Taught course

Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Institution
Heriot-Watt University · Edinburgh Business School
Qualifications
MScPGDipPGCert

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Entry requirements

Typically, you will hold a recognised first or second class honours degree, or equivalent professional qualification.

Alternatively, Heriot-Watt Online students can take exams in two courses of the programmes, Operations Management and Strategies for Managing Supply Chains. Based on the result from these two courses you will continue the programme at MSc level.

Months of entry

Anytime

Course content

Heriot-Watt University’s online MSc Logistics and Supply Chain Management uses established industry links and sector-leading research to equip you with cutting-edge expertise. The COVID-19 pandemic demonstrated the importance of supply chain management in managing global risk. Gain skills in global logistics and supply chains and the analytical tools for manging them in the modern business environment. The programme uses real-life case studies to develop the skills required to make informed decisions.

Graduates from this MSc will be able to apply for CILT and CIPS accreditation.

The MSc Logistics and Supply Chain Management is aimed at both graduates and professionals seeking the leadership and technical skills to confront the challenges for a new era in business management.

The programme offers students the opportunity to advance with a highly employability skillset, in-depth knowledge and expertise which are required for variety of jobs. These jobs are in great demand and include supply chain consultant, supply chain manager, global logistics manager, procurement specialist, supply chain analyst and distribution manager.

Information for international students

Students whose native language is not English and who have not been educated previously in the English language must provide evidence of their English language proficiency.

Fees and funding

The MSc degree comprises of eight courses and a capstone project. Each course is £1,340 and the capstone project is £1,480. The full programme fee is £12,200. You can study on a course-by-course basis and pay as you learn or sign up for two or three courses at once.

Each year Edinburgh Business School makes available a number of scholarships and discounts to help students to achieve one of our awards.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    24 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
  • PGDip
    part time
    15 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    9 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
  • PGCert
    full time
    6 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    12 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Edinburgh Business School
Email
hwonlineapps@hw.ac.uk