Taught course

International Transport, Trade and Logistics

Institution
Liverpool John Moores University · Faculty of Engineering and Technology
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

An Honours degree in a relevant subject with a minimum 2.2 classification or a professional qualification with equivalent standing such as a UK Class 1 Master Mariner or Chief Engineer certificate of competence, or a non-UK equivalent. Non-UK applicants will be expected to have demonstrated competence in English language equivalent to a minimum of IELTS 6.0. Applicants who have studied and successfully achieved a UK degree within 24 months of the start of the MSc are exempt from this requirement.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Gain advanced logistics knowledge and management skills with this Masters in International Transport, Trade and Logistics at Liverpool John Moores University. This postgraduate course offers excellent opportunities with global partners.

  • The Liverpool Maritime Academy is an international centre of excellence in maritime education and professional training and education
  • Study at one of the UK’s leading schools in Engineering, Technology and Maritime Operations
  • Nearly 125 years expertise in delivering professional courses for the maritime industry
  • Course available to study full time (1 year) and part time (2 years)
  • Excellent career opportunities with logistics companies, transport companies, goods producers and suppliers, governmental bodies and consultants

International trade is one of the biggest sectors of the global economy and it is taking on even greater importance with the development of burgeoning economies within the manufacturing sector.

Global trends in the field are moving away from the emphasis on the transportation element (particularly deep sea shipping), towards a more integrated system of management and communications. Skills in these systems are in demand in the industry.

This dynamic course will provide you with the tools to demonstrate a systematic and comprehensive understanding of knowledge relating to International Transport, Trade and Logistics.

You’ll gain essential critical awareness of factors that influence business, financial and management strategies in the field, including markets, customers, finance, people, operations and ICT.

Using qualitative and quantitative methods, you’ll learn how to find solutions to industry-related issues. You’ll conduct research, using research design, data collection, analysis, synthesis and reporting techniques to develop systems and outcomes.

Information for international students

LJMU will be awarding a range of generous international scholarships for students enrolling at the University in September. Please contact LJMU’s International Team by visiting www.ljmu.ac.uk/study/international-students for more information and advice.

Fees and funding

Please contact the Faculty of Engineering and Technology for up to date information regarding fees. The Faculty can be contacted by email at fetadmissions@ljmu.ac.uk or telephone 0151 231 2777

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Course Enquries
Email
courses@ljmu.ac.uk
Phone
0151 231 5090