CONNECT THE WORLD. WITH YOUR AVIATION MANAGEMENT STUDIES.
Use your knowledge and management talent to get freight and people from A to B safely and efficiently. Your Aviation Management degree at IU International University of Applied Sciences is your ticket to the modern, networked world of aviation. You will learn which complex procedures lie behind the processes and how you can control them in a targeted manner.
To ensure that you are prepared for all challenges in this fast-moving industry, our Aviation Management degree programme focuses on a broad spectrum of knowledge and topics. This includes the basics of business administration, questions of aviation law, organisational processes at the airport, international aviation management, but also the right marketing and sales. In addition to theory, there is of course also practice. You will learn from professors and lecturers who come from the industry about the trends of the future. Specialisations are possible in "Sustainability and Environment in Aviation", "Innovation and Digitalization in Aviation", "Aviation Entrepreneurship" and "Human Factors and Safety Management in Aviation" as well as "Urban Air Mobility".
With almost 90 billion jobs worldwide, increasing air traffic and high demand for aircraft, the aviation industry is one of the fastest growing sectors in which you can really take off with your career.
Information on accreditation and state approval can be found on the sub-page of the degree program.
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Why you should study at IU
- SALARY INCREASE up to 20%
- By studying at IU International University, you can expect up to 20% more salary in your future career.
- MORE RESPONSIBILITY IN THE JOBS OF THE FUTURE
- The job market is constantly changing - studying with us gives you the perfect preparation for the business world.
- OPTIMAL PROMOTION AND CAREER OPPORTUNITIES
- Start out in the professional world without compromises - no problem with a degree from us.
Airline or Air Cargo Flight Operations Manager (m/f/d)
You will take care of all aspects of flight and cargo operations to ensure that the staffing for the functioning terminal operations can be guaranteed, that everything runs efficiently and safely and, above all, that it is within budget. You will also manage the staff with ease by motivating, coaching and advising them. You will also know how to use the skills you learn in your studies in critical situations with customers, freight and employees.
Ground Operations Manager (m/f/d)
In your position as manager, you will be responsible for leading the team and prioritising ramps, fleet, customer service and baggage handling. With safety, punctuality and compliance in mind, you will develop, analyse and re-evaluate strategies to drive progress and achieve goals. Everything to do with ground operations and the needs and concerns of the workforce will be in your hands.
Network Manager (m/f/d)
As a network manager, you will be responsible for an airline's flight plan. You will be responsible for ensuring that the route network offered by your airline is as profitable as possible. Your agenda will include monitoring developments, planning ahead and identifying market potential. You will use your skills to optimise the economic concept of your employer and thus ensure growth.
- Introduction to Aviation Management
- Modern Aviation Transport Modes
- Principles of Management
- Aviation Policy, Institutions and Regulations
- Airport Management and Ground Services
- International Marketing
Our bachelor's degree programs are generally free admission programs. Precondition, in any case, is at least a university entrance qualification in the form of:
- A General qualification diploma or vocational technical diploma
- An entrance qualification for studies at universities of applied sciences
- A master craftsman's diploma
- Or advanced further training
- Or at least two years of vocational training plus at least three years of professional experience.
For detailed information and advice about possible exceptions, please refer to the corresponding subpage of the respective bachelor's degree program.
Have you already completed a vocational training, have you been working professionally for several years or have you been able to successfully complete your studies? Perfect! This is because you can then have certain prior credits and academic achievements specifically recognized to shorten your study time and reduce your tuition fees.
You can find out which of your previous degrees, certificates or professional experience and skills can be credited to you on the websites of the individual course of study or directly from the student advisor for the location you are interested in.
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If you need more time than planned, you can simply take a semester off or extend your studies by up to 12 months – completely free of charge!
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