The Ethiopian Aviation University, the largest aviation center of excellence in Africa,graduates 627 aviation professionals in a ceremony held at the newly upgraded Ethiopian Aviation University. The graduates were trainees in the University’s Pilot, Aircraft Maintenance Technician, Cabin Crew & Catering, and Commercial & Ground Services
At the graduation: 88 pilots, 125 aircraft technicians, 150 cabin crew, and 264 commercial trainees begin the aviation career path.
Congratulating the aviation professionals, Ethiopian Airlines Group CEO Mr. Mesfin Tasew said, “Human capital development is one of the key pillars in Ethiopian Airlines’growth strategy. As the largest aviation center of excellence in the continent, we are keen to provide Africa with skilled aviation professionals. We are delighted to have graduates from other African nations in today’s ceremony and to add 228 male and 306 female aviation professionals to the aviation world.”
The Ethiopian Aviation University has been accredited by Ethiopian Higher Education Relevance and Quality Agency to offer undergraduate and graduate degree programs in various aviation and hospitality fields.
Currently, the University offers various aviation courses such as a BSc in Aeronautical Engineering, Aviation Maintenance Engineering, Aviation Management & Operations,BA in Tourism & Hospitality Management, MSc in Data Science, MBA in Aviation Management. The University also offers Diploma and Certificate Programs in Aircraft
Maintenance Technician, Pilot Training, Cabin Crew and Commercial Training,Leadership & Career Development, Catering Training in addition to ICAO and Online Courses.
Ethiopian also owns training facilities in other regional cities of the country, including in Hawassa, Dire-Dawa, Bahir-Dar and Mekelle.