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Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Kingston University

M.Sc.
12 months
Duration
15300 GBP/year
10080 GBP/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Logistics and Supply Chain Management course at Kingston University has been designed to prepare and develop your ability to carry out advanced analysis and research in the field of logistics and supply chain management within a global context.

Overview

During the Logistics and Supply Chain Management course at Kingston University, you will gain the following opportunities to:

  • Gain the practical skills and knowledge to make an immediate and effective contribution in a logistics-related role and a solid understanding of global business from a strategic and operational perspective.
  • Conduct your research project and dissertation on a specific issue that matches your career interests and put theory into practice.
  • Become a CIPS member after three years' experience in purchasing and supply chain management.
  • Take advantage of a guest speaker programme featuring leading experts in logistics and supply chain management.
  • Students come from all over the world to study at Kingston Business School, so you will finish the course with an international network of contacts.
  • Grow a network of logistics and supply chain management professionals during the course.

What will you study?

The programme is delivered on a full-time basis over one year, starting in September. You will be expected to attend scheduled sessions throughout the day (although not necessarily all day) between Monday and Friday.

In the first semester, you will develop a broad understanding of management concepts, theories and ideas, such as how to manage organisations and supply chains. This provides you with a solid foundation from both strategic and operational perspectives.

In the second semester and dissertation, you will put this knowledge to use through practical application to real situations. One example is through company visits, which students often arrange for themselves. These opportunities to engage with real supply chain managers build your confidence and ability to question established practice.

Graduate destinations

As a Logistics and Supply Chain Management graduates you'll have a huge spectrum of companies and positions to work in, for example providing third party logistics, aerospace and electrical/electronic products and technology-based firms.

Programme Structure

Modules included:

  • Fundamentals of Business Management
  • Operations and Supply Chain Management
  • Strategic Operations and Outsourcing
  • Logistics Management
  • Supply Chain Research Proposal and Dissertation

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

We encourage you to apply as soon as possible, applications will close when the course is full.

Language

English

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Required

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • We welcome applications from anyone with a good honours (or equivalent) in any relevant discipline.
  • If you do not have an honours degree, you will need to show us evidence that you know enough about the relevant subjects to understand the course materials – for example, a professional qualification, training or work experience in a relevant field (contact the postgraduate admissions team to find out more).

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15300 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15300 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    10080 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10080 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

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