IATA and the University of Geneva have partnered to offer a Diploma of Advanced Studies (DAS) in Aviation Management tailored for professionals from the dynamic and international aviation industry. The DAS Aviation Management enables tomorrow’s aspiring aviation leaders to face the challenges of today while planning for growth in the future without interrupting their careers.
Thanks to our particular blend of innovative teaching methods and a strong alumni network, the participants gain highly relevant knowledge and expertise to cope with future management challenges. This unique program offers the opportunity to gain specialized training with full academic accreditation, a once-in-a-lifetime learning experience!
Diploma code: DIPL-37
All our courses will be held online
Welcome Session | 31 August 2021 | OnlineModule 1: Airline Business Foundation | 06-10 September 2021
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Participants will gain in-depth understanding of the complexities involved in aviation economics, finance and regulatory issues. Additionally, the courses will explore international air law and strategic alliances programs, alongside quality management and control.
This aviation-program has four main objectives to improve your performance working in or with the aviation sector. It will:
Claudia Candea, Independent Consultant and Trainer
Hasan Al Hammadi , Senior Vice President Executive Affairs, Etihad Airways
Qihua Lin, Senior Aeronautical Charts Specialist, Lufthansa Systems Flight Nav AG
Sabrina Weber, Air Transportation Specialist, DERTOUR GmbH & Co. KG
Giulio Leucci, Vice President. Aeroporti do Roma - Edizione s.r.l ( Part of the Benetton Group)
The Advanced Studies in Aviation Management program will meet four times per year in Geneva. The total cost for the program (12 modules) is USD18,000. You can also validate previously taken IATA courses toward this University of Geneva certified diploma.
The Advanced Studies in Aviation Management diploma can be validated as the second year of the University of Geneva Executive MBA
All candidates must complete a formal application
Requirements for this program:
Learn the key elements necessary to manage a successful air cargo company.
Analyze various airline strategies and business models, and learn how they are managed and operated in a competitive global environment.
Identify key elements in analyzing the financial performance of your airline.
Learn how to strategize marketing opportunities and competitive threats, and achieve goals by using performance management systems.
Benefit from IATA's unique vantage point in air transport economics. Examine key issues and concepts including how regulatory and state policies affect the aviation value chain and airline profitability.
Understand aviation environmental challenges and responses by drawing on best practices developed within the industry.
Gain knowledge of aviation security from a management perspective and explore the issues facing Aviation Security Service management.
Strengthen your understanding of the context and requirements of international air law, air service agreements, open skies agreements and traffic rights
Discuss cultural biases and develop and apply a culture model at various levels; understand how culture impacts management practice.
Understand the key roles and activities in running a travel distribution business and learn travel management principles and strategies.
Learn how to develop a project management plan, define scope, and determine project requirements.
Take on board the key safety management principles, and those of accident prevention and related human factors.