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Logistics and Supply Chain Management MSc


Key information
Source: HOTCOURSES, June 2016.


Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Supply Chain Management Logistics

Course type


Course summary
Source: HOTCOURSES, June 2016.

MSc has been accredited by the most relevant professional bodies in logistics – the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT) and the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply (CIPS) – giving you a head start in this competitive field. Programme content includes field trips, industry speakers and a strong practical and problem-solving element, delivered by staff recognised for cutting-edge research and translating industry best practices. You will become familiar with the tools and techniques necessary to develop effective and efficient supply chains which deliver higher levels of value for the end user and facilitate sustainable business growth. You will explore current theory and research, seeing how this informs practice, and develop innovative solutions to real-life logistics and supply chain problems. You will also benefit from the vast expertise and resources of our Logistics Institute, a world-class facility based at the Business School.

Different course options
Source: HOTCOURSES, June 2016.

Study mode

Full time


1 year

Start date


These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course.

Source: HOTCOURSES, June 2016.

Logistics Technology - Core

Logistics Technology evaluates contemporary technologies such as RFID (radio frequency identification) and AIDC (automatic identification and data capture) in the context of logistics applications and responsiveness. The module provides insight into the wider business implications of IT and other emerging technologies.

Global Logistics and Supply Chain Management - Core

Global Logistics and Supply Chain Management investigates the international dimensions of transport, procurement and distribution as well as legal, financial and security aspects. You will develop in-depth understanding of the regulation of international supply networks and other complex logistics problems.

Tuition fees
Source: HOTCOURSES, June 2016.

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements
Source: HOTCOURSES, June 2016.

An Honours degree or equivalent.