24 months
11836 GBP/year
11836 GBP/year
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The Supply Chain Management and Global Logistics program from University of Essex Online has been developed to impart the knowledge that a logistics professional needs to know to succeed within the field, with a particular focus on procurement, sustainability, and the use of major developments in digital business management such as artificial intelligence and big data.

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Tutors will make use of a simple t-shirt example to contextualise their course material throughout the entire programme, encouraging students to see beyond the seemingly straightforward product to the complexities within every stage of its supply.

Modules have been integrated within the programme as a whole to provide a comprehensive and logical progression of course content. Examples of topics you will study include:

  • the role of finance, including corporate finance, economics and management accounting
  • how the sustainability agenda has driven profound changes in the management of supply chains
  • the management decisions, marketing channels and relationships between trading concerns and transport channels

Towards the end of your Supply Chain Management and Global Logistics program from University of Essex Online , you will apply the new skills and knowledge you have gained to an individual research project on the topic of your choice.

Your future

Demand for logistics and supply chain management professionals is very high, with an estimated six positions available for each qualified candidate. Possible roles include those within supply chain planning and design, warehouse management, procurement, freight transportation, inventory management and control, and distribution network design.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Core Concepts in Logistics, Operations and Supply Chain Management 
  • Sustainable Supply Chain Management  
  • Global Logistics and Transport Management 
  • The Finance of Supply Chain Management
  • Supply Chain Analytics and Innovations 
  • Global Procurement and Risk Management 

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

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University of Essex Online have regular intakes throughout the year – apply now and you could start your course soon! 


180 alternative credits



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General requirements

In order to satisfy the academic entry route requirements for our MSc Supply Chain Management and Global Logistics, you must have the following qualifications as a minimum:

  • an undergraduate degree from an approved institution, equivalent to a UK Honours degree, or a relevant professional qualification

In order to satisfy the work experience entry route requirements for our MSc Supply Chain Management and Global Logistics, you must meet the following criteria:

  • at least three years’ relevant work experience within supply chain or logistics

Tuition Fee

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