Master of Science Program in Logistics in United Kingdom

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Msc stands for Master of Science. It is a postgraduate educational master's degree given by universities in a wide number of nations. The degree is typically studied for in the sciences and occasionally in the social sciences.

The knowledge gained from a bachelor’s in logistics prepares students for several different career opportunities within the fields of logistics, business and management. The cross-functional knowledge that is gained and skills that are developed not only make graduates knowledgeable but also versatile workers prepared to work in various industries.

UK, United Kingdom is more than 300 years old and comprises four constituent nations: England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland. The UK has been a centre of learning for the past 1,000 years and possesses many ancient and distinguished universities. Foreign students make up a significant proportion of the student body at UK universities.

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MSc Global Supply Chain and Logistics Management

University of Sussex Business School
Campus Full time 1 year September 2019 United Kingdom Brighton

Prepare to deal with today’s challenges by studying issues relating to buyer-supplier relationships, operations management, procurement strategies, logistics operations, negotiation, and outsourcing. [+]

Key information Duration: 1-year full time Start date: September 2019 Apply by: 1 August (International), 1 September (UK/EU)

Prepare to deal with today’s challenges by studying issues relating to:

buyer-supplier relationships operations management procurement strategies logistics operations negotiation and outsourcing.

You’ll have the opportunity to improve your career prospects, including employer networking, specialist workshops, company visits and guest lectures by industry specialists.

Internship opportunities are also available at organizations such as Nestle, Samsung, Sainsbury’s and Amazon.

How will I study?

You’ll study taught modules in the autumn and spring terms. In the summer term, you work on your dissertation.... [-]


Online MSc Procurement, Logistics and Supply Chain Management - University of Salford (UK)

Robert Kennedy College
Online & Campus Combined Full time Part time 1 - 3 years Open Enrollment United Kingdom Salford + 1 more

This course is informed by the very latest academic research and provides you with an in-depth understanding of procurement, warehousing, stores management, transportation and shipping, inventory planning and contract management. [+]

3 good reasons to study Procurement, Logistics and Supply Chain Management at Salford Study a programme accredited by the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply (CIPS) Enhance your employability and prepare for a managerial, consulting or operational role Put logistics theory into real practice with an exciting Business Innovation Project Duration

Minimum 12 months, maximum three years

Course Outline

This course is informed by the very latest academic research and provides you with an in-depth understanding of procurement, warehousing, stores management, transportation and shipping, inventory planning and contract management.

You will review these topics in a supply chain context and benefit from a programme fully accredited by the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply (CIPS). Full membership is available to you upon graduation.... [-]


MSc Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Sheffield University Management School
Campus Full time 12 months September 2019 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... [-]


MSc Data Analytics and Operations Management

Arden University
Online Full time Part time 18 - 60 months January 2019 United Kingdom Coventry + 1 more

This professional postgraduate course will give you the range of skills and knowledge to prepare you for roles in operations management, learning core topics of innovation, risk and quality. [+]

This professional postgraduate course will give you the range of skills and knowledge to prepare you for roles in operations management, learning core topics of innovation, risk and quality. Delivered 100% online, our MSc programme with data analytics will make you stand out from the crowd, giving you the edge to progress in your career with the valuable and sought-after skill to utilise data effectively to make strategic business decisions.

Course Requirements

A bachelor's degree or diploma equivalent to a UK honours degree at a minimum of second class (2.2). If you are not an English native speaker, you will be required to provide us with a proof of English language level equivalent to IELTS 6.5 or above... [-]


MSc in Operations, Logistics and Supply Chain Management

University of Bath School of Management
Campus Full time 1 year October 2019 United Kingdom Bath

Learn conceptual, analytical and practical insights into effective operations management in global organizations. [+]

This course is for

Graduates who want to work in the managerial or consulting areas of operations, logistics or supply chain management.

Overview

Learn conceptual, analytical and practical insights into effective operations management in global organizations.

You will gain advanced knowledge and skills to give you the confidence to start a career in supply chain management. Become a well-connected professional with skills that are desirable across many industries.

Tier 4 visa scheme

Benefit from a streamlined visa application process and get six months leave after your course.

We’re one of a small group of UK universities selected to take part.

Key Benefits Work with clients from day one. Take on a live consulting project with a client throughout the year on our unique feature, The Practicum. You'll gain deep understanding of operations, logistics and supply chain management with this hands-on experience Accredited by CIPS, CILT, and APM. The accreditations ensure top quality standards and also allow you to enjoy the benefits that CIPS, CILT, and APM offer to members Small class size. You'll experience individual coaching in small groups, resulting in enhanced learning outcomes Content and structure ... [-]

Master in Manufacturing Systems Engineering and Management (MSEM)

The University of Warwick, Warwick Manufacturing Group WMG
Campus Full time 1 year October 2019 United Kingdom Coventry

This course will provide you with up-to-date knowledge of manufacturing techniques and processes plus applications of technology and quality tools and techniques to improve operations in the organisation. [+]

The MSc in Manufacturing Systems Engineering and Management is designed for engineering graduates interested in manufacturing systems and operations management. It is suitable for engineers working in industry who want to make the transition to engineering manager and is also suitable for graduates with little or no work experience. This course will provide you with up-to-date knowledge of manufacturing techniques and processes plus applications of technology and quality tools and techniques to improve operations in the organisation. You will develop an understanding of the concepts of manufacturing systems engineering, product and process development with an awareness of strategic management and operations.... [-]


MSc Business Analytics: Operational Research and Risk Analysis

Alliance Manchester Business School - The University of Manchester
Campus Full time 12 months September 2019 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 in Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Manchester Metropolitan University
Campus Full time 1 year September 2019 United Kingdom Manchester

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. [+]

Overview

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.... [-]


Advanced Engineering Management MSc: Operations Management

Birmingham Business School, University of Birmingham
Campus Full time Part time September 2019 United Kingdom Birmingham + 1 more

The programme introduces students to core management concepts in semester one before selecting one of four specialist pathways in semester two. Students also have the opportunity to choose a generalist pathway route, tailoring the course to their requirements. [+]

The Advanced Engineering Management Programme (AEMP) is delivered jointly by Birmingham Business School (BBS) and the College of Engineering and Physical Sciences (EPS), combining the expertise and strengths of both schools to offer a high quality, distinctive and flexible course. Semester one modules are taken by all students to develop a firm base of general knowledge and techniques for further specialised management study. Delivered by leading academics in Birmingham Business School (BBS), the management content is research-led, drawing on the expertise and reputation of BBS to help deliver a high-quality experience for students. Topics include strategy, innovation, marketing, organisational behaviour and financial management.... [-]


MSc in Logistics and Supply Chain Management (Executive)

Cranfield University
Campus Part time 2 years January 2019 United Kingdom Cranfield

The Logistics and Supply Chain Management MSc (Executive) offers the opportunity to study for an internationally recognised master's qualification whilst bringing the latest academic insights and industry best practice back to your own organisation. It has been co-designed with senior supply chain practitioners and is delivered by one of Europe's largest specialist logistics and supply chain management faculty in a world-leading postgraduate-only university. This course will: Raise your awareness and appreciation of advanced logistics, procurement and supply chain practices and develop your ability to critically select the tools and techniques that are most relevant to the challenges you are facing Teach you how best to provide effective leadership throughout the supply chain life-cycle Enable you to carry out independent and robust research that is relevant to your organisation Provide an understanding of the need to manage and plan supply chains within an overall business environment in an integrated and coordinated way. Our Logistics and Supply Chain Management MSc (Executive) is accredited by The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport and The Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply. Upon completion of this course, you will be eligible for full membership of both institutes. Cranfield School of Management is also the first UK-based University to gain the European Logistics Association accreditation. Upon completion of the course, you will be eligible to apply for the designation cESLOG (European logistician), which is valid for five years. * This part-time course meets the requirements of the Level 7 Senior Leaders Master’s Degree Apprenticeship. Eligible organisations will be able to use £18,000 of their Apprenticeship Levy to cover the cost of the course. [+]

The Logistics and Supply Chain Management MSc (Executive) offers the opportunity to study for an internationally recognised master's qualification whilst bringing the latest academic insights and industry best practice back to your own organisation. It has been co-designed with senior supply chain practitioners and is delivered by Europe's largest specialist logistics and supply chain management faculty in a world-leading postgraduate-only university.

At a glance Start date: 9 April 2018 Duration: Two years part-time (consists of 9 week-long modules) Delivery: Taught modules (60%) are assessed by a combination of written assignments, exams, and group work/presentation. The thesis project (40%) is written individually and submitted at the end of the course (i.e. December of year two). Qualification: MSc, PgDip, PgCert Study type: Part-time Who is it for? Supply chain, logistics or procurement managers who want to enhance their skills, knowledge, and confidence to take on more demanding executive roles in the future. Individuals with business or organisational experience in a non-supply chain area who are intending to move into the supply chain field, or have recently had a change in the career track. Ambitious professionals who are keen to develop themselves and want a "real-world" education delivered by faculty who are actively engaged with business, and can bring their knowledge to the programme. Class Profile January 2018: Gender: Male 100% - Female 0% Age Range: 25 - 46 years Average Age: 34 years Number of Nationalities: 10 Nationality: UK/EU: 65% - International: 35% Class Size: 17 Why this course? ... [-]

MSc Supply Chain Management and Logistics

Leeds Beckett University
Campus Full time Part time 12 - 24 months September 2019 United Kingdom Leeds + 1 more

Tutored by industry specialists, you will develop your understanding of core business topics such as corporate strategy and the improvement of business processes, and you will become a skilled and knowledgeable procurement expert. [+]

Course details

In an increasingly interconnected global economy, all businesses have to compete within complex supply networks in order to survive and prosper. The effective management of supply chains and logistics is recognised as key to sustaining a company's competitive advantage, and this accredited course will enable you to successfully negotiate the uncertain economic environment now facing businesses across the world.

Tutored by industry specialists, you will develop your understanding of core business topics such as corporate strategy and the improvement of business processes, and you will become a skilled and knowledgeable procurement expert. Using established management tools and techniques, you will then be able to apply your knowledge of supply chain management and logistics to complex regional, national and international issues in a variety of settings.... [-]


MSc in Logistics and Supply Chain Management

University of Westminster - Faculty of Architecture and the Built Environment
Campus Full time 1 year September 2019 United Kingdom London

Developed in partnership with Arnhem Business School (HAN University, Netherlands), this international MSc course will develop your ability to initiate and carry out advanced analysis, research and problem-solving in the field of logistics and supply chain management. [+]

Developed in partnership with Arnhem Business School (HAN University, Netherlands), this international MSc course will develop your ability to initiate and carry out advanced analysis, research and problem-solving in the field of logistics and supply chain management.

If you study this MSc, you will study the first semester at the University of Westminster, and then have the choice either to continue studying in London (Westminster route) or to spend the second semester at our partner institution in the Netherlands (Arnhem route). You will not only benefit from the wider range of module choices, but also from the opportunity to study in two countries.

During the third semester, you will work on a research-based dissertation. It is expected that you will spend the equivalent of three to four months' full-time work on this research. The MSc course is accredited by the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT), and graduates are exempt from the Institute's exams.... [-]


MSc in International Operations and Supply Chain Management

GCU - Glasgow School for Business and Society
Campus Full time 1 year September 2019 United Kingdom Glasgow

Prepare to excel with a specialised Masters. Develop skills in sustainable business operations, performance management & managing global supply chains. The only MSc with double-accreditation (CILT, CIPS ) & Yellow Belt status on graduation. [+]

Every organisation, from small Social Enterprises to Global Multinationals with thousands of employees must manage its supply chain and business operations. Glasgow Caledonian University's Glasgow School for Business and Society has developed this Masters to meet this demand. The programme is informed by research, sector professionals, the requirements of Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (CIPS) and is accredited by the Chartered Institute of Logistics and transport (CILT).

This programme focuses on producing employable, responsible graduates, who are able to contribute effectively from the start of their employment. A unique aspect of the programme is that students can achieve Lean Yellow Belt certification as part of the course.... [-]


Master in Logistics and Global Operations

University of Lincoln
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years August 2019 United Kingdom Boston + 1 more

Employers are increasingly looking to recruit graduates who can demonstrate that they have the high-level skills and abilities to succeed in global logistics management. MSc Logistics and Global Operations degree at Lincoln has been designed with these employer expectations in mind. [+]

The Course

The MSc Logistics and Global Operations degree provides students with the opportunity to explore practice in the context of relevant contemporary theory and research in the field of Logistics Management from an international perspective.

The programme seeks to develop the strategic vision of the students focusing on the development of creative thinking and proactive management. The programme recognizes that all organizations, local and global, are constantly changing and seeks to ensure that managers develop the necessary knowledge and competencies to cope with this. The programme of study allows for context and situation specific learning.

Lectures, seminars, case studies and guest speakers aim to provide students with a rich and thorough understanding of the subject. It is expected that graduates will be ready to start a career in management or consultancy in areas related to logistics and operations at local and global scales.... [-]


MSc Logistics and Supply Chain Management

University of Nottingham - Faculty of Social Sciences
Campus Full time 1 year September 2019 United Kingdom Nottingham

This course explores the decisions made to tackle management problems in business, industry and the public sector, with a focus on logistics and supply chains. [+]

Overview

This course explores the decisions made to tackle management problems in business, industry and the public sector, with a focus on logistics and supply chains.

Any of our closely related operations management courses will suit you if you have qualitative and quantitative skills and want to pursue a career in operations management:

Industrial Engineering and Operations Management MSc Information Systems and Operations Management MSc Logistics and Supply Chain Management MSc Supply Chain and Operations Management MSc

They explore the decisions made to tackle management problems in business, industry and the public sector. They look at the methods, models and techniques that are used to resolve organisational difficulties.... [-]