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Logistics and Supply Chain Analytics (MSc)

Logistics and Supply Chain Analytics (MSc)

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Study mode

Full time


1 year

Start date


Key information

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Supply Chain Management Data Analysis

Course type


Course Summary

With a stronger quantitative focus than other similar UK master's, this degree will develop your analytical and modelling capabilities, making you highly employable. Southampton is also ranked in the World Top 40 and 6th in the UK for Statistics and Operational Research (QS World University Rankings by Subject 2021); You’ll be taught by top researchers from one of the country's leading analytics research groups; You could apply for a summer project in industry, which will form your dissertation and enhance your CV; Our students have undertaken summer projects with a range of organisations including Rolls-Royce, Eurostar, Tesco, and Arup. We also offer projects in China. You’ll benefit from seminars by industry experts, career-focused workshops and more.


The overreaching goal of this module is to develop your quantitative problem solving skills by improving your algorithmic thinking and computer implementation skills. The module aims to provide you with in-depth knowledge about the contemporary optimisation methods, their strengths, efficient implementations and application areas, usability and shortcomings. The module emphasises the versatility of the methods, and encourages you to apply these techniques to diverse areas of business, in order to reorient your thinking processes towards a perspective of continuous improvement of every process.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK/ international students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

Students will need a 2:1 degree in: business, economics, science engineering, IT, management, We might consider other subjects if you can show evidence of quantitative study.

University information

With over 100 years of heritage at its Highfield Campus alone, the University of Southampton prides itself on its history and tradition, commitment to prestige, and student success. The university is one of the original institutions that founded the UK’s Russell Group of prestigious, research-focused universities. Southampton is now ranked among the top 15 universities in the UK by the Complete University Guide 2022, and has been awarded the...more