Global Supply Chain Management, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
  • Tuition
    15750
    Tuition (Year)
    9500
    Tuition (Year)
  • English (take IELTS)
    Language
University rank #301 ,
The MSc Global Supply Chain Management is an exciting and focussed programme for those considering a career in Supply Chain or Logistics. You will study issues relating to the development of supplier relationships, operations improvement, procurement strategies, inventory control, logistics operations, sustainability, as well as contemporary issues affecting these areas.
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  • Key facts
  • Admission requirements
  • Fees and funding

About

This programme will equip students with the tools, techniques and skills necessary to secure employment in this exciting and increasingly important area. Specifically, you will be able to:

  • Explain and critically apply theories on logistics and supply chain management, operations and project management, business modelling and simulation.
  • Integrate theories and appraise strategies on managing supply chain operations (stemming from logistics and operations management frameworks) within the context of global business management.
  • Understand the inter-relationship between logistics and supply chain management and contemporary social issues.
  • Gain insightful knowledge into the development of outsourcing and the role played by outsourcing organisations.

Our students come from a number of countries, including Brazil, Mexico, USA, Canada, Nigeria, Ghana, Egypt, India, Pakistan, Germany, France, Greece, Turkey, China and South Korea. Typically Brunel students have work experience in the supply chain or logistics areas or are those seeking employment in these areas.

Programme Structure

Compulsory

  • Business intelligence
  • Logistics and Supply Chain Management
  • Procurement Fundamentals
  • Business Modelling and Simulation in Supply Chains
  • Operations and Project Management
  • Global Outsourcing
  • International Marketing
  • Understanding Business and Management Research

Optional

  • Strategic Management: 
  • International Business Ethics and Corporate Governance
  • International Business Strategy
  • Knowledge Management, Social Networks and Innovation

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Study intensity Full-time
  • Credits
    180 alternative credits
  • 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

  • A 2:2 UK Honours degree or an equivalent internationally recognised qualification in management, business studies or a cognate discipline (with a large component of management related subjects in their degree).
  • Applicants from non-business/management disciplines (and without any business/management element) will be considered on an indivudual basis by the Admissions Tutor if they have a 2.2 Honours degree or the overseas equivalent with a minimum of 2 years post qualification related work experience.
  • Applicants with non-degree qualifications will be also considered if they have relevant work experience (minimum five years full-time) and will be assessed on an interview basis.
  • Applicants may be required to attend an interview.
English Language Requirements
  • IELTS: 6.5 (min 6 in all areas)

  • Pearson: 58 (51 in all subscores)

  • BrunELT: 65% (min 60% in all areas)

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  • You are considered ineligible for admission
  • You need to improve your academic, study, research or language skills
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Tuition Fee Per Year

  • GBP 15750 International
  • GBP 9500 EU/EEA


Funding

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