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Global Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Take on ground-breaking projects with the most experienced maritime institute in Australia.

The Australian Maritime College offers postgraduate courses that will advance your career in supply chain management and international trade. Your learning will be informed by research that is shaping the future of the industry.

You’ll gain specialist knowledge across key industry issues, with the skills to implement complex supply chain systems. Our graduates pursue careers across industries and sectors that include manufacturing, transport and logistics, mining, defence, agriculture, retail, and government.

Course Options

Master of Global Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Minimum 2 years
Launceston, Distance CRICOS 107498B

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Graduate Diploma of Global Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Minimum 1 year
Launceston, Distance CRICOS 107499A

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Graduate Certificate in Global Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Minimum 0.5 years
Launceston, Distance CRICOS 107500B

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Join Australia’s national institute for maritime education, training and research.

Benefit from our longstanding collaborations with businesses across the maritime and logistics industries.

Study in the Southern Hemisphere’s most advanced maritime research and learning facilities.

Course breakdown

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Graduate Certificate in Logistics Management

This course is the first step for people who wish to seek postgraduate qualifications in the globally spanning domain of logistics management, logistics strategies and supply chain management. It is a fully nested program, with graduates able to articulate to the Graduate Diploma and Master with full credit.

2

Graduate Diploma of Logistics Management

This course provides a solid foundation of knowledge and skills for people who wish to seek professional careers in the globally spanning domain of logistics management, logistics strategies and supply chain management.

3

Master of Logistics Management & Master of Logistics Management Advanced

This course provides a comprehensive postgraduate education for people who wish to seek professional careers in the globally spanning domain of logistics management, logistics strategies and supply chain management.

Career outcomes

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Our logistics and maritime management degrees will prepare you for management and senior administrative careers in the evolving area of:

  • supply change management
  • logistics
  • international trade

According to the Transport and Logistics IRC's 2020 Skills Forecast, there is strong industry need for Logistics Managers. In 2020-2021, the average annual income of a postgraduate trained logistics manager is $164 360*.  Over the next 5 years, the Supply, Distribution and Procurement sector is expected to have employment growth of 11.9%.^

*https://www2.deloitte.com/content/dam/Deloitte/au/Documents/Economics/deloitte-au-economics-future-of-work-occupational-education-trends-supply-chain-logistics-110118.pdf
^Australian Government Labour Market Information Portal, 2020

Career opportunities

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

*National Skills Commission five year projections from November 2020 to November 2025.

Transport Professionals

12.1%

Predicted job growth to 2025

Marine Transport Professionals

3.5%

Predicted job growth to 2025

Transport Engineer demand

Strong

National Skills Commission - Skills Priority List (June 2021)

Study Experiences

Studying at AMC

"I am passionate to understand how businesses work as a whole, and how all disciplines interrelate between them.

My AMC qualifications will help me with my career as it will give me a better understanding of supply chain processes, warehousing, maritime law, how shipping lines and port operates and may other things that will boost my career."

Lorena Solis Ruiz, Australian Maritime College Student

Australia’s national institute for maritime education, training and research and ranked #1 globally in the latest International Association
of Maritime Universities (IAMU) benchmarks.

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Entry information

Entry requirements

Entry requirements vary across courses. You'll find the requirements on our individual course pages. These can be accessed from Course Options, which is located at the top of this page.

We encourage you to apply for the courses you most want to study. If you're not eligible to enter your chosen course right now, our admissions team will work with you to find the best pathway option.

Credit for prior learning

The University of Tasmania aims to provide you with credit for approved prior study or equivalent professional experience which exceeds standard entrance requirements for courses. For more information please visit Recognition for Prior Learning.

English language requirements

For those applicants who are nationals of and currently residing in a country where English is not the official language, evidence of an IELTS or TOEFL test must be provided. For more information, please visit International Future Students.