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Module: “International Transport and Logistics” - Professional Master / Doctorate in International Business (e-learning)

The online moduleInternational Transport and Logistics” (34 ECTS) is part of the following Online Higher Education Programs taught by EENI Global Business School:

  1. Professional Master in International Business
  2. Professional Master in Foreign Trade and Global Marketing
  3. Professional Doctorate in World Trade

The module “International Transport and Logistics” consists of six parts:

Master Business (International Transport)

  1. Introduction to the International Transport and Logistics (PDF) (5 ECTS)
  2. Maritime Transport (PDF) (5 ECTS)
  3. Road Transport (PDF) (10 ECTS)
  4. Rail Transport (PDF) (5 ECTS)
  5. Air Transport (PDF) (4 ECTS)
  6. Multimodal / Combined transport (PDF) (5 ECTS)


The objective of the module “International Transport and Logistics” is to provide all the knowledge, techniques and tools necessary to manage all the issues related to the international freight transport:

  1. Different types of transport (air, rail, road, maritime, multimodal)
  2. Role of the main organisations related to International Transport (ICAO, IRU, OTIF, UNCTAD, IMO, FIATA, IATA...)
  3. Main conventions of the international cargo transport (CIM, CMR, Rotterdam, Hamburg, COTIF)
  4. International transport documents (bill of lading, AWB...)
  5. Containerisation
  6. Stowage of goods
  7. Insurance and freight of the International Transport
  8. Calculation of the logistics costs of export or import operations

In the PDFs you can download the index, structure and objectives of each module

Main subjects of the module on international transport:

Introduction to the International Transport and Logistics

  1. Containers and International Transportation
    1. Customs Convention on Containers (CCC)
    2. Convention Relating to Temporary Admission (Istanbul Convention)
  2. International Federation of Freight Forwarders Associations (FIATA)
    1. Negotiable Combined Transport Bill of Lading (FIATA FBL)
    2. Non-negotiable FIATA Multimodal Transport Waybill (FIATA FWB)
    3. Warehouse Receipt (FIATA FWR)
    4. Forwarders Certificate of Receipt (FIATA FCR)
    5. Forwarders Certificate of Transport (FIATA FCT)
    6. Electronic FIATA Bill of Lading (eFBL Bill of Lading)

Maritime transport

  1. International Maritime Organisation (IMO)
  2. Rotterdam Rules
  3. Hamburg Rules
  4. International Chamber of Shipping
  5. Analysis of the International Maritime Trade

Road transport

  1. International Road Transport Union (IRU)
  2. TIR Convention
  3. CMR Convention
  4. International Guidelines on Safe Load Securing for Road Transport
  5. Silk Road

International air transport

  1. International Air Transport Association (IATA)
  2. International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO)

Rail transport

  1. International Rail Transport Law
  2. International Union of Railways
  3. Intergovernmental Organisation for International Carriage by Rail (OTIF). COTIF Convention
  4. Organisation for Cooperation between Railways

Multimodal transport

  1. Road-Rail Combined Transport

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Master in International Business: Globalisation, World Economic Areas, Foreign Trade, International Transport, International Marketing, Adaptation to the country of the student (Africa, Asia, Middle East, Europe), Thesis, Career Opportunities

Samples of the module “International Transport and Logistics”:

Negotiable Combined Transport Bill of Lading (FIATA FBL), Course

Containers and international transport. Customs Convention on Containers. BIC Code. Intermodal Transport

Analysis of the International Maritime Trade, Course

Convention on the Contract for the International Carriage of Goods by Road (CMR) of United Nations

Organisation for Cooperation between Railways (OSJD) Europe-Asia Logistics Corridors

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