Filter
Master Degrees

Compare 13 Masters Programs in Transportation Management

Earning a Master in Transportation Management is an ideal option for those who enjoy exploring tested perspectives and trading new ideas about complex transit systems. Students obtaining a degree in transportation management can work to alleviate rush hour congestion, plan new approaches for managing highway travel systems, and learn about supply chain processes in global and domestic systems.

What is a Master in Transportation Management? It is a method that will equip students with essential knowledge for success, such as managing the transportation and distribution networks. It blends studies from various disciplines such as engineering, economics, and city planning to educate students about the determinants required for designing transportation systems. Program participants will also learn about stability, improving safety, and enhancing the reliability and effectiveness of transportation systems.

There are numerous reasons to take a Master in Transportation Management course. For instance, the program teaches a number of skills, such as overseeing the planning, logistics, development, maintenance, and repair of transportation systems. Students can expect to manage financial aspects, including budgets and expenditures.

Program costs vary depending on the university. The curriculum lasts between one and three years. For that reason, it is essential for a prospective student to research schools thoroughly to ensure that the program offered fits their goals.

Individuals who take part in the program find themselves frequently in high demand for increasingly competitive careers such as logistics specialists, transportation planners, and transit operations managers. Students develop stronger management foundations by focusing on the logistics of moving supplies, individuals, and goods from one locality to another while considering safety, efficiency, and cost.

Numerous international opportunities for the program exist from a variety of universities. Online classes are an exceptional option for students who live around the world, especially in outlying areas with little access to a college. Internet-based choices also cater to individuals who require a flexible schedule. To get started with a course, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

Read More Read Less
Other options within this field of study:

13 Results in Transportation Management

L’École Supérieure de la Francophonie pour l'Administration et le Management

Graduates are employed in transport companies (airlines, shipping companies, road hauliers, rail transport, inland navigation), transport organizers (brokers, freight for ... [+]

Training aims

A multi-disciplinary master's degree specializing in transport that trains high-level managers to meet the needs of transport professionals in the field of management, mainly in Central and Eastern Europe, by offering a specialization on the transport systems of this area.

opportunities

Graduates are employed in transport companies (airlines, shipping companies, road hauliers, rail transport, inland navigation), transport organizers (brokers, freight forwarders, freight forwarders, etc.), infrastructure managers, courier companies, "shipper" companies, logistics providers, but also in banks (financing of transport assets), insurance (transport of persons and goods), etc.... [-]

Bulgaria Sofia
October 2019
French
Full-time
1 year
Campus
IMF Business School Portugal

The objective of the Master in Road Safety is to provide the student with the tools that allow him to define mobility and road safety plans in both private and public org ... [+]

The World Health Organization (WHO) identifies 2,030 road traffic injuries as one of the main factors affecting the health and safety of the population. Currently, road accidents cause more than 1.3 million deaths annually and between 25 and 52 million serious injuries.

WHO has promoted this decade as the decade of road safety globally. Major public and private entities are introducing new models of traffic management, mobility and road safety systems to reduce the risk of accidents and optimize the mobility of their resources. These efforts are succeeding in reducing road accidents and, in addition, generating economic value and reducing costs.

This IMF Master in collaboration with Camilo José Cela University provides the necessary knowledge to design road management systems that allow obtaining ISO 39001 certification and promoting sustainable mobility in all its dimensions and areas of operation.... [-]

Portugal Portugal Online
Open Enrollment
Portuguese (Brazil)
Part-time
720 hours
Online
Malaysia University of Science and Technology

The MSc in Transportation & Logistics offers an opportunity for those who wish to upgrade their knowledge and professional skills and to venture into the fast-growing ... [+]

The MSc in Transportation & Logistics offers an opportunity for those who wish to upgrade their knowledge and professional skills and to venture into the fast-growing and dynamic field of transportation and logistics industry.

Every person and every industry in the world is influenced by, and depends upon, transport and logistics. Consequently, there are so many diverse careers available in this exciting, fast-paced and ever-changing sector. People who work in transport and logistics are constantly kept on their toes. The industry needs to be flexible in order to accommodate the influence of public opinion, governmental decisions and environmental factors.

The Master of Science program in Transportation and Logistics offers an opportunity for recent graduates as well as working professionals to venture into the fast-growing and dynamic field of transportation and logistics. There are many players involved directly or indirectly with transportation and logistics, and they operate in areas such as public transportation and mass transit, airlines, airports, ocean shipping, seaports, rail, cargo and freight transport, supply chain management, green and sustainable transportation, traffic control, highway operations, toll operations, and communication and traveler information systems.... [-]

Malaysia Petaling Jaya
January 2020
Full-time
18 months
Online & Campus Combined
CEPT University

Master of Urban Transport Systems aims to provide holistic knowledge on planning, technology, design, operations and management of urban transport, besides developing ski ... [+]

Master of Urban Transport Systems

Faculty of Planning – CEPT University

An effective and efficient transport system is key to economic growth of urban areas and regions. Planning and management of urban transport are complex and requires a comprehensive understanding of various sub-systems like roads and railways, modes like public, private and non-motorised transport, passenger and freight mobility, and the other related dimensions of land use, travel behavior, energy, affordability, financing, and governance. It is only when an integrated approach to achieving transport solutions is adopted, that cities will be able to move towards efficient and sustainable mobility.

With this perspective, Master of Urban Transport Systems aims to provide holistic knowledge on planning, technology, design, operations and management of urban transport, besides developing skill sets related to transport system analysis and application of various policy instruments. The program will combine theoretical analysis with practical applications to help students understand how to deal with transport problems in the real world. The focus is to enable students to comprehend the complexities of urban transport and develop their capacities to shape the future of transport in cities.... [-]

India Ahmedabad
Request Info
Full-time
Part-time
2 years
Campus
Riga Aeronautical Institute

Specialist receives knowledge on methods of analysis and forecasting of the transport operations enterprise development, modern management theories, modeling of transport ... [+]

Degree: Professional Master’s Degree in management

Qualification: Transport operations enterprise manager

Training duration: 1,5 - 2 years

Knowledge and skills: Specialist receives knowledge on methods of analysis and forecasting of the transport operations enterprise development, modern management theories, modeling of transport processes.

[-]
Latvia Riga
Request Info
Russian
Full-time
18 - 24 months
Campus
Riga Aeronautical Institute

The Master’s Degree program is developed for the graduates of the engineering faculty in order to obtain scientific research skills in the sphere of transport systems man ... [+]

Degree: Professional master of transport systems

Qualification: Transport systems management engineer

Training duration: 1,5 - 2 years

Knowledge and skills: the Master’s Degree program is developed for the graduates of the engineering faculty in order to obtain scientific research skills in the sphere of transport systems management.

[-]
Latvia Riga
Request Info
Russian
Full-time
18 - 24 months
Campus
IMF Business School

This Master of IMF in collaboration with the University of Nebrija provides the necessary knowledge to design road safety systems to obtain ISO 39001 certifications, and ... [+]

The World Health Organization (WHO) identifies by the year 2030 the injuries and sequelae of traffic accidents as one of the main global burden factors that affect the health and safety of the population. Currently, traffic accidents cause more than 1.3 million deaths per year and between 25 and 52 million serious injuries.

WHO has promoted the Decade of Road Safety globally. The main Public and Business Entities are implementing new management models and traffic, mobility and road safety systems that reduce the risks of traffic accidents and optimize their mobility resources. These efforts are reducing traffic accidents and, in addition, generating economic value and reducing costs in financial balances.... [-]

Spain Madrid
Open Enrollment
Spanish
Full-time
Part-time
12 months
Online
University of Johannesburg

This programme is research-based with no coursework. Students and their study leaders decide on a research topic after which the student follows an agreed-upon research p ... [+]

This programme is research-based with no coursework. Students and their study leaders decide on a research topic after which the student follows an agreed-upon research programme until the completion of the dissertation. The studies can either be quantitative or qualitative in nature or a combination of both. Students are also supported through the university statistical support services in questionnaire design and data interpretation. Students undertaking the MCom Degree must have a BCom (Honours) in the field of study whilst students on the MPhil can come from other disciplines, provided they have the required academic foundation for the field of study.

Admission requirements

A relevant Honours Degree in Transport Economics on NQF Level 7 or 8. Applications are subject to a screening and selection process.... [-]

South Africa Johannesburg
February 2020
Full-time
Part-time
1 - 3 years
Campus
EURECOM

The Post Master's degree in Communications for ITS offers the necessary knowledge required by engineers and managers to design Connected Cars/Connected Mobility applicati ... [+]

The Post Master's degree in Communications for ITS offers the necessary knowledge required by engineers and managers to design Connected Cars/Connected Mobility applications to fully apprehend the innovations and unique opportunities of the Vehicular Communications industry.

Context - Connected Cars and ITS

Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) promise to be one of the most dynamic and innovative specialization fields with a large expected industrial and business growth over the next decade. ITS aims at adding information and communication technologies to transportation infrastructures and vehicles in order to allow public agencies and transportation companies to improve:

traffic safety by reducing accidents. traffic efficiency by regulating and better distributing the traffic load, or smoothing tolling station congestions. the carbon footprint towards green driving and logistics, or deploying fully electric vehicles. Objectives ... [-]
France Biot
October 2019
Full-time
3 semesters
Campus
University of Oviedo -

The Master in Nautical and Maritime Transport Management offers both theoretical and practical training of professionals, in order to acquire the skills, skills and abili ... [+]

Professional outings

The Master in Nautical and Maritime Transport Management offers both theoretical and practical training of professionals, in order to acquire the skills, skills and abilities necessary to exercise the profession of Captain of the merchant marine without limitation, as well as to hold positions of responsibility and management in companies related to the maritime sector. It is a Master that allows the acquisition of knowledge and skills prepared by highly qualified professionals. The graduates will be professionals who have acquired applied, integrating and multidisciplinary knowledge within the nautical engineering and maritime transport with the professional competences they have to assume to join the exercise of the profession of Captain.... [-]

Spain Oviedo
September 2019
Spanish
Full-time
1 year
Campus
Hasselt University

In our master programme you have two options: study full-time at Hasselt University or combine your master studies with a job in our flexible distance learning programme. ... [+]

A master programme for practitioners with a unique international profile

In our master programme you have two options: study full-time at Hasselt University or combine your master studies with a job in our flexible distance learning programme.

The Master of Transportation Sciences by distance learning is specifically tailored to the needs of practitioners who want to earn a specialized qualification and broaden their knowledge and work experience in the rapidly changing transportation field. The programme has a pronounced international orientation. Students from all over Europe join this programme and the exchange of experience and knowledge between the international student group brings added value to the course.... [-]

Belgium Hasselt Diepenbeek
Request Info
Full-time
Part-time
42 months
Online
Hasselt University

The international master’s program of Transportation Sciences of Hasselt University is a multidisciplinary master’s program, which trains students to identify transportat ... [+]

FAST FACTS High-quality international master program of 2-years or 120 ECTS, fully accredited Multi-disciplinary take on transportation and traffic safety, including psychological, social, urban, environmental and infrastructural aspects Students gain professional experience through an (international) înternship Taught by renown professors from a leading university and Transportation Research Institute specialized in transportation and traffic safety In the heart of Europe: in between Germany, the Netherlands, France, and the UK Low tuition fees for Belgian, EU and international students

Transportation drives our society

A modern and international transport system is important for moving people, goods and information in a local, regional and (inter)national context. Moreover, it is connected to economic growth! A continuous increase in traffic volumes, for passenger transport as well as freight forwarding transport, leads to major challenges concerning land use, impact on urban areas, traffic safety issues, traffic flow, atmospheric pollution and travel behavior.... [-]

Belgium Hasselt Diepenbeek
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
2 years
Campus
TU-Campus EUREF

Since the academic year 2017/2018, the Technical University of Berlin (Technische Universität Berlin) is offering a new master’s program on Sustainable Mobility Managemen ... [+]

Sustainable Mobility Management (MBA)

TU-Campus EUREF

Since the academic year 2017/2018, the Technical University of Berlin (Technische Universität Berlin) is offering a new master’s program on Sustainable Mobility Management on the EUREF Campus in the center of Berlin. The course targets transport engineers, transport and mobility experts, planners, architects, and sustainability project managers who want to gain in-depth, special knowledge in the field of sustainable mobility management.

The growing environmental impact of transport systems, as well as their energy voracity, requires new approaches and new concepts. This MBA offers an integrative design across disciplines, addressing a range of different perspectives. The theory and practice-driven approach gives students both a conceptual understanding and the skills needed to tackle practical problems, covering the needs of strategy development, analysis, and implementation, complex decision making and project management.... [-]

Germany Berlin
Request Info
Full-time
3 semesters
Campus