The MSc in Aviation Finance aims to advance students’ understanding of all aspects of aviation finance, with a specific focus on the practical features of global aviation markets. It encourages students to develop creative and analytical approaches to problem-solving in the aviation finance and leasing sphere and to enhance interpersonal and leadership skills.
It is the only MSc Aviation Finance Degree in Europe and is supported by leading aircraft leasing companies through internships, scholarships and research projects.
It is suitable for graduates from a wide variety of disciplines including business, economics, finance, engineering and science who want to pursue a career in the highly dynamic sector of aviation finance and leasing.
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The Smurfit Experience
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Meet us in New York
New York, USA
Gradireland Live Careers Fair
Masters Open Evening February 2020
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Scholarships and Awards
ICBC International Leasing Company Limited are offering two full-time MSc Aviation Finance applicants the chance to win a scholarship to cover 50% of their tuition fees for 2020/21. Visit the Scholarship page for more information.