Master of Science (Aviation)

Study Area


Study Level



RMIT University



Course Detail


Melbourne City

Intake Time

February & July

Standard Duration

2 years

About the Course

The aviation industry is global, driven by changing markets and new technologies, and rapidly expanding. This opens up many and varied career opportunities for suitably educated and motivated professionals. This course is focused on developing your skills to succeed in this exciting & dynamic industry. The course combines core studies spanning the aviation industry with the opportunity to dig deeper in such areas as: airline development and operations aviation logistics and air cargo operations remotely piloted aircraft systems airworthiness aerospace technology During your study, you’ll increase both your understanding of the industry and be exposed to the contemporary issues it faces. You’ll also develop the skills to analyse and implement creative solutions to industry problems, identify opportunities and enhance your leadership and communication skills. A key aspect of the program is the Aviation Research Project where you will expand on the knowledge gained throughout the course and have the opportunity to work on an in-depth qualitative and/or quantitative study that has a technical and/or managerial application within the industry.


Average Score

at least GPA 2.0/4.0


6.5 (6.0)

Background Requirements


RMIT University

Institute Ranking

#223 in QS World University Rankings 2021, #15 in Australia

Program Ranking