Taught course

Purchasing and Supply Chain Management

Institution
Robert Gordon University · Aberdeen Business School
Qualifications
MScPGDipPGCert

Entry requirements

Applicants will require a good honours degree. Those who do not possess an honours degree but have a degree or degree equivalent qualification and work experience at a suitable level within an organisation for an appropriate length of time, will be considered. Qualifications from an approved professional body will also be taken into account.

All international students for whom English is not their first language must provide evidence of linguistic ability, by gaining either IELTS 6.5 or its equivalent in TOEFL prior to receiving an unconditional offer of a place on the course.

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 a specialised focus on a strategically important aspect 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 dissertation stage enables in-depth research to be undertaken investigating organisations' challenges in this field.

You can study this course full-time or online.

Information for international students

For more information, international students can visit the International Office website: www.rgu.ac.uk/international

Fees and funding

UK students
For more information visit www.rgu.ac.uk/business-management-and-accounting/study-options/postgraduate-taught-full-time/purchasing-and-supply-chain-management
International students
For more information visit www.rgu.ac.uk/business-management-and-accounting/study-options/postgraduate-taught-full-time/purchasing-and-supply-chain-management

For Academic Year 2017/2018

All Students

Distance Learning Part-time

  • £3,310 Stage 1
  • £3,310 Stage 2
  • £2,200 MSc dissertation stage

UK/EU Students

Full-time

  • £4,640 entire course

International Students

Full-time

  • £11,740 entire course

For more information on fees, funding and scholarships, students should visit the Student Finance website: http://www.rgu.ac.uk/studentfinance

Qualification and course duration

MSc

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

PGDip

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

PGCert

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

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions
Email
pgoffice@rgu.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1224 26 2209