Highlight Your Excellence in the Field of Aviation Management
Learn from Aviation Experts
In Riga Campus
80 CP | 120 ECTS / 60 CP | 90 ECTS
Professional Master in Aviation Management and Organization Manager Qualification (TSI),
MSc Aviation Management and Sustainability (UWE)
WE DEVELOPED OUR DOUBLE DEGREE PROGRAMME THAT PROVIDES EQUAL ACCESS TO A WORLD-CLASS UK EDUCATION
You will learn to harness the power of sustainability by extracting relevant insights to drive decision making processes in businesses in the field of aviation
Director of the Programme
Director of the Programme
This double degree programme is designed in cooperation with the University of the West of England (UWE). After two years of study, students obtain degrees from both universities, as well as a fantastic learning experience.
According to British quality standards, there is a lot of group work and projects during studies. The study results will be evaluated not only by TSI lecturers but also by UWE academic staff. Students of this programme will also have access to the resources of both universities.
Internship on the premises of airports and other aviation enterprises provides excellent opportunity to experience industry operations.
Network of professionals among teachers and fellow students is one of the added values of the programme
The University of the West of England is a modern and dynamic University, based near Bristol with the new state-of-the-art learning spaces and world class teaching facilities. The University is well known for its links to leading global companies such as Airbus, and for the quality of its research. The University has over 30,000 students and more than 600 courses covering a wide range of subject areas it is one of the largest and best-known universities in the UK.
The University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) has been ranked 4th amongst HEIs in the South West of England for student satisfaction by the National Student Survey (NSS) 2021 published on 15 July, 2021. As well as ranked 21 out of 121 UK institutions climbing 7 places to their highest ever position.
The University was awarded TEF gold status in the latest Government rankings for higher education providers, which is the highest rating in the Teaching Excellence and Student Outcomes Framework (TEF) 2018
Within the double degree study programme framework, visiting professors and industry professionals are involved in the implementation of the programme. Meet them:
Academic degree and current position in TSI: Associate Professor, the Faculty of Transport and Management
Experience: 20 years’ experience as a university lecturer, several years of experience as a scientific translator at Scientific Research Institute “Micropribor”, several years worked as a school teacher
Expert of Latvian Council for Science in Business and Economics field;
Editor of Scientific Journal Cultural Heritage & Tourist Destinations: Creative Approaches in Development, ISSN 2592-8449.
Peer reviewer of the International Scientific Journal Tourism and Innovations, University of Economics, Varna, Bulgaria. Member of Editorial Board.
Peer reviewer of the Journal of Tourism and Services, Prague, Czech Republic, ISSN 1804-5650
Member of Scientific and Editorial Committee of the Journal of scientific articles of students and young scientists Development of Modern Business within the Concept of Green Economy
Organiser of Students’ Practical Conference Students’ Practice as the Basis of Professional Competence. Organiser and moderator of working sections and workshop within the frameworks of the project Enhancing Green Economy in 3 countries of Asia, Grant agreement 598470-EPP-1-2018-DE-EPPKA2-CBHE-JP – ENV2.
Teaching activity: Economic Theory; Advanced Microeconomics; International Economic Relations; Global Economy; Corporate Finance; Financial Management; Strategic Management; Project Management; Marketing; Business English.
Publication activity: Author and co-author of scientific publications for 6 years: 57 scientific articles in indexed and peer reviewed scientific journals and proceedings of scientific conferences, participated in 27 scientific conferences and round tables with reports.
Participation in projects: the European grant 22.214.171.124. “Post-doctoral Research Aid” Project id. N. 126.96.36.199/16/I/001) of the Republic of Latvia, funded by the European Regional Development Fund. Research project No. 188.8.131.52/VIAA/3/19/458 “Development of Model of Smart Economy in Smart City” the European Project Enhancing Green Economy in 3 countries of Asia, Grant agreement 598470-EPP-1-2018-DE-EPPKA2-CBHE-JP – ENV2
Research Interests: The scientific interests are in the area of Smart economy, Sustainable Economy, International Economics, Human Capital, Intellectual Capital, Waste Management.
Supervised Doctoral, Master and Bachelor Theses (number): Supervision of the Doctoral Thesis; Master’s Theses; Bachelor Thesis.
Awards: three awards as the best professor of the university (Baltic International Academy, Latvia).
Award as the best presenter at the International Scientific Conference Economics and Management
Motto: “If you don’t like the road you’re walking, start paving another one”.
Maxima for teaching: People who know what they’re talking about don’t need PowerPoint
|Decision Making Methodologies||2||3.0|
|Economy, International Business and Sustainability||2||3.0|
|Financial Management in a Sustainable Context||2||3.0|
|Sustainable Supply Chain Management and Multimodality||2||3.0|
|Engineering Project Management||2||3.0|
|Research Seminar I||2||3.0|
|Strategic Human Resource Management and Leadership||2||3.0|
|Legal Aspects of International Trade and Aviation||2||3.0|
|Management of Aircraft Maintenance||4||6.0|
|Strategic and Change Management in Aviation||4||6.0|
|Labour Safety, Civil Defence and Environment Protection||2||3.0|
|Quality and Safety Management in Aviation||2||3.0|
|Aerospace Risk Management||2||3.0|
|Sustainable Engineering for Global challenges||2||3.0|
Studies are implemented by modules on weekends – three days in a row, every third or fourth week of a month
Sample time schedule for a weekend:
Friday from 4:25 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Saturday from 8:45 a.m. to 8:20 p.m.
Sunday from 8:45 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Students obtain the opportunity to spend 312 hours of professional internship joining operations at airports and other aviation field companies. Locations include premises of International Airports, e.g. Riga International Airport.
There are conditions of transferable internship credit points:
In both cases students have a shorter version of the programme – minus one term (62 credit points versus 82 credit points in full version). Their tuition fee also is cut by the price of one term
Bachelor’s degree in management, economics, logistics, transport, business management, administration, aviation transport or a related field
For Latvian, EU, EEC applicants
For applicants from other countries of the World
The application round for the master’s programme at the Transport and Telecommunication Institute is open! The first step is to fill an application at admission.tsi.lv. After you register in the system, we will contact you shortly.
The studies will begin on September 1, 2022.
|Study Form||Full time||Part time||Distance learning|
|Tuition fee in EUR/year:|
|EU residents EUR/year:||5400|
Residents of the CIS and Central Asian countries EUR/year
Non-EU residents EUR/year
The tuition fee must be paid in advance of each academic year. The tuition fee is paid by using an invoice. The payment can be completed by the applicant herself/himself or by a third-party by using the reference number
Once the tuition fee for the first academic year of study is paid, we will send you a confirmation email, which you can attach to your residence permit application. We encourage you to submit your residence permit application documents as soon as possible.
In addition to possible tuition fees, you are usually required to independently cover your everyday living costs. You need to show that you have sufficient means of support as well as insurance when you apply for your student residence permit.
If you have any questions about the tuition fee payment, please contact us. Contact information is provided below.
Every Friday, from 16:00 to 18:00, we offer Q&A session at a time convenient for you and in the language of your choice – Latvian, English or Russian. Book a consultation here or write/call us directly, through the contacts listed below.