BSc. in Eng. in Aircraft Maintenance Engineering

@ General Sir John Kotelawala Defence University - KDU

The subject of Aircraft Maintenance Engineering covers operation and maintenance aspects n and maintenance. The broad subject areas covered during this programme include aircraft structures, propulsion, aerodynamics and workshop & hangar practices. Practical training is provided with in house laboratory facilities and by utilizing actual aircraft available in the department. A strong practical base is supported by conducting field visits and training at aircraft engineering and flying formations of the Sri Lanka Air Force.

The programme is conducted by well qualified internal and external academic staff, having specialization in a variety of distinct sub-disciplines within Aircraft Maintenance Engineering field. Further, assistance of well experienced resource personnel from Civil Aviation Authority is also taken to conduct this programme. This programme promotes research culture, industry collaboration and development of the aviation field both locally and internationally.

Successful completion of the Aircraft Maintenance Engineering degree programme will lead to the degree of Bachelor of Science in Engineering in Aircraft Maintenance Engineering, and prepares students to confidently take on positions as competent Aircraft Maintenance Engineers in the Aviation field. Further, this course facilitates the preliminary requirements of obtaining the Aircraft Maintenance Licence issued by CAA SL.

Programme Educational Objectives

To produce outstanding Aircraft Maintenance Engineering graduates who are capable of;

  1. Applying their knowledge and skills to solve relevant engineering problems in the context of Aircraft Maintenance
  2. Meeting the industry demand for maintaining both commercial and military aircraft fleets keeping in par with the regulations set forth by airworthiness authorities
  3. Envisaging innovative ways to develop and apply new technologies in relation to Aircraft Maintenance
  4. Functioning well in teams, communicate well, continue enhancing their professional competence, and understand the impact of engineering solutions


4 Years

Course Level





Mechanical Engineering , Aircraft Maintenance

Contact Details

+94 11 2 635268

Kandawala Road , Rathmalana

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