MSc Supply Chain Management

University of Groningen

Program Description

MSc Supply Chain Management

University of Groningen

MSc Supply Chain Management

To deliver high quality products and services in a fast and efficient way, you need to know how to design and coordinate supply chains. Find out in this programme how to plan and control logistics.

A supply chain can be seen as a network of organizations working together to fulfil customer orders. It is a flow of materials, information and services. Effective supply chain management and logistics can provide an organization with competitive advantage.

The one-year Master's programme focuses on the design and coordination of supply chains and on planning and controlling supply chain operations. You will learn to develop supply chain theories, models, methods and best practices. This knowledge and these skills will help you increase supply chain quality, flexibility, and reliability. In addition, you will be trained to increase delivery speed and efficiency in the order fulfilment process.

You will be trained to define, diagnose and analyse supply chain decision problems. You will also learn to propose and evaluate effective solutions. In addition, you will be trained to deal with relevant trends in technology and ICT, sustainability and market trends such as Internet sales.

This programme is taught in English.

Entry Requirements - International students

You need a GMAT or GRE in order to enter a Master of Science programme at the Faculty of Economics and Business.

GMAT score:

  • 600 or higher: you will be automatically accepted, provided you meet all other requirements
  • 500 or higher: the final decision will be taken by the Board of Admissions

GRE score: Or you need to submit a positive GRE-exam result.

Exemptions: Please check exemption regulations for a GMAT/GRE test.

To be applicable for this Master's programme, you need an academic bachelor's degree in the field of Business, Management, Human Resource Management, Economics, Econometrics, International Economic Relations / Trade and Accountancy.

To assess whether your educational/academic background meets the specific programme requirements, we will consider the level and curriculum of your previous studies, and the grades that you have obtained. This evaluation is carried out by the Admissions Officer and the Admissions Board.

This school offers programs in:
  • English

Last updated November 22, 2016
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 4, 2017
1 year
Full time
2,006 EUR
May 1, 2017
EU and non-EU
Start date Sept. 4, 2017
Netherlands Groningen
Application deadline May 1, 2017
EU and non-EU
End date Request Info
Duration 1 year
Price 2,006 EUR
- EU, 14.200 EUR. - non-EU per year