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The Chartered Institute of Logistics &Transport offers a programme of professional qualification aimed at progressing the knowledge, competence and in addition, the careers of logistics and transport professionals worldwide.

Professional qualifications from the CILT will not only increase your knowledge of logistics and transport but will also develop your management skills and demonstrate your personal abilities to prospective employers.

The Institute’s qualifications are recognized internationally as a sign of knowledge and reliability.Brief descriptions of the four levels of professional qualifications are narrated below

Diploma in Logistics and Transport

This qualification operates at Level 5 (Higher National Diploma standard)The International Diploma builds on the knowledge gained from studying the certificate level, although students with some experience may wish to being their studies at this level. The course is of benefit those in middle management position, who seek to develop a more strategic view of logistics and transport operations. It will give them the capability to review and modify operational activities. Students also gain an understanding of key areas from an international viewpoint/perspective.

 

 CILT International Diploma in Logistics and Transport Program Jointly Offered by UIU & CILT, UK

This is our pleasure to inform you that, Institute of Business and Economic Research (IBER) of United International University (UIU) Bangladesh is going to introduce CILT International Diploma Program in Bangladesh in collaboration with Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT) International to promote professionalism in the Transport and Logistics sector and also to develop young professionals to serve the industry.

CILT is the leading professional body associated with logistics and transport. With over 33,000 members working in over 100 countries worldwide, CILT holds unparalleled professional international recognition. Established in 1919 and receiving its Royal Charter in 1926, the Institute is always adapting to stay consistent with current logistics and transport issues.

There is a significant gap in the market of professional logistics and transport qualifications in Bangladesh. UIU in joint collaboration with CILT wants to fill that gap by offering CILT International Diploma program. The courses are provided by experienced and qualified trainers who will take the students through each step of this industry recognized qualification. The CILT International Diploma in Logistics and Transport is a freestanding qualification, designed to provide a sound foundation for a career within the transport and supply chain fields and should provide graduate/undergraduate students, supervisors, first-line managers and potential middle managers with a complete set of management and operational skills.

We are confident that the Logistics and Transport sector of Bangladesh is going to be deeply benefited due to the introduction of this diploma program. The details of this program are given below:

IBER of UIU:

United International University (UIU) is one of the leading private universities of Bangladesh. It was established in the year 2003 with a motto of “Quest for Excellence”. By this time UIU is being recognized as a quality education provider. The Institute of Business and Economic Research (IBER) of UIU is established with the mandate to promote and foster research, training, seminar, symposium, workshop and certificate & diploma programs. Its main objective is to connect UIU with the corporate world.

CILT, International:

The Chartered Institute of Logistics & Transport is the leading professional body with an established international pedigree. With over 30,000 members represented in 31 countries in five continents, CILT holds unparalleled professional international recognition. The institution was formed in the UK in 1919 and received the Royal Charter in 1926. The principal objective of the Institution is to promote and encourage the art and science of supply chain, logistics and transport aimed at progressing the knowledge, competence as well as the careers of logistics and transport professionals worldwide.

CILT International Diploma in Logistics and Transport:

There is a significant gap in the market for professional qualifications in logistics and transport in Bangladesh. Institute of Business and Economic Research (IBER) of United International University (UIU) launched international diploma program to fill that gap in collaboration with Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT), International – UK. CILT International Diploma is a career oriented specialized professional degree program designed and the certificate is awarded by CILT, International – UK.

Importance of the Program:

The CILT International Diploma in Logistics and Transport is a freestanding qualification, designed to provide a sound foundation for a career within the transport and supply chain fields. Lifelong learning and a commitment to Continuing Professional Development is at the core of CILT, with a focus on maintaining professional standards across the logistics and transport sectors.

Professional qualifications from the CILT will not only increase knowledge of logistics and transport but will also develop management skills and demonstrate personal abilities to prospective employers.

Why Choose CILT International Diploma?

CILT International Diploma in Logistics and Transport : Requirements

Admission Requirements:

Diploma Requirements:

Students must complete the following four courses with minimum 50 percent marks.

Coverage Area of   PD01: Management in Logistics and Transport

PD01 Management in Logistics and Transport

Coverage Area of  PD02: Supply Chain Management

PD02 Supply Chain Management

Coverage Area of   PD03: Transport Operations

PD03 Transport Operations

Coverage Area of  PD11: Transport Planning Techniques

PD11 Transport Planning Techniques

 

 

Common Features of CILT International Diploma in Logistics and Transport:

Program Structure:

The program is structured to be completed within 24 weeks of study while each course is to be completed within 12 weeks of study (including exam). The program consists of 4 (four) courses of 12 credit hours, each having 3 (three) credits. The whole program is divided into 2 (two) terms and in each term, 2 (two) courses are required to cover. Students have to sit for 1 (one) formal examination for each course at the end part of each term.

Class Schedule:

 Two classes preferably on Friday and Saturday will be held in a week each with 3 (three) hours duration at UIU campus.

Fees:

Admission Fees: BDT 21,000

Tuition Fees: BDT 7,250 per course; No. of Courses: 4; Total tution fee BDT 29,000

Total Cost of the program: BDT 50,000 (Including the Cost of four text books provided by, CILT UK)

Payment Method: In term-1, in total BDT 35,500 payable in which admission fee BDT 21,000 and the rest of the amount BDT 14,500 payable in two installments. In term-2, total BDT 14,500 payable in two installments.

Teaching Methodology:

Teaching methodology will include a combination of lectures, exercises, case studies, in-class assignments, projects, student presentation, group work, field trips and presentation by guest speakers. All classes will be offered during evenings or on weekly holidays to accommodate and facilitate students who wish to complete the program on time. It will be a training based practical oriented program.

 

 

Introductory Certificate in Logistics and Transport

Operating at Level 2 (GCSE, O level standard) This qualification was developed in 2011 and gives a basic grounding in transport and logistics. This qualification was developed in response to market needs for a foundation-type introductory course.

 

Certificate in Logistics and Transport

First developed in 2006, the Certificate operates at Level 3 (A level standard). The objective of the International Certificate is to enable supervisors and first line managers to increase their knowledge, skills and confidence in Logistics and Transport. The students will benefit from a comprehensive understanding and overview of key areas in logistics and transport, It is an excellent introductory qualification for new entrants to the logistics and transport sector.

 

 

Advanced Diploma in Logistics and Transport

Currently, this is the final qualification in the CILT International ‘suite’ of qualifications. Operating at Level 6 (Degree standard).The International Advanced Diploma aims to give senior managers and leaders strategic management and decision-making skills to enable them to aspire to the highest levels of management. The International Advanced Diploma also includes organisational planning. Students are expected to become familiar with analytical concepts and to use them in their management role. They will be aware of ethical issues, sustainability and global environmental issues. Students will develop skills and research methodology and importantly they will achieve capability to produce a work based project.

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