The Aviation Finance Finuas Network is a key strategic component of the national aviation policy and supports the up-skilling and reskilling of the current talent pool and the continuous development of the specialist expertise and knowledge within the sector.
In partnership with the Aviation Finance Finuas Network, the University of Limerick has developed the first of its kind Postgraduate Award (Level 9) Specialist Diploma programme in Aviation Leasing and Finance.
This Postgraduate programme aims to foster and develop a sound knowledge of the key aspects of aviation leasing and finance in order to maximise the inherent talent and interest in this field in Ireland.
Students will be exposed to a self-learning environment that will expand their critical thinking, analytical skills and ethical values. Students will develop a comprehensive understanding of the key disciplines of accounting, leasing, finance, taxation and business law.
After completing this programme, students will:
1. Have active awareness of financial, legislation and technical issues related to the aviation industry with particular emphasis on leasing and financing activities.
2. Have an appreciation of the aviation industry and the unique financial, risk and operational factors which influence the performance of Aviation companies.
3. Have the ability to make a meaningful contribution to the Key Performance Indicators of the firm.