MSc International Logistics and Port Management

MSc International Logistics and Port Management

Accredited by the Conference des Grandes Ecoles. | Open to international candidates
The MSc International Logistics and Port Management trains future Transport, Logistics and Port Operations experts.
RANKED AS 18TH BY EDUNIVERSAL
Le Havre Campus

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Accredited by the French Conference des Grande Ecole.

Master of Science

Presentation

The MSc International Logistics and Port Management trains expert port professionals, be it in transport, logistics or operations terms.

Learning Objectives

  • Designing and implementing optimum solutions in shipping
  • Acquiring expertise in the organisation, management and satisfaction of national and international operators’ needs.
  • Knowing and mastering the tools required for one’s actions

Strong points

  • Lectures given entirely in English, while residing in France in a very international context
  • Lectures from experts with international reputations, from a wide range of countries and cultures
  • A professionalising programme: In-company Consulting Projects and Challenges, Business Dating, Professional Colloquia
  • A campus in the heart of an international logistics hub (Le Havre, 1st French Port for External Trade) 
  • The Institut Portuaire d'Enseignement et de Recherche: IPER offers Shipping and Port expertise
  • A cohort of a manageable size and close individual monitoring

Programmes

1st semester (September to December)

  •  Basics of Logistics Management
  • Value of Operations Management
  • Logistics performance
  • Techniques and Methods

2nd semester  (January to April)

  • Transport Modes
  • International Trade
  • International Logistics and Port Management 

Professional Experiences

  • Two 2 to 3-week Contests: modelling and optimisation of logistics flows
  • One-week Serial Business Game (students are supervised by the programme team  
  • One 6-month internship
  • Thesis

Courses are taught in English by lecturers and experienced professionals

Selection based on application file and individual motivation interview.

Please appy via the on-line application procedure.

Eligibility for application

The programme is open to: 

  • Students who hold a four-year bachelor degree or equivalent
  • In some cases, a three-year degree with 3 years professional experience can be accepted

No English language test score is required for students holding a degree from an English-speaking university. For other applicants, language requirements are : TOEFL ITP (580), TOEFL IBT (92), TOEIC(830), IELTS(6.5), Cambridge English Proficiency, Cambridge English Advanced.

Admission procedure

  1. Application files submitted are reviewed with special attention paid to the seriousness of the file and the quality of the academic and/or professional profile.
  2. Shortlisted candidates are invited for an interview via Skype with a Head of Academic Programme. This interview helps clarify the applicants profile, their projects, their objectives. The final admission decision (offered or denied admission) is communicated a few days after this interview.
  3. Admitted candidates are notified formally and invited to make a down payment, later on deducted from the  tuition fees. This initial payment confirms the candidate's seat in the programme and an unconditional letter of admission is then issued.

In order for our students to benefit from optimal learning conditions, places in our programmes are limited. The number of remaining places is reviewed after each admission session. Whenever a cohort is full, admissions for the programme are closed.

The application deadline for the 2020-2021 admission session is 15 February 2020.

In addition to the EM Normandy application form, international candidates must approach their local Campus France office to facilitate the process of obtaining their visa.Once the down payment has been received, the School will help International students with their visa procedures and search for accommodation.

Career Prospects

Prospects are numerous in industrial organisations, logistics and service firms, as well as humanitarian agencies:

  • Head of Flow/IS Management
  • Head of Supplies
  • Head of Logistics Organisation
  • Logistics Analyst
  • Head of Logistics Project
  • Logistics Consultant
  • Head of Logistics
  • Head of Procurement
  • Head of Distribution

Personalised Support

  • 2,000 internship offers including 500 abroad
  • 300 Cooperative Track offers among a network of 700 business organisations
  • Regular monitoring meetings with students/business organisations
  • Personalised coaching with the Career Path Scheme
  • An Alumni Network with 17,500 members

Tuition Fees for 2020-2021

  • MSc International Logistics and Port Management: €12,500 
  • €50 charged to candidates offered admission
  • As from September 2018, you will pay a €91 contribution to CEVC  (Contribution Vie Etudiante et de Campus) by connecting to https://cvec.etudiant.gouv.fr/
  • €575 membership fee for Association Alumni EM Normandie, which will give you access to all their services and a life membership (not compulsory).

Fundings

Various options are offered to students to fund their studies: 

  • Grants: Higher Education, Regional, Travel or Internship Grants 
  • Bank Loan: EM Normandie has agreements with some Banks
  • Cooperative Track: total or part waiver of fees for 1 or 2 years possible 
  • Paid student jobs offered by the School’s Junior Enterprise and Jobs Services

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