Dr. Prosper S. Nyaki

Head of Department LTS


The Institute conducts different programmes including programmes which follow the National Technical Awards (NTA) system. The Institute also conducts different professional driving short courses.

    Post Graduate Diploma Programmes

  • Air Transport Management
  • Logistics and Transport Management
  • Transport and Tourism Management
  • Shipping and Port Management
  • Rail Transport Management
  • Transport Economics
  • Masters Degree Programmes

  • Master of Business Administration in Logistics and Transport Management (in collaboration with the Open University of Tanzania (OUT).
  • Master of Science in Logistics and Transport Management.
Please use for more details on our services through:
Dr. Prosper Nyaki (+255 713568824)
Mr. Godlisten P. Msumanje (+255 714789567)
Mr. Mathew E. Swila (+255 718170673)

Welcome note from LTS

The Department of Logistics and Transport Studies is one of the oldest Departments of the National Institute of Transport. The Department is currently offering a broad range of academic programmes from Basic Technician Certificates to Bachelor’s Degrees in Logistics and Transport Management, Freight Clearing and Forwarding, Shipping and Port Logistics Management as well as Road and Railways Transport Management. Based on the professional and academic profile of our staff, the Department is committed to producing highly qualified graduates with in-depth knowledge, skills and attitude in the mentioned areas, through the use of modern and innovative ways of teaching.
The Department is actively engaged in providing quality research and consultancy services for the community in various areas including; transport planning, optimization, traffic planning and management, transport investment analysis, scheduling, green transport, transport insurance, supply chain management and international logistics. In collaboration with other departments, the Department welcomes research and consultancy inquiries from various stakeholders, thus benefiting the transport sector and the community at large. The Department also offers tailor-made courses to meet specific industry needs covering logistics, transport, maritime, supply chain management and allied fields.


These are Competence-Based Education and Training (CBET) programmes. The philosophy behind these programmes is the Competence-Based Education and Training (CBET) approach. It is reflected in clearly defined programme learning outcomes and supported by well-organized Instructional and Credentialing Systems. The learning outcomes are geared towards producing graduates who are well equipped with knowledge, skills and attitudes in a specified occupational activity. Programmes conducted under this system are:

Bachelor’s ‘s Degree Programmes:-

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Logistics and Transport Management:-
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Shipping and Port Logistics Management
  • Bachelor Degree in Rail-Road Logistics Management
  • Ordinary Diploma Programmes:-

  • Diploma in Logistics and Transport Management
  • Diploma in Freight Clearing and Forwarding
  • Diploma in Shipping and Port Logistics Operations
  • Diploma in Rail-Road Logistics Operations
  • Basic Technician Certificate Programmes:

  • Basic Technician Certificate in Logistics and Transport Management
  • Basic Technician Certificate in Freight Clearing and Forwarding
  • Basic Technician Certificate in Shipping and Port Logistics Operations
  • Basic Technician Certificate in Rail-Road Logistics Operations

Meet Our Team

Area of Specilization: Procurement and Supply Chain Management, Freight Clearing and Forwarding.

Ms. Tatu Salu

Assistant Head of Department
Area of Specilization Logistics and Transport Management.

Mr. Godlisten Msumanje

Examination officer | Assistant Lecturer
Area of Specilization Logistics and Transport Management.

Mr. Sesera Samson

Quality Control
Area of Specilication:Logistics and Transport Management, Rail Transport Management.

Mr. Michael A. Soka

Time Table Coordinator