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Master of Transport Planning and Management in English

1. Aims

This course aims to develop students into experts of transportation planning and management, equipped with a broad and sound understanding of the basic theories and a thorough and systematic knowledge about the subject.


2. Main research areas

Name of Research Area Main Research Topics
Transportation Development Strategy and PlanningStrategy Theory and Method of Transportation Development
Economic Profits of Transportation Infrastructure
Basic Theories of Transport Engineering
Transport System Simulation
Modern Logistics Management Logistics System Design and Simulation
Supply Chain Construction System Optimization
Logistics System Management
Modern Management of International ShippingFleet Planning and Shipping Organization Optimization
International Intermodal Transport Practice
Container Intermodal Transport System Optimization
Modern Management of International Ports Port Planning
Port Production Organization Optimization
Optimal Allocation of Port Resources 
Transportation System Planning and DesignPort Collection and Distribution Engineering
Regional and Urban Comprehensive Transport Planning
Transport Safety and Environment
Transport Control and Information Systems
Logistics Engineering and Transport Economics

3.Course design

Course CategoriesCourse Name
Public Degree CourseIntroduction to Chinese Culture
Chinese Language
Degree Basic CourseOperational Research
Probability and Mathamatical Statistics
Transportation Network Analysis
*Data Analysis
Major Degree CourseGame Theory
Traffic system Engineering
Decision Science Modelling
Shipping Management
Port Logistics Management
Freight Demand Analysis
Shipping investment patterns and strategies
Shipping investment patterns and strategies

4. Entrance requirements

4.1 Undergraduate degree or above

4.2 Aged 40 or below

4.3 TOEFL 80 or IELTS 6.0 (or above)

5. Application documents

5.1 Application Form ;

5.2 Degree certificate, diploma or official proof of expected graduation (the diploma or certificate must be in Chinese or English with official school stamps or a notarized version in Chinese or English);

5.3 Relevant transcripts (transcripts must be in Chinese or English with official school stamps or a notarized version in Chinese or English);

5.4 Two recommendation letters from professors or associate professors (in Chinese or English);

5.5 Statement of purpose - Around 1000 words for master’s degree candidates。 Topics to cover: study and work experience, academic research results, planned research proposals and personal development objectives after graduation;

6. Application deadline: April 30, 2016.

7. Term Starts: Each year in September (the exact time will be written on the Admission Letter)

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