|Location||United Kingdom, (Main Site)|
|Type||Master courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||1 year|
|Awards||MSc degree/PgDip course|
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
IELTS: 6.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each band)
At least 1 reference(s) should be provided.
One academic reference must be sent
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
Escalating competition and the globalisation of supply markets make it
essential that supply professionals keep up to date and broaden their
capabilities in key areas such as strategy, e-commerce, sourcing and
This course aims to meet the needs of such professionals, whether
they are employed or studying in preparation for employment. It will
equip you with a comprehensive understanding of supply chain
management through the development of knowledge, skills and expertise.
This MSc will provide you with a framework
within which you will develop an in-depth understanding of supply
chain management and the different ways it contributes to competitive
advantage and to the wealth and advancement of society.
You will develop a range of knowledge, tools and skills and the
ability to use these in a variety of operational situations through
learning by doing. You will enhance your ability to think analytically
in order to successfully apply your knowledge and technical expertise
to the solution of real business problems.
We support and encourage students to develop their individual
managerial and research capabilities in order to equip them to become
the effective supply chain managers and change agents of the future.
The course has the following eight taught modules:
- Purchasing Management
- Supply Chain Management
- Engineering Strategy
- Lean Operations
- Quality Management and 6 Sigma
- Project Management
- Contract Management
In addition the student must satisfactorily complete an individual
Job satisfaction and remuneration prospects are excellent, with
employer demand for those with a supply chain background outstripping
the supply of suitably qualified applicants.
This course aims to equip the student with a comprehensive
understanding of supply chain management through the development of
knowledge, skills and expertise in the subject