Master of Logistics Management and Master of Transport Management (MLogMan/MTM)

Course CodeMALOMTRM2000
Course TypePostgraduate
Credit Points Required 96
CRICOS code074082C


The Master of Logistics Management and Master of Transport Management will be offered to new commencing students for the last time in Semester 1 (March), 2014. This degree will no longer be offered to commencing students after this date.

Pre-2014 continuing students (commenced study prior to 2014), should refer to the information for FC067 Master of Logistics Management on the Postgraduate Coursework Programs for Continuing Students Only (Discontinued Programs) page.

The Institute of Transport and Logistics Studies in the University of Sydney Business School is an Australian Key Centre of Excellence and world class research institute with strong industry links and a key role in developing innovative ideas in logistics and supply chain management policy. Our programs focus on management and operations, developing specialist skills in: applying the concepts, techniques and principles that underlie logistics and supply chain management; understanding the relationships between business processes within and between organisations; using systems approaches to solve business problems; and managing the impact of current and future trends in logistics management on business processes.

Minimum duration of course

Full-time Part-time

2 years

4 years

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Degree structure

Please Note: This information is for students commencing study in their  degree from 2014. Continuing students (pre-2014)  should refer to the handbook for the year they commenced. Archived  handbooks can be accessed on the Handbooks website.

To be awarded the Master of Logistics Management and Master of Transport Management, students complete a total of 16 units of study (96 credit points), comprising:

  • eleven core units of study (66 credit points) - three foundational, six advanced and two capstone units
  • five elective units of study (30 credit points) 

Core units of study 

(i) Foundational 

# Students  demonstrating extensive practical experience in the logistics industry may  apply to substitute an alternative logistics management unit of study for ITLS5000. Students should send their  resume with a covering email outlining their experience to the Postgraduate Coordinator for Logistics Management at

(ii) Advanced 

(iii) Capstone

Students complete the two capstone units in their final semester of study: 

Elective units of study

Students select their five elective units from the following options: 

* Not offered for 2014.     

Progression guide

The following table shows an example degree progression for a student enrolled in the Master of Logistics Management and Master of Transport Management on a full-time basis completing four units of study per semester.


Year 1

Semester 1




elective unit


Semester 2




elective unit


Year 2

Semester 1



elective unit

elective unit


Semester 2


elective unit

ITLS6090 (capstone)

ITLS6190 (capstone)


Please Note: The information listed in this program of study example is meant as a guide only. Students should always check the requirements for individual units of study. Students are usually able to complete the units of study for their degree in different sequences to that listed above. You are advised to plan your degree based upon your individual needs and to contact the Student Information Office if you need any assistance in planning your progression in your degree.