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Logistics and Supply Chain Management MSc

Logistics and Supply Chain Management MSc

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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

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Course Summary

Course summary

The course covers strategies, management, technology and systems. You learn modern approaches to supply chain management such as lean, six-sigma and operations management which are integral elements of the course. This course enhances your career potential by improving your knowledge and transferable skills through the use of our academics' industrial experience, research and consultancy and engage you into an enriched practical teaching environment. Sheffield Hallam University is a SAP Student Academy and a founding member of the SAP University Alliance. Therefore, you will have the opportunity to have free access to SAP and sit the SAP certification in one of the available modules by SAP but at extra cost.

Future careers

This course prepares you for a career as a logistics coordinator, a supply chain analyst, a solutions analyst, a supply chain coordinator, a demand analyst. Previous graduates of this course have gone on to work for Caterpillar – the world's leading manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines and industrial gas turbines. Dematic – the market leader in innovative logistics automation systems.

Different course options

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

Study mode

Full time


1 year

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Finance And Marketing (15 Credits) - Core
Global Supply Chain And Manufacturing Strategy (15 Credits) - Core
Lean Operations And Six Sigma (15 Credits) - Core
Logistics And Enterprise Information Systems (15 Credits) - Core
Warehouse Systems And Transportation (15 Credits) - Core
Project And Quality Management (15 Credits) - Core
Strategic Sourcing And Procurement (15 Credits) - Core
Supply Chain Modelling And Simulation (15 Credits) - Core
Project And Dissertation (60 Credits) - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (overall cost)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (overall cost)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

Students need to have one from: an honours degree 2.2 or above in science or engineering; an honours degree 2.2 or above in business or management, where some computing or technology focussed modules have been studied; suitable professional qualifications in engineering, management or supply chain management; a degree in any area, plus at least one year of industrial experience in a role or organisation related to operations management, logistics or supply chain management; a diploma in a technological area, with at least three years of experience in a logistics or supply chain related field.

University information

There are more than 30,000 students currently at Sheffield Hallam, with more than 7,000 of those studying at postgraduate level. Sheffield Hallam University focuses heavily on industry experience and applied learning. You will study in the heart of Sheffield City centre, on one of the many postgraduate taught and research courses. They are shaped to help prepare you for highly skilled employment, creative problem-solving and dealing with...more

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