Press Release: SISH Institute partners with UWL to launch new Aviation Management programme
SISH Institute is delighted to announce our partnership with University of West London (UWL) on 1 September 2020 to offer their BA (Hons) Airline and Airport Management program to learners in Singapore. We hope to welcome its first batch of students in the fourth quarter of 2020. (Note: The program has been submitted for registration with the CPE.)
Designed to build skills and knowledge required of a manager in the global aviation industry, this undergraduate program in aviation management focuses on learner’s employability while offering a high-quality academic experience.
“The partnership with UWL not only offers our Diploma in Aviation and Travel Operations graduates a degree pathway, it also provides local polytechnic diploma holders in aviation management as well as professionals in the air transport sector an appealing option to upskill and upgrade their qualifications with a highly reputable UK university in this field,” said Mr Chia Tuck Keong, Managing Director of SISH Institute.
The University of West London is located in the heart of one of the UK’s most successful business regions, with strong connections to many national and multinational organisations. The University prides itself on being “The Career University” offering over 140 undergraduate and postgraduate courses with a strong focus on employability and practical experience.
UWL is ranked as the top modern university in London, 8th modern university in the UK and ranked as the 50th university nationally by the Guardian University Guide 2019. In The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2020 rankings, UWL is ranked 52 in the UK of over 150 universities, rising an impressive 31 places in the league table, which was the biggest rise in the UK. In the National Student Survey (NSS) 2020, the University of West London was ranked the top university in London and in the top 25 in the UK for overall student satisfaction. Moreover, 98% of graduates are in employment or further study within six months of graduation**.
* Modern universities are defined as higher education institutions that were granted university status in, and subsequent to, 1992. UWL received the rankings listed above when compared to all other modern universities ranked in the guides/surveys cited.
** These are the latest figures according to Employment Performance Indicators (EPI) released by the Higher Education Statistics Agency HESA in 2018.