Graduate Diploma in Transport Management
The information on this page applies to future students. Current students should refer to their faculty handbooks for course information.
This course has been revised for students commencing study in 2015
If you do not want to commit to a full Master of Transport Management program, you can gain a solid grounding through the Sydney Graduate Diploma in Transport Management. The graduate diploma is based on the master’s program but requires fewer units of study. In most circumstances, you can choose to progress to the Master of Transport Management on satisfactory completion of the graduate diploma.
The Graduate Diploma in Transport Management requires the completion of 36 credit points comprising:
four core units of study (24 credit points)
two elective units of study (12 credit points)
Core units of study
ITLS5000 Transport & Infrastructure Foundations
ITLS5200 Quantitative Logistics & Transport
ITLS6101 Global Freight Logistics Management.
ITLS6106 Infrastructure Appraisal.
Elective units of study
Completion of two elective options is a requirement of the Graduate Diploma in Transport Management and students are required to select their electives from a specified list, including:
ITLS6102 Strategic Transport Planning
ITLS6103 Sustainable Transport Policy
ITLS6104 Public Transport
ITLS6105 Traffic & Mobility Management
ITLS6107 GIS for Transport & Logistics
ITLS6300 Maritime Management & Logistics
ITLS6301 Ports Management
ITLS6400 Airline Strategy & Supply Chains
ITLS6401 Airport Management
ITLS6403 Cases in Global Transport & Logistics
ITLS6500 Decision Making on Mega Projects
ITLS6501 Infrastructure Financing
ITLS6502 Infrastructure Management Case Studies
Further course information
The Transport Management programs provide training in the field of transport with particular emphasis on management and planning. Take advantage of career opportunities in fields such as railway management, traffic and revenue forecasts, transport planning, specialised urban planning focusing on travel demand management, travel market surveys and strategic policy advising.
For entry into this course, students must have either met the entry requirements as for the Master's degree OR have completed a bachelor's degree, graduate diploma, graduate certificate or equivalent from a recognised tertiary institution (at standard acceptable to the Business School). For specific entry requirements see: sydney.edu.au/business/futurestudents/postgraduate_study/pg_coursework_studies
How to apply
How to apply
Applications are made directly to the University and assessed by the Business School.
How to apply
Overseas applicants may apply:
- directly to the University, or
- through a University overseas representative (education agent).
Postgraduate Domestic Tuition Fee
This 2015, tuition fee for a domestic postgraduate student represents the fee that is payable by you in the calendar year you commence your course, commencing in 2014 for a standard annual full time load of 48 credit points (1.0 EFTSL). If your study load is more or less than the 1.0 EFTSL your fee will differ.
Annual review for postgraduate domestic tuition fee
Importantly, tuition fees are subject to annual review by the University, and are likely to increase each year of your period of study, effective at the start of each calendar year.
Additional incidental fees
For some courses there are incidental fees additional to the student contribution and/or course fee. Some of those fees are significant, for example, faculty-specific materials, tools, protected clothing and equipment. For further information about these additional incidental fees, please visit the University's Future Students' website.
Potential for inaccuracy
Whilst every reasonable effort has been made to include correct and up to date information in this prospectus, you are also advised to consult directly with the Student Centre for domestic students or the International Office for international students so that they can provide you with specific and up to date information about those fees.
The academic requirements that are displayed are applicable to currently available courses only, and are updated annually in October and may be changed without notice. The Faculty Handbook and the University of Sydney Calendar are the official legal source of information relating to study at the University of Sydney, and you are referred to those documents
Please note that if you are classified by the University as a Research Training Scheme student in accordance with the Other Grants Guidelines (Research) 2010, you will be exempt from the payment of any SCA or tuition fees for courses undertaken as part of a Research Masters degree and Research Doctoral degree. More information about your eligibility for this Scheme is available here.
International tuition fees for postgraduate students
This 2015, tuition fee for international postgraduate students represents the fees that are payable by you in the calendar year you commence your course, commencing in 2015, for a standard annual full time load of 48 credit points (1.0 EFTSL). If your study load is more or less than the 1.0 EFTSL your fee will differ.
Importantly, tuition fees are subject to annual review, and are likely to increase each year of your period of study, effective at the start of each calendar year.
Additional incidental fees and health insurance
For some courses there are incidental fees additional to the tuition fees. Some of those fees are significant, for example, faculty-specific materials, tools, protected clothing, and equipment. The University's Future Students' webpage has further information about these additional incidental fees for postgraduate coursework students and postgraduate research students.
In addition to the fees indicated here for the course of study, International Students studying on an Australian Student Visa must have appropriate health insurance for the duration of their studies on a Student Visa through an approved provider of the Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) scheme. This is a requirement of the Australian Government, unless otherwise exempted by the Government.
Potential for inaccuracy
Whilst every reasonable effort has been made to include correct and up to date information here, you are also advised to consult directly with the Student Centre for domestic students or the International Office for international students so that they can provide you with specific and up to date information about those fees.