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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 type


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. On the two-year work experience route, the course offers useful work placement opportunities. Develop and enhance your technical and problem solving skills in the area of logistics, with a specific emphasis on supply chain management. Promote contemporary best practice in the theory and application of leading edge technologies, processes and systems; Provide a route to Chartered Institute of; Logistics and Transport (CILT) and Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (CIPS) membership. This course enhances your career potential by improving your knowledge and transferable skills. Through the use of our academics' industrial experience, research and consultancy, we engage you into an enriched practical teaching environment. 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.

Different course options

Full time | City Campus | 12 months | SEP-19

Study mode

Full time


12 months

Start date



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