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Postgraduate Diploma Online

Supply Chain Management and Global Logistics

University of Essex Online

16 months
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5918 GBP/year
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About

This postgraduate short Supply Chain Management and Global Logistics course from University of Essex Online goes into detail on each stage in the supply chain journey, from procurement to delivery, with a particular focus on the increasingly important procurement and sustainability aspects of the sector.

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Overview

The Supply Chain Management and Global Logistics course from University of Essex Online has been designed as a whole to ensure a seamless transition between modules, through which you will explore topics such as:

  • 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

Upon completion of the course, you will have the opportunity to progress to our full Masters degree.

Why we’re great

  • Focus on contemporary topics including procurement, sustainability and the use of big data.
  • Contextualise your studies by following a single product throughout the entire supply chain process.
  • Prepares you to enter or progress within the high-demand industry of supply chain management, with up to six job vacancies for every applicant in the field.

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

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 16 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

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

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

In order to satisfy the academic entry route requirements for our PG Dip 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 PG Dip 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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  • International

    5918 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7891 GBP for the full programme during 16 months.
  • National

    5918 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7891 GBP for the full programme during 16 months.

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.

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