The Department of Pilot Training under Atılım University Graduate School of Civil Aviation is a graduate program that opened in 2016. At the Department of Pilot Training, we train pilots in a way that grants them extraordinary qualities at an education and training environment equipped with state-of-the-art technology and equipment, and in English, as the language of global aviation.

The PPL(A) and PIC flight stages of the flight training offered by our Department of Pilot Training have been conducted under Atılım University Flight Training School at Zonguldak Çaycuma Airport and Ankara Esenboğa Airport using the hangars of Atılım University, and our Technam aircraft since 2017; while the IR and ME certification training procedures under the CPL(A) education are conducted at Atlantic Flight Academy, AFA Flight School with which we share a cooperation protocol in education.

Our graduates become eligible to obtain an ATPL (A) Airline Transfer Pilot License  from the Directorate of Civil Aviation with their Undergraduate Diploma.

As Atılım University, we would like to welcome you to our Undergraduate Degree program in Pilot Training if you wish to become a pilot who holds a certificate that is valid worldwide, speaks an advanced-level of English, prioritizes flight safety and security, has adopted the culture of aviation, is able to conduct domestic and international flights with adherence to all rules, has adopted the analytical thought process, is able to undertake the duties of leadership and teamwork, have a high level of awareness and is able to make the right decision at the right time.

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To educate well-qualified and modern aircraft pilots in accordance with the regulations of the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) SHY-1 & European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) Part-FCL regulations.


To be a recognized and qualified international Flight Training Center combined with contemporary university education while applying the Safety Management System (SMS) in theoretical & practical flight training.