Taught course

Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Heriot-Watt University · School of Management and Languages

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


Course content

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

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.

Our dynamic 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:

  • Procurement
  • Supplier Management
  • Inventory and material management
  • Forecasting
  • Freight transport
  • Maritime economics and logistics
  • Risk and resilience management
  • Sustainability
  • Quality management

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
24 months


full time
9 months
part time
21 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions
+44 (0)131 451 3284