An upper second-class honours degree or international equivalent in an Applied Social Science or Science discipline or a related field (for example, Business and Management, Maths, Economics, Information Technology) which must include a 2:1 in at least one quantitative unit from the 'Maths qualification requirements' list below. OR An upper second-class undergraduate honours degree or international equivalent in Engineering. Applicants with a lower class of degree with relevant work experience will be considered on a case-by-case basis.
Months of entry
This specialist programme will appeal to graduates aiming for a managerial or consulting career within global operations, logistics or supply chain management in the private, public or third sector. You will learn how to manage and improve global supply chain operations and develop an appreciation of its role and function in the context of international organisations.
This programme examines the effects of global trade and business and the significance of grand challenges, such as: increasing digitalisation and innovation in product/service development; international environmental sustainability regulation; and corporate social responsibility and ethics issues.
The programme reflects contemporary themes and developments within operations and supply chain management. You will explore how global supply chains are managed and will acquire the skills and confidence to challenge, innovate and solve problems.
We enjoy close links with industry, government and voluntary sectors, providing opportunities to engage with supply chain professionals. You will hear from sector experts in guest lectures and there may be the option to take part in a live consulting project with a client organisation.
The knowledge and skills you gain will give you a competitive advantage in your future career.
The course is accredited by the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (CIPS). This means that on completion of the course, students with the required work experience can apply to become full members of CIPS without taking further examinations.
88% of our Business and Management research is rated as world leading or internationally excellent (REF 2021), reflecting its impact in shaping policy and practice.
Information for international students
See international equivalent qualifications on the International Office website.
Fees and funding
Further information on funding for prospective UK and international postgraduate students.
Qualification, course duration and attendance options
- full time12 months
- Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
Course contact details
- Enquiries Team
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