MSc Course in Rail Freight and Logistics (cross-posting)

Research Cooperative
05/12/12 10:09:37PM
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We understand how busy you are but we would like to bring to your attention to an important educational opportunity for either yourself, or for members of your staff. Please take a few moments to circulate this information to all interested parties in your organisation.

The NewRail Railway Research Centre is delighted to announce the launch of the new Master of Science programme in Rail Freight and Logistics, in the school of Mechanical and Systems Engineering, at Newcastle University.

The MSc programme is designed by experts in rail operations and freight logistics and aims to equip graduates with the skills and qualifications necessary to pursue a management and/or engineering career in this field.

The programme, which takes a research-based teaching approach, is designed for graduate candidates from a variety of educational backgrounds: engineers; economists; transport planners; managers etc. and aims to develop students knowledge, skills and understanding in the field of rail freight and logistics.

This is a one-year, full time course and more details can be found here:

http://www.ncl.ac.uk/newrail/education/msc.htm

Prospective candidates or other interested parties are invited to contact the NewRail Education team for further details and an information pack:

newrail-education@newcastle.ac.uk

http://www.newrail.org