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Recognized Educational Center (CoE) affiliated with the Indian Institute of Freight Forwarders (IIFF), the educational and training Arm of the Federation of Freight Forwarders’ Association in India (FFFAI).
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About Rajadhani Group Of Educational Institutions
Rajadhani Business School (RBS), an integral part of the Rajadhani Institute of Engineering and Technology (RIET), is a vibrant institution. Our business school takes pride in offering an AICTE-approved full-time MBA program affiliated with APJ Abdul Kalam Technological University in Trivandrum. The program provides specializations in Finance, Marketing, Human Resources, Operations, and Information Systems.
In 2023, RBS introduced a new AICTE-approved MBA program focusing on Shipping and Logistics Management, further strengthening its educational offerings. Additionally, in November 2023, RBS collaborated with FFFAI and IIFF to deliver a FIATA-approved diploma program in Kerala. Through our MBA program and this diploma initiative, RBS aims to create opportunities for jobseekers to secure positions in logistics companies, both nationally and internationally, as well as at the Vizhinjam International Seaport and other global ports.
About the Course
This undergraduate diploma empowers individuals to acquire knowledge, skills, and practical experience essential for emerging professionals in the thriving logistics industry. Logistics, involving the coordination of supply chain activities, is crucial for efficiently moving products from suppliers to customers, emphasizing the significance of practical knowledge in reducing costs and meeting customer demands promptly.
The Indian Institute of Freight Forwarders (IIFF) International Diploma, accredited by FIATA, is a highly coveted vocational training program recognized in 52 countries. This 6-month (320 hours) diploma, offered by RAISE through Rajadhani Business School, focuses on Shipping, Logistics, and Freight Forwarding. The international diploma exposes students to supply chain management challenges, enhancing their understanding of both inter-firm and intra-firm coordination complexities, paving the way for placements in global logistics and freight forwarding companies.
Established in 2005 by the Federation of Freight Forwarders’ Associations in India, the Indian Institute of Freight Forwarders (IIFF) addresses the industry’s skill gap by nurturing industry-ready professionals. It aims to elevate the skill set of students to meet global standards in India’s Freight Forwarding sector. IIFF’s mission is to vocationalize the existing talent pool and direct them toward the industry. As the sole authorized institute in India, IIFF provides an internationally recognized course in Freight Forwarding, validated by FIATA and delivered through FFFAI in India. Successful students are awarded the IIFF-FIATA Diploma through the program conducted by IIFF.
Established in 1962, the Federation of Freight Forwarders’ Association in India (FFFAI) serves as the apex body for Custom House Agents Associations in the country. FFFAI’s primary purpose is to facilitate, protect, and advance the interests of the profession comprehensively on a national scale. This involves coordinating the activities of Custom House Agents Associations and their members to ensure a unified approach in addressing professional concerns.
FIATA, the International Federation of Freight Forwarders Associations, is a non-governmental organization with a membership base spanning 150 countries. Representing freight forwarders globally, FIATA comprises 114 Association Members and over 5,500 Individual Members, collectively representing 40,000 firms in the freight forwarding and logistics industry. Established in 1926 in Vienna, Austria, FIATA, derived from its French name (Fédération Internationale des Associations de Transitaires et Assimilés), is recognized as ‘the global voice of freight logistics.’ Headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland, FIATA serves as a pivotal reference on international policies and regulations governing the freight forwarding and logistics sector. The organization actively engages at the international level, advocating for service providers involved in trade logistics and supply chain management.
Prospective candidates should have successfully completed their 10+2 (Plus two) from any recognized board.
Faculty & Teaching Approach
Our faculty team consists of a diverse mix of academicians and seasoned industry experts who bring extensive experience and a dedicated passion for training.
Timing And Duration
The course is conducted in a classroom mode on Saturdays and Sundays, from 10 am to 5 pm, spanning a duration of 6 months (320 hours).
Key Features Of The Course
- Conducted exclusively on weekends for 100% accessibility
- Administered by Rajadhani Business School
- Solely certified course in India by the International Freight Forwarders’ Federation (FIATA)
- Faculty comprises industry experts possessing extensive knowledge and decades of experience across various specialized fields within logistics.
- Diploma Awarded by FIATA, ZURICH and SWITZERLAND
- COURSE DURATION: 320 HOURS
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