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bachelor

Degree

Aviation Diploma

bachelor

Degree

Aviation Diploma

Quick facts

  • Tuition

    31,165 CAD

  • Application fee

    150 CAD

  • Years of study

    2 years

  • PGWP Duration

    2-3 years

  • Min required GPA

    60 out of 100

DeadLines

START & DEADLINE TERM DEADLINE APPLICATION
Fall-September 01-April-2022 01-April-2022

Overview

Aviation Diploma

Aviation is a career like no other. 

Mount Royal’s two-year Aviation diploma is one of Canada’s elite Aviation Accreditation Board International (AABI) accredited programs, integrating academic preparation with flight simulator training for a Commercial Pilot Licence (CPL) with multi-engine and instrument ratings.

Learn aviation and business theory, while building connections with MRU’s airline partners: Jazz, WestJet, Porter, AirSprint, and Sunwing. 

Understand how to fly in single and two-pilot operations using crew resource management skills.

Graduate as a highly-trained pilot, with a minimum of 200 hours of flying time, ready for a career in your field. 

Enter an industry where the qualifications of Mount Royal Aviation graduates are well-known.

A Canadian Private Pilot Licence (PPL) is required for entry into this program and must be completed by Aug. 31.

Smart Cost Estimator

Count of person
Accommodation

$43,609

Total costs

yearly

$7,812

Cost of living

1 person

$4,632

Accommodation

1 bed room

$31,165

Tuition

1 person

Academic Requirements

Applicants in all admission categories must present:

  • English Language Arts 30-1 - 60%
  • Mathematics 30 - 1 - 60% 
  • Post-secondary applicant: must present a minimum admission Grade Point Average (GPA) of 2.0 on the eight most recently completed transferable post-secondary courses (minimum 24 credits) completed by June 30. Must also present the required courses and minimum grades listed above.
  • Physical - Applicants must hold an unrestricted Class 1 Aviation Medical issued by Transport Canada, valid as of September 1 for the Fall Semester to which they are applying and must continue to hold a Class 1 Medical for the entire period of their training. Applicants should be aware that the major airlines may have vision restrictions that are more stringent than the basic Transport Canada requirements
  • Private Pilot Licence - Applicants must possess an unrestricted Canadian Private Pilot Licence by September 1 for the Fall Semester to which they are applying.

Required documents

  • Academic/Official Transcripts
  • Language Proficiency (If Applicable)
  • Passport or Visa Documents
  • Medical fitness for aviation
  • Canadian Private Pilot License

Language Requirements

GRE
GMAT

IELTS

6.5
6
listening
6
writing
6
speaking
6
reading

TOEFL

86
20
listening
20
writing
20
speaking
20
reading

PTE

58
55
listening
55
writing
55
speaking
55
reading

Cambridge

176
-
listening
-
writing
-
speaking
-
reading
Language pathway (conditional offer) is available

The Language Education for Academic Purposes (LEAP) with four levels program is for low Intermediate to advanced level English language learners. 

The recommended minimum language level for student success is CLB 4 or an IELTS score of 3.5.

You can complete this 15-month program in four 13-week terms starting in either fall, winter or spring.


Career Opportunities

  • Commercial pilot
  • Airline administrator
  • Flight instructor
  • Courier company pilot
  • Corporate pilot with charter airlines
  • Pipeline and fire patrol pilot
  • Canadian Armed Forces pilot

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