Graduate Certificate in Logistics Management

The information on this page applies to future students. Current students should refer to their faculty handbooks for course information.

This course will be replaced by the Graduate Certificate in Logistics and Supply Chain Management from 2016.

The Sydney Graduate Certificate in Logistics Management is designed for those who want to undertake a short academic training course for career reasons, or to sample further study to assess whether a Graduate Diploma in Logistics Management or Master of Logistics Management program would be suitable for them.

A graduate certificate is a good entry point for students wanting to consolidate their understanding of Logistics Management. In most circumstances, you can choose to progress to the graduate diploma or master’s course in Logistics Management on successful completion of the graduate certificate.

Course outline


To be awarded the Graduate Certificate in Logistics Management, students must successfully complete a total of four core units of study (24 credit points).

Completion of following four core units are compulsory:

Further course information

Graduate opportunities

The Logistic Management courses provide training in the field of logistics and supply chain management, with a particular emphasis on management and operations. Logistics is currently one of the most popular areas of study with plenty of job opportunities, especially in the Asia-Pacific region. Logistics specialists are found in the private and public sectors in distribution, manufacturing, policy and planning.


Admission requirements

Entry into a graduate certificate requires either a tertiary qualification (pass degree) or at least three years work experience. For specific entry requirements click here

How to apply

Domestic students

How to apply

Applications are made directly to the University and assessed by the Business School.

International students

How to apply

Applications are made directly to the University and assessed by the Business School.

Fee disclaimer

Domestic students

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

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