About Program

Students who successfully complete the English Language Preparatory Program are entitled to start their 4-year Undergraduate Professional Flight Program.   Academic courses as well as theoretical ground training will be delivered by the Girne American University  Undergraduate Professional Flight Program, while flight training will be offered by International Aviation Academy as per the Academic Cooperation Protocol signed between GAU and IAA. Our graduates will also be qualified for the Pilot License (ATPL) issued by the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (SHGM).

 

“Prospective students must submit a first class  health certificate (Class-1) issued by the authorized aviation medical centers that are recognized by the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (SHGM), along with a clean bill of health which states that the “there are no impediments or limitations that prevent the bearer from serving as the pilot-in-command in single-pilot certified aircrafts.”

 

Prospective pilots must satisfy the necessary conditions stipulated for Student Pilot License applications in Article 24 of the Rules and Regulations for Aircraft Pilot Licenses (SHY-1) .

 

 

Career Opportunities

Student Opinions

Departmental Courses

Year 1

 

Fall Semester

 

AVM101

Fundamental Aerodynamics

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:4

 

AVM103

Mathematics

CR:(6,0)6

ECTS:8

 

AVM105

Physics

CR:(6,0)6

ECTS:8

 

AVM107

Intro to Computer & Info Systems

CR:(6,0)6

ECTS:8

 

NH001

National History I

CR:(0,0)0

ECTS:2

 

TFL101

Turkish as a Foreign Language I

CR:(0,0)0

ECTS:0

 

Spring Semester

 

AVM010

Airlaw I

CR:(1,0)1

ECTS:2

 

AVM020

Aircraft General Knowledge I

CR:(2,0)2

ECTS:4

 

AVM030

Flight Performance and Planning

CR:(2,0)2

ECTS:4

 

AVM040

Human Performance and Limitations I

CR:(1,0)1

ECTS:2

 

AVM050

Meteorology I

CR:(1,0)1

ECTS:2

 

AVM060

Navigation I

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:4

 

AVM070

Flight Procedures I

CR:(1,0)1

ECTS:2

 

AVM080

Principle of Flight I

CR:(1,0)1

ECTS:2

 

AVM090

Communication I

CR:(1,0)1

ECTS:2

 

NH002

National History II

CR:(0,0)0

ECTS:2

 

TFL102

Turkish as a Foreign Language II

CR:(0,0)0

ECTS:0

 

FLGT101

Flight I

CR:(5,4)9

ECTS:4

 

Year 2

 

Fall Semester

 

AVM081

Principle of Flight II

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:5

 

AVM022

Instrumentation

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:5

 

AVM091

Communication II

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:5

 

AVM061

Navigation II

CR:(6,0)6

ECTS:9

 

AVM011

Airlaw II

CR:(4,0)4

ECTS:6

 

Spring Semester

 

AVM021

Aircraft General Knowledge II

CR:(6,0)6

ECTS:9

 

AVM032

Operational Performance

CR:(4,0)4

ECTS:6

 

AVM071

Flight Procedures II

CR:(2,0)2

ECTS:2

 

AVM051

Meteorology II

CR:(6,0)6

ECTS:9

 

AVM031

Mass and Balance

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:4

 

Year 3

 

Fall Semester

 

AVM033

Flight Planning and Monitoring

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:6

 

AVM062

Radio Navigation

CR:(9,0)9

ECTS:15

 

AVM041

Human Performance and Limitations II

CR:(6,0)6

ECTS:9

 

Spring Semester

 

FLGT201

Flight II

CR:(1,2)3

ECTS:5

 

FLGT202

Flight III

CR:(1,3)4

ECTS:5

 

FLGT301

Flight IV

CR:(3,2)5

ECTS:5

 

FLGT302

Flight V

CR:(3,2)5

ECTS:5

 

FLGT401

Flight VI

CR:(2,1)3

ECTS:5

 

FLGT402

Flight VII

CR:(2,1)3

ECTS:5

 

Year 4

 

Fall Semester

 

AVM401

Aviation Management I

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:6

 

AVM406

Aviation Safety

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:5

 

AVM308

Human Factors in Aviation

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:5

 

FE

Free Elective I

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:5

 

INT001

Internship - 30 Working Days

CR:(0,0)0

ECTS:4

 

AVM301

Airline Operation

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:5

 

Spring Semester

 

AVM402

Aviation Management

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:7

 

AVM403

Aviation Resource Management

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:7

 

AVM430

Graduation Project Management

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:6

 

FE

Free Elective II

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:5

 

AVM404

Contemporary Aviation Issues

CR:(3,0)3

ECTS:5

 

 

 

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Information
Faculty
School of Aviation
Program
Pilotage (BA)
Degree
Undergraduate Degree
Duration
4
Fees
6300 €
Scholarship
Yes
Accreditation
YÖK - YÖDAK
Taught Language
English