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. 

You’ll have access to our engine laboratories and state-of-the-art flight simulators, including an Airbus A320 airliner cockpit simulator. You will also receive commercial pilot ground instruction, enabling you to accelerate your career progression.

Aviation Technology with Pilot Studies and Management BEng >

Our strong links with industry ensures that our course will prepare you for a successful career in the global aviation industry.

Studying with us

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World Top 100 University

QS World University Rankings 2022

Welcome to Aviation Technology

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Careers and employability

University of Leeds students are among the top 5 most targeted by top employers, according to the latest High Fliers Research 2022

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Industrial placement year

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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.

Exceptional student experience

You’ll join a friendly, supportive and diverse community of students and researchers who come from all over the world. You’ll be guided through your course by your personal tutor who’ll provide academic and pastoral support. Our student support team in the School helps with anything from academic advice to timetabling and project submission enquiries.

Find out more about our diverse student community from example profiles of our current students and alumni.

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