At the Logistics and Supply Chain Management programme of University of Worcester you will be taught by senior academics who have wealth of professional experience and excellent links with industry. In studying a variety of subjects in the course modules, you will gain the knowledge and experience needed for a successful career in the area of Logistics, Supply Chain and Operations Management.
The course will assist you in expanding your expertise in areas such as entrepreneurship, project management and human resource management. You will also have the opportunity to work as an operation's management consultant working for a real client. This will include the analysis of ongoing business issues and assisting the client in developing solutions. Consequently, you will enhance your critical thinking skills and your ability to devise solutions that are economically feasible and operationally effective.
The course content is both practical and relevant to real business life and this includes the option of an internship to provide you with a flavour of the actual world of business.
- Scholarships and Discounts for international students, based on their grades
- Work-related curriculum that enhances your ability to adapt to complex situations
- Modules based on contemporary research, scholarship and cutting-edge thinking
- The course is taught by senior academics who have excellent links with industry and a wealth of professional experience
- Opportunities to gain access to local and national employers through the internship
- Cross-learning opportunities amongst students of diverse backgrounds and business practices from around the world
- A flexible course design to allow two entry points in both September and January
Where could it take you?
This course is designed in a way that allows you to develop the high-level knowledge and skills to pursue a career in Logistics and Supply Chain Management. This is a growing area of interest and many people are becoming specialists in this field due to its importance in today’s globalised world and business landscape. This course introduces you to various sources of information and methods of analysis for the purpose of business decision making in operations and managing projects.
You will develop the skills of integrating and evaluating relevant information to aid informed and creative problem solving. Furthermore, the course develops the critical thinking skills which are essential for boosting your employability prospects. In addition, the international nature of the candidates, the diversity of expertise and backgrounds together with the University's commitment to the sustainability agenda will all have a profound impact on your employability.
Links with employers
The Business School works closely with a number of professional organisations including the Chartered Institute of Management, Institute of Commercial Management, Chartered Institute of Marketing, Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development, Chartered Institute of Public Relations, Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, Institute of Financial Accountants, Chartered Institute of Payroll Professionals, and British Computer Society.
- Operations and Value Chain Management
- Managing the Logistics and the Supply Chain
- Research Methods
- Project Management Theory and Practice
- Global Strategy
- Contract and Procurement
- Business Information Systems
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesSupply Chain Management & Logistics View 150 other Masters in Supply Chain Management & Logistics in United Kingdom
An honours degree at 2:2 level or above (or International students holding a qualification recognised as equivalent by the University).
Recognition of Prior Learning
Students with relevant previous study at postgraduate level or with extensive experience may be considered eligible for recognition of prior learning. Please contact the Registry Admissions Office for further information or guidance on 01905 855111. Further information on Recognition of Prior Learning can be found at our Registry Services page.
Students whose first language is not English are required to demonstrate proficiency to a minimum level of 6.5 IELTS (and minimum of 5.5 in each element) or equivalent.
International14100 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 14100 GBP per year during 12 months.
EU/EEA7290 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 7290 GBP per year during 12 months.
Living costs for Worcester
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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