BSAvM

Program Overview

The program is designed for candidates who aspire Aviation education as well as an opportunity to develop h4 business and management skills after their higher-secondary education. The program shall equip candidates with the knowledge of the various aspects of aviation industry both locally and globally and instill h4 business acumen for a successful and ever lucrative aviation career.

The Industry

The aviation industry in Pakistan is dramatically growing. There is a remarkable increase in people travelling through air in Pakistan. According to statistics more than 20 million passengers travelled through air in Pakistan in 2017 versus 16 million in 2016. IATA reports compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 9.9% in passenger traffic growth which is twice the world projections for all other regions.

The bilateral open-skies policy of Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) Pakistan and the CPEC induced development of infrastructure has spurred the international airlines to operate through corridors of the national air space. The international passenger traffic crossed 12 million passengers in Pakistan versus 8 million in 2014 with a CAGR of 7.1%. The Indian and Brazilian domestic markets will grow at 6.9% and 5.4% respectively.

The Growth in air travel is pushing new airport upgrades and new construction in Islamabad, Multan, Sialkot and Gwadar. Islamabad ranks 2nd in Air Passenger Traffic.

There are seven new airlines which have requested for license to start their operations from CAA.

These include

1. Liberty Air

2. Go Green Airways

3. Askari Air Pakistan

4. United Airways Pakistan

5. Air Sial

6. Afeef Zara Airways

7. Bhoja (under the new name)

There has been a significant growth in Cargo and Freight; 62.5 mT (2017) from 42 mT (2007 globally. Locally, the growth has been 3 times faster than the regional industry which has led to the erection of the largest and fully automated warehouse in Karachi Airport.


Careers in Aviation Industry

More jobs are opening up in Airport Operations, Airline Management, Flight Operations, Air navigation, Cargo and Freight Management, Ticketing and Reservations, Food & Beverages/Catering, Travel and Tourism and other Support Services in Pakistan. Globally there are estimated to be more than 62 million jobs which include almost 10 million aviation direct jobs.

BS Aviation Management at a Glance

4 Years – 8 Semesters

136 Credit Hrs.

25 Aviation Management Courses

20 Business Management Courses

02 Aviation Specializations

08 Week Summer Internship

Final year Project

Final Project

-The project provides real-world business consulting experience preferably in aviation industry

-Great Opportunity to apply theoretical foundation in a management context.

Summer Internship

-Eight-week internship during summer vacations

-Opportunity to understand corporate environment

Eligibility Criteria

-Minimum 50% marks in intermediate or Equivalent

-Admission Test


Course Code Subject Name Cr.Hrs Pre-Req
Semester-I
AF 102 Financial Accounting-I 3-0-3 -
BA 151 Principles of Management 3-0-3 -
HU 101 Communication Skills 3-0-3 -
HU 125 Pakistan Studies & Global Perspective 3-0-3 -
BA 113 Introduction to Computer Applications 2-0-2 -
PY 110 Introduction to Psychology 3-0-3 -
Total Credit Hours 17
Semester-II
AF 103 Financial Accounting-II 3-0-3 AF 102
BA 131 Microeconomics 3-0-3 -
MK 101 Principles of Marketing 3-0-3 -
HU 102 Skillful Reading and Writing 3-0-3 HU 101
MA 104 Business Mathematics 3-0-3 -
HU 214 Introduction to Sociology 3-0-3 -
Total Credit Hours 18
Semester-III
AM 200 Introduction to Aviation Management 3-0-3 -
AM 205 Aircraft General Knowledge 3-0-3 -
AM 231 Airport Marketing 3-0-3 -
BA 232 Macroeconomics 3-0-3 -
HU 205 Business Communication 3-0-3 HU 102
AF 251 Introduction to Business Finance 3-0-3 -
Total Credit Hours 18
Semester-IV
AM 222 Aviation Meteorology 3-0-3 -
AM 212 Airport Operations 3-0-3 -
AM 212 Business Statistics 3-0-3 -
AM 239 International Organizations in Aviation 3-0-3 -
AM 239 Ethical Issues in Aviation 3-0-3 -
HU 124 Islamic Studies & Ethics 2-0-2 -
17
Semester-V
AM 346 Human Factors in Aviation 3-0-3 -
AM 322 Aviation Maintenance Management 3-0-3 -
HR 301 Human Resource Management 3-0-3 BA 151
AM 306 Aviation Law 3-0-3 -
AM 306 Introduction to Flight Operations 3-0-3 -
AM 306 Management of Air Cargo 3-0-3 -
18
Semester-VI
AF 345 Managerial Accounting and Cost Control 3-0-3 AF 103
AM 307 Airline Operations and Management 3-0-3 -
AM 323 Aviation Security Management 3-0-3 -
AM 330 Airline Marketing 3-0-3 MK 101
AM 334 Aviation Economics 3-0-3 -
15
AM 459 Summer Internship Compulsory but Non- Credit
Semester-VII
AM --- Elective 1 3-0-3 -
AM --- Elective 2 3-0-3 -
AM 453 Airline Finance 3-0-3 AF 251
BA 252 Organizational Behavior 3-0-3 BA 151
BA 463 Business Research Methods 3-0-3 MA 205
15
Semester-VIII
AM--- Elective 3 3-0-3 -
AM--- Elective 4 3-0-3 -
AM 447 Strategic Management in Airlines 3-0-3 -
AM 480 Safety Management System 3-0-3 -
AM 497 Final Year Project 3-0-3 -
15
GRAND TOTAL (CREDIT HRS.) 133


Flight and Operations Electives


Course Code Subject Name Cr.Hrs Pre-Req
AM 445 Air Traffic Management 3-0-3 AM 212
AM 482 Airport and Environment 3-0-3 AM 212
AM 483 Aircraft Mass and Balance 3-0-3 AM 212
AM 484 Ground Handling Operations 3-0-3 AM 212
AM 485 Airport Planning and Design 3-0-3 AM 212
AM 486 Emergency Resource Planning and Management 3-0-3 AM 212


Cargo and Freight Electives


Course Code Subject Name Cr.Hrs Pre-Req
AM 491 Aviation Equipment Acquisition & Disposal 3-0-3 AM 390
AM 492 Aviation Total Quality Management 3-0-3 AM 390
AM 495 Introduction to Automated Logistics Management System 3-0-3 AM 390
AM 493 Aviation Warehousing and Distribution 3-0-3 AM 390
AM 494 E-Business in Aviation 3-0-3 AM 390