Taught course

Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Heriot-Watt University · School of Management and Languages

Entry requirements

A good second class honours degree, or equivalent, in any discipline.

Months of entry


Course content

Logistics is the integrated management of freight transport, inventory, warehousing and related information processing. The MSc course provides a general introduction to management as well as more specialist training in the decision-making processes and analytical techniques used by logistics professionals. 12-15,000 word dissertation for MSc.

We also offer:

Information for international students

Students whose first language is not English must score a minimum of 6.5 in IELTS or equivalent. The University offers English language courses to help meet the language requirement prior to the Masters programme.

Fees and funding

UK students
Please refer to the website
International students
Please refer to the website

A small number of School scholarships are available to students who have accepted the offer of a place on one of the School's MSc courses. Information on other funding possibilities can be found in Heriot Watt's Postgraduate Prospectus.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
24 months


full time
9 months
part time
24 months


AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations40
Written coursework / continuous assessment30
Dissertation30 (12000 words)

Course contact details

Dr Abhijeet Ghadge
+44 (0)131 451 3284