Supply Chain Management, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
  • English
The MSc 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. 


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.


This Supply Chain Management 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.


This exciting programme is suitable for recent graduates and those seeking to enhance or extend their career opportunities in the field of supply chain and logistics management.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

- Business intelligence

- Procurement Fundamentals

- Business Modelling and Simulation in Supply Chains

- Operations and Project Management

- Global Outsourcing

- Understanding Business and Management Research

Detailed Programme Facts

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:


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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: Lower Second Class

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to Lower Second Class on the UK Honour scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on the UK Honour scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

A 2:2 (or above) UK Honours degree, or an equivalent internationally recognised qualification, in a related or non – related subject.  Work experience is not required

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Work Experience

Applicants with non-degree qualifications, who have relevant work experience, (minimum two years full-time). will also be considered.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    16200 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16200 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    9750 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9750 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
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Living costs for London

  • 1137 - 2160 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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