Master Aeronautical Management*

Key facts

Degree Master of Engineering
Study start October
Application deadline

July 31, 2024 - Apply now!

Accreditation HSB City University of Applied Siences (public), AQAS
Language English
Duration & Type 2 semesters / full-time on Campus in Bremen
Group size max. 20 students
Tuition fees

Total of €8,500* / With our Early Bird II Discount: Total of €8,250* - First Payment of €1,500 until July 31, 2024.

For details please check our payment plan.

*plus an additional semester fee of roughly €350 per semester

*The Master in Aeronautical Management M. Eng. is not offered through our agent network, but exclusively through us.

Students of the Master Aeronautical Management
Students of the Master Aeronautical Management

Your Master Aeronautical Management

Specialized knowledge of management in the aviation industry

Our Master Aeronautical Management program is designed for pilots and engineers. This full-time International Graduate Center (IGC) program is taught entirely in English and includes the following modules: Aviation Business Administration, Risk Management in Aviation, International Law and Aviation law, Simulation via Aviation Logistics Systems, Simulation and Modeling, Control Systems, Human Factors in Leadership. These modules are delivered by lecturers and professors with practical aviation industry experience. In line with our interdisciplinary focus, you will be taught using multiple techniques e.g. discussions, teamwork, seminars and case studies. As regards alternative language options, international students can also choose from a number of German-language courses at Hochschule Bremen as well as an international summer school.

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Your Master's in Aeronautical Management prepares you for all positions in the aviation industry, at Airlines or aviation authorities.

International graduates can prepare their next career step thanks to Germany's Job-Seeking Visa.



  • International Student Assistance (ISA)
  • Development of specific expertise
  • Great importance attached to analytical skills
  • University professors and lecturers with practical aviation industry experience
  • International network
  • German language course (optional)
  • Excellent career opportunities

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Program Coordination
Anette Bartels
T: +49 421 5905-5520

Course of study

This master program consists of three parts: In semster 1+2 you will attend lectures and write your exams. Afterwards, you will write your Master's thesis.


International Law/Airlaw

In International Law/Airlaw we deal with the interpretation and application of national, supranational and international law (basics and methods) with regard to aviation and airlaw. Learn more


Air Transport Business Administration

Air Transport Business Administration deals with global air transport businesses and markets and international logistics. Additionally, students participate in practical trainings to prepare them to make an own economical decisions. Learn more

Management Systems

Management Systems will enable students to operate in a leading position under consideration of the actual challenge of the market. Learn more

Human Factors in Leadership

Human Factors in Leadership aims to impart knowledge and methods in order to enable  independent orientation in dynamic systems with variable regulations. Students will develop interdisciplinary problem solving strategies and will be able to adapt these in the field of engineering and aeronautical management. Learn more

Modelling and Simulation

The Modelling and Simulation module consists of a theoretical and a practical component: The introduction to simulation and simulators forms the basis for further training. In the practical part, students have to create an aircraft simulation model.

Master Thesis

In the master thesis students have to deal intensively with a research project or case study and put it in writing in the form of a scientific paper. Learn more

Risk Management in Airline Operation

The module Risk Management in Flight Operations introduces general principles of risk management and focuses in particular on the most important risk areas in aviation. This includes topics such as the human factor and the human-machine interface.

Simulation of Logistic Aviation Systems

The Aviation System Simulation module is based on the principles of air traffic management. This involves understanding and applying the interdependence between the different parties in the aviation industry. This will enable students to understand the role and interconnectedness of aircraft manufacturers, airlines, air traffic control systems, airports and statutory authorities.

Informationen for students

Welcome! We are happy to welcome you as a student of the Master program Aeronautical Management! You can find helpful information about IGC and Bremen in our study guide.


Get in contact with our Program Coordinator and our International Student Assistance

Anette Bartels, Program Coordination

Monday - Friday

Phone: +49 421 5905-4231



Robert Campbell Rennie, International Student Assistance

+49 421 5905-4181


Dr. Markus Louis, Program Director

"The Master program in Aeronautical Management will prepare you for positions in leadership within the Aviation industry, the air transport and logistic branch and governmental institutions. Due to the aviation developing at accelerated speed, skills need to be extended in the area of management, economy and legislation."

Prof. Dr. Markus Louis

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