Master in Transport and Logistics in Africa

EENI Business School & HA University



Professional Master in Transport and Logistics in Africa (Online, 60 ECTS, Master in International Business in English)

The objective of the Professional Master in Transport and Logistics in Africa (Online Distance Education) taught by EENI Business School & HA Independent University is to provide all the knowledge, techniques and tools necessary to manage all issues related to international transport of goods in the African market

Some topics analysed in the Master are transport in Africa (air, maritime, multimodal, rail, road), African transport corridors, the role of the main organisations related to international logistics, containerisation, infrastructure in Africa, freight stowage, African ports, international transport documents (bills of lading), transport freight, main cargo transport agreements (CIM, CMR, Rotterdam), Incoterms, calculation of transport costs in Africa, rail transport in Africa, African value chains, etc.

Fifteen modules compose the Professional Master in Transport and Logistics in Africa:

Master in Transport and Logistics in Africa, Online

  1. Introduction to International Transport and Logistics (5 ECTS, PDF)
  2. Introduction to Transport in Africa (1 ECTS)
  3. Incoterms (2 ECTS)
  4. Maritime Transport (5 ECTS, PDF)
  5. Maritime Transport in Africa (3 ECTS)
  6. Road Transport (10 ECTS, PDF)
  7. African Transport Corridors (3 ECTS)
  8. Rail Transport (5 ECTS, PDF)
    1. Rail transport in Africa
  9. Air Transport (4 ECTS, PDF)
  10. Multimodal / Combined Transport (5 ECTS, PDF)
  11. Optional subjects (7 ECTS)
  12. Transport and Regional integration in Africa (1 ECTS)
    1. ICT, Commerce and Regional integration in Africa
    2. African Continental Free-Trade Area
  13. African value chains (0,5 ECTS)
  14. Infrastructures in Africa (1,5 ECTS)
    1. Programme for Infrastructure Development in Africa (PIDA)
    2. Costs of road infrastructure in Africa
    3. African Road Safety Action Plan
  15. Thesis of the Master (7 ECTS)

ECTS = European Credit Transfer and Cumulation System

Detailed content of modules of the Master

Optional subjects of the Master (7 ECTS)

  1. African Economic Areas (7 ECTS)
  2. Foreign Trade Documents (1 ECTS)
  3. Customs. World Trade Organisation (WTO) (4 ECTS)
  4. International Contracts (3 ECTS)
  5. International Payment Methods. Documentary Credits (4 ECTS)
  6. Non-tariff Measures (4 ECTS)
  7. Trade facilitation (2 ECTS)

Recommendable optional subjects for African students

The EENI recommends that African students select the African regional economic communities, since all of them have programs related to transport, economic and customs integration, trade facilitation, etc.

Master in Transport and Logistics in Africa

  1. CEMAC (Central African Economic and Monetary Community)
  2. CEN-SAD (Community of Sahel-Saharan States)
  3. COMESA (Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa)
  4. COMESA-EAC-SADC Tripartite Free Trade Agreement (FTA)
  5. EAC (East African Community)
  6. ECCAS (Economic Community of Central African States)
  7. ECOWAS (Economic Community of West African States)
  8. ICGLR (International Conference on the Great Lakes Region)
  9. IGAD (Intergovernmental Authority on Development)
  10. IOC (Indian Ocean Commission)
  11. MRU (Mano River Union)
  12. SACU (Southern African Customs Union)
  13. SADC (Southern African Development Community)
  14. UMA (Arab Maghreb Union)
  15. WAEMU (West African Economic and Monetary Union)
  16. WAMZ (West African Monetary Zone)

The professional Master in Transport and Logistics in Africa is aimed at anyone who works (or wants to work) in the international transport chain in Africa: transport or customs agents, freight forwarders, exporters, importers, consultants, related officials with international logistics...

No previous experience or knowledge of international transport or foreign trade is necessary, since the master includes a series of optional subjects on international methods of payment, international contracts, customs or trade facilitation.

African Student, Master International Business

  1. Credits of the Professional Master in Transport and Logistics in Africa: 60 ECTS
  2. Total Tuition Fees: 1.000 Euros (Pricing Policy)
  3. Financing
  4. Duration: 1 year
  5. Students can begin the course when he/she wishes (open enrolment) and from any place in the world
  6. Requires an average dedication of 12 hours per week
  7. Download the syllabus (PDF) of the Master
  8. Download the syllabus (PDF) of the subjects related to Transport in Africa

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Learning materials are available in Master in International Business in English or Study, Master in International Business in French Master in transport en Afrique Study Master Doctorate Business in Spanish Master en Transporte en África Masters Foreign Trade in Portuguese Mestrado em Transporte na África. The student has free access to learning materials in these languages.

Graduate students in this Master taught by EENI Business School & HA University, will be able to access the Professional Doctorate in International Transport and Logistics validating the subjects already studied in this program.

Examples of subjects of the Professional Master in Transport and Logistics in Africa

Online Course: African Northern Corridor (Course)

International Convention for Safe Containers (CSC)

Non-negotiable FIATA Multimodal Transport Waybill (FIATA FWB), Course

Maritime Transport in Africa

e-AWB. International Air Transport Association (IATA)

Suez Canal (Master, Course, Transport)

Safe Load Securing for Road Transport

Online Course: African Value Chains

Course: Cairo-Dakar Corridor

Port de Lagos Nigeria (Course)

Online Enrolment Procedure (continuous):

Online enrolment procedure - EENI Business School & HA University

  1. Methodology: e-learning/Distance Learning
  2. Application of the case method

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Diploma of the Master.

For the successful completion of the Master, the student must submit a Thesis. The topic must be related to international Transport in Africa

The students who complete all the exercises and thesis will obtain the master degree diploma issued by EENI Business School & HA Independent University.

  1. Students with a Bachelor's Degree will receive a “Professional Master in Transport and Logistics in Africa” In this case; it will be necessary to send us a certified copy of the University Diploma
  2. Students without a Bachelor's Degree will receive an “Advanced Diploma in Transport and Logistics in Africa

African Students, Master International Business

The subjects of the “Professional Master in Transport and Logistics in Africa” are part of the following Online Higher Education Programs taught by EENI Business School & HA University:

  1. Course: Transport and Logistics in Africa
  2. Diploma in International Transport
  3. Masters: International Transport for Foreign Trade, International Business, foreign trade
  4. Doctorates: International Transport and Logistics, Doctorate in International Trade

Higher Education for All at Affordable Prices

Area of Knowledge: International Transport and Logistics

Africa: Foreign Trade and Business (Master)
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