Taught course

Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Institution
Heriot-Watt University · School of Management and Languages
Qualifications
MScPGDip

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Entry requirements

A good Honours degree (first or second class), or its non-UK equivalent, in a relevant subject from a recognised British or overseas university.

Work or project experience in a logistics-related field will be of further advantage.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The masters degree in Logistics and Supply Chain Management from Heriot-Watt University's Edinburgh Business School calls upon established industry links and sector-leading research to equip students with cutting-edge expertise.

This MSc is accredited by the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport and has built a reputation for producing graduates of the highest calibre over the past 25 years. It will give you access to the knowledge of world-leading researchers and practitioners, and allow you to gain professional insights direct from industry.

Launch your new career

MSc Logistics and Supply Chain Management is led by academics at the Edinburgh Business School. This programme is open to those with no prior knowledge of logistics/supply chain as it is a 1-year Masters programme which focuses almost entirely on the area of Logistics and Supply Chain Management.

This 1-year Masters programme focuses almost entirely on the area of Logistics and Supply Chain Management. It blends cutting-edge academic thinking with best practice from industry to give graduates and professionals the opportunity to advance with a highly employable skillset.

The Edinburgh Business School approach

Our mix of research-led, industry-focussed learning offers the ideal preparation for those who aspire to build successful careers in the ever-advancing discipline of Logistics and Supply Chain Management.

If you study this programme you will develop expertise across key areas of the subject, including:

  • Big data business analytics
  • Freight transport and warehousing
  • Operations Management and Planning
  • Procurement and supplier management
  • Quality management
  • Risk and resilience management
  • Supply chain and logistics strategy
  • Sustainability

Information for international students

The minimum English language requirement for entry to this programme is IELTS 6.5 (or equivalent) with no component lower than 6.0.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • PGDip
    part time
    21 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    9 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

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Admissions
Email
studywithus@hw.ac.uk