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Transport Management

This section outlines the course rules and other requirements for the postgraduate programs in Transport Management offered by the Institute of Transport and Logistics Studies in the University of Sydney Business School.

Master of Transport Management
 Graduate Diploma in Transport Management
Graduate Certificate in Transport Management
CRICOS code 074081D 008384C 024656F
Course abbreviation MTM GradDipTM GradCertTM
Credit points required for completion 60 36 24
Duration (minimum) 1.5 years full-time 1 year full-time 1 year part-time
2.5 years part-time 2 years part-time

The Institute of Transport and Logistics Studies in the University of Sydney Business School is an Australian Key Centre of Excellence and a world class research institute with strong industry links and a key role in developing innovative ideas in transportation policy and professional practice (

Our programs focus on policy, strategic planning and management and the development of specialist skills in:

  • applying concepts, techniques and principles that underlie transport management;
  • understanding the relationships between government agencies and the private sector in the provision, financing, operation and maintenance of transport networks;
  • using contemporary modelling techniques and data collection processes to solve problems in transport management, planning and analysis; and
  • managing the impacts of future trends in transportation.

We provide our students with connections to industry through practical case studies, presentations from transport professionals, site visits and the opportunity to undertake work placements with our industry partners.