M.Sc. On Campus

Logistics and Supply Chain Analytics

University of Southampton

12 months
25000 GBP/year
13000 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Gain the expertise to manage the movement of goods, people, data or money across a supply chain at the Logistics and Supply Chain Analytics MSc course offered at the University of Southampton. You’ll develop advanced management and analytical skills, and have the chance to work on a real business project during a 3-month industry placement.


Course Details

At the Logistics and Supply Chain Analytics MSc course offered at the University of Southampton, you'll learn advanced management skills and the ability to use data to make good business decisions. You'll gain a thorough grounding in:

  • integrated and international logistics supply chain management
  • software and programming skills
  • quantitative, qualitative and technical skills

You'll graduate from the course knowing how to:

  • formulate a hypothesis and use data to test it
  • use analytical techniques to support decision making
  • develop computer-based decision support systems to gain insight from data

We'll give you plenty of support before and during the project, including seminars and workshops, to help you get the most from your placement.

The course is taught in association with the University's cross-disciplinary Centre of Operational Research, Management Sciences and Information Systems (CORMSIS), one of the largest groups of its kind in the UK. This means you'll benefit from a wider choice of optional modules which you can use to pursue your own interests or career plans.

You’ll be taught by academics from one of the country’s leading analytics research groups, and graduate with the skills and knowledge for a successful career in logistics.

Career Opportunities

As a graduate of this course, your expertise will be in demand across the manufacturing, retail and transportation sectors. 

You could choose to join one of the specialist consultancy firms or software development companies that offer support to large companies in areas such as: 

  • distribution network planning 
  • vehicle route planning 
  • public transport 
  • warehouse management 
  • location decision support 
  • healthcare logistics 
  • workforce planning 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Computational Methods for Logistics
  • International Logistics
  • Sustainable Supply Chain Management
  • Purchasing and Supply Management
  • Simulation
  • Behavioural Operations
  • Credit Risk & Data Analytics
  • Dissertation (DDAR)
  • Optimisation and Decision Modelling
  • Project Risk Management

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

You’ll need a 2:1 degree in: 

  • business 
  • economics 
  • science 
  • engineering 
  • IT 
  • management 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25000 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    13000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13000 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.

EU and international students pay £25,000.

Living costs for Southampton

697 - 1093 GBP /month
Living costs

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


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