FTEJerez and IT Carlow announce new BSc in Pilot Studies

it_carlow_buildingFTEJerez and the Institute of Technology Carlow, Ireland ( IT Carlow) have announced a BSc Degree in Pilots Studies for its graduates.

A statement from FTEJerez explains that the degree is the result of close collaboration with the airline industry, developing a new degree programme that adds formal recognition to a frozen EASA ATPL and also delivers academic value and further quality training that is in sought after by the industry’s main employers.

Students enrolling on the programme will be awarded academic credit towards the degree, based on their ATPL studies. They will also be required to attend a full-time study programme at IT Carlow. For the first course this will be conducted between January and May 2015, studying subjects such as Aviation Management, Materials, Principles of Aircraft Design and Aircraft Leasing, amongst others.

Oscar Sordo, FTEJerez CEO, commented, “I am positive that what we have developed with IT Carlow is something that will equip FTEJerez’s graduates with additional and meaningful skills required by the industry – something that will make a real difference.”

For further information regarding this programme, click here.