Engineering - Logistics and Traffic

KU Leuven

24 months
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The Master Engineering - Logistics and Traffic at KU Leuven trains you in traffic and intelligent transportation systems and in logistics and transportation. The programme equips you to understand the complex interaction between logistics and traffic and explores techniques for optimising processes them through the application and consequence management of new, smart transportation technologies.


Logistics and traffic keep our modern world moving. Just think of the increase in self-driving cars and trucks, or the transport pressures of e-commerce: we live in a super dynamic logistic machine. You click ‘buy it now’ and an automated warehouse springs into action. Within 24 hours your purchase is at your front door, the last step in a complex supply chain. 

Modern traffic systems increasingly pursue logistics and optimisation: from fleet management of shared cars and bikes to enterprises that provide integrated mobility-as-a-service.Governmental planning agencies and public transport operators cooperate with trendy firms to consign the use of unsustainable private cars to the history books.


Many companies from the public as well the private sector are looking for experts with a logistics and traffic background. These companies include sea- and airports, large international transportation companies, Flemish, Belgian and European governments, educational- and research institutes, public transportation companies, mobility service providers … Within these companies you can take up different functions, such as researcher, (system) developer and designer, logistics manager, project manager, operational manager.

During your Master Engineering - Logistics and Traffic at KU Leuven you can already shape your own profile by choosing a certain specialisation, studying abroad (Erasmus), doing a work placement, or starting your own business.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Geographic Information Systems
  • Integration of Transport Infrastructure Planning and Spatial Planning
  • Public Transportation, Design and Management
  • Traffic and Transport Safety
  • Distribution Logistics
  • Supply Chain Engineering
  • Statistical Data Analysis
  • Transport Models

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

On the basis of the following degrees obtained outside the Flemish Community (admission is only granted after evaluation of the application file):

  • 4 year Bachelor of Engineering
  • 4 year Bachelor of Engineering Technology
  • Master of Engineering

Tuition Fee


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