KU Leuven

Engineering - Logistics and Traffic, M.Sc.


The Engineering - Logistics and Traffic programme is offered by the KU Leuven.

Students take a maximum of 15 credits. The adjustment degree offers students the complementary basics of the disciplines on which they have not received training during their BA programme and which are important to the core courses of the Master's programme. 

The adjustment degree will be fixed for each entrant, based on their previous education. If there is no need for 15 credits to provide a basic training, credit points may be chosen from the deepeningor broadening clusters.

Programme Structure

  • Decision Making for Industrial Management 
  • Traffic Engineering 
  • Operational Management 
  • Geographic Information Systems 
  • Applied Multivariate Statistical Analysis 
  • Integration of Transport Infrastructure Planning and 
  • Spatial Planning 
  • Public Transportation, Design and Management 
  • Traffic and Transport Safety 
  • Distribution Logistics 
  • Supply Chain Engineering 
  • Transport Modals 
  • Integrated Practicum 1: Organisation of Logistics and 
  • Transportation 
  • Environmental and Transportation Economics 

                            Detailed Programme Facts

                            English Language Requirements

                            You only need to take one of these language tests:

                            • Minimum required score:


                              The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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                            • Minimum required score:


                              The TOEFL – or Test OF English as a Foreign Language – offers a paper-based test (PBT). The final, overall PBT score ranges between 310 and 677, and is based on an average taken from the three test components (listening, structure, and reading). The writing part of this test is scored separately on a scale of 0-6. Read more about TOEFL (PBT).

                            • Minimum required score:


                              The TOEFL – or Test Of English as a Foreign Language – offers an internet-based test (iBT). The final, overall iBT score ranges between 0 and 120, and includes a scaled average from the four components (reading, listening, speaking, and writing). Read more about TOEFL (iBT).

                            Academic 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 in Industrial Engineering·
                            •  Master in Engineering

                            Living costs for Antwerpen

                            800 - 1230 EUR/month
                            Living Costs

                            The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


                            Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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