Teesside University, Middlesbrough

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Teesside University

Airline and Airport Management

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Course summary

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Summary: This one year top-up degree programme in Airline and Airport Management gives you a broad understanding of national and international developments and issues in aviation. Course details: Air transport is one of the world’s most important industries and its development and service achievements make it one of the most successful contributors to the advancement of modern society. The sector has witnessed unprecedented growth through innovative technology, changing consumer needs and the desire to travel further afield. In recent years, passenger demand has grown significantly at UK airports resulting in 267 million passengers travelling through them according to the Department for Transport. This historical growth means that graduates with skills in airline and airport management are highly sought after. This top-up has been developed in partnership with specialists within the aviation sector. It broadens your knowledge and understanding of contemporary issues with specific reference to enterprise, innovation and disaster management. After the course: The UK’s tourism industry has witnessed unprecedented growth during the last decade due to the number of departures and arrivals to and from UK airports. This growth has paved the way for a range of exciting career opportunities that allow you to apply the management technical and business skills gained studying this programme. You could progress into careers including: terminal management, passenger services, airside and ramp services, customer account managers, cabin crew, communicators and procurement specialists and immigration and customs.

Course details


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Assessment method

Modules are taught through seminars, practical workshops and group work. Senior teaching staff also adopt a range of web-based technologies to deliver module and programme content in order to assess, provide feedback and communicate with you. You also have the opportunity to visit major airports as part of the programme in order to develop your awareness of developments from within the sector. The programme is assessed through a variety of traditional methods including one examination, presentations, group work and essays. These methods are used creatively and innovatively in order for you to develop your knowledge within the airline and airport sector.

How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

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Course codeN833
Institution code T20
Campus nameTeesside University
Campus code-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information

Successful completion of a foundation degree or higher national diploma (or equivalent) in a tourism-related subject or a business course with a strong tourism content. When applying through UCAS, make sure that you indicate your point of entry as Year 3.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9250 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
International £13000 Year 1

Additional fee information

Find out more about fees and funding if you are from the UK/EU here: tees.ac.uk/fees, or if you are an international student here: tees.ac.uk/international/fees. If you live in the Channel Islands or Isle of Man contact your education office: gov.uk/student-finance.
Airline and Airport Management at Teesside University, Middlesbrough - UCAS