Global Logistics & Maritime Management

90 per cent of world trade is sent via the oceans. It takes specialist skills to manage this vast industry.

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Bachelor of Global Logistics and Maritime Management

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This course articulates from the Associate Degree in Global Logistics and Maritime Management and provides high-level expertise and knowledge to understand the maritime business in the global arena, the world-wide spanning logistics services and strategies, as well as the structuring, operation and coordination of supply chains.

A major is an area of focus in your degree. During your studies, you’ll choose an area that interests you, and then study a group of units related to that area. Find out more at What is a Major?

This major delves into advanced studies in supply chain management and international trade. You’ll gain specialist knowledge across key industry issues with the skills to implement complex supply chain systems. Graduates pursue careers across different industries and sectors such as manufacturing, transport and logistics, mining, defence, agriculture, retail, and government.

Technology is creating new challenges and opportunities in the maritime industry. This major combines studies in engineering and technology management with maritime business, giving you the expertise to manage complex projects. Career prospects include ship management, operations management, materials handling, ports and terminal management and project management.

This major combines business principles with learning specific to maritime management. Your studies will cover international logistics services and strategies, as well as the structuring, operation and coordination of supply chains. You’ll graduate with a specialist skillset, able to pursue careers in sectors such as shipping, chartering, ports and terminals, and freight forwarding.

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Career opportunities

Our Global Logistics and Maritime Management degrees prepare students for management and senior administrative careers in private enterprises, industry organisations and governments.

Employment outlook for maritime professionals is growing, with skilled graduates in global demand.

  • National Employment projections in Marine Transport professionals is expected to grow between now and 2024.^
  • More than 15,000 jobs are expected to be created in Australia as part of the continuous Naval Shipbuilding Program over the next 50 years.^^

Global Logistics and Maritime Management skills are in high demand. Here are some of the careers projected to grow into 2025.^^^

12.1%

Transport Professionals

Projected increase by 2025

3.5%

Marine Transport Professionals

Projected increase by 2025

Strong%

Transport Engineer demand

National Skills Commission - Skills Priority List (June 2021)

^ Citation: Australian Government Job Outlook
^^ Citation: Naval Shipbuilding Careers
^^^ National Skills Commission five year projections from November 2020 to November 2025.

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Ryan takes a last-minute plunge to success.

The Australian Maritime College is able to open so many doors through their courses, whether you are designing, building, manning or organising ships and other maritime resources. It is a world-renowned institution which takes great pride in the success of its students and will provide you support throughout your degree and beyond.

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