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Global Supply Chain Management MSc

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Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP

Key information
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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Supply Chain Management International Business Studies

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

Who is it for?

The Global Supply Chain Management degree is for you if you want to learn about the latest thinking and business practices in global supply chain management generally. It is not suitable if you’re already very experienced and looking to specialise.

You must have a general interest in various supply chain processes including procurement, logistics and supply chain analytics.

You may hold a bachelor’s degree in business, engineering or social sciences and either have a basic level of understanding of statistics or be up to the challenge of learning more about quantitative analysis.

Objectives:

On graduation, you’ll have a 360º perspective of global supply chains, an essential first step in building your career in the discipline.

You’ll be ready to identify the opportunities and risks facing supply chains and provide both strategic and analytical tools to manage them.

All based on the most recent academic research and innovative current business practices.

In this most global of sectors you’ll be equipped with cultural sensitivity, and effective business communication, networking and time management skills.

This degree has been accredited by The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT,UK) and offers full exemption from the educational requirements for Chartered Membership.

What will you learn:

On the Global Supply Chain Management master’s course, you will:

  • Develop your knowledge and understanding of key supply chain subjects ranging from procurement and operations to supply chain analytics.
  • Experience a range of international perspectives from your collaboration with peers from up to 20 countries.
  • Demonstrate a systematic understanding of the internal and external factors affecting successful supply chain management.
  • Formulate decisions in complex, interrelated areas of supply chain, finance, operations, management and strategy.
  • Analyse international business trends that shape global supply chain thinking from businesses around the world.

Careers:

The aim is to develop graduates with strong strategic supply chain knowledge and advanced analytical and consulting skills. These characteristics are highly valued across industry sectors. For this reason, you would continue your careers in a diverse set of sectors from retail to consulting to production to logistics.

Modules

The aim of this module is to equip you with an understanding of the most common accounting and finance techniques and practices, and will include the use of published company reports and accounts, and other internally generated information, that enables management to make decisions and control operations.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

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Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK/ international students

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Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students need to have UK upper second class degree or above, or the equivalent from an overseas institution. Some level of previous study in finance or quantitative methods is preferred.

Department profile

The Bayes Business School (formerly Cass Business School) is one of City, University of London’s five Schools. Ranked 3rd in London, 6th in the UK and 25th in Europe (Financial Times European Business School ranking 2020), Bayes (formerly Cass Business School) is part of an elite group of business schools to have been awarded triple accreditation by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), the Association of MBAs (AMBA)...more

University information

City, University of London is a leading UK university, with a global vision and a commitment to transforming lives through education. It is home to over 20,000 students, 46% of which are studying at postgraduate level and has over 175,000 alumni from over 180 countries. City is divided into five different academic Schools: School of Arts & Social Sciences Bayes Business School (formerly Cass) School of Health Sciences The City Law...more

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