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BEng (Hons) in Aircraft Maintenance Engineering- Part Time

Obtain a UK degree (from Coventry University - Ranked No. 12 UK University*) at EAU in addition to an EAU locally recognised degree
*Source: The Guardian and the Complete University Guides 2018
The BEng (Hons.) in Aircraft Maintenance is delivered in collaboration with Coventry University, UK. The two year (part time) programme is designed to provide a higher education to those possessing the equivalent of an EASA or GCAA Certificate of Recognition B1/B2. The curriculum is specifically designed to extend knowledge in areas of aircraft safety, and quality management that are relevant to all maintenance engineers.

Why enrol on this programme?

This programme gives aircraft maintenance engineers, holders of a GCAA / EASA category B licence or equivalent, the opportunity to develop their career and consolidate their professional experience by gaining an internationally recognised academic award in a maximum of 24 months (part time) without having to take extensive time off work.

The programme gives maintenance engineers the opportunity to work in areas such as technical services, support services, maintenance planning and product development.


Graduates of this programme will receive a BEng (Hons.) in Aircraft Maintenance from Coventry University, UK (Ranked No. 12 UK University*) recognised by KHDA, UAE
*Source: The Guardian and the Complete University Guides 2018

Career Prospects

EAU has a first-rate working relationship with Emirates Airlines and other UAE local aviation establishments, which offer excellent job opportunities. Our students have successfully found careers in maintenance engineering with various aerospace companies, component manufacturers and service providers.


Two years (part-time).

Mode of delivery

Modular basis (block mode) with classes normally held every 11 weeks (five days per module, Thursday-Monday).


The assessment is based on coursework (in-class assessments, written assignments) and/or final exam. This will typically involve an average of 40 hours of timetabled activity per module with additional independent learning.

Course Outline

The programme consists of 9 modules:

Ref Module
1 Aircraft Maintenance Management
2 Engineering Mathematics 2
3 Engineering Science 2
4 Aerospace Technology II
5 Airworthiness
6 Aerospace industry Studies
7 Total Quality management
8 Aircraft safety, Security and Emergency Planning
9 Individual Project


Further Studies

The BEng (Hons.) in Aircraft Maintenance qualification, provides the potential to undertake Master’s degrees in several disciplines for further career progression.

Entry requirements:

  • Candidates will be expected to hold either an EASA (or GCAA) Certificate of Recognition B1/B2 and/or
  • Higher Diploma in Aircraft Maintenance Engineering

English Proficiency:

Non-native speakers that have studied the Certificate of Recognition B1 or B2 in a language other than English will require an IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.


Application Fee* Registration Fee* Tuition Fees (AED)
N/A 2,625 94,500 full programme