Professional Certificates (Logistics)

12 Professional Certificates (Logistics)


Technical University of Munich (TUM) is one of Europe’s leading technical universities and strives to create a lasting value for society through excellence in education and research. Following the same vision, TUM Asia opened its doors in Singapore in 2002 to bring German academic excellence to Asia, and has been conducting Master and Bachelor programmes since then.

To meet the growing demand of trained professionals in the industry, TUM Asia is now offering individual course modules as Professional Certificates in order to meet the needs of the Asian logistics, transport and rail industries. 

Learn from recognised experts in the Master of Science in Rail, Transport and Logistics programme, featuring modules from the Logistics specialisation. Upgrade your skills and broaden your network with like-minded students from all around the world.


More information about the full-time Master of Science in Rail, Transport and Logistics programmme can be found here.


  • Upgrade your skills by learning from recognised experts
  • Increase your professional network and make overseas contacts
  • Taught by German professors from TUM and other established professionals in the industry
  • Certificate of Attendance (Professional Certificate) for each completed module issued by TUM Asia. (Attending the written examination is optional for Professional Certificate participants. Those who take the examination will obtain a TUM Asia transcript with the reflected grade. The participant will be issued a certificate of attendance as long as he/she meets the minimum attendance of 75%.)


Open to individuals and professionals in the fields of Transportation and Railway Engineering as well as individuals and professionals in the field of Logistics and Supply Chain Management.  Individuals and professionals may select relevant topics beneficial to their area of work for skills training or professional upgrading.


The modules listed are available as short courses for individuals seeking new knowledge in  Logistics. Each short course will be recognised as a Professional Certificate which will add value to your career skills and your resume. Dates are also listed below. Attending the written examination is optional for Professional Certificate participants. The participant will be issued a certificate of attendance as long as he/she meets the minimum attendance of 75%.

For the full content description of each available module, click here.


Module Title and Description Instructor(s) Date(s) Teaching hours
Consumer Industry Supply Chain Management

Consumer goods logistics and supply chains, from store to supplier, E-commerce and innovative applications

Prof. Dr. Christian Kille, University of Applied Sciences Würzburg-Schweinfurt TBC (1st or 2nd Quarter of 2022) 45 hours
Decision Support for Logistics Management

Shortest path problem, travelling salesman problem, vehicle routing problem, warehouse location problem

Prof. Dr. Constantinos Antoniou, Technical University of Munich 2 – 6 Aug 2021 

10 – 13 Aug 2021

45 hours
Design and Application of Material Handling Systems

Load units, storage technology, sortation, robot handling, packing and loading, IT-systems, courier & express

Dr.-Ing. Roland Johannes Fischer, Fraunhofer *Not offered for year 2021 45 hours
Green Supply Chain and Risk Management

Evolution of green movement, green supply chain planning, green packaging, global and local risk management

Dr. Hanns Zeltinger, z-consult Pte. Ltd. Singapore TBC (1st or 2nd Quarter of 2022)


45 hours
Health Care Logistics

Modern hospital management, health care value chain, strategic sourcing and logistics for hospital management

Prof. Dr. Jörg Schlüchtermann, University of Bayreuth TBC (1st or 2nd Quarter of 2022) 45 hours
Industrial Logistics

Manufacturing industry, SCM driver and global manufacturing, procurement and inbound logistics, production

Dr. Hanns Zeltinger, z-consult Pte. Ltd. Singapore 3 – 7 Jan 2022

10 – 14 Jan 2022


45 hours
Introduction to Business Logistics

Megatrends for the future of logistics, footprints of logistics, logistics from “the bottom up”, SC configuration

Prof. Peter Klaus, D.B.A./Boston Univ. TBC (3rd or 4th quarter 2021) 45 hours
Introduction to Supply Chain Management

The right supply chain for your product, inventory management, global supply chain design, SC coordination

Prof. Dr. rer. pol. Alexander Hübner, Technical University of Munich 2 Aug, 7 Oct, 14 Oct, 21 Oct, 8 – 12 Nov 2021 45 hours
Logistics Service Provider (LSP) Management

Value chain design, LTL, FTL, pick-up and delivery, tracking and tracing, order processing, marketing

Prof. Peter Klaus, D.B.A./Boston Univ. TBC (1st or 2nd Quarter 2022) 45 hours


The fee for one participant per module is priced at SGD 2,200.00 (before 7% GST).

For a limited time, TUM Asia offers a preferential module price package for multiple modules sign-ups or group sign-ups*:

  • 1 module – SGD 2,200.00 (before 7% GST)
  • 2 modules – 10% discount on total sum
  • 3 modules – 15% discount on total sum
  • 4 or more modules – 20% discount on total sum

*We allow multiple individuals from the same organisation to consolidate their module choices to benefit from the package. For example, if Company A is sending two employees for a total of 4 modules (2 modules per employee), Company A will receive a total of 20% discount on their total price paid. Do note that the discount packages are only available if the multiple modules are paid at one go and in the same invoice. To check if you are eligible for the discount, contact us to find out more.  

Registration will close one week before the course commences. Payment for the course has to be made before the course commences.



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