News>Turiba students are welcome to apply for the NORDPLUS Intensive Course on Green Logistics!

Turiba students are welcome to apply for the NORDPLUS Intensive Course on Green Logistics! (0)

This summer from July 16th until 27th Turiba University in Riga will host NORDPLUS Intensive Course „Green Logistics”. We invite full time Turiba students from all faculties, especially Logistics and Business programmes to apply for this international course.

Nowadays sustainable development, sustainable resource management and minimizing ecological impact are ones of the main priorities of any country and is applicable in any field.

This course will form students’ understanding of the role of logistics process in a business enterprise (material value flows and connected information flows in particular micro-economic or macroeconomic systems), functionality and principles of logistic chains in international business structures and countries.

Also the course will enhance a deeper understanding about the sustainable development, sustainable resource management issues and will train the skills to analyse, plan and implement green logistics principles in the enterprise.

Students will participate in lectures, workshops, we will have several study visits to successful companies applying the Green Logistics principles. The students will have discussions with professionals, will meet representatives from the Latvian Logistics association and will work in groups on a practical Case, which will be presented in the end of the Course.

We invite to apply bachelor and master level students. There will be participants from Turiba and also students from Lithuania, Denmark and Finland. Lessons and practical seminars will be led by professors from 4 partner Universities as well as invited professionals.

Language of the Course – English, participation in the Course – free of change. Organisers will cover study costs, study visits and many free time and social activities. Applications are accepted only from full time bachelor and master level students. Students will receive 6 ECTS for the participation in the Course.

Please note, number of places is limited, we will choose students according to the motivation described in the application form and time of application.

For applications, please fill and send application form to the project coordinator until 14.06.2019:   

This Course is implemented by Turiba University (Latvia) in a cooperation with Mykolas Romeris University (Lithuania), University of Southern Denmark (Denmark) and Turku School of Economics (Finland). Project receives financial support from NORDPLUS Higher education program. Project number: NPHE-2019/10314.

Project academic manager: 
Vice-dean of Business faculty
Ms.Ieva Bruksle

Project administrative manager: 
Deputy Head of International Office
Ms.Kristīne Tihanova
Phone: +371 67625371