Taught course

Business and Supply Chain Management

Institution
Oxford Brookes University · Business School
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

A minimum of a second class honours degree (2:2) in any academic discipline, or equivalent overseas degree from a recognised institution or equivalent professional or other qualification.

Applicants who possess a diploma rather than a degree may be eligible for entry provided they have compensatory work experience and can demonstrate career development.

This course attracts students from a wide range of backgrounds and nationalities. Applications are welcome from those in work and seeking continuing professional development.

Entry will also be subject to two satisfactory references (one of these must be an academic reference).

English language requirements

If English is not your first language you will need to satisfy the university's English language requirements:

  • IELTS minimum level 6.0, (with a minimum of 6.0 in reading and writing, and 5.5 in listening and speaking).
  • If you have completed your undergraduate degree in the UK (at least one full year of study) you will automatically meet our English language requirements

Months of entry

September

Course content

Our MSc Business and Supply Chain Management course focuses on your career. And prepares you for a successful international career with a commercial or not-for-profit organisation.

You will learn to identify, analyse and evaluate a range of business related issues. And develop suitable responses to these problems and select the most appropriate course of action.

This specialism will enable you to focus on the area of supply chain management. You will:

  • develop an understanding of the core theoretical principles of supply chain management
  • examine how businesses manage their supply chains and how these align with their corporate strategy
  • understand how business decisions are made from a supply chain perspective
  • explore how different supply chains operate
  • focus on how the supply chain management has transformed as a result of globalisation.

After graduation, you will be ready jobs such as supply chain analyst, procurement manager and management consultant.

Information for international students

Pathways courses for international and EU students

We offer a range of courses to help you meet the entry requirements for your postgraduate course and also familiarise you with university life in the UK.

Take a Pre-Master's course to develop your subject knowledge, study skills and academic language level in preparation for your master's course.

If you need to improve your English language, we offer pre-sessional English language courses to help you meet the English language requirements of your chosen master’s course.

Fees and funding

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

Course contact details

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Enquiries
Email
query@brookes.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 1865 484848