BBA-Aviation Operation


BBA in Aviation program will lead to rewarding careers across Aviation and Hospitality industries, both in India and Abroad. You may pursue this program along with your current job or even as a Fresher. With Aviation, Hospitality and Travel Industries surging ahead in India, professionals with management skills and relevant degrees would be much required and with a specialized professional Degree with you, you will have a professional edge over the others. The BBA in Aviation Operations program has a unique advantage of a built-in IATA/UFTAA foundation course within the main curriculum, thus increasing the application relevance of the program with respect to addressing the business requirements of the aviation sector and enabling students with an entrepreneurial bent to acquire necessary skills for starting their own venture.


Duration : 3 Yrs
Eligibility : 10+2 with 50% marks
Program Fee (INR) : 1.50 Lacs
Per Semester Fee (INR) : Rs. 25,000/- per semester


* Instructor led training program with e-learning content support available on our LMS


  • Post completion of the BBA in Aviation program, you get the opportunity become a part of the one amongst the fastest growing industries hence, will have multiple career opportunities
  • Work in Aviation, Hospitality, event / sports management consultancy and other service sectors
  • You can work across multiple domain functions like sales, operation & others
  • Opportunity to work in India and Abroad; travel across the world
  • Improve your interpersonal skills



  • Airlines – Indigo, Gulf Air, Qatar Airways, SpiceJet, Emirates, Jet Airways, Air India, Kuwait Airlines
  • Leading Hotels – Taj, ITC, Lemon Tree and more
  • Other Organizations - Nvidia Corporation, Omni Aviation Services, Amazon Logistics Division
  • International Airports – Indian and International Airports



The BBA in Aviation operations program combines thorough training in core business administration skills with in-depth education in aviation-oriented topics, issues and processes; in both concepts and practical hands on knowledge

Prepared to give global knowledge of the aviation industry, the core modules of the program are designed to equip the aspiring professional in you with specialized domain specific skills like ground handling, cargo, aviation safety & fleet management, regulatory management, ticketing, fuelling management & other allied issues relevant to the aviation industry.


Airline Industry Hospitality Industry Event Management / Consulting
Customer Service Management
Customer Relationship Management
Ticketing and Passenger Services
Revenue Management
Flight/Data Analysis
Airport Operations Management
Business Development
Corporate Planning & Strategy
Airline/Airport Revenue Forecasting
Loyalty Program Management
Fuelling Management
Customer Service Management
Customer Relationship Management
Ticketing and Passenger Reservation Services
Revenue Management Business Development
Accommodation manager
Event Management
Human resources officer
Retail manager
Tour manager
Customer Relationship Management
Customer Service Management Business Development
Celebrity Management
Event Management


UPES is the best known University for Aviation programs in India. We are considered a premium University by corporates in Aviation and Hospitality sector. Our students are working with some of best known corporates both in India and as well Abroad


  • Fresher’s looking forward to pursue a career in Aviation and Hospitality sector
  • Professionals in Aviation Sector who want to enhance their career opportunities
  • Professionals from other industries who wish to enter the Aviation Management Sector



The BBA in Aviation program is a 3 year undergraduate program approved by the Distance Education Bureau (DEB) of UGC, delivered in distance education mode where you can continue your job while pursuing the program. The 3 years are divided into 6 semesters; the 1st and 2nd semesters focuses on general management papers while other two on Aviation industry specialization with a dissertation / industry project followed by an internship in the final year.

The program is delivered in a blended learning format that includes self-learning supported by our customized Learning Management Platform, instructor led live session and real life experience through dissertation


Semester-wise Details :

Semester I

  1. Business Organization
  2. Business Mathematics
  3. Business Accounting
  4. Business Communication I
  5. Business Computing
  6. Introduction to Aviation Industry

Semester Il

  1. Organizational Behavior
  2. Business Economics I
  3. Business Communications II
  4. Principles of Marketing
  5. Financial Management
  6. Airport Customer Services

Semester IIl

  1. Cargo Handling
  2. Business Economics II
  3. Business Law
  4. Aviation Marketing
  5. Marketing Communication
  6. Customer Relationship Management

Semester IV

  1. Research Methodology & Report Writing
  2. Consumer Behavior & Market Research
  3. International Business
  4. Travel Agency & Tour Operation
  5. Human Resource Management
  6. Tourism Enterprise Management

Semester V

  1. Dissertation
  2. `*IATA Travel and Tourism (Foundation Course)

Semester Vl

  1. Internship**


This is a 3 years DEB-UGC approved and job oriented program. Ideally suited for prospects who have completed +2 or graduation and looking forward to job oriented program. The program covers in-depth understanding of Aviation sector and provides hands on learning to become first day productive employee

The program is delivered in distance education mode that is flexible and provide maximum learning outcomes

An industry recognized program, our students are working with best of Airlines, Airports, Logistics companies, hotels, event management etc.


  • Self-Learning : We provide access to our Learning Management System (LMS) that includes resources from e-books, assignments, Audio-Video links and web-links. The LMS is accessible via smart phones and tabs, and is also available in our website.
  • Stay in Touch and Doubt Clearing Sessions: Each learner would have access to our expert faculty members and academic team. They are approachable via Helpdesk, e-mail or on call is required to clarify any academic doubts of the students. We respond within 2 working days on email queries.


The faculty members who take care of the doubt clearing sessions Sessions and Offline discussions are comprised of:

- Dedicated Faculty members for Centre for Continuing Education headed by an Academic Head
- 450+ faculty members who are full time resource taking sessions at our campus in Dehradun
- Industry experts either currently servicing or retired at senior level with passion for teaching


  • Career Services : Learners post successful completion of their program can avail career services facility. We create resume templates and send them to various organizations where a learner can get a job opportunity. We make the connect, in case your candidature is accepted for any suitable opening by a respective organization. This is an additional services to learners; we don’t make any commitment or promise jobs / placement services
  • 24 x 7 Student Support : All learners are allocated to dedicated program manager during the course of the program, wherein they can seek queries or reach out for any support / help required


Candidates having passed 10+2 with 50% marks in any discipline with Mathematics and Proficiency in English. Preference will be given to those with work experience.


Rs.1,50,000/- (Rs.25,000 per Semester)


On successful completion of the program, you will get the BBA Degree in Aviation Operations from UPES


My experience during the program was thoroughly motivating and challenging owing to the fact that it gave me an intensive and extensive insight of the Aviation Industry. The Holistic approach of UPES, towards the Aviation Industry not only expanded my Theoretical Knowledge, but also helped in the practical aspects during the course of my work

T. R. Suraj, Cabin Crew, Air India Limited


UPES is amongst the best known University in India for Aviation Management. Conceived in 2003, it is Asia's first core sector focused University. It has undisputed leadership in Logistics & Supply Chain, Oil & Gas, Power and Aviation Programs. The Centre for Continuing Education offers itself as a centre of excellence and is committed to prepare students in providing quality education through distance learning mode

Join the excellent peer group of over 3,000 global students from across the sectors and domains as well as professionals, self-employed, Govt. officials, policy planners and more on the pathway to progress


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