Transport and Logistics

Known for our combination of pure, practice-led and applied approaches, and for using our knowledge for the betterment of society we offer PhD, MPhil, DProf and MRes study. We can provide you with guidance on how to write your research proposal and our entry requirements for a Research Degree.

Explore the Architecture and the Built Environment research areas.

We have a long track record of working with organisations and individuals to develop their professional and personal skills offering accredited courses and industry recognised certification.

View our available courses for professional and personal development.

Our long-established air transport short courses have an international reputation, and we offer a growing range of open access and bespoke short courses in built environment disciplines.

We offer a range of internationally acclaimed short courses throughout the year.

Our postgraduate courses will equip you for professional life planning and managing the future of our transport and logistics systems.

The staff delivering these courses enjoy an international reputation in research and consultancy. Our freight and logistics research group conducts UK and EU research in sustainability and supply chains efficiency, while our award-winning air traffic management research team is recognised as a leader in Europe. Our expertise on public transport and cycling is instrumental for making improved transport choices a reality, in the UK and abroad. We cherish a diversity of perspectives on our understanding of urban life, thereby contributing innovative insight on infrastructures, transport flows, and sustainable communities.

Professionally accredited

Some of our courses are professionally accredited and all are highly regarded by students and employers, both in the UK and internationally. We offer postgraduate programmes, as well as individual modules, in air transport, logistics and transport planning.

Interdisciplinary professionals

Develop your own specialist expertise while working collaboratively with students from different disciplines and from across the globe.

Informed by research and practice

Your study will be informed by developments in theory and will be up to date on industry trends. The Faculty enjoys an international reputation in research and consultancy. Our freight and logistics research group conducts UK and EU research regarding sustainability and efficiency in supply chains.


Our graduates work as logistics managers, supply chain analysts, transport planners, operations managers, in a variety of fields including logistics service provision, central and local government, public transport operation and consultancy.