Diploma in Container Terminal Management (DCTM)

Autonomous Program

India is the 16th largest maritime country in the world with 95% of India's trading being done through maritime transport. Diploma in Container Terminal Management will create career opportunities in the high growth sectors of Terminal Management.

This program will give the students an understanding of the processes that fall into the working of a typical container terminal at sea port and also at inland container terminal. The program covers concepts of ports and different facets of container terminal operations.

Career Opportunities:
Commercial Manager, Freight Manager, Import Export Executive, Operations Superintendent, Manager Inland Container Terminal, Terminal In-charge.

  • Bachelor’s Degree holder / Graduate from a recognized statutory University/ Board in Maharashtra OR its Equivalent/ Diploma in Engg. & Technology of MSBTE OR its Equivalent.
  • International / SAARC Graduates from a recognised / accredited University / Institution.
  • Students appearing for their final graduation exam may also apply, subject to completion of graduation within the time period specified by SCDL.

  • The duration of the program is one and half years.
  • The registration period is valid for two academic years.

Total Credit Points : 46

Course Title
Introduction to Harbour’s, Ports and Terminals
Introductions to Ships and Containers
Basics of Multimodal Transport
Commercial Geography
Course Title
Management and Operations of Container Terminal
Role of Technology in Container Terminal Operations
Financial Aspects of Ports
Maritime and Commercial Law

Course Title
Risk and Insurance Management
Marketing in Shipping and Logistics
Industrial Relations and Labour Laws in Logistics

    Application Form Fees (Non-refundable):
  • For Indian Residents (General / Defence Personnel / Paramilitary / Police): Rs. 1000/-
  • International / SAARC: USD 100 OR Rs. 7,100/-

Program Fees: Students have two options of paying the fees as mentioned below:
A] Option 1 – One Time Payment:- Student has to pay the full course fees in one time payment, within 30 days from the date of admission

  • General: Rs. 35,000/-
  • Active Defence / Paramilitary / Police: Rs. 30,000/-
  • International : USD 1,500 or Rs. 1,06,500/-
  • SAARC : USD 850 or Rs. 60,350/-

B] Option 2 - Two-Installments: Student has to pay the course fees in two installments as follows:

Category 1st Installment - Pay within 15 days
from the date of admission
2nd Installment - Pay within 30 days from the
date of payment of 1st Installment
General Rs. 26,000/- Rs. 14,000/-
Active Defence/ Paramilitary / Police Rs. 23,000/- Rs. 12,000/-
International USD 1,200 or Rs. 85,200/- USD 600 or Rs. 42,600/-
SAARC USD 700 or Rs. 49,700/- USD 300 or RS. 21,300/-

    Note: Batch for the program will start subject to sufficient enrollment. Participants are required to pay exam fees per exam per attempt separately. Exam Fee is not a part of Program Fee.

    Fee Payment Mode: Fees can be paid Online or by Demand Draft.
  • Payment via Online: this can be done through payment gateway.
  • Payment via DD: this can be submitted at SCDL Pune campus. The Demand Draft needs to be in favor of "The Director, SCDL, Pune" payable at Pune only.

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