Aviation Technology

Our course will equip you with the knowledge and skills for a successful career in the global aviation industry

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Aviation Technology

Aviation Technology

The global aviation industry is forecast to grow from carrying approximately 4 billion passengers annually at present, to 7.8 billion in 2036. As the demand for flights continues to grow, there is a continued need for appropriately qualified and skilled aviation professionals. Our strong links with industry ensures that our course will prepare you for a successful career in the global aviation industry.

Aviation Technology with Pilot Studies and Management BEng >

Facilities and flight training

You’ll have access to our engine laboratories and state-of-the-art flight simulators, including an Airbus A320 airliner cockpit simulator. If you want to undertake commercial-level instrument training, you’ll also benefit from the use of our Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) approved, complex twin-engine FNPTII aircraft simulator.

You will also have the opportunity to learn to fly, and progress towards a Private Pilot’s Licence (PPL), with ten hours of flight training included in the course fees. You will also receive commercial pilot ground instruction, enabling you to accelerate your career progression.

Studying with us

96%

of graduates secure employment or continue with studies

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Careers and employability

Our students are in the Top 10 most targeted by leading employers, according to the latest High Fliers Research 2019.

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Project work

Our integrated style of teaching allows you to gain hands-on experience, investigating and applying your skills to real-life scenarios.

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Industrial placement year

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Clubs and societies

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Cheuk Man Sin
Student | Aviation Technology with Pilot Studies BSc
Being on such a unique course gave me an incredible chance to study with a group of students who shared similar aspirations, and develop bonds and friendships with them.