Taught course

Procuremnet and Supply Chain Management

Robert Gordon University · Aberdeen Business School

Entry requirements

Applicants normally hold a 2:2 undergraduate honours degree or its equivalent in any subject discipline.

Applicants with a lower degree classification and/or relevant work experience will be considered on a case by case basis.

International students who do not meet our direct entry requirements for this course can gain additional entry points through our International College at Robert Gordon University.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

The MSc Purchasing and Supply Chain Management provides specialised focus on strategically important aspects of business.

This course is suitable for professionals who wish to develop knowledge, understanding and business management skills in the fields of Purchasing and Supply Chain Management. It is accredited by The Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply (CIPS) and provides a more specialist focus in line with CIPS.

The core subject areas develop transferable management skills enabling organisational and contextual linkage with the specialist areas of Procurement and The Supply Chain. The specialist subject areas aim to develop an understanding and application of the concepts and frameworks which could be taken back into the workplace. The Capstone stage enables in-depth research to be undertaken investigating organisations' challenges in this field.

Information for international students

Postgraduate courses normally require an IELTS score of 6.5 with a minimum of 5.5 in all 4 components. Some of our courses require a different level of English. Please check our course pages for specific details. Test reports are valid for a period of 2 years and can be used as proof of English for admission if valid on the start date of your course.

Fees and funding

UK students
£5,500 entire course
International students
£12,100 entire course

For more information, visit www.rgu.ac.uk/finance

Qualification and course duration


distance learning
36 months
full time
12 months
part time
36 months


part time
24 months
distance learning
24 months
full time
9 months


full time
6 months
part time
12 months
distance learning
12 months

Further details of qualification

This course is now accredited by the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply (CIPS).

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions
+44 (0)1224 262728