B.Sc (Honors) in
Aircraft Maintenance

B.Sc (Honors) in Aircraft Maintenance

B.Sc (Honours) in Aircraft Maintenance course aims to train students in the field of Aviation - Aerospace Mechanics, Aerospace Aerodynamics, Materials & Hardware, Electrical & Electronic Fundamentals for Maintenance Engineers, Human Factors, Aviation Legislation, Aircraft Structures, Engineering Techniques, Gas Turbine and Piston Propulsion, and other Aeronautical & Aerospace learnings with Hands-On Practical Training & Experience on Aircraft.

Students can evolve as approved Engineers or Technicians by the DGCA, Ministry of Civil Aviation, Govt. of India and be eligible to seek other opportunities related to Aeronautics and Aerospace with a B.Sc (Hons) Aircraft Maintenance degree.

B.Sc (Honours) in Aircraft Maintenance course is 3 years of study. Students understand the aircraft and its numerous parts such as engine, landing gear, instrumental system, fuselage, electrical system, radio and navigation system, etc.

B.Sc (Honours) in Aircraft Maintenance blends classroom sessions and workshops on the Western India Institute of Aeronautics campus. Students can get a total understanding of all parts of the aircraft.

B.Sc (Honours) in Aircraft Maintenance Career Opportunities:

B.Sc (Honours) in Aircraft Maintenance

B.Sc (Honours) in Aircraft Maintenance's scope is very high. The way the aviation sector is growing in India, aviation is touching new heights. A UDAN scheme allows building Regional connectivity by building airports. The government launched this scheme whose main objective is "letting common citizen of country fly". This affects the career in aviation in a positive way. Many airlines have ordered new aircraft as the percentage of air passengers has increased, which builds more job opportunities for the candidates.

As per the report, there is already a shortage of skilled Aircraft Maintenance Engineers. By the passing year, the demand for the AME may increase. It is the best time for students who desire to build their career as AME in the fastest developing aviation sector.

The different job roles that students can have upon completing the course are mentioned below.

  • Line Maintenance Engineers / Technicians.
  • Base Maintenance Engineers / Technicians.
  • Support Technical services like Production planning, Component management, Material management, Maintenance planning, Quality assurance, etc. 
  • Aircraft Operation Management.
  • Planning of Aircraft Servicing, Crew, Production, Flight Operations, Technical Services.
  • Ground Equipment Engineering & Management.
  • Airport Services & Management include Transportation, Hospitality, Baggage handling and Logistics (air cargo), Fuel Supply Management & Quality Control, Estate Management and Air Field Security.
  • Corporate Fleet Management; Purchase & Sale, Lease & Charters, Conversions and Scrapping.
  • Air Traffic Control.
  • Aircraft Dispatcher.
  • Flight Engineer or Pilot.
  • In-flight crew.
  • Load-Master. 
  • Scheduling & Network Planning.
  • Technical Publications and Documentations.
  • Airside Safety.
  • Data analysts – flight data, commercial data, route revenue, business development, etc.
  • Civil Aviation Regulatory - Government Authorities.

With the number of passenger aircraft predicted to triple in the next five years and the structure of improved infrastructure at all the major airports, graduates with educational training in technical or non-technical areas of aviation are expected to be in demand shortly in India and in abroad.

Why choose this career

B.Sc (Honours) in Aircraft Maintenance in Abroad

Aircraft Maintenance training in foreign countries is conducted by various capable regulatory authorities of the states. Every regulatory authority has different eligibility criteria for obtaining the Aircraft Maintenance Engineering License.

Like DGCA in our India, European Union Aviation Safety Agency - EASA in European Union (EU) and the United Kingdom, Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for the United States of America, Transport Canada - TC for Canada, Dubai Civil Aviation Authority - DCAA for Dubai, General Civil Aviation Authority - GCAA in UAE etc. 

These regulatory bodies regulate Civil Aviation and provide designated aviation services with safety & security to support the aviation industry in their respective states. But all these regulatory authorities are executing the aviation standards and following standard operating procedures set up by International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) for Aviation operations and training. For Aircraft Maintenance Aviation License, all the regulatory bodies follow the standards & requirements specified in ICAO Annex 1.


WIIA believes in providing the most excellent training in the Aviation field for student’s holistic development. We have a highly experienced faculty and aviation experts from the aviation industry and alumni to help the student in guiding their future. The professional training and placement part provides soft skill training and workforce solutions with assistance and internships for all different layers of the Aviation sector.

We are recognized for our high professionalism and providing a quality workforce in the aviation industry, creating opportunities through the fusion of advanced training, interactive education and real-time marketability. We combine innovative thinking and insight with the evolution of learning concepts. We attract creative minds and provide the environment to promote innovative and entrepreneurial thought, resulting in ground-breaking ideas that open career opportunities.

  • We train and guide students to evolve and grow.
  • Provide opportunities for the growth of skills, abilities and talents.
  • Create a platform for students for exploring the spirit of professionalism and critical thinking.
  • Equip students with the skills to face the changing global scenario.
  • Access to multiple career opportunities.
B.Sc (Honours) in Aircraft Maintenance