Objective of the Transport logistics study programme is to train specialists in transport logistics, who are able to plan, prepare, organize and coordinate eﬃcient warehousing and distribution processes of international freight transportation, and customer service in accordance with national and international legislation regulating transport and logistics activities, professional ethics and social responsibility principles; who are constantly improving and able to operate independently in changing business conditions.
Upon completion of this programme students are awarded the professional bachelor of Business Management.
|State code:||Granted degree / professional qualification: Professional Bachelor of Business Management|
|Study area: Business and public management||The program is registered: February 20, 2020|
|Study field: Business|
|Duration of studies: NL – 3 years, I – 4 years|
|Extent of the program in credits: 180|
INTERNATIONAL EXCHANGE OPPORTUNITIES
Cyprus, Greece, Malta, Latvia, Spain, Czech Republic, Germany, South Africa.
Students also have the opportunity to practice in various global Kolping network organizations.
FURTHER STUDY AND CAREER OPPORTUNITIES
Graduates can continue their studies in the second cycle of studies, according to the procedures of the higher education institution.
Upon successful completion of the Transport Logistics study program, graduates will be able to work in logistics companies providing transportation, shipping, and warehousing services. Companies and organizations involved in transport logistics services can be potential employers for the graduates. Graduates will be able to start their own businesses.
Transport Logistics is a study programme for individuals seeking to work in logistics companies providing transport, transportation, logistics, warehousing services. Transport Logistics is a study program during which the acquired competencies will enable graduates of this study program to work as a transport logistics specialist/manager, import and export specialist/manager, supply chain and logistics specialist/manager, transport, logistics warehouse specialist/manager, transport and distribution manager. After gaining experience and additional competencies, graduates will be able to pursue a professional career and work as a project manager in a logistics department or logistics company, in addition, they will be able to start their own business.
By studying in the Transport Logistics programme, students gain a wide range of theoretical and practical knowledge. During the studies, five different internships are performed, during which as many as 90% of students are invited to stay to work! The first practice is cognitive. During the internship, they get acquainted with transport logistics companies, the activities of specialists working in them, learn to practically analyze and describe products and services, assess the economic environment of the company and determine its impact on the company’s activities. The second practice is an entrepreneurship education practice, in which students learn to apply the acquired theoretical knowledge in the internship (company), get acquainted with the activities and processes of the transport logistics company, learn to assess the company’s internal and external environments, organizational climate, analyze internal conflict situations and assess the company’s competitive advantage. The third is the practice of developing logistics skills. During it, students apply the acquired theoretical knowledge and practical skills in a logistics company, analyze the logistics company’s activities, perform marketing, product and risk analysis, review the company’s management structure and personnel functions, and assess and forecast the company’s financial resources. The fourth practice is of logistics processes in a business enterprise. Students choose a company and perform individual practice in it, working on the assigned work, analyze the company’s activities, solve various situations and make decisions. Finally – during the final practice, students consolidate and apply the theoretical knowledge and skills acquired in practice, analyze the activities of a logistics company, acquire practical skills to solve problems, providing specific suggestions for improvement.
When choosing to study Transport Logistics, students often discover their true vocation – working in transport logistics companies providing transport, transportation, logistics, warehousing services or building their own business in the field of transport logistics.