Lifewide learning courses and programmes

Diploma in Global Logistics

This diploma program covers the latest research knowledge and practices in logistics and freight forwarding. You can choose to complete the program within 1 or 1.5 years, depending on your preference.


August 2024 – August or December 2025

Teaching time:

Daytime Self-paced


Operations and supply chain management

Form of learning:

On-campus Online


Aalto University Lifewide Learning




€ 7,316.00

Application period:

26.10.2023 – 9.8.2024

Target group and prerequisites

The program is an excellent choice for individuals currently employed or aspiring to work in the logistics and freight forwarding field.

Course description

The Diploma in Global Logistics caters to the educational and developmental needs of the logistics and freight forwarding sectors. The program has been customized to meet the evolving needs of the industry. It offers opportunities for professional growth to individuals currently employed in or aspiring to work in the field.

During the program, you will learn more about subjects like sustainable supply chains, logistics systems, analytics, and linear programming. The program's primary focus is on acquiring practical skills to apply theoretical knowledge.

The studies include lectures, analytical exercises, case studies, discussions, and a development project. You will have the opportunity to learn alongside other professionals and degree students from Aalto University. The workload of the diploma program is 24 ECTS credits, and it can be completed within 1-1.5 years.

The studies take place both online as well as at Aalto University's premises in Töölö, Helsinki, and Otaniemi, Espoo.

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