IATS was founded in 1996 in the beautifully quaint small town Adoor.Situated adjacent to M C Road, Adoor is a special town which is renowned for a host of important reasons. The Institute of Air Travel Studies which started its operation with nine students, later came to be globally renowned by the name IATS. In 1998 the fast growing institution received recognition from International Air Transport Association (IATA). Having succeeded in educating many hundreds of students in the three centers in Kochi,Trivandrum and Adoor respectively, today IATS has become a professional educational institution that is being discussed throughout the world.
Students of IATS have made massive strides in many foreign countries such as America, Canada, Switzerland, England, Germany, Singapore, Australia, Greece, Spain and various Gulf countries. The powerful advancements made by former students in the international arena have helped IATS to reach great heights. Several students of IATS are now placed in most of the superior posts in domestic airports such as Trivandrum, Kochi, Calicut, Bangalore, Chennai, Hyderabad, Mumbai and Delhi. In addition to offering major IATA courses , IATS also offers several short-term courses.
Undergoing training at the hands of eminent tutors on airport operations, attending project works, Seminars and Personality development programs gives students of IATS an extra advantage in the realm of aviation. The diverse range of specialities offered at IATS includes divine missions and various programs for personality development.
Located at Kadavanthra,in Kochi , IATS operates from the second floor of Nandanam building on the left side from the turn towards Vyttila.
In Trivandrum, IATS is situated opposite of Immanuel Marthoma Church located near paruthipara junction on M.C Road lying between Kesavadasapuram and Naalaanchira .
IATS center is located in Naas Building (Doha Tower) near Central junction on M C Road in ADOOR.
IATS has received numerous accolades including the World No 1 Premier Circle Member. Besides students from different universities in India, IATS is also home to students from foreign countries.
In the IATA examinations conducted over the last two decades, IATS has obtained many 100% results. Factors such as expert training, brilliant success stories and post course placements fundamentally distinguish IATS from its counterparts.
Today IATS has acquired the reputation as "the most discussed institution around the world" due to the significant advancements made by its former students in the Aviation Industry.