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Aviation - Management, Bachelor

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    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
University rank #238 (QS) Melbourne, Australia
The Aviation - Management program at RMIT University prepares you to play an important role in meeting the needs of the aviation industry, and RMIT graduates continue to be highly employable.
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The program’s aviation component will prepare you for employment in a range of operational management and planning roles in the aviation industry.

The business management component will further enhance your understanding and skills, and prepare you to manage contemporary organisations within complex and changing economic and social conditions.

Why study the Aviation - Management program at RMIT University?

  • Study with a leading organisation
  • RMIT has been involved in aerospace and aviation education and training for more than 75 years so we have a strong history in educating aviation professionals.
  • Tailor the program to you
  • You can tailor the program to suit your interests and desired career path through a number of general, business, and aviation electives.
  • Practical and industry-focused approach
  • Project-based learning and work-integrated learning means you graduate equipped to be effective in a wide range of roles and levels.


Professionals in the aviation industry are in demand, not only in Australia, but across the globe. With a rapidly growing population that seeks to travel internationally, the need for well-planned and managed airlines, airports and related organisations will become even more important.

Graduates may choose to embark on professional careers in:

  • airline management
  • airline operations
  • airport management
  • airport operations
  • airport planning
  • aviation charter business
  • aviation consulting
  • aviation regulation and safety

Graduates have gone on to work at a range of organisations including:

  • Jetstar Group
  • Qantas Airways
  • Australian Defence Force
  • Airservices Australia
  • Virgin Australia Airlines Pty Ltd
  • Regional Express

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Managing the Engineering Environment
  • Introduction to Aircraft
  • Introduction to Aviation
  • Aviation Mathematics
  • Business Information Systems
  • Aircraft Systems
  • Aviation Quality Systems

English Language Requirements

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General Requirements

CRICOS Code: 077047D

  • You must have successfully completed an Australian Year 12 or equivalent with a minimum 70% average 
  • Equivalent qualifications may also include completion of the RMIT Foundation Studies program or a recognised post secondary diploma in the relevant discipline with the required grades.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    42120 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 42120 AUD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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  • Domestic students: Commonwealth supported places

Living costs for Melbourne

  • 1501 - 2660 AUD/month
    Living Costs

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