teaching (Arabic / English) AED 900
    Business
    Executive Master of Business Administration AED 2,840
    Master of Business Administration with specializations in: Aviation Management, Logistics & Supply Chain Management, Project Management, Finance, Human Resource Management AED 2,840
    Master of Human Resources Management AED 2,840
    Master of Strategic Leadership AED 2,840
    Doctorate of Business Administration AED 4,620
    Engineering
    Master of Engineering in Electrical & Computer Engineering AED 2,835
    Master of Engineering Management AED 2,940
    Master of Project Management AED 2,940
    Master of Science in Civil Engineering AED 2,835
    Master of Science in Electrical & Computer Engineering AED 2,835
    Master of Science in Information Technology AED 2,835
    Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering AED 2,835
    Master of Science in Sustainable Architecture AED 2,835
    Guided Reading Course AED 2,100
    Law
    Master of Public Law AED 2,840
    Master of Private Law AED 2,840
    FeesAED
    Admission Application Fee (Non-refundable) AED 400
    Registration Fee (Non-refundable; Paid once upon admission) AED 2,850
    Fall/Spring Winter/Summer
    Late Registration/Payment 500 500
    Student Services 350 175
    Healthcare Services 120 60
    Institutional TOEFL (Optional) 425
    IELTS Exam (Optional) 945
    Accommodation FeesAED
    Fall/Spring Winter/Summer
    Private 12,500 3,800
    Semi-private 9200 2800
    Double 6700 2000
    Double with Shared-bath 5400 1700

    Note:  Abu Dhabi University reserves the right to make changes affecting tuition and other fees during the fiscal year.



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