Taught course

Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Institution
Lancaster University · Management Science
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

A degree in any discipline that includes some Mathematics and/or Statistics, including, for example, Science, Engineering, Business Studies, Economics and Computer Science.

Months of entry

October

Course content

This programme is for future leaders in logistics management, supply chain management, operations management or purchasing, whatever career stage they are at.

The course is accredited by the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT). Strongly practical in focus, this MSc will equip you with a formidable set of analytical, technical, creative and collaborative skills; vital for your future professional career. The programme takes in both traditional and digital-age manufacturing as well as service industries and is, therefore, relevant to a wide range of organisations. During the course there are opportunities to gain practical experience and use industry-leading tools such as SAP and SAS.

Our strong connections to industry and government ensure that your learning has a highly practical focus, both in teaching and in the three-month live business dissertation project. Our lecturing team consists of practitioners as well as academics. The programme includes guest lecturers from industry to enhance the experience and provide you with the opportunity to interact with real-life businesses. For those seeking a global career, this programme provides a fantastic opportunity.

Modules

· Applying Statistical Models in Business

· Business Analysis and Enterprise Systems

· Computer Simulation

· Global Sourcing and Business Services

· Logistics Modelling

· Operations and Supply Excellence

· Problem Solving Skills for Consultants

· Spreadsheet Modelling

· Strategic Supply Chain Management

· SAS Programming for Business Analytics

Information for international students

IELTS: 7.0 or equivalent (minimum element scores apply).

Fees and funding

UK students
£11,000 per year
International students
£17,500 per year

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Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Coordinator
Email
lumspgadmissions@lancaster.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1524 593840