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Do you want to: 

  • Fast-track your career?
  • Improve your job prospects?
  • Get the recognition you deserve?
  • Know more about your industry?
  • Spend time with like-minded railway professionals?

The IRO in conjunction with  Glasgow Caledonian University offers a distance learning professional development programme in Railway Operations Management.

The Railway Operations Management programme is structured over 3 levels:


Watch students and industry leaders discuss how our courses can enhance your career in Railway Operations:

How do I fund it?
As some of the most affordable higher education courses in the UK, we offer a range of flexible payment options to suit your circumstances.

  • Company sponsorship
  • IRO interest free instalment plan
  • Student financeclick here for more information
  • IRO scholarship fund
  • Levy funded (Applied Professional Practice MBA Degree Apprenticeship only)

The IRO offers a scholarship fund that will partially or fully fund the study of several new students. Please email if you would like to apply.


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