Official master's degree in Aeronautical Management

Semi-presential and virtual training in the field of management and direction of institutions and companies related to aeronautics

Content Official Master's Degree in Aeronautical Management

Ideal student profile

This master's degree is aimed at students interested in specialising in the field of air transport management. Therefore, it is ideally suited to those with a bachelor's degree or equivalent in: engineering, economics, business administration or law. This degree is also suited to professionals working in the aeronautical sector who are qualified to join a university master's programme.

It is necessary to have reached level B1 or above in English on the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.

Basic skills

  • Use acquired knowledge as a basis for originality in the application of ideas, often in a research context.
  • Solve problems in new or little-known situations within broader (or multidisciplinary) contexts related to the field of study.
  • Integrate knowledge and use it to make judgements in complex situations, with incomplete information, while keeping in mind social and ethical responsibilities.
  • Communicate and justify conclusions clearly and unambiguously to both specialised and non-specialised audiences.
  • Continue the learning process, to a large extent autonomously

Specific skills

  • Conduct an original, innovative project on a problem related to the aeronautical sector.
  • Follow the legal regulations governing management in the aeronautical sector, on the basis of understanding the specific concepts of aeronautical law.
  • Identify and understand the main elements in the behaviour of aeronautical professionals in order to manage them correctly.
  • Identify and understand the different national and international air transport systems, their key factors and their role in achieving safe, efficient air transport.
  • Efficiently apply quantitative methods and techniques to optimise a logistical system. Take the main factors determining airport operations into account in management.
  • Understand the main factors affecting the operations of a commercial airline, so as to deal appropriately with these in management.
  • Execute a simulation project to improve performance indicators for airport processes.
  • Apply the principles and techniques of lean management to innovation and improvement in the performance of aeronautical industry processes.
  • Analyse the influence of the main management procedures and techniques in aeronautical maintenance on the management of airlines.

Cross-curricular skills

  • Organise, plan and manage projects.
  • Recognise the human, economic, legal and ethical dimension in professional practice.
  • Solve complex problems by adopting a rigorous, efficient approach.
  • Work collaboratively in multidisciplinary teams.
  • Seek out new areas to open up within the field.