Our aviation management courses teach you the skills required to build a career in aviation, including organisation, regulation, safety, technical and business management. 

When you graduate from our aviation management courses you’ll have more than just the knowledge to simply do your job — you’ll develop strategic thinking to see and fix problems before they happen in many areas of the aviation industry, including within airports and airlines.

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Don't be put off by the whole VTAC process - it really is easier than it looks (thanks to our VTAC-TICAL Toolkit.) Inside it, you'll find 'power tools' like our Plan of VTAC web session with the experts - which we recorded recently - the ATAR calculator plus the opportunity to chat one-one-one with a course expert. 

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  • "What I like most is that the course provides students with a sound understanding of the aviation industry, both locally and overseas, and also provides opportunities in many different areas in the industry."

    Brayden , Bachelor of Aviation Management

Aviation study tour

What do Airbus, Virgin Atlantic, Boeing and FedEx have in common? They are all destinations on the Swinburne aviation international study tour!

  • Aviation Study Tour 2018
    Virgin Atlantic, Gatwick, England.
  • Aviation Study Tour 2018
    HAECO Engineering, Hong Kong SAR.
  • Airbus A350 simulator, Toulouse, France.
    Airbus A350 simulator, Toulouse, France.
  • Aviation Study Tour 2018
    Cathay Pacific, Hong Kong SAR.
  • Etihad Airways crew training complex, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
    Etihad Airways crew training complex, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
  • Virgin Atlantic, Gatwick, England.
    Virgin Atlantic, Gatwick, England.
  • HAECO Engineering Hong Kong SAR.
    HAECO Engineering Hong Kong SAR.

The Swinburne Advantage

An undergraduate degree must be about more than just knowledge – it’s also job readiness, professional experience and access to further opportunities. 

We partner with leading Australian and global organisations to offer students authentic workplace experiences. Our degrees can include placements, internships, industry-linked projects, study tours and more. This is your chance to work on real-life projects, solve day-to-day challenges in your field and gain the professional skills that put knowledge into practice. You’ll build invaluable skills and confidence, knowing you have what it takes to land a job by graduation or even before. 

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  • STUDENT SUCCESS

    Flying into international success

    Swinburne aviation management and commerce student Daniel Eastwood-Whitaker was awarded a prestigious 2015 New Colombo Plan scholarship.

    Daniel has since flown into a Business Systems Management role at QBE Hong Kong.

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