The Graduate Certificate in Aviation (Asia-focus) is an AviationManagement program that focuses on the aviation industry in Asia. The course is conducted by highly qualified and experienced Embry- Riddle Aeronautical University faculty from Singapore/USA. The course is
designed for current and future Aviation Managers and has a condensed curriculum that
concentrates on the practical application of core concepts studied in the MBA (Aviation) program.
The course graduates, equipped with contemporary aviation management precepts, techniques, skills, knowledge, and latest trends in the aviation industry, shall be able to lead and grow their aviation organizations.
The entire course is designed to be completed in about seven months and two weeks, with two sessions of 2.5 hours each (pre & post lunch), scheduled every consecutive Saturday, starting July 13, 2019.
All core courses are required for the graduate certificate.
Students will learn the nature of airport components, the relationship between the airport’s stakeholders, how to calculate airport systems, the complex methodology for managing aircraft movements and passengers, and airport facility management. Real cases and exercises on airport planning, design and
operations will be applied within the context of Asia and
international regulatory bodies.
Students will learn the broad perspective of passenger and cargo air carrier management within the Asian context. The focus lies in applied case studies of global economic development, alternative strategic approaches to route structure and product design, fleet selection, finance, revenue management, and the role of travel agencies, freight forwarders, global distribution systems and Internet portals.
Students will learn basic concepts of supply chain management, including strategy, network, planning
and forecasting, and challenges. Case studies on supply chain in aviation in Asia will be used for discussion.
This course will provide a solid comprehension of Airlines Financial Analysis, the most practical valuation techniques in the airline industry, all aspects of aircraft leasing and the jet fuel hedging techniques in different market volatility.
Students should understand basic aviation
Participants will be able to analyze airline financial
statements, evaluate relevant cash flows, prepare
an airline budget and cost analysis, evaluate key performance indicators, and design and apply the Airline Balanced Scorecard.
This course addresses the nature of air transportation demand and airline supply, the economic foundation for airline pricing and the complex methodology for managing passenger and freight fares, airline costs and methods of control, and fleet management. Economic theory will be applied to current and future predicted challenges in aviation within the context of Asia.
Students will learn about operations strategy, product design, process design and analysis, capacity planning, lean production systems, and the procurement process from sourcing to managing suppliers. Case studies on production and procurement in aviation in Asia will be used for discussion.
Students should understand elements of marketing, competitive dynamics and pricing strategies, and integration of digital, brand and business strategies within the context of the Asian aviation industry. This course should enable students to create a comprehensive marketing strategy within the context of an overall aviation business strategy.
Students should understand basic aviation
human factors concepts, key human performance issues relevant to aviation operations and will be able to integrate human factors knowledge into key areas of aviation operations in the local context. This course will also focus on applying operational human factors knowledge to safety investigation activities pertaining to the Asian aviation industry.
Students should understand the four core pillars
of international business: marketing, management,
accounting, and finance. These key areas will be applied to real-world cases in the aviation industry in order to develop the students’ international business skills. Students will be able to better understand and respond to business development opportunities in the aviation industry through the interplay between the global and local factors that influence
management decisions in business.
Embry-Riddle Asia Professional Education
& Training plans to bring affordable training to
countries in Asia, through partnerships with
country-level aviation institutions, airlines and
universities. Please contact us for more
Dr. Wali Mughni, PhD Representative & Program Facilitator Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, USA email@example.com | +92 321 897 9014
Starting on Saturday, July 13, 2019, the Graduate Certificate in Aviation course is for a duration of 7.5 months, with two sessions of 2.5 hours each (pre & post lunch), scheduled every consecutive Saturday. There are eight core courses, and two optional courses as shown below:
* Subject to Change
1. Payment by Credit Card: The fees can be paid online directly to Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University by using a Credit Card. The payment portal address shall be emailed to the candidate after his/her pre-registration – click here for Pre-Registration, if you have not done it earlier. The fee would have to be paid in Singapore Dollar as would be stated on the portal.
2. Payment in Pakistani Currency PKR - Bank Deposit: The candidate can deposit the required fees at the following bank (any branch or online). Please refer XE.com for currency exchange rate.
a. Deposit in Bank AL Habib: Aviation Institute of Management is the regional facilitating entity for ERAU. Please deposit the fee in the bank stated below:
Bank AL Habib (any branch)
Account title: Aviation Institute of Management
Account Number: 1058-0981-012667-01-9
IBAN (if required): PK14BAHL1058098101266701
b. Payment Online: You can also elect to pay online through your online account to the above stated account.
Important Note: Please make sure that you take a picture of the receipt of payment, or take a screen shot of the proof of payment. Please send us a copy of your proof of payment by email attachment to
the firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note that the last date for the receipt of payment is one week before the course commencement date.
Optional Courses: Please also note that at the end of the course there are two additional Post Grad Optional courses. These are not mandatory but are recommended courses. All successful Graduate Certificate candidates will get a S$150 discount code for PG Optional course payment.
Each course comprises of 20 contact hours conducted on 4 consecutive Saturdays. The Graduate Certificate course is thus completed in less than 7.5 months.
If a candidate wants to pay for each course separately, he/she may. The fees for each course shall be
S$750. Thus, the total for eight courses shall be S$6,000 (750x8) paid on a monthly basis. However, if the candidate decides to pay upfront (all at once, not monthly), the discounted fees for the Graduate Course in Aviation comprising all eight courses shall be is S$5,480. This fee must be paid by July 6, 2019. You will save S$520 by paying upfront.
Those who want to select only one or a few courses, may elect to do so. A separate certificate would be awarded for successful completion of each course as applicable. Graduate Certificate in Aviation will only be awarded to candidates successfully completing the 8 core courses.
>Attendance, Examination & Quizzes: There will be weekly quizzes throughout the course duration, but there wouldn’t be any final examination. At least 80% result in the quizzes is expected from the candidates. Similarly, at least 80% attendance is considered mandatory. The attendance could be online or in the conventional/virtual classroom located at PIA Training Center, Karachi.
For the Graduate Course in Aviation, a certificate signed by the Director, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University (Singapore campus) will be awarded to the graduating candidates for successfully completing the course. A similar certificate will also be awarded by the Aviation Institute of Management (the local facilitator for ERAU).
For any question or clarification, please do not hesitate to contact the undersigned. All the best,
Dr. Wali Mughni, PhD Regional Representative & Facilitator
Embry- Riddle Aeronautical University, USA
Director, Aviation Institute of Management