MScs in Logistics

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Earning an MSc in Logistics is a great way to propel your management profession in science, engineering, or business. In addition to quickly advancing your career, obtaining this prestigious degree can help you to earn a better title with a sizable rate increase.

Prospective students looking to further their education may ask, “What is an MSc in Logistics?”  This program is perfect for scientifically minded students looking to gain experience working at the management level of engineering, economics, or other mechanically related companies. As an active scholar, you will learn the intricacies of supply chain management and logistical research while also studying the practical aspects of digital marketing and accounting. Upon completing this rigorous master’s degree, you will be able to give any company a competitive edge by applying your analytical skills and logistics knowledge to solve everyday workplace problems.    

In addition to instilling hands-on skills that help graduates to prepare for future industry challenges, an MSc in Logistics can also help graduates to understand the value and cost of transportation. Students enrolled in a competitive MSc program are able to learn from the best professors who have many years of experience in the business and are able to relate their routine knowledge to their students’ education.

The overall cost of enrolling in one of the many international universities offering these competitive programs can differ widely among all institutions. As you begin to research which program is right for you, be sure to inquire about any potential fees required for graduation.

There are many career options to choose from when you graduate with an MSc in Logistics. Most students are able to acquire exciting positions as planners or analysts for large supply chain companies. There are also options to become production coordinators with extensive statistical knowledge that they can use to forecast future production needs and requirements.

Choosing the right valued and accredited MSc program is easy with so many schools offering exceptional curriculums around the world. Online courses are available to earn your degree right from your living room, allowing you to continue your daily routine while also furthering your education and broadening your marketability. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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MSc in Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Manchester Metropolitan University
Campus Full time Part time 1 year September 2018 United Kingdom Manchester + 1 more

Accredited by The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT) and The Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply (CIPS), this course is designed to equip you with the skills and knowledge needed by this fast-paced industry. [+]

Modern business practices rely on accurate logistics and reliable, dependable supply chains. The smooth operation of these crucial aspects of company operations affects the profitability and reputation of any organisation that supplies business-to-business or business-to-consumer.

Accredited by The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT) and The Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply (CIPS), this course is designed to equip you with the skills and knowledge needed by this fast-paced industry. Alongside topics such as strategic sourcing, contract and stakeholder management, and risk management, you also study information technology and information systems. This reflects the revolutionary impact the internet and e-commerce have had on logistics and supply chain management and how they continue to drive innovation.... [-]


MSc Business Analytics: Operational Research and Risk Analysis

Alliance Manchester Business School - The University of Manchester
Campus Full time 12 months September 2018 United Kingdom Manchester

Learn how to overcome the major challenges facing the industry, business, and the public sector today, and influence the decision-making processes of the future. This course gives you the cutting edge analytical approaches, methodologies and tools you need to confidently tackle problems and improve outcomes. [+]

Learn how to overcome the major challenges facing the industry, business, and the public sector today, and influence the decision-making processes of the future. This course gives you the cutting edge analytical approaches, methodologies and tools you need to confidently tackle problems and improve outcomes.

It allows you to specialize in a diverse range of areas including

Consulting skills Big data and web analytics Information systems concepts and tools Decision behavior and psychology of decision making Financial modeling Operations management and process change and improvement approaches Project management Supply chain management, logistics, and procurement Traditional operational research and applied mathematics and statistics ... [-]

MSc/PgDip/PgCert in Operational Research

University of Strathclyde Business School
Online Full time Part time 26 months September 2018 United Kingdom Glasgow + 1 more

The MSc in Operational Research aims to realise the potential of graduates so that you immediately can play an effective role in providing model-based support to managers helping them to make better decisions at an operational/technical level. [+]

Why this course?

Operational Research (called "Operations Research" in some parts of the world) has been briefly described as the "scientific analysis of decisions". It's concerned with assisting and advising decision-makers in a wide variety of settings.

The MSc in Operational Research aims to realise the potential of graduates so that you immediately can play an effective role in providing model-based support to managers helping them to make better decisions at an operational/technical level.

You’ll develop a rigorous academic understanding of advanced analytical methods that are used to provide structured and analytical approaches to decision-making. You’ll also develop practical skills in using operational research models to support decision-makers.... [-]


MSc Management: Operations Pathway

Birmingham Business School, University of Birmingham
Campus Full time 1 year August 2018 United Kingdom Edgbaston

The programme introduces students to advanced management concepts through a combination of core foundation subjects alongside the Operations pathway. Students also have the opportunity to choose a mixed pathway route, tailoring the programme to their exact requirements. [+]

Every organisation demands high-level management in order to run smoothly and efficiently. From strategy and policy to development and innovation, strong managers lead successful businesses, driving them forward and raising their profile, profits and reputation. Open to business, management and economics graduates, this MSc is a specialist programme that will build on your existing skills and knowledge and develop them to Masters level.

The programme introduces students to advanced management concepts through a combination of core foundation subjects alongside the Operations pathway. Students also have the opportunity to choose a mixed pathway route, tailoring the programme to their exact requirements.... [-]


MSc Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Sheffield University Management School
Campus Full time 12 months September 2018 United Kingdom Sheffield

Developing your operational and logistical skills for performance improvement and competitive advantage, this MSc teaches the theory and techniques needed to successfully manage and improve a global and international supply chain. [+]

Developing your operational and logistical skills for performance improvement and competitive advantage, this MSc teaches the theory and techniques needed to successfully manage and improve a global and international supply chain.Exploring operations, supply chain and green logistics and core sub-disciplines, you’ll acquire expertise in the contribution these systems make and the skills necessary to become a future leader in the low carbon area.Our expert team on the MSc in Logistics and Supply Chain Management works closely with industry, identifying needs and tailoring its students’ learning accordingly. This programme provides excellent networking opportunities and maintains close links with relevant international companies and festivals, providing a route into future employment. Its relationship with organisations is strengthened by a company-sponsored module.The MSc in Logistics and Supply Chain Management has accreditation from CIPS and CILT, two premier global organisations serving the procurement and supply and logistics and transport professions. Graduates from our programme are eligible for full membership of CIPS after they have gained three years’ relevant professional experience and can work towards becoming a Chartered Member of CILT.The CourseYou’ll study in a state-of-the-art learning environment in our newly-refurbished building. Class sizes are small and students come from all over the world ensuring an international perspective to your learning.Taught full-time over two semesters, followed by a dissertation, students learn through a series of lectures, seminars, case studies, laboratory work, group work for collaborative learning and web-based discussion groups. Assessment is through individual assignments, group projects, examinations and a management project.You also have the option... [-]


Master of Science in Logistics and Transport Management

School of Business, Economics and Law at the University of Gothenburg
Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Sweden Gothenburg

The MSc in Logistics and Transport Management aims to prepare students for leading management positions within: the logistics functions of manufacturers and distributors of all kinds; transport companies and other logistics service providers and; public organizations involved in the regulation and planning of transport and logistics within regional, national and international contexts. [+]

Language of instruction: English

Utilizing state-of-the-art resources, cutting-edge content is delivered by lecturers with international reputations in research and close relationships with industry and government. The lecturers, students, and content all reflect the dynamic, colorful and vibrant international arena which pervades and characterizes the global logistics industry. There are excellent opportunities for designing the program to fit your own personal interests and needs, including the possibility of studying at one of our 140 exchange partners worldwide. Students benefit immensely from numerous guest lectures from senior industry representatives and prestigious overseas experts (see the Visiting Professor and Partnership Programs).... [-]


Master of Science in Industrial Logistics Systems

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering
Campus Full time Part time 30 hours September 2018 Hong Kong

The advance in communication technology and transportation has gradually broken regional borders. Global manufacturing refers to the distribution of up-stream and down-stream production activities (ranging from material sourcing, product development, production assembly and product distribution) in different regions with different comparative advantages through co-ordination and strategic alliances within and amongst enterprises. In other words, companies are now establishing their production bases wherever human resources, technology or markets are available so as to make the best use of resources of a local area. This mode of the production method of global coordination and integration not only increases market signals. To this end, an integrated approach to managing the logistics planning and operations on a global basis is crucial. [+]

Programme Highlights

The advance in communication technology and transportation has gradually broken regional borders. Global manufacturing refers to the distribution of up-stream and down-stream production activities (ranging from material sourcing, product development, production assembly and product distribution) in different regions with different comparative advantages through co-ordination and strategic alliances within and amongst enterprises. In other words, companies are now establishing their production bases wherever human resources, technology or markets are available so as to make the best use of resources of a local area. This mode of the production method of global coordination and integration not only increases market signals. To this end, an integrated approach to managing the logistics planning and operations on a global basis is crucial.... [-]


Master Supply Chain And Lean management (SCALE)

IMT Mines Albi
Campus Full time 16 months July 2018 France Toulouse

This Master Of Science (100 % taught in English) is conjointly proposed by l'Ecole des Mines d'Albi and Toulouse Business School. This program (MSc) is accredited by the Conférence des Grandes Ecoles (CGE) and by the French Ministry of Education and Research. [+]

This Master Of Science (100 % taught in English) is conjointly proposed by l'Ecole des Mines d'Albi and Toulouse Business School. This program (MSc) is accredited by the Conférence des Grandes Ecoles (CGE) and by the French Ministry of Education and Research.

Environment

Supply Chain management is concerned with the global management of physical and information flows for the elaboration of products: from raw materials and suppliers through the production and distribution system down to the final consumers. Lean management deals with the continual removal of wastes in processes, with the aim of making them more efficient and responsive, thereby increasing the firm’s competitiveness. In the globalized and complex world of today, a necessary and sufficient condition to achieve a high level of competitiveness is to train managers with multiple competencies.... [-]


MSc in Operations Excellence (Executive)

Cranfield University
Campus Part time 2 years October 2018 United Kingdom Swindon Cranfield + 1 more

A world-leading programme developed by Cranfield through a unique partnership with Rolls-Royce and the Institute for Manufacturing at the University of Cambridge. Designed for industry professionals to fit around demanding careers, the course has been designed to develop the skills to lead change in business. [+]

A world-leading programme developed by Cranfield through a unique partnership with Rolls-Royce and the Institute for Manufacturing at the University of Cambridge. Designed for industry professionals to fit around demanding careers, the course has been designed to develop the skills to lead change in business.

Who is it for?

For those who recognise the potential for a long and successful career in manufacturing, Cranfield offers the ideal balance of academic study and practical work experience. This course addresses the need for highly trained operations professionals required to transform operations into a world-class business in all sectors of manufacturing. The Operations Excellence course is structured to allow maximum benefit from learning with minimum time away from the working environment.... [-]


MSc in Intelligent Transport Systems and Logistics

Linköping University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Sweden Linköping

This programme focuses on the integration of IT and telecommunications into transport and logistics systems, with the aim of increasing efficiency, safety, mobility and customer satisfaction while reducing environmental impact. [+]

This programme focuses on the integration of IT and telecommunications into transport and logistics systems, with the aim of increasing efficiency, safety, mobility and customer satisfaction while reducing environmental impact.

Well-designed transport and logistics systems are fundamental to individual mobility, commerce, welfare and economic growth. With ever-increasing volumes of traffic and goods, future transport systems face a huge challenge: How to balance the need for speedy, efficient and sustainable transport with the negative impacts of congestion, pollution and fatalities? The answer lies in a tighter integration of telecommunications and information technology into vehicles and physical road infrastructure. This programme provides the engineering and managerial skills required to design, plan, analyse and manage transport and logistics systems.... [-]


MSc in Operations Management & Logistics

Eindhoven University of Technology
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Netherlands Eindhoven

Operations form the base of every organization, whether in manufacturing, service or non-profit industries. Operations Management & Logistics is a multidisciplinary field that comprises disciplines such as product development, quality management, logistics, information systems and human resource management. [+]

Base of organizations

Operations form the base of every organization, whether in manufacturing, service or non-profit industries. Operations Management & Logistics is a multidisciplinary field that comprises disciplines such as product development, quality management, logistics, information systems and human resource management. Operations extend from the performance management of a group of design engineers or building in quality-feedback loops to the precise prediction of production and delivery performance. Supply chain management and the design of information architectures for e-business are also part of operations management.

The Master’s degree program provides theory, tools, and techniques for the management of operations. You will apply the knowledge that you gain during the program in the various projects, in which you will learn what it means to carry out your own research. You will learn how to analyze the current operational performance of an organization, how to explain it in terms of quality, cost and time, and how to improve this performance by redesigning business processes.... [-]


MSc International Trade and Logistics

Oxford Brookes Business School
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2018 United Kingdom Oxford + 1 more

In 2014 about a third of all the goods and services produced were traded internationally (WTO International Trade Statistics 2015). International trade is a powerful driver for growth and rising living standards, especially in the developing world, whilst representing a significant part of GDP in most developed countries. [+]

In 2014 about a third of all the goods and services produced were traded internationally (WTO International Trade Statistics 2015). International trade is a powerful driver for growth and rising living standards, especially in the developing world, whilst representing a significant part of GDP in most developed countries. On this programme, you will learn how international trade and logistics affect our lives and world prosperity. International trade is the exchange of capital, goods and services across international borders. Countries specialise in exporting those products and services which they can produce most efficiently and import those where they are less efficient. Logistics is about managing the activities along with a supply chain, from procuring materials to delivering finished goods that satisfy customer orders. Effective logistics and supply chain management are therefore the key enablers of international trade. The MSc International Trade & Logistics (accredited by the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport) links these two elements of business and provides an introduction to the management and operational knowledge necessary to trade successfully in international markets. The programme is designed for wide range of participants looking to take on senior roles in organisations which trade internationally.... [-]


Master of Science in Supply Chains and Operations Management (SCOM)

University at Buffalo School of Management
Campus Full time 10 months August 2018 USA Buffalo

Obtain a Master of Science in Supply Chains and Operations Management to become globally competitive for leadership positions in supply chains, logistics, procurement, and manufacturing and service operations management. [+]

Since 1923, the UB School of Management has built an impressive reputation as one of the best schools of business in the world. In our nationally-ranked full-time MBA program, our four specialized Masters of Science in Accounting, Finance, Management Information Systems (MIS), and Supply Chain and Operations, or our Ph.D. program in six management disciplines, you have an opportunity to study, experience, and prepare for your career. The UB School of Management programs are held on the globally diverse campus of a premier, research-intensive public university and the largest, most comprehensive institution in the 64-campus State University of New York system. From the day you walk on campus to the day you receive your degree, experience deep engagement in a vibrant and welcoming community atmosphere.... [-]


MSc in International Shipping and Transport Logistics

Faculty of Business, Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Campus Full time 1 - 5 years Open Enrollment Hong Kong Kowloon

The Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HK Government ) has set up the Hong Kong Maritime and Logistics Scholarship Scheme (Scholarship) in PolyU for the academic year. [+]

MSc in International Shipping and Transport Logistics

Available scholarship: MSc in International Shipping and Transport Logistics (Full-time) for the Hong Kong Maritime and Logistics Scholarship Scheme

The Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HK Government ) has set up the Hong Kong Maritime and Logistics Scholarship Scheme (Scholarship) in PolyU to support students enrolled on the MSc in International Shipping and Transport Logistics program (Full-time Stream) (39 academic credits + 6 training credits). The Scholarship aims to expand the manpower of the maritime industry in Hong Kong.

Candidates are required to submit applications for the program and the Scholarship through the eAdmission System. In this Full-time Stream, most classes are scheduled for weekday evenings. Full-time students should take at least 3 subjects (i.e. 9 credits) in each regular semester. ... [-]

MSc Econometrics and Operations Research: Econometrics (full-time)

Maastricht University, School of Business and Economics
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 Netherlands Maastricht

The Econometrics track uses not only academic theory but also hands-on case studies in order to give you a well-rounded education in how to solve economic problems. [+]

MSc Econometrics and Operations Research: Econometrics (full-time)

The Econometrics track looks at three major areas:

• statistical analysis of economic data• finance – including financial theory• asset liability management

What will you learn?

In pensions and investment funds, investors need predictions of how their portfolio will develop over time. Econometrics will give you the tools to predict this for them, making you an extremely valuable human resource in the investment sector. Econometrics will provide you with the know-how to get to grips with new information quickly, in order to be able to solve problems. Fast.

At the end of the track, you will be able to:... [-]