London Metropolitan University

Course Introduction

This innovative Masters programme focuses on e-commerce and e-strategies for managing the aviation system in the 21st century. Our curriculum is designed to help you establish a career in civil aviation, with this degree you'll be one step ahead in the industry.

You'll learn about all the new systems and technologies of aviation, ensuring you have the most up-to-date knowledge, in a sector that's constantly evolving.

This MSc provides a platform for you to launch your career. Studying at London Met, you'll have access to a uniquely focused programme.

Our specialised tutors will guide you through the course, offering research and careers advice to give you the best career prospects after graduating. We have an IATA approved lecturer as part of our established academic team.

You'll learn from case studies, simulation, and guest lectures. Enhancing this is an active, student-led aviation society, where you can learn about all the latest news and trends of aviation, hear from expert workers of the industry and attend social events with your peers.

There are also oppotunities to engage in field courses in locations such as the USA, Dubai and Toulouse, to reinforce learning outcomes.

Your learning is supported by our library, which has relevant core textbooks and access to specialist databases and journals.

We have professional links to the Royal Aeronautical Society (REAS), Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport, (CILT) and, National Air Traffic Control (NATS). Such bodies offer an extensive coursework library section and, careers information linked to our curriculum and reading lists to ensure that they offer the full range of expected texts to support our courses.

Careers and advice sessions are offered by our academic staff with industry links, supported by careers workshops and planning sessions from established industry working partners. Graduate careers could range from commercial route management, airline management, head of ground operations or business continuity manager.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
1 year
Full Time
MSc £8,600 Home Fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc £8,600 European Fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc £12,890 Overseas Fees
2 years
Part Time Day
MSc Home Fees
2 years
Part Time Day
MSc European Fees
2 years
Part Time Day
MSc Overseas Fees

Qualifications required:

  • Domestic entry requirements: Students will be required to have: a minimum of a 2.2 (or equivalent) in a related subject discipline. The course is open to professionals already working within the aviation industry, but without necessarily having an undergraduate degree. However, they must have a minimum of two years related work experience at managerial level within the industry, this will need to be confirmed by two letters of reference. Students will also need to submit a CV in support of their application. If they have experience which falls outside of this remit and is non-standard, we'd like to invite them to interview / Skype interview for a more detailed discussion relating to their application. A full university application form will need to be submitted, including a detailed statement to support their application to the course. Students should also submit an up-to-date CV and copies of awards / professional qualifications. There is the possibility in the future, as the course becomes more established, that we could accept students with PG cert / PG dip from business and management related disciplines but this would require the design of a top up programme and could not be implemented immediately.
  • International entry requirements: Students need to have: overall academic IELTS score of 6.0 including Listening: 5.5, Reading: 5.5, Writing: 5.5, Speaking: 5.5; Pearson Test of English (PTE) Academic Component scores required: Listening: 51; Reading: 51; Writing: 51; Speaking: 51; Cambridge English - Certificate of Proficiency overall grade required: C. A certifying statement of results is also required.