Wildau Institute of Technology (WIT)

Master of Aviation Management

Aviation is one of the most dynamic business sectors in the world and has always offered fascinating job opportunities for qualified professionals. Innovative technologies, ecological requirements and increasing competition have transformed the structure of the industry dramatically and will continue to pose further challenges in the future. Therefore, there is a growing demand for a new generation of professional managers with a deep understanding of the global value-chain in aviation ranging from aircraft manufacturing to the airlines, including airports and infrastructural services such as air traffic control.


Key facts

  • Language: English
  • Duration: 3 study semesters + 1 Master’s thesis semester
  • Courses: 2×2 weeks/semester in Wildau, near Berlin, Germany
  • Fees: 11,000 EUR for the 2-year programme (1 September / 1 semester: 3,800 EUR, 1 February / 2 semester: 2,400 EUR, 1. August, 3 semester: 2,400 EUR, 1 February / 4 semester: 2,400 EUR); additional fee of 1.500 EUR in case you opt for the 120 CP course
  • Mode: 90 CP part-time, or a 120 CP option
  • Teaching methods: workshops, project work, e-learning
  • Content: Aviation Management; Business Administration & Management; Management & Social Skills
  • Programme start: October 5

The innovative Aviation Management Master programme offered since 2007 will provide you with all skills and qualifications that are necessary to boost your international career in different fields of aviation. The two-year part-time study programme combines technical and operational know-how with broad management skills using state-of-the-art methods. Our lecturers are recognized experts representing both academic institutions and leading companies in this industry. Due to excellent teaching and supervision, you will gain fundamental insights into the success factors in aviation and will have the opportunity to work on practical study projects of your own. Intensive seminar weeks will provide you excellent supervision while the study mode allows you to combine work, family life, and studies.

The Aviation Management programme is designed for students with a Bachelor’s or Diploma degree in engineering or business and no less than one year of professional experience. Successful graduates will be well placed to work in the following fields: international airlines, airport authorities, air traffic control, manufacturing of aircraft and equipment, maintenance and service companies and regulating authorities on local, national and international levels. Many of our graduates work for companies such as Lufthansa, Airbus, Siemens and DHL. Moreover, the Aviation Management degree from Wildau Institute of Technology can pave the way for doctoral studies.