Global Supply Chain and Logistics Management, M.Sc.

Global Supply Chain and Logistics Management, M.Sc.

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    Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
University rank #147 (WUR) ,
Study the issues relating to the development of buyer-supplier relationships, operations management, procurement strategies, logistics operations, negotiation and outsourcing.

About

Benefit from a network of associates through:

  • career-enhancing events
  • company visits
  • simulations
  • guest lectures.

The course also offers a range of internship opportunities designed to enrich your understanding of supply chain and logistics issues.

Key facts
  • Our courses are carefully designed to prepare you for a successful business career.
  • Learning with people from all over the world will provide you with the expertise and confidence to do global business.
  • Our wide range of business Masters – from management, marketing and entrepreneurship to accounting and finance – are all taught by top academic researchers and experienced industry practitioners.
Careers

This course provides you with the skills to enter a range of careers within the broad fields of supply chain and logistics management – including roles such as:

  • buying specialist
  • procurement manager
  • supply chain operative
  • warehouse manager
  • contracts and negotiations specialist.

Accreditation

The MSc is accredited by the UK’s two leading supply chain and logistics associations – the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply (CIPS) and the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT). We are one of only a few leading UK universities to achieve double accreditation.

Programme Structure

Core modules are taken by all students on the course. They give you a solid grounding in your chosen subject and prepare you to explore the topics that interest you most.

  • Essentials of Procurement
  • Logistics Management
  • Management of Negotiation
  • Managing Complex Projects, Products and Systems
  • Managing Operations and Quality
  • Personal and Professional Development
  • Research Methods for Supply Chain and Logistics Management
  • Research Projects (GSCM)
  • Supply Chain Information Systems
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Supply Chain Modelling

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Credits
    180 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    88

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  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score (Grade B2):

    176

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    Note: degree programmes and applications may require a more specific minimum score for admission.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: Upper Second Class

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to Upper Second Class on the UK Honour scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on the UK Honour scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

An upper second-class (2.1) undergraduate honours degree or above, or equivalent professional qualification.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    17450 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17450 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    10250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10250 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
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Living costs for Brighton

  • 815 - 1390 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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