Postgraduate Programme

Global Aviation Management

Form of studies: Full-time / Major: Management /Duration: : 4 semesters

In the face of many new challenges affecting the aviation industry, it is becoming necessary to prepare qualified management staff, who are a key element in the successful recovery of the aviation sector. By studying Global Aviation Management you will gain solid knowledge in the field of: management, HR, law and marketing – in relation to the aviation sector. You will develop practical skills in operational and strategic decision-making during classes with aviation industry representatives.

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The specialisation is dedicated to new managers in the aviation industry, aviation professionals who are entering managerial positions, but also current managers and people with experience in the aviation or transport industry who want to broaden their knowledge and improve their skills.


Rzeszów is the Capital of Innovation. It is here that young entrepreneurs actively invest in the development of innovative start-ups and technologies. The city is also the Heart of Aviation Valley and the largest Aviation Cluster in the region, which accounts for 90% of Polish production in the aviation industry.

Current trends

The aviation market is expected to growth steadily, and different prognosis expect that number of passengers traffic and goods transported by air will be twice as high by 2035 as compared to the present.

Experts in high demand

The Aviation industry is developing dynamically, offering new, attractive prospects for professional development and recovering from the crisis with certain steps. In order to meet the demands of society, new aviation companies are created, thus providing new jobs that will require the knowledge of qualified specialists in the field of aviation. Already in 2019, the aviation industry supported a total of 65.5 million jobs worldwide, and despite the challenges is it faced with, the statistic is forecasted to increase year to year. Boeing Reports states that the growth of air traffic will be followed by the necessity to employ or substitute over 8 million people in global aviation in coming 20 years.

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Why study Global Aviation Management at UITM?


15 years of experience

We have been educating aviation professionals for almost 15 years, and this will only continue. It is our graduates who feed the ranks of specialists in this industry.


Experts from all over the world

Classes are conducted by leading specialists in the aviation industry, including: Stefan Strobel- Head of Operations Control Center at Cargolux Airlines, Karina Kowalik-experience in passenger and cargo services, ground handling, load planning and airport slot coordination. Working experience as a flying Loadmaster in airlines such as Emirates, UPS, Lufthansa Cargo. Krzysztof Banaszek- from 2008 to 2013 CEO of Polish Air Navigation Services Agency, currently the expert in cooperation with Eurocontrol. He participates in working groups of ICAO and Eurocontrol in the area of Air Navigation and ATM infrastructure, in particular the ICAO European Region Aviation System Planning Group (EASPG) and the ECTL Civil-Military Stakeholder Committee (CMSC). Marcin Wysocki- a specialist in international aviation experienced in handling commercial flights, in particular in the area of ground handling and airport operational management. IATA expert and trainer in aircraft de-icing. The Head of the Operations Department at Lublin Airport.


Practical skills

We will prepare you to carry out independent analyses, solve economic problems of aviation enterprises, organisations and institutions.


International certificates

Studying in English will enable you to obtain the prestigious certificates which will attest to your competence in the aviation industry as well as your language skills.

Example subjects

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  • Airline Business Models
  • Strategic Management II
  • E-commerce of Airports and Airlines
  • Human Factor in Aviation
  • Aviation data analysis
  • Safety management
  • Air transport of Specialised Cargo
  • Financial Management in Airports and Airlines
  • New strategies, Vision and Challenges in Airport Management
  • Transport policy

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Discover your career possibilities:

  • Aviation Network Manager
  • Operations manager for airports and charter companies
  • Airline salesman
  • Airline Controller
  • Network Planning Officer
  • Strategy or market development specialist
  • Aviation HR Officer
  • Worker for consultancy companies in the field of aviation
  • Work in international trade entities
  • You will be prepared to run your own business

Key Facts

Duration: 4 semesters /  Language: English


Tuition fee per year

4500 EUR*

* Please check the Tuition Fee for Citizens of Poland, European Union, Macedonia, Serbia and the Post-Soviet Union Countries here


08.01.2024 – 14.10.2024

Winter Semester starts on

In the middle of November 2024

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