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Logistics and Supply Chain Management

University of Northampton

12 months
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14000 GBP/year
7470 GBP/year
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This Logistics and Supply Chain Management postgraduate programme offered at the University of Northampton covers every stage of the supply chain, from raw material supply to resource recovery, as well as the many modes of transport. You will investigate and evaluate the range of current approaches and how this could change through the use of theoretical and industry sources.

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Overview

Course Details

This Logistics and Supply Chain Management postgraduate programme offered at the University of Northampton aims to develop proactive managers who are confident in managing projects and business improvement of functional areas through effective leadership. It will allow you to follow a programme of management study containing a considerable element of specialism related to the supply chain of both local and multinational companies.

This course will also provide both pre-experience career preparation and post-experience career progression opportunities for students from any disciplinary background at first degree level, but with the aspiration to enter or progress more rapidly in careers in logistics management or business. It will build on your existing skills and capabilities to develop Masters level knowledge and skills in the business and logistics management field, enhancing your employability and future career prospects.

You will develop a strong, conceptual and theoretical understanding of logistics management issues, problems and opportunities, and gain the skills, analytic techniques and tools to make a significant sustained contribution to the achievement of employer goals. The teaching will enable you to link theory into practice by a variety of methods, including case studies, business simulations, the completion of an applied research project and, in some cases, by means of a work-based learning component.

As a student on this Logistics and Supply Chain Management course, you’ll follow a core programme of study designed to broaden and reinforce your management knowledge in areas of managing operations, project management, risk and resilience, and the internet of things. You will additionally cover a range of topics specific to your chosen subject area, such as international logistics, applied logistics, procurement and supply, strategic issues in logistics and sustainability and environment. There’s also further opportunity to explore these subjects in your final Logistics Research Project.

Career opportunities

  • In many of the largest economies in the world, up to one person in eight is employed in logistics and supply chain management.
  • A career in logistics and supply chain management can be a key to a lifetime of discovering the diversity of the modern world of business.
  • Successful completion of this course will prepare you for an exciting career with the potential to achieve success as a senior manager with a multi-national organisation.

Accreditation

This course is externally accredited by the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT). Successful completion of the course will allow you admission as a member (MILT) or Chartered Member (CMILT) depending on your professional experience at the time of application.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Managing Operations
  • International Logistics & Supply Chain
  • Strategic Issues in Logistics
  • Applied Logistics, Procurement and Supply
  • Risk and Resilience in Holistic Value Chain Management
  • Digital Twins and the Internet of Things

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • To be eligible for this course the typical entry requirement would be a 2.2 or higher degree classification from a UK university or equivalent.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14000 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    7470 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7470 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Northampton

796 - 1510 GBP /month
Living costs

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