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Logistics with Green and Sustainable Supply Chain Management MSc

Logistics with Green and Sustainable Supply Chain Management MSc

Key information
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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Supply Chain Management Sustainability

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

Overview

This MSc in Logistics with Green and Sustainable Supply Chain Management from the Edinburgh Business School at Heriot-Watt University provides in-depth understanding of current practices, trends and issues in logistics and supply chain with a key focus on sustainability and green logistics.

It examines the impact of logistics on the environment along with ways of mitigating environmental damage, and considers the differences between the strategic, tactical and operational aspects of green logistics management.

This is a Specialist MSc

MSc Logistics with Green and Sustainable Supply Chain Management is a Specialist MSc programme led by academics at the Edinburgh Business School. As a Specialist MSc, this degree gives those who have worked in the field or studied a similar subject previously, the chance to expand, refine and enhance their knowledge.

This 1-year Masters programme focuses almost entirely on the areas of Logistics and Supply Chain Sustainability. It blends cutting-edge academic thinking with best practice from industry to give graduates and professionals the opportunity to advance with a highly employable skillset.

Students will also achieve PGDip and PGCert awards in this course.

Different course options

Full time | Edinburgh Campus | 1 year | SEP-20

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP-20

Modules

This module explores the relationship between logistics, supply chain management (SCM) and other management functions; To understand the process of formulating strategy for supply chains and ensuring that it is compatible with wider corporate strategy; To appreciate the need for collaboration and cooperation between supply chain partners; To understand and apply the methods used to design supply chain and logistics network strategy; To understand the models used to measure logistics costs and supply chain performance; To explore how disruptive technologies might affect the logistics sector and transform supply chains in the future.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£8,680

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£18,800

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students should hold a good Honours degree (first or second class) or its non-UK equivalent in a relevant subject from a recognised British or overseas university.