Programme Overview

BSc (Hons)
Singapore Institute of Technology
3 years
Total credits
Application period
10 January to 19 March 2022
Next intake
Campus location

The Bachelor of Science with Honours in Air Transport Management is a three-year, direct honours degree programme and is the first and only Air Transport Management degree programme offered by an autonomous university in Singapore. The curriculum is developed in close partnership with the Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS) and other key members of the aviation industry.

With the development of Changi Airport Terminals 4 and 5, the aviation sector is expected to grow significantly. Manpower needs are projected to increase until 2035. Students will be trained to become skilled aviation professionals of airports, airlines, ground handling agencies as well as aviation consultancy firms.

This degree programme will cover operations, management and business aspects of the air transport industry and aims to strengthen the pipeline of skilled aviation professionals to meet the future manpower demands of the expanding aviation industry.

Programme Highlights
  • Industry-Relevant Curriculum Co-developed with CAAS and Aviation Companies
  • Eight-month Integrated Work Study Programme at Airlines, Airport and Ground Handling Agency Companies.
  • Specialised Modules include Airport Operations and Management, Airline Marketing, Airport Marketing and Revenue Analysis and Management.
Career Opportunities

With the expansion of the aviation sector, the manpower demand in the aviation industry in Singapore will increase significantly. Graduates can look forward to careers in airports, airlines, ground handling agency companies and aviation consultancy firms.

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Integrated Work Study Programme

Integrated Work Study Programme provides students with the opportunity to undertake real work. Held over the span of eight to 12 months, it is designed to be more in-depth than a traditional internship. You will gain real work experience and apply the theories you learn in class with actual practice.

Career Options

Graduates can look forward to careers in:

  • Airports 
  • Airlines
  • Ground Handling Agencies 
  • Aviation Consultancy Firms 
  • Aviation Regulators 

Eligibility and Exemption

Diploma holders from any of the five local polytechnics, A level / NUS High School Diploma / IB Diploma graduates are welcome to apply.

Minimum Mathematics Requirement
Applicants to the Air Transport Management programme are also required to fulfil one of the following Mathematics requirements by application closing:


Mathematics Subject

Minimum Grade Required

GCE O Level

Mathematics or


Additional Mathematics


Polytechnic Foundation Programme (PFP)

Equivalent Mathematics Modules


GCE A Level

H1 Mathematics or


H2 Mathematics


International Baccalaureate (IB)

SL Mathematics


HL Mathematics


NUS High School Diploma



Polytechnic applicants with equivalent Mathematics modules will be assessed on a case-by-case basis. Applicants who did not fulfil the Mathematics requirement will be assessed through an in-house technical test held on one of these dates as scheduled by the administrator. 

  • 5 March 2021 (Friday)
  • 26 March 2021 (Friday)

Selection shall be solely within the discretion of the University and will depend upon the number of places available in the programme. 

Fees and Finances

Subsidised fees per credit
Total credit
Tuition fees: $27,720.00 for SG Citizens / $109,204.00 Non-subsidised fees.
Subsidised fees per credit
Total credit
Tuition fees: $53,100.00 for Permanent Resident / $109,204.00 Non-subsidised fees.
Subsidised fees per credit
Total credit
Tuition fees: $72,225.00 for International Student / $109,204.00 Non-subsidised fees.
  • Tuition fees shown are the total cost for completion of studies, based on the minimum credits required to graduate.
  • Singapore Citizens and Permanent Residents fees are exclusive of GST and subsidised by the Ministry of Education.
  • International Students and Non-Subsidised fees are inclusive of 7% GST.

Industry Advisory Committee

The members of the Industry Advisory Committee for this programme are:

Mr Chiang Hai Eng (Chairperson) 
Mr Vincent Chan
Senior Vice President of Passenger Services
Ms Goh Hwai Kar
Senior Vice President
People Services and Rewards
Changi Airport Group
Mr Ho Yuen Sang
Aviation Industry
Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore
Mr Mak Swee Wah
Executive Vice President of Commercial
Singapore Airlines
Mr Barathan Pasupathi
Chief Executive Officer
Jetstar Asia Airways Pte Ltd


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