In today's job market, you want to give your students every advantage. Not just a college degree, but an understanding of real-world problems and appropriate solutions. At MercuryGate, we've been solving transportation problems for leading shippers and third-party logistics companies since 2000 and were among the first to offer transportation software in a SaaS model. We support over 90,000 users each day on our applications and over 200 different customers, 75% of whom are logistics service providers with their own customers.
Now we're taking on a new challenge—a program we call "MercuryGate University," and it's designed to promote the use of leading edge logistics tools in classrooms across the country and to train the supply chain leaders of tomorrow. Students and faculty can use the full suite of MercuryGate Transportation Management Systems (TMS) —including our route optimizer—to model and solve realistic business challenges.
We'll provide our software to you, free of charge, to use with your students or for your own projects. We'll even provide training and help you configure the software to support your syllabus.
- Learn how to solve realistic business challenges utilizing the MercuryGate software suite
- Participate in student career placement opportunities and internships through MercuryGate customer partners
- Use the MercuryGate software suite for special research projects or to provide business consulting
- Take advantage of opportunities for speaking engagements, case studies, and co-authored publishing
Who can participate?
MercuryGate University is open to all accredited institutions of higher learning and their affiliates and is fully managed through MercuryGate International, Inc.
Membership is FREE. Yes, absolutely free. Our customers have asked us to provide this service to give tomorrow's supply chain leaders a better understanding of logistics technology and an increased exposure to real world situations and industry best practices.