Diploma In Aircraft Maintenance Engineering (AME)

A Diploma in Aircraft Maintenance Engineering (AME) is a diploma or certificate program related to Aircraft Maintenance Engineering. In this course, the student will get knowledge about aircraft and its components. They deal with maintenance, repair and troubleshooting when the issue occurs in an aircraft on the ground. AME is responsible for keeping the aircraft in airworthy condition. This allows dealing with the well-being and protection of aircraft and its passengers.

Diploma in Aircraft Maintenance Engineering (AME) is one such program known for its high scope in the aviation industry. The course is approved by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), which is a statutory body and a national-level council for technical education. Diploma in aircraft maintenance engineering (AME) course is affiliated with the Haryana State Board Of Technical Education (HSBTE), Pankhula, Haryana.

Eligibility Criteria Of Diploma In AME

To pursue Diploma in Aircraft Maintenance Engineering (AME) course a candidate must have fulfilled the following eligibility criteria:-

  • Applicants must have passed the 10th board examination from any recognized board.
  • A candidate must have secured a minimum score of 50% in their 10th board examination.
  • An applicant must not have any colour blindness problem.
  • Students should not have any physical disability.
  • Candidates have the proper skills that are required for any engineer.

Course Duration

Diploma in Aircraft Maintenance Engineering (AME) in the course of 3 years with 6 semesters. Every semester is completed in 6 months. In this course, students get knowledge about the various tasks like maintenance, repair, testing, and solving the issues in an aircraft and its components. The course is based on academics and practical classes with well-educated experts in aviation. After completion of the course, students will get a degree certificate in AME from PM Group of Institution.

Syllabus Of The AME

The syllabus of Aircraft Maintenance Engineering covers the various aspects of aviation engineering such as maintenance, testing, repairing and solving problems. Various subjects will be covered in the 6-semester course AME diploma. Some of the core subjects are given below in details to provide you with an idea of study:-

  • Mathematics
  • Physics
  • Electrical Fundamentals
  • Electronics Fundamentals
  • Digital Techniques Electronic Instrument System
  • Materials And Hardware
  • Maintenance Practices
  • Basic Aerodynamics
  • Human Factors
  • Aviation Legislation
  • Turbine Aeroplane Aerodynamics, Structures And Systems
  • Piston Aeroplane Aerodynamics, Structures And Systems
  • Helicopter Aerodynamics, Structures And Systems
  • Aircraft Aerodynamics, Structures And Systems
  • Propulsion
  • Gas Turbine Engine
  • Piston Engine
  • Propeller
  • And Many More

Future Scope Prospects

Indian aviation is making a splash worldwide, as a result, India is the 3rd largest aviation industry in terms of domestic traffic. A diploma holder in Aircraft Maintenance Engineering (AME) has a great future in India and abroad as well. Following factors are the reason behind high scope for AME such as:-

  • There is a huge shortage of Aircraft Maintenance Engineers (AME) in the World. There is a requirement of 7,54,000 licensed Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (AME) worldwide as the license is valid internationally.
  • The UDAN scheme plays an important role to boost AME scope. The UDAN Scheme makes airfare affordable for common people to travel through the flight.
  • The growth rate of air passengers is around 25% which leads to the requirement for new aircraft and engineers in aviation.
  • Boeing and Airbus set up their MRO Organization in different states of India which builds thousands of jobs for a young engineer.
  • India put its first step on the manufacturing of civil aircraft which hike the opportunities for Aircraft Engineers.
  • Defense Research & Development Organization (DRDO) has opened 5 new labs in Bangalore, Mumbai, Chennai, Kolkata, and Hyderabad. These 5 new labs will be led by under-35 directors and young military scientists.

Job Specialization

After completing the aircraft maintenance engineering (AME) diploma course, you can get a job in the private as well as public sector with an excellent salary package. Aircraft maintenance engineering (AME) gave you many opportunities after completing this course in India as well as abroad. Job specialization of aircraft maintenance engineering are as follows:-

  • Mechanical Engineer
  • Avionics Engineer
  • Aircraft Maintenance Engineer
  • Electronic Engineer
  • Aerodynamic, structures and system engineer

Employment Opportunities

The growth rate of air passengers is around 25% which leads to the requirement for new aircraft and engineers in aviation. Boeing and Airbus set up their MRO Organization in different states of India which builds thousands of jobs for a young engineer.

Sector Cover

  • Government and Private Airlines
  • Maintenance, Repair, and Overhaul (MRO) Organizations
  • Aircraft Manufacturing Companies
  • Aircraft Part Manufacturing Companies
  • Aircraft Operation Organizations
  • Flying Clubs
  • Civil Defense Forces
  • Any other places wherever aircraft are used


  • Air India
  • IndiGo
  • SpiceJet
  • Airbus
  • Boeing
  • Air India Limited
  • Air Works India (Engineering) Pvt Ltd
  • Arrow Aviation Services Pvt Ltd
  • Blue Dart Aviation Limited
  • All Nippon Airways.
  • Singapore Airlines.
  • And many more.

Salary Package

Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (AME) work is related to the maintenance, upgrade, and repairing of aircraft and its components. The starting salary for Aircraft Maintenance Engineer is INR 4 to 5 Lakhs Per Annum, an AME can work internationally as well the average salary abroad is $71,010 per year or $36.42 per hour. The salary package is based upon the work profile, country, and skills.

Admission Process Of The Aircraft Maintenance Engineering (AME)

To pursue an Aircraft Maintenance Engineering (AME) course from Puran Murti Group of Institution, a candidate should follow the following admission process:-

AIE CET 2021

All India Engineering Common Entrance Test (AIE CET) is conducted on behalf of Puran Murti Group of Institution to offer up to 100% scholarship to all entrance qualified students.

How to Apply for AIE CET

  • The candidate should visit the official website of All India Engineering Common Entrance Test (AIE CET) www.aiecet.com and fill the registration form.
  • Puran Murti Campus 70% seats to entrance qualified students. The candidate has to pass an entrance examination to get admission in the PM group of institutes and up to 100% scholarship.

Main Highlights

SN Topic Description
1 Course Duration 3 Years
2 What is about? Maintenance, Repair, Testing of the aircraft.
3 Eligibility Criteria 10th board examination
4 Admission Process Based on AIE CET Entrance Examination Result
5 Why choose AIE CET? All entrance qualified students will get up to 100% scholarship and admission in Puran Murti Group of Institution.
6 Job Opportunities Mechanical engineer, avionic engineer, electronics engineer, aircraft maintenance engineer and many others.
7 Salary Package 4 lakh to 5 lakh

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