Logistics and Supply Chain Management, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
  • Tuition Fee
    18000 GBP/year
    Tuition fee
    10500 GBP/year
    Tuition fee
  • English (take IELTS)
    Language
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These courses will suit you if you have qualitative and quantitative skills and are a graduate in management, computer science, engineering or a related discipline and want to pursue a career in operations management. You will also need an ability to analyse problems in a structured way.

About

The Nottingham University Business School offers six closely-related MSc courses in the field of operations management attracting students from many countries.

  • MSc in Industrial Engineering and Operations Management
  • MSc in Information Systems and Operations Management
  • MSc in Logistics and Supply Chain Management
  • MSc in Management Science and Operations Management
  • MSc in Operations Management
  • MSc in Supply Chain and Operations Management

These courses will suit you if you have qualitative and quantitative skills and are a graduate in management, computer science, engineering or a related discipline and want to pursue a career in operations management. You will also need an ability to analyse problems in a structured way.

The MSc Information Systems and Operations Management focuses on the creative potential of information technology for innovation and change.

The MSc Management Science and Operations Management is the most quantitative course, emphasising the increasing trend to apply analytics and management science techniques in business and management.

Such is the demand from employers for graduates with analytical skills who can apply critical thinking to problem resolution, you can expect to enter a career in management science and/or operations and supply chain management.

Your concluding dissertation, which is undertaken during the summer, demonstrates your integrated knowledge, methodology and practical skills.

Key facts
  • The Postgraduate Careers Service places third in the UK for career placement success
  • We regularly review and update our MSc programmes to ensure that their content is relevant to the changing global business environment

Programme Structure

Semester One

Core Modules

  • Management Science for Decisions Support
  • Managing Contemporary Operations: Fundamentals and Challenges
  • Supply Chain Planning and Management

Choose one module from this group subject to meeting any pre-requisites:

  • Fundamentals of Management Information Systems
  • Project Management
Semester Two

Core Modules

  • Design of Operations Facilities and Systems
  • International Logistics and Transport
  • Supply Chain and Operations Strategy and Practice

Choose one module from this group subject to meeting any pre-requisites:

  • Quality Management and Quality Techniques
  • Procurement and Purchasing
Summer

12,000-15,000 word individual dissertation on an approved subject relevant to the MSc in Logistics and Supply Chain Management.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Credits
    180 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
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English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

  • 2.1 (Upper 2nd class hons degree from British University or international equivalent)
  • Including: Engineering Science or Business
  • Other requirements: Personal statement and a list of modules being studied in the final year (for applicants who have not yet completed their bachelor degree).

Tuition Fee

  • International

    18000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 18000 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    10500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10500 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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