B.A. Business Logistics and Transport Management

  • On Campus
  • 36 months
  • GBP12200 per Year (International

    Tuition fee for the international students.

    )
    GBP9000 per Year (EEA

    European Economic Area tuition fee is applicable to the students from EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland.

    )
  • English, Icelandic ( Take IELTS test or Find a course )
| London, United Kingdom
This Business Logistics and Transport Management programme from the University of Greenwich equips students with an understanding of logistics and transport management and provides them with a wide understanding of how organisations incorporate and manage these functions. Students are also taught key practical skills in the specialist subject areas required for a career in business, purchasing and supply chain management.

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This Business Logistics and Transport Management programme from the University of Greenwich will equip you with an understanding of logistics and transport management and provides you with a wide understanding of how organisations incorporate and manage these functions. You will also be taught key practical skills in the specialist subject areas required for a career in business, purchasing and supply chain management. The programme also explores the environment, operations and processes of organisations and teaches students about managing logistics and transport.

The first-year courses are core for this programme and BA Hons Business Entrepreneurship and Innovation, BA Hons Business Purchasing and Supply Chain Management and BSc Hons Business. This allows you the option of switching to another specialist degree at the end of the first year once you have more understanding of the different business disciplines.

Direct entry to Year 2 and 3 is available for qualified applicants. Students on this programme may apply to participate in overseas exchanges with our Erasmus partners.

The aims of the programme are:

  • To equip you with the ability to assess the contribution of logistics and transport to competitiveness, customer service and the creation of value
  • To develop your comprehension of the strategic dimension of business activity essential in undertaking a management role in any organisation and to place a priority on integrated management skills as a prerequisite to strategic logistics.

Detailed Course Facts

Start dates and application deadlines

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Tuition fee
  • GBP12200 per year ( International

    Tuition fee for the international students.

    )
  • GBP9000 per year ( EEA

    European Economic Area tuition fee is applicable to the students from EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland.

    )
Duration full-time 36 months
Delivery mode On Campus
Educational variant Part-time, Full-time
Intensity Flexible
Duration part-time 72 months
Part-time variant Flexible

Course Content

Full time

Year 1

Students are required to study the following compulsory courses.

  • Personal & Professional Development 1 (Business) (15 credits)
  • Introduction to Business Processes (30 credits)
  • Business Planning and Development - Quantitative Methods 1 (30 credits)
  • Introduction to Economics for Business (30 credits)
  • Organisation Behaviour 1: Managing the Performance of Individuals (15 credits)

Year 2

Students are required to study the following compulsory courses.

  • Personal and Professional Development 2 (PPD2) (15 credits)
  • Project Management (15 credits)
  • Creativity & Decision Making - Quantitative Methods 2 (30 credits)
  • Purchasing and Distribution (30 credits)
  • Operations Management: Processes and Value Chains (30 credits)

Year 3

Students are required to study the following compulsory courses.

  • Managing Strategy (30 credits)
  • Sustainable Business Development (15 credits)
  • Sustainable Transport (15 credits)
  • Contemporary Transportation and Logistics (30 credits)

Students are required to choose 1 course from this list of options.

  • PPD3: Consultancy Project (30 credits)
  • Final Year Project: Business Creation Project (30 credits)
  • PPD3 - Thematic Independent Study (30 credits)

English Language Requirements

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Requirements

Applicants should have:

280 UCAS points

FROM at least two A-levels or equivalent qualifications

PLUS GCSEs at grade C or above in English and mathematics or equivalent qualifications.

* Applicants who do not have English as their first language require IELTS of 6 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each skill) or equivalent in a Secure English Language Test. Alternatively, students with an overall IELTS of 5 or 5.5 can study our Pre-Sessional English language programme prior to degree studies.

Admission to UK universities often requires that students have completed 13 years of formal education with recognized qualifications. International students should consider taking a Pre-Bachelor to gain access to UK universities when:

  • You are considered ineligible for admission
  • You need to improve your academic, study, research or language skills

Gain Admission to this Bachelor

By taking one of the Pre-Bachelors listed below

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Work Experience

No work experience is required.

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Accreditation

It is anticipated that the programme will be accredited by the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT) to provide students with the opportunity to attain partial exemption from CILT(UK) qualifications standards. This may include either CILT's Professional Diploma, MILTCILT(UK), for full membership of the institute, or possibly the Advanced Diploma in Logistics or Advanced Diploma in Transport.

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University of Greenwich, United Kingdom

United Kingdom The University of Greenwich, founded in 1890, has three campuses at Greenwich (London), Avery Hill (London) and Medway (Kent), each with modern learning facilities, in beautiful historic buildings. The University has a resource base of highly qualified staff with wide-ranging expertise and significant links with business and industry. Innovation and strong links to industry and commerce, complemented by research excellence and an international agenda are what make the University of Greenwich a leading modern university.