Explore our Aviation courses

Why study Aviation with us?

More than 30 years leading aviation education

Get experience working on real world industry project every year of your degree 

Choose Aviation at Swinburne

Our studies give you a full scientific and cultural understanding of aviation and the aviation industry, including:

  • Aerodynamics
  • Airline law and operations
  • Safety
  • Business strategy and more.

Best of all, you'll be flying from semester 1 - our Flight School gives you hands-on experience in actual and simulated environments, so you’ll be ready to take to the skies.

For those who prefer their feet firmly on the ground, our Bachelor of Aviation Management can have you working in the operations centre, management, compliance network analysis and beyond.

Browse Swinburne’s industry leading Aviation courses to find detailed course information including application dates, fees, entry requirements, course subjects, ATAR calculator and more. 

Aviation at Swinburne

Start your Aviation journey

Explore the world of Aviation at Swinburne, discover outstanding facilities, expert lecturers, and a diverse aircraft fleet. Acquire the skills needed to obtain your commercial pilot license, instrument rating, and complete all ATPL subjects. With a supportive community and excellent course structure, Swinburne prepares you for success in aviation.

Featured Aviation courses

Qantas Future Pilot Program

We have partnered with Qantas to offer a new pilot pathway program that qualifies Swinburne's flight crew of the future to fly with QantasLink, the airline’s regional brand.

Learn to fly with CAE at one of Australia’s busiest airports – Moorabbin.

    • Technology
    • Aviation

    Swinburne’s AIR Hub achieves hydrogen flight

    Swinburne University of Technology’s Aerostructures Innovation Research Hub (AIR Hub) has successfully completed the first flight of an Australian-developed hydrogen fuel cell electric powered VTOL drone. 

    Tuesday 24 October 2023
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    • Aviation

    AIR Pass accelerating success for aerospace innovation

    Swinburne University’s AIR Pass program has accelerated Dovetail’s development and progressed its goal of accelerating decarbonisation in the aviation sector.

    Wednesday 16 August 2023