Emirates Aviation University

Introduction

Established in 1991 and part of the Emirates Group, the Emirates Aviation University was awarded university status in December 2010 by the UAE Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research. EAU offers an extensive range of aviation-related courses and programmes. Offering the ideal launch-pad for a career in the management and technical spheres of aviation, EAU has a proven track record of preparing students for future success.

Pastnerships

In collaboration with Coventry University, UK, Emirates Aviation University a range of postgraduate and top-up degree programmes. Coventry University (CU), is an innovative university with a growing reputation for excellence in education. It has a long and established relationship with the industry and has always encouraged academia and industry to collaborate and thrive for mutual benefit.

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Courses

Dispatch Recurrent Course

Campus Full time 3 days September 2017 United Arab Emirates Dubai

The Dispatch Recurrent Course helps to maintain and enhance critical decision making skills for advanced business aviation dispatchers and schedulers. The three-day recurrent training lesson plan is designed for dispatchers interested in refreshing their skills and staying current with the latest industry practices. [+]

Dispatch Recurrent Course The Dispatch Recurrent Course helps to maintain and enhance critical decision making skills for advanced business aviation dispatchers and schedulers. The three-day recurrent training lesson plan is designed for dispatchers interested in refreshing their skills and staying current with the latest industry practices. As per GCAA CAAP 17, this training is required for candidates who have been trained and qualified and who must receive recurrent training and a competency test within the appropriate period to maintain currency. Recurrent training should be a complete cycle covering all of the initial subjects over a period of three years. The course is a pre-requisite for GCAA Flight Dispatcher license renewal. Programme Outline GPS Fundamentals Fundamentals of TCAS II RVSM RNP/RNAV ETOPS Charts Meteorology Aircraft Systems Predicting Performance Weight and Balance ICAO and UAE Air Law. Duration Three days. [-]

Dispatch Resource Management course

Campus Full time 1 day September 2017 United Arab Emirates Dubai

The Dispatch Resource Management course provides trainees with the tools to prevent incidents and improve dispatch team performance through coordination and communication. [+]

Dispatch Resource Management course The Dispatch Resource Management course provides trainees with the tools to prevent incidents and improve dispatch team performance through coordination and communication. Students learn to: Resolve airline dispatcher conflicts Manage common threat and error (TEM) techniques Improve cockpit resource management (CRM) for dispatchers. Trainees will also learn about the interpersonal relationships and coordination requirements involved in decision-making and communication within the AOC. The course focus is on prevention of aviation incidents and accidents by improving team performance and communication. In addition, this training is mandatory in the United States and other ICAO member states due to the importance of operational safety. Why Study this Subject? The Dispatch Resource Management course provides trainees with a number of educational advantages, including: Dispatcher-focused tools and insights Stress management and error avoidance Aviation incident and accident prevention techniques Human interaction management and coordination Aircraft incident case study analysis and discussion. At the conclusion of the training curriculum, the student will be able to successfully demonstrate his knowledge, definitions, terms and procedures related to Crew and Dispatch Resource Management. Upon successful completion of an exam, the individual will be issued a Certificate of Qualification Programme Outline EMT Introduction Threat and Error Management Command Leadership Resource Management Automation Management Communication Decision Making Conflict Management Situational Awareness Workload Management Stress and Fatigue Management Roles and Responsibilities Duration One day [-]

English Foundation programme

Campus Full time 1 semester September 2017 United Arab Emirates Dubai

The Foundation Programme Intensive English (FPIE) is a course designed to improve your English language capabilities. It is targeted towards individuals who do not have the required English language skills to allow them direct entry onto university level programmes. [+]

English Foundation programme The Foundation Programme Intensive English (FPIE) is a course designed to improve your English language capabilities. It is targeted towards individuals who do not have the required English language skills to allow them direct entry onto university level programmes. Why enrol on this programme? You will improve your overall English language skills with a view to studying at university level as well as obtaining an internationally accredited certificate of English language competence. The FPIE prepares you to sit the Academic IELTS or the PTE (Pearson Test of English Academy). Accreditation IELTS, TOEFL and PTE (Pearson Test of English Academic) are the standard English language proficiency examinations which are accepted by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research (MOHESR) for admission to colleges and universities in the UAE. Both IELTS and PTE are recognised globally and valid for two years. Course outline Academic IELTS is an English language test which assesses all four language skills – listening, reading, writing and speaking, with the highest quality control and security procedures. The PTE is the latest internationally accepted test of academic English to enter the market and is fully accredited by the MOHESR. It provides an overall score based on communicative skills (listening, speaking, reading and writing) and enabling skills such as grammar, oral fluency, pronunciation, spelling, vocabulary and written discourse). The FPIE course focuses on the development of the four language skills – listening, reading, writing and speaking. At times these skills are taught separately and at other times the skills are integrated. Blended learning techniques are used which combines traditional face-to-face and online learning so that the online component becomes a natural extension of traditional classroom learning. The result is potentially a more robust educational experience than either traditional or fully online learning can offer. You can normally expect to be entered by EAU for either IELTS Academic or PTE Academic at the end of the semester. The course consists of the development of the four language skills Listening Reading Writing Speaking Mode of delivery This programme is offered on full-time semester basis. Duration One semester. [-]

Pilot Training Programme

Campus Full time 18 months September 2017 United Arab Emirates Dubai Portugal Lisbon + 2 more

The EAU EASA Cadet Pilot Programme is delivered in the UAE and Portugal within 18 months. This is a unique academic award in the UAE and permits cadets to undertake a further one year top up degree resulting in a BSc (Hons.) in Air Transport Management (awarded by Coventry University, UK). [+]

Pilot Training Programme The EAU EASA Cadet Pilot Programme is delivered in the UAE and Portugal within 18 months. The programme is structured as Theory, in Dubai, Practical, in Portugal. Upon successful completion of the programme cadets will receive an EASA, ATPL (A) Frozen Licence and also a Higher Diploma in Aviation Science. This is a unique academic award in the UAE and permits cadets to undertake a further one year top up degree resulting in a BSc (Hons.) in Air Transport Management (awarded by Coventry University, UK). Successful completion of the course will lead to: EASA Frozen ATLP Licence (theory) EASA CPL Licence with ME , IR Ratings MCC Training Higher Diploma in Aviation Science Graduates of the programme will have the option to enroll in the university's one year Top Up Degree Programme and obtain a BSc (Hons.) in Air Transport Management. Screening / Foundation The EASA cadet pilot programme is delivered in the UAE and Portugal within of 18 months. Candidates are first required to undergo a thorough screening process in Dubai, at Emirates Aviation University’s Campus, in order to assess motor skills, hand-eye co-ordination, maths & physics and psychological review. Suitable candidates are accepted to proceed either conditionally or unconditionally subject to performance. Candidates who do not pass the initial maths & physics exams/ or who manage only average scores, are required to undergo our Foundation Programme to ensure that they are adequately prepared for the technical level of the programme. At the end of the Foundation all candidates are re-tested and a final assessment is made. [-]

Diploma

Business Foundation programme

Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 United Arab Emirates Dubai

The Business Foundation programme will provide learners with foundation knowledge and skills to prepare them for the three year applied bachelor business programmes. [+]

Business Foundation programme The Business Foundation programme will provide learners with foundation knowledge and skills to prepare them for the three year applied bachelor business programmes. You will gain understanding of how a business operates and what makes it successful. You will study a variety of subjects such as accounting, business law, economic environment, finance, and marketing. Why enrol on this programme? Learners will be introduced to principles of business using case studies and project work based on real world business scenarios. Emirates Aviation University (EAU) incorporates industry visits and field trips into the learning process to provide a holistic vocational context. Overall the emphasis is on practical knowledge and personalized learning. Accreditation The Business Foundation (Diploma) is conferred by BTEC Pearson, UK. Career prospects Successful completion of the Business Foundation (Diploma) qualification will enable you to progress to an applied bachelor program in a relevant field of study. Course outline A typical one-year study plan Mode of delivery This programme is offered on a full-time semester basis. Duration One year. [-]

Engineering Foundation programme

Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 United Arab Emirates Dubai

The Engineering Foundation (Diploma) programme will provide learners with foundation knowledge and skills to prepare them for the three year applied bachelor engineering programmes. [+]

Engineering Foundation programme The Engineering Foundation (Diploma) programme will provide learners with foundation knowledge and skills to prepare them for the three year applied bachelor engineering programmes. You will gain understanding of how aircrafts operate in addition to a strong foundation in math and physics. You will study a variety of aeronautical and avionics related subjects such as Theory of Flight, Aircraft Materials and Hardware, and Aircraft Electrical Devices and Circuits. Why enrol on this programme? The programme will provide you with specialised skills and knowledge in aircraft materials and hardware, hydraulics, propulsion, airframes, avionics and more! Many students from this course look to move onto higher education or out to employment. Accreditation The Engineering Foundation (Diploma) is a dual award conferred by Emirates Aviation University and BTEC Pearson, UK. The EAU award is subject to recognition by the National Qualifications Authority (NQA) in the UAE. Career prospects Successful completion of the Engineering Foundation (Diploma) qualification will enable you to progress to an applied bachelor program in a relevant field of study. Course outline A typical one-year study plan will include: Mathematics for Engineering Technicians Principles and Applications of Aircraft Mechanical Science Theory of Flight Aircraft Electrical Devices and Circuits Aircraft Workshop Principles and Practice Aircraft Computers and Electronics Systems Aircraft Materials and Hardware Airframe Structural Concepts and Construction Methods Human Factors in Aircraft Engineering Engineering Project The above programme of study is for illustrative purposes only and may be subject to change. Mode of delivery This programme is offered on a full-time semester basis. Duration One year. [-]

Extended Diploma (Certificate 4) in Aeronautical Engineering

Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 United Arab Emirates Dubai

The Extended Diploma (Certificate 4) in Aeronautical Engineering provides learners with foundation knowledge and skills to prepare them for employment or further study in Engineering. [+]

Extended Diploma (Certificate 4) in Aeronautical Engineering The Extended Diploma (Certificate 4) in Aeronautical Engineering provides learners with foundation knowledge and skills to prepare them for employment or further study in Engineering. The extended Diploma (Certificate 4) in Aeronautical Engineering has been designed to provide students with the basic knowledge, understanding and skills to become aircraft technicians. EAU is offering this course as a pathway into the aerospace industry. This is a High School equivalent vocational qualification, ideal for learners aged 16 years plus who want an alternative learning environment to High School. Why enrol on this programme? The programme is designed to provide highly specialist work-related qualifications in the fields of aviation maintenance and manufacturing. It delivers the knowledge, skills and understanding learners need to prepare them for employment. Many students from this course look to move onto higher education or out to employment. The Extended Diploma is equivalent to three A-Levels. Accreditation The Extended Diploma (Certificate 4) in Aeronautical Engineering is a dual award programme conferred by Emirates Aviation University and BTEC Pearson, UK. The EAU award is recognised by the National Qualifications Authority (NQA) in the UAE. Career prospects Students graduating from this programme may choose to begin their careers with an airline engineering maintenance facility, aviation maintenance, aviation manufacturing, or engineering services company. Successful completion of the Extended Diploma (Certificate 4) in Aeronautical Engineering qualification will also enable you to progress to an applied bachelor program in a relevant field of study. Course outline A typical two-year study plan Mode of delivery This programme is offered on full-time semester basis. Duration Two years. [-]

Extended Diploma (Certificate 4) in Business

Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 United Arab Emirates Dubai

The Extended Diploma (Certificate 4) in Business provides learners with foundation knowledge and skills to prepare them for employment or further study in business. [+]

Extended Diploma (Certificate 4) in Business The Extended Diploma (Certificate 4) in Business provides learners with foundation knowledge and skills to prepare them for employment or further study in business. You will gain understanding of how a business operates and what makes it successful. You will study a variety of subjects such as accounting, business law, economic environment, finance, marketing, organizational behaviour and human resource management. This is a High School equivalent vocational qualification, ideal for learners aged 16 years plus who want an alternative learning environment to High School. Why enrol on this programme? Learners will be introduced to principles of business using case studies and project work based on real world business scenarios. Emirates Aviation University (EAU) incorporates industry visits and field trips into the learning process to provide a holistic vocational context. Overall the emphasis is on practical knowledge and personalized learning. Accreditation The Extended Diploma (Certificate 4) in Business is a dual award programme conferred by Emirates Aviation University and BTEC Pearson, UK. The EAU award is recognised by the National Qualifications Authority (NQA) in the UAE. Career prospects When you graduate you will be qualified for employment in private or public sector organizations in an administrative business role. Successful completion of the Extended Diploma (Certificate 4) in Business qualification will also enable you to progress to an applied bachelor programme in a relevant field of study. Course outline A typical two-year study plan Mode of delivery This programme is offered on full-time semester basis. Duration Two years. [-]

First Diploma (Certificate 3) in Business

Campus Full time 1 semester September 2017 United Arab Emirates Dubai

The First Diploma (Certificate 3) in business is a foundation diploma which provides learners with basic knowledge in business. This is a vocational qualification, ideal for learners aged 16 years and above who do not currently meet the entry criteria for our National/ Extended Diploma. [+]

First Diploma (Certificate 3) in Business The First Diploma (Certificate 3) in business is a foundation diploma which provides learners with basic knowledge in business. This is a vocational qualification, ideal for learners aged 16 years and above who do not currently meet the entry criteria for our National/ Extended Diploma. Why enrol on this programme? Learners will be introduced to the basic principles of business using case studies and project work based on real world business scenarios. Emirates Aviation University (EAU) incorporates industry visits and field trips to provide a vocational context with an overall emphasis on practical knowledge and personalized learning. Accreditation The First Diploma (Certificate 3) in Business is recognised by the National Qualifications Authority (NQA) in the UAE. Course outline You will study six modules over one semester, in preparation for continued study on the National/Extended Diploma programmes. Business Purposes Business Organisations Financial Forecasting for Business People in Organisations Verbal & Non-Verbal Communication in Business Contexts Working in Business Teams Mode of delivery This programme is offered on full-time semester basis. Duration One semester. [-]

First Diploma (Certificate 3) in Engineering

Campus Full time 1 semester September 2017 United Arab Emirates Dubai

The First Diploma award in Engineering is a foundation diploma which provides learners to build and apply knowledge in wide variety of engineering contexts. This is a vocational qualification, ideal for learners aged 16 years and above who do not currently meet the entry criteria for our Extended Diploma. [+]

First Diploma (Certificate 3) in Engineering The First Diploma award in Engineering is a foundation diploma which provides learners to build and apply knowledge in wide variety of engineering contexts. This is a vocational qualification, ideal for learners aged 16 years and above who do not currently meet the entry criteria for our Extended Diploma. Why enrol on this programme? Learners will be introduced to the basic principles of engineering and will be learning in a practical environment as well as a classroom, using case studies and project work based on real world apprenticeship scenarios. Accreditation The First Diploma (Certificate 3) in Engineering is subject to recognition by the National Qualifications Authority (NQA) in the UAE. Career prospects Students graduating from this program proceed to higher education to obtain an Extended Diploma followed by HND and/or Bachelor’s Degree. Course outline You will study eight modules over one semester, in preparation for continued study on the Extended Diploma programmes. Unit 1: Working Safely and Effectively in Engineering Unit 2: Interpreting and Using Engineering Information Unit 3: Mathematics for Engineering Technicians 49 Unit 4: Electronic Circuit Construction Unit 5: Operating & Maintenance of Fluid Power Systems & Components Unit 6: Operating & Maintenance of Mechanical Systems & Components Unit 7: Operating & Maintenance of Electrical Systems & Components Unit 8: Selecting Engineering Materials Mode of delivery This programme is offered on full-time semester basis. Duration One semester. [-]

National Diploma (Certificate 4) in Aviation Operations with Business

Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 United Arab Emirates Dubai

This course is designed to provide an all-round introduction to the business and aviation operations industry for those who wish to further their careers in one of its many occupational areas such as passenger liaison, ramp work, cargo operations and ground handling, along with traditional business and airline jobs, including customer service positions. [+]

National Diploma (Certificate 4) in Aviation Operations with Business This course is designed to provide an all-round introduction to the business and aviation operations industry for those who wish to further their careers in one of its many occupational areas such as passenger liaison, ramp work, cargo operations and ground handling, along with traditional business and airline jobs, including customer service positions. Why enrol on this programme? The programme gives learners a sound foundation in the aviation industry, while also developing business skills which are essential for gaining employment or for securing career progression. It has been designed to allow learners to study specialist units that reflect their career aspirations and the diverse nature of the aviation operations industry. Accreditation The National Diploma (Certificate 4) in Aviation Operations with Business is a dual award programme conferred by Emirates Aviation University and BTEC Pearson, UK. The EAU award is recognised by the National Qualifications Authority (NQA) in the UAE. Career prospects Graduates may choose to begin their careers with the various aviation departments within the airport environment, or within the airline operations and services sectors. Successful completion of the National Diploma (Certificate 4) in Aviation Operations with Business qualification will also enable you to progress to an applied bachelor programme in a relevant field of study. Course outline A typical two-year study plan. Mode of delivery This programme is offered on full-time semester basis. Duration Two years. [-]

Advanced Diploma

Aircraft Maintenance Engineers b1.1 -car66 (Advanced Diploma)

Campus Full time 30 months September 2017 United Arab Emirates Dubai

Not all aircraft maintenance engineers have to be licensed, but the UAE General Civil Aviation Authority requires all engineering and maintenance work carried out on aircraft to be done under the supervision of a Licensed Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (LAME). This programme provides you with the Basic B1.1 license. [+]

Aircraft Maintenance Engineers b1.1 -car66 (Advanced Diploma) Not all aircraft maintenance engineers have to be licensed, but the UAE General Civil Aviation Authority requires all engineering and maintenance work carried out on aircraft to be done under the supervision of a Licensed Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (LAME). This programme provides you with the Basic B1.1 license. To become fully licensed by the GCAA, you will need a further two years of experience after the successful completion of the basic syllabus. Without the B1/B2 basic license, students would normally require five years of experience before being eligible for a license. Why enrol on this programme? Based on the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), in the next 20 years, airlines will have to add 25,000 new aircraft to the current 17,000 strong commercial fleet. By 2026, the industry will need 480,000 new technicians to maintain these aircrafts. Clearly, the international market has a huge shortage of LAME engineers. EAU’s AME programme is licensed by the UAE General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) and complies with the CAR66 (B1.1) syllabus. Our Students benefit from a concurrent Advanced Diploma recognised by the National Qualifications Authority (NQA) in the UAE. Accreditation The Advanced Diploma in Aircraft Maintenance and the Certificate of Recognition B1.1 is a dual award conferred by Emirates Aviation University and the General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA), UAE respectively. The EAU award is recognised by the National Qualifications Authority (NQA) in the UAE. Career prospects EAU’s AME graduates will enjoy a high employability rate. Their career path is tailored towards becoming Licensed Aircraft Maintenance Engineers. They may also work with airline engineering departments or support aircraft maintenance organisations. While working in the industry, EAU’s AME graduates have the option of enrolling into a relevant bachelor programme at EAU on a part-time basis. Course outline A typical two and half years study plan will cover the following subjects: Module Subject 1 Mathematics 2 Physics 3 Electrical Fundamentals 4 Electronic Fundamentals 5 Digital Techniques 6 Materials and Hardware 7a Maintenance Practice 8 Basic Aerodynamics 9 Human Factors 10 Aviation Legislation 11a Aeroplane Aerodynamics, Structures and Systems 15 Gas Turbine Engines 17 Propeller Mode of delivery This programme is offered on a full-time semester basis. Duration Two and half years. Entry Requirements Entrants must be 18 years minimum. A recognised and officially certified secondary school certificate or equivalent, with a minimum 80% average, and a minimum of 70% score in Mathematics and Physics. Below 70% may be reviewed and subject to interview. Or alternatively: Five GCSE/IGCSE O-levels + 2 GCE AS-Level with minimum grade “C” in all. Or Five GCSE/IGCSE O-levels + 1 GCE A-level minimum of grade “D” in either Maths or Physics. Original certificate for either TOEFL Paper Based (500); or TOEFL CBT (173); or TOEFL IBT (61); or IELTS (5) or PTE Academic (36). [-]

Contact

Emirates Aviation University

Address United Arab Emirates
Website http://www.eau.ac.ae/
Phone +971 4 605 0100