Studyportals
M.Sc. On Campus

Logistics and Supply Chain Management

University of Worcester

12 months
Duration
14100 GBP/year
7290 GBP/year
Unknown
Tuition fee
Anytime
Unknown
Apply date
Unknown
Start date

About

The Logistics and Supply Chain Management programme of University of Worcester has been specifically designed to provide you with a range of skills that will give you a competitive advantage in the global marketplace.

Hey there 👋🏼

Interested in some tips for finding the best matching programme for you?

Here is a checklist of the most common actions that users take before finding their dream programme.

Completed items

Search with at least 2 filters
You can use the search page. The filter section on the left contains a variety of useful filters.
0 / 5
Visit 5 programme pages
You can find programmes in different ways. If you haven't viewed any programmes yet, the search page is probably a good place to start.
0 / 2
Visit 2 university pages
You can find universities in different ways. From the page of a programme you like you can jump to the corresponding university or you can start with the country you like and check a list of universities there.
Take our personality test
Would you like to know what kind of programme would fit your personality best? Go to the personality test page to take the test.
Take our country test
Would you like to which country would be the ideal place for you to study? Go to the country test page to take the test.
Create an account
Creating an account gives you a number of benefits. It will unlock 6 more items on your checklist. Some new things you'll be able to do are:
  • Check your fit with a programme
  • View recommendations
  • Compare programmes

Overview

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.

Key features

  • 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.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • 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

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

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.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    14100 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14100 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    7290 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7290 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Worcester

660 - 1140 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Fresh content

Updated in the last year

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Our partners

Logistics and Supply Chain Management
-
University of Worcester

Wishlist

Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!