Major of Transport and Logistics

Major of Transport and Logistics

In the Masters year of the programme of Applied Economics: Business Economics, Business Engineering and Business Engineering in Management Information Systems, students get to choose from a number of majors. Each major is a specialisation in which to graduate. The Major of Transport and Logistics (organized by the department of Transport and Regional Economics) is one of those.

Within the Major of Transport and Logistics, the Department aims at students intending to start a career as:

  • junior transport consultants being sent out towards transport or port companies or towards companies looking for transport solutions;
  • higher management within a logistics and transport company, in a position to decide or advise upon cost calculation, pricing, vehicle or cargo handling equipment investment, acquisition or application of fleet management software, supply of liner services, choice of ports of call, etc.;
  • management within a company calling for external transport or organising own transport, where they decide on inventory management rules, just-in-time transport, provisioning and delivery procedures, etc.;
  • junior consultants to public authorities dealing with transport policy topics;
  • members of research departments of banks, public bodies, ports, public transport companies, parastatals or political parties, where they do research on transport, ports, and airports.

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Master of Maritime and Logistics Management

Master of Maritime and Logistics Management

Since september 2018, TPR offers the Master of Maritime and Logistics Management. This is the only Dutch master's programme on (maritime) transport and logistics that is offered in Flanders. 

> Discover our 'Master maritiem en logistiek management'

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Advanced Masters

Advanced Masters

Besides, TPR also provides outstanding training in transportation economics for both an academic and professional career by offering aspecialized Advanced Master of Science in Maritime and Air Transport Management within C-MAT (Centre for Maritime and Air Transport Management) and an Executive Master in Real Estate Management at the Antwerp Management School.

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excursions

Excursions

For many of our courses, we organize excursions for our students. We go with them to Paris, London, the Port of Antwerp, TU Delft ...

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