Kingston University London

Course Introduction

**Reasons to choose Kingston**

– Integrated into this course is a 15-month training course leading to an Airline Transport Pilot Licence (ATPL).

– Bournemouth Commercial Flight Training (BCFT) is partnered with the Florida Institute of Technology and you’ll have the opportunity to conduct practical

flight training in the USA.

– This degree offers you additional knowledge of the airline industry that will set you apart at future interviews.

**About this course**

If you aim to become a commercial airline pilot, this course is ideal. You’ll be introduced to the theory of flight and the aircraft systems that enable aircraft to fly. You’ll study the operational and commercial nature of the airline industry and gain the core communication skills required to become a pilot and a future leader.

For Year 2 of the course, you’ll be based at Bournemouth Commercial Flight Training (BCFT) in Dorset where you’ll study topics required for pilot training. The content is aligned to the knowledge required for a European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) ATPL (A) licence. Please note: the cost of Year 2 is approximately £70,000 in addition to University fees. BCFT provides accommodation, transport and equipment.

Course Modules

Please note that this is an indicative list of modules and is not intended as a definitive list.

Year 1 - Introduction to Aerospace Engineering;

Mathematics and Physics for Practitioner Engineers;

HE Study Skills and Professional Development;

Thermofluids and Mechanical Principles;

Year 2 - Flight Operations and Meteorology;

Aircraft Systems and Navigation;

Instrumentation, Law and Operational Procedures;

Professional Development for Commercial Airline Pilots;

Year 3 - Air Transport Economics;

Airline Operations and Scheduling;

Aircraft Systems;

Individual Project - Aviation Studies

Start Date:


Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
3 years
Full Time
Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons) £9,250 Home Fees
3 years
Full Time
Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons) £9,250 European Fees