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Summary
Master of Aviation Specialisation Aviation Management (MAVN)

Study Mode
  • Online

Start
  • Semester 1 (February)
  • Semester 2 (July)

Number of Units
  • 12 units

Duration
  • 1.5 years or part-time equivalent

Campus
  • -

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Program Information Set

Take your career to new heights

Become a leader in aviation management with USQ's Master of Aviation (Aviation Management). Further your knowledge gained from previous study and/or industry experience and broaden your focus on the application and integration of managing organisational behaviour, strategic management and managing both national and organisational culture issues at the executive level. You will increase your autonomy, expert judgement, adaptability and responsibility. Gain the cognitive and technical skills to research critical information, evaluate critical elements in aviation executive management decision making and critical thinking skills in complex strategic situations.

Study flexibility

If you’re not sure you’d like to complete an entire Master’s degree, you can apply to study USQ’s Graduate Certificate of Aviation (Aviation Management) or Graduate Diploma of Aviation (Aviation Management) and take the credit from your studies to the Master of Aviation if you decide to continue with your studies.

Once graduated from the Master of Aviation program you will be qualified to undertake executive roles in operational and/or human factors areas across the industry. Airlines and other aviation organisations are increasingly looking for postgraduate qualifications when appointing key staff.
Other specialisations in the Master of Aviation include: Aviation Human Factors
Courses to be studied Units
Core courses 7
Specialisation courses 5
Total 12

How much will it cost?

Approximate annual costs1 for your first year of study (8 units) in this program are:

Study Mode Cost
Domestic full fee paying AUD 21360

Loan to help you pay your fees

You may not have to pay your course (subject) fees upfront. FEE-HELP allows you to defer your fees until your income reaches a certain level.

You may also be eligible to receive financial support from Centrelink.

Scholarships and financial assistance

You may be able to apply for scholarships to help with your study costs.

1 These are indicative annual fees for 2017 and costs will vary depending on the actual courses selected during your study. Fees may also vary from year to year as they are reviewed annually.

Entry Requirements

  • Completion of an Australian university Bachelor degree in the area of aviation, management and/or psychology, or equivalent.

English Language Requirements

You are required to satisfy the applicable English language requirements. This program requires a minimum of IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.

If you do not meet the English language requirements you may apply to study a University-approved English language program.

Alternate pathways

A number of other pathways are also available if you haven't been able to study previously or don't meet the requirements for entry into your program of interest.


How to apply

Closing dates

Applying directly to USQ:

  • Semester 1, 2018 - applications close Monday 19 February, with semester 1 commencing on Monday 26 February 2018.
  • Semester 2, 2018 - applications close Monday 2 July, with semester 2 commencing on Monday 16 July 2018. 

Credit for previous study or work experience

You may be eligible for credit if you have previously studied or have relevant work experience. This will help to reduce the number of courses that you need to study to finish your program.