SVKM NMIMS Academy of Aviation

SVKM NMIMS Academy of Aviation (AOA)

3 Aircraft Indian Flight School A Part Of The Prestigious Shri Vile Parle Kelavani Mandal (SVKM) Group


Private Pilot License, Commercial Pilot License

International Students


Aircraft fleet number


Aircraft fleet

Cessna 172 R/TECNAM



Entry Requirements

10+2 (with Physics & Maths) or three-year diploma course in engineering after 10th & Medical test for DGCA class I and II

The SVKM NMIMS Academy of Aviation (AOA) was established in the year 2009 and a part of the prestigious Shri Vile Parle Kelavani Mandal (SVKM) group. Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies (NMIMS) started the Academy at Shirpur Airport near the NMIMS Campus of Shirpur in Maharashtra to provide world-class Flying Training.

Courses offered:

Commercial Pilot's Licence
Private Pilot's Licence
Flight Instructor Ratings
Recency Flying
Conversion Checks

Why join SVKM NMIMS Academy of Aviation?

The SVKM NMIMS Academy of Aviation (AOA) has a privately owned DGCA approved airport for exclusive use. Shirpur is a quiet, serene town located on Mumbai- Agra Highway (NH3) surrounded by well-lit roads, lush greenery, and pollution-free environment. The weather is suitable for flying training.
After extensive research, the Academy has chosen the most versatile Basic Trainer, the Cessna 172 R/TECNAM airplane. All the academies aircraft are equipped with a modern dual GARMIN-1000 GPS for navigational purposes. The Academy has licenses to import 12 brand new aircraft, 3 of which are already at Shirpur. Such aircraft are operated in compliance with DGCA standards by experienced and outstanding maintenance engineers.
For ground and flight training facilities, the Academy has dedicated air traffic control tower, safe runway length, and fully ventilated and maintained hangar.
Operating out of a private airport dedicated to flight training guarantees providing priority to aircraft, reducing the time consumed on the tarmac burning fuel.

Hostel facility

Separate hostel facilities are available for boys and girls. Excellent lodging and boarding facilities are provided to all trainee pilots in NMIMS Campus. The campus has fully furnished guest rooms, Wi-Fi connectivity, 24-hour running water, power back up, wardens, 24-hour security staff, gymnasium, and swimming pool facilities.

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