The Master of Logistics Management at UNSW Canberra looks at managing organisational supply chains from the perspective of operations management and efficient decision-making. Designed for graduates working in the private, public and Defence sectors, this program provides students with the knowledge and skills to develop solutions for a range of complex issues faced by organisations engaged in domestic and international logistics business activities.

Degree type

Postgraduate coursework


1 year full-time

Commencing terms

Semester 1, Semester 2

Program code


Delivery mode



In this program, you'll learn to manage and coordinate logistics operations, as well as to formulate, design and implement logistics strategies and systems in a range of industries. You’ll also develop an understanding of analytical tools and systems for logistics information flow management including big data analysis and business intelligence techniques.  

The Master of Logistics Management is offered by UNSW Canberra’s School of Business, which is an accredited member of The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International. Only 5 per cent of university business programs worldwide are AACSB accredited. 

Find out more

For more information on this degree, see the UNSW Handbook.

  • Students undertaking the Master of Logistics Management are required to complete 8 coursework courses (48 UOC). Students must complete four compulsory core courses (24 UOC) and four elective courses (24 UOC). Not all elective courses will be available in a particular year.  

    Please note: Course offerings and the Intensive Delivery Mode (IDM) courses can vary throughout the year. Contact the School for details.

  • Please note: Program rules are subject to change. Students need to follow the program rules set out in the UNSW Handbook of the current year of their admission into the program.   

    Core courses

    Code Course Semester 1 - 2024 Semester 2 - 2024
    ZBUS8147 The Business of Managing Projects Distance Mode Distance Mode
    ZBUS8302 Logistics Management Distance Mode Not Offered
    ZBUS8313 Risk Management in Logistics Not Offered Distance Mode
    ZBUS8320 Strategic Logistics Management Not Offered Distance Mode

    Elective courses

    Code Course Semester 1 - 2024 Semester 2 - 2024
    ZBUS8101 Strategic Management Distance Mode Distance Mode
    ZBUS8103 Strategic Human Resources Distance Mode Not Offered
    ZBUS8108 Accounting for Management Decisions Distance Mode Distance Mode
    ZBUS8109 Business Law Not Offered Distance Mode
    ZBUS8113 Public Service Implementation Distance Mode Not Offered
    ZBUS8114 Leadership of Safe and Healthy Work Not Offered Not Offered
    ZBUS8148 Economic World View Not Offered Distance Mode
    ZBUS8203 Change Management Not Offered Distance Mode
    ZBUS8208 Humanitarian Logistics Not Offered Not Offered
    ZBUS8210 Critical Analysis in Business Distance Mode Distance Mode
    ZBUS8303 Strategic Procurement Outsourcing Distance Mode Not Offered
    ZBUS8312 Logistics Intelligence and Big Data Analysis Not Offered Not Offered
    ZBUS8321 Managing Diversity

    Not Offered

    Distance Mode
    ZBUS8911 Asset Management

    Not Offered

    Distance Mode
    ZEIT8226 Systems Engineering Practice Distance Mode Not Offered
    ZEIT8402 Evidence-based Decision Making Distance Mode Not Offered
    ZEIT8403 Capability Option Analysis Not Offered Distance Mode
  • For information regarding entry requirements, please refer to the online handbook.

Key contacts

Program Coordinator
A/Prof Sue Williamson 

Student enquiries
T: (02) 5114 5000