General Information

Aim of the Program

Department of Aviation Management trains qualified personnel who can work in many parts of the aviation sector, such as flight operations, safety management, marketing, and other departments in the aviation sector. Department of Aviation Management contributes to the aviation sector with advanced scientific studies and research as well as training experienced and knowledgeable students with theoretical and practical knowledge in the aviation sector. Department of Aviation Management provides knowledge and skills in fields such as civil aviation, information technology, airplane and aircraft, general economy, international aviation, logistics, accounting, airline security, passenger services, international transportation.

Target of the Program

The goal of the Aviation Management Department is to train candidates who have the knowledge and skills to meet both current and future needs of sectoral businesses. In this direction, with the degree of Aviation Management, our students will have academic knowledge that will enable them to think critically, intelligently and creatively , to act in the light of science and technology and to play a leading role in aviation's different disciplines.

Career Opportunities

The aviation management graduate students will have a broad working network in line with the rapid development of the aviation industry and the ever-increasing need for these field-qualified staff in response to the demand of this field-based specialist. Our graduates, who will have employment opportunities in different departments in public and private institutions, will be recruited as middle and top level managers with national and international arena.

Working Places

Graduates of this department have the opportunites to be employed in various sectors at international level, at departments of state and private institutions and foundations of aviation sector such as cargo services, flight operations, ground services of airports and designing airport services.

Programmes allowing Horizontal Transfer

The department of Aviation Management accepts students with lateral transfer within quotas in accordance with "Regulations Regarding the Transition between Programs at the Higher Education Institutions and Programs under the Bachelor's Degree Program, Double Major, Minor and Inter-Institutional Transfer among the Associate / Undergraduate Programs".

Programmes allowing Vertical Transfer

All students who want to be enrolled in the Department of Aviation Management by Vertical Transfer are placed by OSYM in case they get adequate score from the Vertical Transfer Examination. Students who fulfill all the requirements are entitled four years of undergraduate education at our university. Also, the associate degree students at Istanbul Gelisim University will have the chance to be enrolled with 50 percent scholarship if they are placed in paid program after DGS.