M. Sc. Aviation is a 2 year postgraduate degree course which specializes in the field of aviation. This course deals with the study of aviation professionally and helps individuals fulfill their desires in the industry. The approximate tuition fee of the complete course is 2,10,000 INR.
The aviation industry is dynamic and in constant need for skilled professionals who are willing to work for the advancements in the aviation field. This course develops an understanding among the students to understand the aspects related to aviation like manufacturing, working, management and repair.
Students on completion of this course earn 15,000 INR to 30,000 INR initially, which increases with experience and excellence. Some of the high paying job profiles in this profession are Aircraft Inspector, Aircraft maintenance supervisor or Aviation Operation Specialist.
Master in Science in Aviation is the postgraduate degree program is offered by only two universities in India. It deals with the study of concepts related to the working of aircrafts and its management.
The major topics covered in this course are aviation strategic management, airport and aircraft design, air traffic control and aircraft safety. These topics help a student understand the aspects related to aviation. Aviation industry is one challenging industry and the persons working for this industry must be trained professionally for the jobs, this course ensures that the students are made aware of all the possible situations during the course of two years.
Any student who has a keen interest in learning about the design, the manufacturing, the post-production maintenance and strategic management of aircrafts and airplanes must opt for this course. This course is an integration of theoretical knowledge along with the practical knowledge of the aspects of aviation industry.
This course not only ensures career prospects in the aviation industry at the government as well as the private sectors, but also helps develop the professional
skills and understanding for students who wish to undertake research at the various research institutes across the country.
The duration for the M. Sc. Aviation course is 2 years. However, there are a few institutes which offer this course as an integrated course which spans for five years including the B. Sc. Course also.
The Aviation universities in India, which offer M. Sc. in Aviation program having great infrastructure and highly qualified faculty are:
Name of the Institute
The Global Open University
Andhra Pradesh Aviation Academy
Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University
The minimum eligibility criteria for the admission to M. Sc. Aviation is that the student must have completed their bachelor degree course usually. For admission to the integrated M. Sc. Course in Andhra Pradesh Aviation Academy, the students must have completed 10+2 with subjects as Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.
The admission to M. Sc. Aviation is through merit basis. Students are selected on the basis of their academic performance in their undergraduate courses.
Once the student has filled the required admission form, the college/university issues a cut-off list. On the basis of the cut-off lists, students are called for the further admission process.
The admission to M. Sc. Aviation, five-year integrated course to Jawaharlal Nehru Technical University, Hyderabad is through an entrance exam conducted by the institute.
Siddhartha Institute of Aeronautical Engineering and Information Technology, Bangalore and The Global Open University, Dimapur offer similar courses in Aviation on the basis of merit.