Multi-crew Pilot Licence (MPL) is an airline-dedicated professional pilot licence programme with a specific airline and aircraft training syllabus.  

Our instructors focus on building the skills, knowledge and attitude of cadets during all phases of the programme as a strategy to not only fulfill but surpass the future airline pilot requirements.  

We provide a relevant, timely and world-class training programme to ensure that each cadet achieves a qualification that is in demand within the industry. 

Eligibility and Criteria

Admission Requirements

  • Passport Data Page
  • Emirates ID (if applicable)
  • UAE Visa copy (if applicable)
  • Sponsor’s Documents (if below 21)
  • Birth Certificate
  • Passport-size Photo (without eye-glasses)
  • Certificates:

High School Certificate (any curriculum) and Transcript.

Highest Degree/Certificate Attained and Transcript

  • CV

Submission Notes

  • Submit coloured copies of all the documents mentioned above by e-mail to assessment@airarabia.com with the subject “Application Requirements – add your full name as per passport”. Note that this must be presented in person on the day of assessment as a hard copy.
  • If the highest educational attainment is high school, transcripts of the last 3 years of study are required to be submitted via e-mail and as a hard copy on the day of assessment.
  • Six passport-size photos (without eye-glasses) with a white background must be submitted as hard copies for official use on the day of assessment.
  • All official certificates (birth certificates, academic certificates or diplomas and transcripts) must be attested by the local issuing authorities before providing coloured soft and hard copies of the same.
  • All foreign documents have to be translated to English first before getting attested by the local issuing authorities.


  • Prospective international students are responsible for their own travel, visa and accommodation arrangements on their visit to the Academy for the enrolment assessments. Upon registration, the Academy can assist with providing a student residence visa.
  • Prospective international students travelling to the UAE for the enrolment assessments are advised to apply for a visa (tourist or visiting) with at least one-month validity to complete all the assessment stages and register upon being approved and selected.