This unique Master in Global Supply Chain Management degree program approaches to supply chain management from an integrative perspective that includes economics, operations, logistics, risk management, leadership, and IT. This truly global program takes place on three continents. Students will spend the first semester in Hamburg (Germany), the second semester in Shanghai (China), and the third semester in Knoxville (Tennessee, US). The final semester is dedicated to an internship and master’s thesis.
The Tri-Continent Master of Science in Global Supply Chain Management is a smart career move – here’s why:
Add “global” to “supply chain management.”
When we say “global supply chain management,” we mean it! This degree program will give you the unique chance to experience supply chain management from the perspective of the world’s three largest economies. It will immerse you in the world of international business practices and you will discuss the effects of global economic trends with local executives and academic experts.
Take your career network to the next level.
Throughout the program, students from all three of the partner universities will be in one integrated class. This puts you in a network spanning the globe and the supply chain business that will fuel your future career. And the cross-cultural management skills you develop for dealing with people from around the globe will turn you into a true global citizen.
Learn from the best to become the best.
The three partner universities all have an international student body, outstanding faculty, an intimate learning environment, and extensive corporate ties. They belong to the leading academic institutions for logistics and supply chain management in their respective regions. Learning from the best will give you a competitive edge in the job market and advance your career.
The TriContinent MSc in Global Supply Chain Management is a cooperative program from Kühne Logistics University, the University of Tennessee, and Tongji University.
Each of the three universities participating in the TriContinent MSc has a particular strength in supply chain management, and each one receives top rankings for its subject in its own national survey. Located in northern Europe’s leading logistics metropolis, KLU is the only logistics university in the world. The master’s program at the University of Tennessee (UTK) is regarded as one of today’s most comprehensive and contemporary supply chain programs on a global scale. The Tongji University School of Economics and Management was one of the first institutions in China to offer majors and specializations in supply chain management.
- Bachelor’s degree or equivalent from a recognized university or college*
- TOEFL, IELTS or CAE/CPE to demonstrate English proficiency. The TOEFL, IELTS or an equivalent certificate must not be older than 2 years at the time of submitting the application. In case of admission, please note that you will need an official score report (hard copy) for the enrolment. Therefore, please name KLU when registering for a test, if possible (TOEFL institutional code is 7373).
*The bachelor’s degree must comprise at least 180 ECTS. We require a degree in business or economics but will consider other fields such as industrial engineering, business informatics, and mathematics if your bachelor's degree contains a sufficient number of courses (at least four) in business administration or economics.
You do not have your bachelor’s certificate yet? Just provide a transcript of records and you can submit your bachelor’s certificate at a later stage.
Please check https://www.the-klu.org/degree-programs/choose-your-program/master-in-supply-chain-management-tricontinent/ for details about the admission process or send an email to email@example.com.
We strongly recommend that applicants from non-EU countries apply by March 31 as the visa process takes up to two months.
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Last updated March 10, 2018