Department of Aviation

Aviation science refers to aircraft operations and support systems. In addition to flight operations, it includes aircraft maintenance, air traffic control, and airport and airline management. The aerospace and aviation industry includes a wide range of careers requiring a variety of skill sets. Aviation science is the study of the basic components required for a career in this industry. Aviation science includes all the support systems that keep airlines running in a safe, efficient and orderly fashion, including air traffic control, airport operations, airline management, maintenance and piloting an aircraft.

The Indian aviation industry today is gradually undergoing changes- It is not just about core maintenance activity or flying operations but, a host of other allied services. Renowned aviation companies from overseas are seeking India as a joint venture destination to set up their allied business operations.

Highlights of the programme

  • The course has been carefully structured in consultation with experts in the field.

  • Curriculum covers all the aspects of aviation management and the pedagogy is supported by Madras Flying Club Ltd., local and international case studies, field works and workshops by eminent faculty & professionals from aviation industry.

  • Vels University has also entered into a MoU with Madras Flying Club Ltd.

  • Option to learn foreign languages like French, Japanese and German is also available

Career Options

Air hostess, Ticketing manager, Customer care official, Traffic regulation, Cargo management, Ground operations, Aircraft maintenance

Courses Offered Eligibility Fees Structure Curriculum & Syllabus
B.Sc. Aviation Click here Click here
B.Sc. Aeronautical Science Click here Click here
B.Sc. Aircraft Maintenance Click here Click here  
Diploma in Airport Ground Handling Click here Click here  
Diploma in Cabin Crew (Airhostess) Click here Click here  
Diploma in Assistant Flight Dispatcher Click here Click here