Application status



3 years

Study mode


Entry Requirements

Pass in 10+2 / Equivalent with minimum of five subjects & The candidate must score at least 50% to be eligible for the admission.


BBA with Aviation Management

This particular Bachelor's programme at Garden City University is one that amalgamates the best of two things -those who are into business administration but also have a passion that lies towards aviation will find this to be a perfect fit. Here, students are made aware of the various departments in Aviation that require specific administrations. The course gives them hands-on experience on how to adapt to the ever-changing aviation industry and keeping their business intact.

Aviation is just one word but the industry consists of so much more. With ticketing, fleet management, ground staffing, tourism boards handling, hospitality, in-flight services, and much more, the management of such a vast industry becomes too complex. However, Garden City University has created an integrated course that pairs up effective business management skills with expert knowledge of aviation that makes the administration simpler.

India is the third-largest market for civil aviation in the world. BBA with Aviation Management will allow students to be at the top of the management cycles. The career possibilities for this industry are never-ending. This course will surely enable students to grow in the industry by availing themselves of various national as well as international opportunities, all while travelling across the world.


  • Aviation management course focuses on marketing management, aviation law, airline management, airline and airport management etc. The course aims to produce aviation management professionals who have stellar communication skills, interpersonal skills, excellent knowledge about air transport, airport operations, cabin crew training to ground staff and ticket management.
  • Aviation management course imparts knowledge on the airport, business, airlines, and every aspect of the aviation industry.
  • Aerodynamics, aviation safety, aircraft systems, meteorology, airline management, and international aviation are other topics in aviation management. The course also prepares students for a variety of roles in the aviation industry. Business and managerial aspects of the aviation industry are primarily focused on this course.

Entry Requirements

Undergraduate degree such as BBA in Aviation Management can be pursued only if the candidates fulfill the following criteria. Candidates must have completed their 10th and 12th from a recognized board of education (state board/CBSE/ICSE. The candidate must score at least 50% to be eligible for the admission.


Fee structure for the Academic year 2022-23

Domestic Fee Structure



Course Duration

3 years

1st Instalment

INR 25,000

5 Subsequent Instalments

INR 60,000

International / NRI structure



Course Duration

3 years

1st Instalment

$ 500

5 Subsequent Instalments

$ 900

Semester 1

  • Management Foundations
  • Business Accounting -1
  • Quantitative Techniques in Business
  • Ability Enhancement Courses
  • Environmental Studies
  • Skill Enhancement Courses
  • Communicative English
  • Discipline Elective
  • Introduction to Aviation Industry
  • Airport and Airline Management

Semester 2

  • Business Accounting - II
  • Organizational Behaviour
  • Business Economics - II
  • Aviation security and Safety Management
  • Ability Enhancement Courses
  • English / MIL Communication
  • Skill Enhancement Courses
  • Speaking Kannada
  • Discipline Elective
  • Airline Customer Service
  • Air Ticketing and Fare Construction

Semester 3

  • Marketing Management
  • Human Resource Management
  • Financial Management
  • Global Business Environment
  • Skill Enhancement Courses
  • Research Methodology
  • Discipline Elective
  • Environment Policy and Regulations
  • Aviation Regulations

Semester 4

  • International Business
  • Cost & Management Account
  • Entrepreneurial Development
  • Disaster Management
  • Skill Enhancement Courses
  • Practicals on Skill Development
  • Discipline Elective
  • Travel and Tourism Management
  • Logistics and Air Cargo Management
  • Airline Finance and Insurance
  • Minor Project

Semester 5

  • Legal Frame Work of Aviation Industries
  • Aviation Resource & Services Management
  • Income Tax Law and Practice
  • Technological Trend in Aviation
  • Skill Enhancement Course
  • Practicals on Skill Development
  • Discipline Elective
  • Cabin Crew Management
  • Air Port Strategic Planning
  • Air Traffic Control

Semester 6

  • Dissertation on Airline - Internship
  • Skill Enhancement Course
  • Practicals on Skill Development

Programme Prospects are as follows

The huge potential of aviation management is attracting investors from all over the world. In the next ten years, the aviation industry will witness huge investments of up to two lakh crore rupees, demand 935 more planes and traffic growth of 13% CAGR(Compound annual growth rate).
This will eventually lead to a huge rise in employment opportunities. The average salary of aviation management graduates ranges from Rs. 4-6 lakh p.a. (Approx.). Students with aviation as their area of interest can opt for this course. Common terms in the aviation industry like fuselage, nose, tail, main-plane, port and starboard must be known to aspirants. Students with ideas of pursuing higher studies are also the best match for aviation management course.

Career Prospects

  • Aviation Planner
  • Customer Relationship Manager – Airlines
  • Financial Analyst for airlines
  • Operations Analyst for airlines
  • Purchasing Manager for airlines
  • Staff Analyst for airlines
  • Trainer
  • Territory Manager – Corporate Sales etc

Offering one of the most lucrative placement packages, our students are placed with companies such as Infosys, Wipro, Reliance, Tata, HDFC, Axis, SBI, ICICI, IDBI, J. P Morgan & Co, Idea, Reliance Jio, Airtel, Deloitte, Ernst & Young, KPMG, and PricewaterhouseCoopers, etc.

Job Opportunities

  • Process Associate
  • MIS Executive
  • Finance Executive
  • Back Office Executive
  • Accountant
  • HR assistant
  • Financial Analyst
  • Account Assistant
  • Accounts Executive
  • Banker
  • Stock Broker
  • Export-import manager
  • Tax consultant
  • Finance Consultant
  • Insurance Consultant
  • Entrepreneur

Career Path

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Why I Chose GCU


Garden City University is a 28-year-old institution and INTERDISCIPLINARY in nature. The University has eight Schools under it offering courses from Diploma to Bachelor to Post graduation to Phd. The university has students from 81 different countries and every state and union territory in India. The University has the Unique mix of Arts, Science and Management Education offered with Technology as the base. Be it Media studies, Life Sciences or Hotel Management, emphasis is on Practical education with the aid of technology tools to enhance learning and equip a student to work with the industry. Not to mention GCU has the credit of awarding graduation certification to 28 Colonels of the Indian Army attached to the Corps of Military Police.

The admission process is based on the courses offered at the UG and PG level.
The student goes online, fills the application with required details and files the same online for registering for the programme of choice. This will be accompanied by paying a registration fee as mentioned in the application form.
However, if the student needs any clarification, be it regarding the programme of choice or GCU as a University, entry criteria etc, the counsellors at the University are just a call away.
Once the registration process is completed, the admissions department shall communicate on further documents required and fee to be paid for the programme of choice.
Post the above process the student shall submit their original certificate to the registrar’s office for validation and verification. Once this process is completed the student gets enroled and an ID card is issued to the student. (Hostel formalities and transportation facilities are addressed in this page)
After enrolment the student shall voluntarily apply for GCU’s talent test which shall be the criteria for availing scholarship for the first year of study. Such talent test shall be conducted year on year to encourage studious students and also set the criteria for a UG student to be the most favoured student of choice for PG programmes.

The University runs its own hostels for boys and girls separately. The hostels are in the vicinity of the campus with automated entry and further secure measures. More details on the hostel, fees and terms and conditions may be availed from the admissions office.