Global Supply Chain Management (MSGSCM), M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
  • English (book IELTS)
University rank #60 (WUR) , IN,
The Master of Science in Global Supply Chain Management (MSGSCM) builds upon Purdue’s core strength in operations, supply chain management, and business analytics to provide skills that will well position you for a career in managing global supply chains.


The full time, yearlong MSGSCM program builds upon courses which develop your contextual knowledge and problem solving skills to provide a unique global work experience as a member of an international team. The program will also have students from Purdue’s global university partners, enabling a sharing of work experiences with teams from many different countries in both informal and formal class room environments. This program actualizes the global mindedness you’ll discuss in class, preparing you for leadership roles in global supply chain management.

This program starts in the spring semester that begins in January on the Purdue University campus.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Operations Management
  • Supply Chain Analytics
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Logistics
  • Strategic Sourcing and Procurement
  • Global Supply Chain Management
  • Experiential Learning or Internship
  • Project Management
  • Management of Service Operations
  • Management of Healthcare Operations
  • Sustainable Operations
  • Optimization Modeling w/ Spreadsheet
  • Manufacturing Strategy
  • Data Mining
  • Management of Organizational Data
  • Six Sigma & Quality Management
  • Management Information Systems
  • Developing a Global Business Strategy
  • Advanced Business Analytics
  • Spreadsheet Modeling and Simulation
  • Manufacturing Planning and Control
  • Management Information Systems

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Credits
    30 credit hours alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:


    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.

    Book IELTS
  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL – or Test Of English as a Foreign Language – offers an internet-based test (iBT). The final, overall iBT score ranges between 0 and 120, and includes a scaled average from the four components (reading, listening, speaking, and writing). Read more about TOEFL (iBT).

Academic Requirements

  • Essay Question (For Spring 2014 Class and Beyond)
  • Required Essay: Integrity (500 words max): What does integrity mean to you? How does integrity
  • Two Recommendations
  • Academic Transcripts for Domestic Students
  • Academic Transcripts and Applicant Eligibility for International Students
  • Applicants whose native language is not English are required to submit one Language Assessment Test for admission to the Purdue University Graduate School. Students can choose from the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL), International English Language Testing System (IELTS), or Pearson Test of English (PTE) scores.
  • Official Test Scores The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is required for admission consideration for Krannert’s Master's Program

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    46478 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 46478 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National Applies to you

    24911 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 24911 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
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