Bengaluru. HAL Management Academy (HMA), the nodal learning center of leading Defence Public Sector Undertaking (PSU) HAL has launched two Post Graduate Diploma in Management programs with specialisation in aviation management and production management for fresh graduates in engineering, science and computer science backgrounds. The two year duration programs are approved by the All India Council for Technical Education.
“We want to start the programs in the second half of September 2020. Based on evolving situation, the academy will offer subjects for the first semester through online real time interactive class rooms if required”, says Mr Alok Verma, Director (HR). Fully sanitized and safe hostel facilities with hygienic cafeteria are available for all the participants. The fee for the two year programs is about Rs. 6.5 lakhs including hostel and mess charges. The admission will be through written test followed by interview either in person or online depending on COVID-19 situation. The last date for submission of application is July 31, 2020
HMA has designed specific courses blending the rich experience and domain expertise with industry exposure to provide trained manpower for aerospace sector. Already, it is successfully running executive post graduate diploma in aviation management for the last three years for experienced persons. The academy has emerged as a Centre for Aerospace Technology and Management for aviation professionals for the last 50 years.
HMA programs are comprehensive in coverage of aerospace field, aviation management and production management with case studies well-crafted and developed by the experienced faculty, practicing professionals and industry experts along with industry visit to state-of-the-art facilities, hangars, test centers and design houses to make the learning hands on and industry relevant. The academy collaborates with IIMs, IITs and other reputed institutions to provide specific domain expertise related to the programs.
The recent government initiatives and programs to boost regional air connectivity (like UDAAN), emphasis on Make in India in defence sector and boost to MRO sector have opened up immense job opportunities in aviation manufacturing and services sectors. The PG Diploma programs from HMA will help the aspiring graduates leverage the opportunities and build an exciting career in the aviation and aerospace sector.