MSc Logistics and Supply Chain Management

General

Program Description

Course overview

Our 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 Procurement 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.

What you'll study

You will develop key professional and research skills, as well as an understanding of the ethical business practice. You will also undertake a final research project, which can be either a dissertation or a business-based project.

Core modules

All modules are subject to availability and this list may change at any time.

  • Principles of Logistics and Supply Chain Management
  • Supply Chain Strategy and Design
  • Decision-Making Techniques for Supply Chain Management
  • International Trade and Global Logistics
  • Sustainable Logistics and Operations Management
  • Supply Chain Analytics and Information Management

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Your future prospects

Careers support is available from the Student and Graduate Centre for Professional Success which is the central point of contact for connecting students and business.

Bringing together employability activities from across Hull University Business School, it offers support such as mentoring and CV writing workshops. Students also gain experience of working with business through a year in industry or short-term internships and projects.

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Entry requirements

The programme is designed for graduates from any discipline and for students with a background in logistics.

You will have a minimum of a 2:2 Honours degree or international equivalent, one academic reference and a good command of English.

International students

If you require a Tier 4 student visa to study or if your first language is not English you will be required to provide acceptable evidence of your English language proficiency level.

This course requires academic IELTS 6.0 overall, with no less than 5.5 in each skill.

If your English currently does not reach the University's required standard for this programme, you may be interested in one of our English language courses.

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Last updated Oct 2019

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