International Seminar on Port Management, Short Course

  • N/A
    Application Deadline
  • 19 days
  • Tuition
    Tuition (Module)
    Tuition (Module)
  • English (take IELTS)


For whom?

Professionals with at least a Bachelor degree in hydraulic engineering, mechanical engineering or technical management or a comparable level obtained by 3-5 years working experience in the field of port management or port planning and engineering.

Detailed Programme Facts

Programme Structure

In this course the following topics will be discussed:

  • Port and shipping logistics
  • Containerization
  • Cargo handling
  • Terminals
  • Economic aspects
  • Port master planning
  • Port simulation
  • Hinterland connections
  • Health, safety and environment
  • Life cycle management
  • Maintenance and monitoring

The course furthermore includes port visits in the Netherlands and neighbouring countries.

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score: 6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

    Take IELTS test

Academic Requirements

Target group

Preferably participants have a technical background and some years of working experience in a port environment.

Professionals in (or on their way to) management positions in the fields of port and terminal management, port planning and development, port consultancy, construction and maintenance, are especially welcome at the seminar.

A bachelor level and a workable knowledge of English are required to benefit fully from the Seminar.

Tuition Fee Per Module

  • EUR 3160 International
  • EUR 3160 EU/EEA


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