Diploma in Commercial Pilot 2018-2019

Information About Diploma in Commercial Pilot

Duration1.5 Years
Approved ByUGC

Diploma in Commercial Pilot is a civil aviation course. Aviation is a field related to the commercial flights. The course is designed to impart the skills and techniques of creating new generation pilots. After completing the course the candidates can become co-pilots, crew members and also they can work as a ground staff. The duration of the course is 1.5 years. Candidates who have completed their 10+2 or other equivalent exams can opt this course.

Diploma in Commercial Pilot Eligibility:

  • 10+2 or other equivalent exams

Diploma in Commercial Pilot Duration:

  • The Duration of the course is 1.5 years

Course Syllabus:

The syllabus of the Diploma in Commercial Pilot is given below:

Sr. No.Subjects of Study
(A)Air Navigation
1Magnetism and Compasses
2Basics of Navigation
4Dead Reckoning Navigation (DR)
5In-flight Navigation
(B)Mass and Balance – Aeroplane
2Introduction to Mass and Balance
3Centre of Gravity (cg)
1Performance of Multi-Engine Aeroplanes
2Performance of Single-Engine Aeroplanes
(D)Flight Planning and Monitoring-Aeroplanes
1Flight Plans for Cross Country Flights
2ICAO ATC Flight Plan
3Practical Flight Planning
4Practical Completion of a ‘Flight Plan’ (flight plan, flight log, nav log ATC plan, etc.)
(E)Radio Navigation
1Radio Aids
2Basic Radar Principles
3Self-contained and External-Referenced Navigation Systems
1Power Plant and System Monitoring Instruments
2Flight Instruments
(G)Aviation Meteorology
1The Atmosphere
3Clouds and Fog
6Air masses and Fronts
7Pressure Systems
9Flight Hazards

Diploma in Commercial Pilot colleges

There are many colleges offering this course a few out of them are as below:

  • All India Institute of Aeronautics, Ludhiana
  • Asiatic International Aviation Academy, Indore
  • Flytech Aviation Academy (FAA), Secunderabad
  • Haryana Institute of Civil Aviation (HICA), Karnal

Course Fee:

The course fee is dependent on institutions. But in general, it is 50000K INR for a semester.

Diploma in Commercial Pilot Job Types:

  • Quality Coach – Pilot Technology
  • Manager – Research & Development
  • Navy SSC Officer Pilot – Observer
  • Deputy Assist. Manager – Pilot Plant
  • Customer Care Officer/Sr. Customer Care Office
  • Project & Maintenance Manager
  • Spot Officer – Pilot Process
  • Cabinet Secretariat Trainee Pilot
  • Pilot Sales Representative
  • Pilot Officer Trainee

Diploma in Commercial Pilot Employment Areas

  • Airlines
  • Airports
  • Pilot Training Centres
  • Aviation Industry
  • Colleges & Universities


Salary is a dependent thing in this course. Salary depends on factors like recruiter size, job profile, location etc.

Career options in Diploma in Commercial Pilot.

  • Airline and commercial pilots
  • Airline pilots, copilots, and flight engineers
  • Commercial pilots