Bachelor of General Aviation

Castelldefels School of Social Sciences

Program Description

Bachelor of General Aviation

Castelldefels School of Social Sciences

Do you dream of working in the most dynamically growing sector of aviation? Did you know that flights classified as general aviation constitute most air traffic in the world, and they are operated by more than 362,000 aircraft? In the United States alone there are only 500 airports which operate according to the regular flight schedule, while more than 5,000 airports provide services for general aviation. Which of these airport’s development would you like to contribute to?

Choose General Aviation at U.I.T.M.! Thanks to this study you will join the elite group of students, since we are the only university in Poland, Central, and Eastern Europe which opens such a course. General aviation operations are these flights which are not planned in the regular flight schedule. What is more, they do not include holiday charter flights which appear on flight schedules. General Aviation is a market segment related to air operations, such as small aircraft business flights (aircraft which take on board up to 20 passengers mostly from large corporations, clubs, as well as film stars, etc.) but also glider flights, planes carrying sky-divers and pilot training flights. We have been carrying out research on the development of aviation market in Poland and around the world for many years, with major emphasis placed on the labour market in the sector. We respond to market needs and signals, talk to our business partners, aviation industry staff, as well as our Aviation Management alumni, who already work for various airlines, airports, and companies related to the aviation industry. Our graduates are successful. Be one of them!

Why study Bachelor of General Aviation in C.S.S.S.?

C.S.S.S. is in the cosmopolitan capital of Spain’s Catalonia region and one of the most culturally rich city Barcelona. It is an enchanting seaside city with boundless dynamic and friendly atmosphere. We are an innovative and forward-looking college, focused on developing and adding value to the students' careers globally. The College has its lecturers who are leading thinkers and successful professional in their fields, offering a wide range of degrees at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels and provides supervision for students undertaking doctoral research. We offer students with excellent academic, libraries, accommodation, careers, support services, and social facilities. Our essence mission is to provide the highest standard of education.

Objectives

Earn a Prestigious ARCPort Certificate

The certificate is issued by Aviation Research Corporation in Vancouver, Canada. You will get it free of charge after the successful completion of the "Project Air 2" course, which will be run in semester 4. The certificate confirms competence in the use of the ARCPort program - an airport operations simulator - at an intermediate level. The certificate will give you the chance to work in one of more than 80 international airports, which make use of this software on an everyday basis. The commercial price of such a certificate is about $ 4,000.

Studies under the Patronage of Lufthansa

Under the agreement signed with one of the largest airlines in Europe - Lufthansa, you will gain knowledge under the supervision of international experts in aviation.
You will be involved in research conducted for the aviation sector and take part in specialized seminars or conferences. You will establish international contacts which will help you shape your career path.
You will pursue your internship in flight schools in Poland, at renowned international airports providing general aviation services, in Lufthansa Poland, BorgWarner Poland, Pratt & Whitney Rzeszow, and other companies which are part of the Aviation Valley.

Teaching Methodology

Those studying for the qualifications of the C.S.S.S. are offered a structured learning process, encompassing both the theoretical and practical aspects of the industry, integrating the various subjects, together with a clearly defined pattern of career development through progressive grades of membership.

Module Overview

Students of General Aviation are taught the same subjects as Aviation Management students, but also additional subjects scheduled for each semester in the realm of General Aviation.

Sample Subjects:

  • Aircraft Financing
  • MRO in General Aviation
  • Terminal Development for General Aviation
  • International and National Regulations in General Aviation
  • General Aviation Operations
  • General Aviation Business
  • Airline Network Management
  • Airline Sales and Yield Management
  • Aviation Marketing
  • Air Navigation and Aircraft Operation

Entry Requirement

C.S.S.S. welcomes qualified applicants with no discrimination towards their gender, age, cultural, ethnic, religious and racial backgrounds.

Admission at C.S.S.S. sets minimum criteria which have been designed to identify applicants who have sound academic potential and who show creativity, critical thinking, social and moral values, evidence of English language proficiency and strong motivation.

EU / Non-EU or International

  • Higher secondary school or completed A level
  • Proficiency in English

Mature Applicant

If you have relevant qualifications or work experience, academic credit may be awarded towards your C.S.S.S. program of study. For further information please send email to our course coordinator admissions@csss.es

English language requirements

  • You must have competence in the English language to study with us. The most commonly accepted evidence of English language ability is IELTS 5.5 (with minimum 5.0 in all components).
  • If you don't meet our minimum English language requirements, student must take C.S.S.S. online English test

For further information please visit your course coordinator admissions@csss.es

*To meet our requirement for admission is always at the discretion of program coordinator

Fees and Grant

Fees

EU

Application Fees (non-refundable, paid with application) : 300 EURO

Tuition Fees for the Program: 10, 000 EURO

  • 1st Year:- 4000 Euro
  • 2nd Year:- 3000 Euro
  • 3rd Year:- 3000 Euro

Non-EU

Application Fees (non-refundable, paid with application) : 300 EURO

Tuition Fees for the Program: 11,500 EURO

  • 1st Year:- 5500 Euro
  • 2nd Year:- 3000 Euro
  • 3rd Year:- 3000 Euro

*Payment installment plans are available. Please contact C.S.S.S.’s Administration Department for further details.

Grants

Students are eligible to apply for the grant if they have been offered a place to study on a full-time course at Castelldefels School of Social Science in Barcelona;

Merit-based Grants

Open For: Based primarily on grades, academic scholarships reward students with strong academic performance.Candidates should also describe how the academic merit and professional success has provided them with leadership potential.

Need-based Grants

Need-based scholarships are awarded based on student or student’s parents’ financial background. These need-based scholarships are designed to aid with studies when students or their guardians are not able to afford tuition and fees.

Women in Business

There’s been great progress in bridging the gap between equal rights of men and women — but we still have a way to go. The Women in Business Grant is for female applicants who have work or internship experience or have led a team in an international environment. For this scholarship, C.S.S.S. is seeking female leaders who have experience and understand today’s global working environment.

Accredited Disability Grant

The Accredited Disability Grant is a discretionary fund intended to help support students with disabilities who are not eligible for statutory funding.

Please choose your scholarship and then email the completed corresponding application form to your admissions officer or at admissions@csss.es with the rest of the documents required for admission. Please also include:

  • A copy of your most current CV or provide us with a brief history of your previous employment or work placements/internships.

Please attach any relevant supporting documents to strengthen your application (e.g. job references, professors’ references, transcripts). All references and any supporting documentation must be sent as part of your full application.

Career Services

The career services help students explore career directions and provide support through a host of services and resources that include

Resume and cover letter assistance

C.S.S.S. help to guide through how to create a sharp resume and an individualized cover letter that expresses your interest in the internship or future job.

Mock Interviews

For many students, they feel interview as interrogation and have anxiety, however, interview is nothing than a mutual exchange of the information. C.S.S.S. provides a mock interview as the opportunity to learn about the job and the employer and be confident. C.S.S.S. has been supporting students by arranging following

  • Preparation
  • The session
  • The feedback

Career Fairs and Networking

C.S.S.S. organize as many career fairs and encourage students to attend fair sessions as this give will them the opportunity for internships, jobs and to develop good networking. Students can benefit solicit information, advice and facilitate their job search.

Graduate Internships

C.S.S.S. Academic Internship Agreement allows students to do an internship as fundamental part of the study which can be extremely beneficial.

Miscellaneous

Awarding Body
University of Information Technology and Management, Poland

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated December 30, 2017
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
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June 2018
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Duration
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36 months
Full time
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10,000 EUR
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Spain - Barcelona, Catalonia
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EU students; €11,500 Non-EU/International students