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Aviation, B.Sc.

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    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
Sackville, Canada
The Aviation program offered by the Mount Allison University is an interdisciplinary degree program combining professional flight training with in-depth studies in subjects relevant to the field of aviation — such as geography, mathematics, physics, and computer science.
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The Aviation program offered by the Mount Allison University is one of only a few in Canada that allows you to earn an undergraduate degree that incorporates flight and ground school training.

Aviation is offered through a partnership with Moncton Flight College (MFC), one of the leading flight training establishments in North America.

As an aviation student, you will:

  • complete more than 200 hours of flying
  • receive hundreds of hours of ground training
  • learn about navigation, airplane instruments, aviation regulations, and weather
  • graduate with: a Commercial Pilot Licence (CPL), a multi-engine class rating, a Group 1 instrument rating

Popular career paths for aviation graduates include:

  • airline/corporate/charter/cargo pilot
  • military/search-and-rescue pilot
  • aerial firefighting pilot
  • traffic/news pilot
  • flight instructor
  • agricultural operations/wildlife services pilot
  • aerial photographer
  • safety inspector
  • air traffic controller
  • airport manager

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    There is no set application deadline — we offer rolling admissions. Students must apply by March 1 to be considered for an entrance scholarship.

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

  • In first year you will take introductory courses in mathematics, computer science, physics, and geography.
  • Flight training begins in second year. You will continue to take three courses per term on campus and ground school training in second, third, and fourth year, while one-on-one instructor training and flying takes place at the MFC campus.

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements

To be considered for admission, a university-preparatory language arts course and generally a minimum of four additional university-preparatory courses are required. A university-preparatory math (pre-calculus) is required for students applying to the Bachelor of Science or Commerce programs.

Documents required:

  • Official transcripts
  • Regular admission - To be considered for admission, a minimum final grade of 65% or the equivalent is required in all university-preparatory courses reviewed.
  • Early admission - Applicants may be considered for early admission based on their final grade 11 transcripts. A minimum admissions average of 80% is required for consideration.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    32491 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 32491 CAD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    25939 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 25939 CAD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Sackville

  • 1000 - 1600 CAD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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