Bucks University Aviation Degrees

Aviation Insider is proud to work with the UK’s leader for aviation university degrees, Buckinghamshire New University. Bucks New University was the first higher education provider to introduce airline and airport management and pilot degrees in the UK; and is one of the first to have combined aviation and tourism, International Tourism Management with Air Travel course.

Bucks University aviation courses are developed in close collaboration with the industry. Studying with Bucks means you will learn with highly dedicated specialists, who have worked extensively in the fields they are teaching about, and have active national and international research profiles. Bucks have long-standing links with the aviation sector enable you to gain vital skills valued by employers looking for graduates with an edge. Many of Bucks alumni go on to work in operations or commercial roles with airlines, airports, and the supporting industries, for employers.

Did you know?

  • Bucks courses are designed with close input from top industry professionals and reflect the key issues facing the aviation sector
  • Students have access to subscription-only data from CAPA, FlightGlobal and IATA
  • Bucks lecturers have a high level of working knowledge, based on industry experience of both low-cost and traditional airlines as well as with airports and other key aviation supplier organisations
  • All of Bucks trainee pilot students have the opportunity to undertake flight training, and progress from the Private Pilot’s Licence to the Commercial Pilot’s Licence, during their degree (subject to passing the Air Transport Pilots License theory examinations and obtaining the requisite medical certificate).

Useful Links

Below are the useful links to the Bucks New University website in order to find out more about each course and apply:

Air Transport with Commercial Pilot Training. 
Do you want to become a Commercial Pilot? The aviation industry is globally important and a career in aviation promises unique opportunities. Boeing forecasts that between 2016 and 2035, Europe’s commercial aviation industry will require approximately 104,000 new commercial airline pilots*. Click Here

Air Transport with Private Pilot Training
Get your career off to a flying start with our BSc (Hons) Air Transport with Private Pilot Training. In this program, you will gain theoretical and practical pilot training knowledge to attain a Private Pilot’s Licence (PPL), together with a university degree. This unique balance of practical and theoretical skills is highly sought-after by global aviation industry employers. Click Here

Air Transport with Helicopter Pilot Training
Do you want to become a commercial helicopter pilot? We can help you achieve your dream. Click Here

Airline and Airport Management
Our BA (Hons) in Airline and Airport Management will help give you the knowledge and practical experience to pursue a career in the operations, planning, security, marketing, and management of airlines as well as airports, ground handlers, and cargo operators. Click Here

Airline and Airport Management with Foundation Year
The aviation industry is a progressive one and constantly evolving in technologies, processes, and protocols. We are looking for adaptable, self-reliant individuals who have a logical approach and a critical mind. Bucks has a long-standing reputation for its aviation degrees and this responsive course reflects the constant changes within this exciting industry. Click Here

Aviation and Logistics Management
Who organises airline schedules? What’s the best way to deliver goods across the globe? How do you decide on a fleet of aircraft? Join us at Bucks to discover the answers to these questions and more. Click Here

Aviation and Logistics Management with Foundation Year
The Foundation Year will allow you to develop your academic study skills and build confidence in your abilities, identifying your own strengths and development needs for progression onto an undergraduate degree. Click Here

Aviation Management for Professionals
This one-year distance learning program will help broaden your existing understanding of the aviation sector and give you the specialist knowledge of the industry and skills to have a successful career within the field of aviation management. As you will typically already be working in the industry when undertaking this course, you will benefit from the opportunity to apply your commercial experience and convert it into an academic qualification. Click Here

Aviation Security
The development and maintenance of effective security management has a pivotal role to play in all areas of the aviation sector – with a continually evolving and dynamic threat and risk landscape bringing constant and moving challenges. Click Here

International Aviation Regulation and Law
The MSc International Aviation Regulation and Law is aimed at those with an interest in the regulatory and legal environment surrounding aviation organisations, who wish to develop their knowledge. It is suitable for those currently employed within the industry, or graduates in subjects such as business, aviation or economics who wish to specialize and develop expertise in the field of aviation and regulation and law. Click Here

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