Urban, Port & Transport Economics
MSc Economics and Business

Career opportunities for Master Urban, Port & Transport Economics

With a track record dating back to 1988, this specialisation has a strong reputation in both the business community and public office. It is renowned for its high quality, practical relevance and versatile graduates. Managers, consultants, policy makers; our LinkedIn alumni group shows that the specialisation in Urban, Port and Transport Economics will open doors to a successful career anywhere for you, in:

  • Transport
  • Trade
  • Logistics
  • Banking
  • Real estate
  • Government.

Our graduates end up in big multinationals (Nike, ING, Unilever), big logistics firms (the largest shipping and logistics companies), as well as public jobs (the port of Rotterdam, agencies for economic development) and consultancies. They deal with varying topics ranging from optimising supply chains and logistics networks, to making large real estate decisions and devising city growth strategies. There are good connections to the business world through the professors, guest lecturers and our student association, so graduates have excellent job market prospects.

Satisfaction! The programme Urban, Port and Transport Economics lived up to all my expectations of a masters specialization in economics.
Anna Wildeboer
Student Urban, Port and Transport Economics
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The programme brings much more than the name brings to mind, it offers a variety of courses that will serve as a perfect foundation for your career.
Leon van der Vliet
Student Urban, Port and Transport Economics
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