Sri Lanka Airport & Aviation Academy

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Foundation in Aviation Management

Complete the Foundation at SLAAA and reserve a seat at the next intake of the Diploma in Aviation Management programme to gain Lateral Entry to the "Bachelor of Aviation Management Degree" of Massey University, New Zealand

Applications closed


The Sri Lanka Airport & Aviation Academy, has closed the applications for the first intake of the "Foundation in Aviation Management" programme. Application for the next intake will be called in 2025. Please check the homepage for updates.

Information related to last intake

This is your opportunity to be a leader among the next generation of professionals of the world's most fascinating industry.

This is the first course of its kind offered by a state institution. Our sincere aim is to fulfill the higher educational aspirations of at least a limited number of the vast population of Local or London O/L qualified youngster while qualifying them in bridging the gap in knowledge to enter the Diploma in Aviation Management programme. The diploma programme qualifies you to enrol directly in the 2nd year of the Degree in Bachelor of Aviation Management offered by the School of Aviation of Massey University, New Zealand at a discounted fee. In short, those who successfully completed the foundation programme can join the Diploma in Aviation Management programme without completing the G.C.E. A/L examinations.

Message from Massey University
  • Your takeaways from the Foundation Programme
  • A seat reservation at the next intake of the Diploma in Aviation Management programme conducted by SLAAA which is the first step in joining the Bachelor of Aviation Management degree offered by School of Aviation of Massey University, New Zealand, where you can study in New Zealand and subsequently work in New Zealand.
  • A basic understanding of the aviation industry, both national and international, how it is structured, and how it is regulated.
  • Ability to interface and interact with any person, group or organization connected with the aviation industry and its allied trades in a professional manner.
  • Ability to work with computer word processors, spreadsheet applications and presentation software in creating professional documents.
  • Ability to explain the basics of aircraft, airport and air navigational services operations.
  • Ability to maintain and promote good customer relations conducive for business in a highly customer-oriented industry through the display of professional conduct of the highest calibre.
  • Ability to perform basic mathematics operations and use them in solving simple day-to-day problems.

Programme Structure

This foundation is a full time study programme of approximately 3 months duration consisting of 60 working days. This duration includes the time spent on classroom activities, filed visits and examinations.

Programme Medium

The medium of instruction will be English.

Entry Requirements

You may enroll in this programme

if you have passed in at least 6 subjects including a credit pass for Mathematics, Science and English at G.C.E O/L (Sri Lanka) examination,
passed in at least 6 subjects including a credit pass for Mathematics, ICT or Physics and English at London O/L (Edexcel or Cambridge) examination,
above the age of 15 years by the time applying for the programme.

Your Investment

LKR. 150,000.00* payable in a maximum of 3 installments.

* This is a discounted fee, only for the first batch.

Programme duration

Approximately 3 months  of fulltime study.

 To Enrol

Sorry, the applications for the current batch were closed. The next intake will be announced later.

Click to download Application Package of the last intake (this is for your information only)

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