The Indian Aviation industry has moved from being a government-owned industry to being a privately owned full-service airline and low-cost carriers. The industry directly providing more than 23.5 million jobs per year. Passenger growth has grown from 40 million to 110 million in the last 5 years and is expected to grow up to 150m by 2020. In the present scenario, around 115 domestic airlines & above 60 international airlines are being operated in India.
UDAN (Ude Desh ka Aam Naagrik) is a regional airport development and “Regional Connectivity Scheme” (RCS) of Government of India, with the objective of “Let the common citizen of the country fly”, aimed at making air travel affordable and widespread, to boost inclusive national economic development, job growth and air transport infrastructure development of all regions and states of India.
It is globally acknowledged fact that the aviation & travel tourism industry is growing, both in format and handling of specialized functions at a rapid pace. The growth in aviation signals parallel growth in travel and tourism sector. Infrastructure modernization, huge investment, expanding air fleet and with ever-growing economy, Aviation is the hottest sector in terms of career opportunities.
The Program is fully focussed on developing the practical and professional skills required for the industry. Students will learn how an aviation, travel & tourism industry functions, working knowledge of Airport and Aviation Operations, Passenger Forecasting, Safety and Security, Aerodrome Management, Airport Logistics, role of human resource in the aviation industry and several related topics.
All these specialised topics are backed with good foundations in principles of management, understanding of economics, accounting, marketing, business communications and human resource management. The curriculum also includes personality development programs focussed on developing skills to deal with aviation customers.
Graduates have a plethora of career opportunities for various roles in airport operation and services, airline offices, services and airline operations, flight operations, airport logistics and passenger services.