Taught course

Purchasing and Supply Chain Management

University of Westminster, London · Business Information Management and Operations

Entry requirements

Applicants should normally hold a first degree from a recognised institution (minimum lower second class Honours), or international equivalent and demonstrate interest and motivation in the subject area. Alternative professional qualifications with at least three years' relevant professional experience will also be considered. Directly relevant degree disciplines include business studies, economics, geography, management and operations research. However students with qualifications in other disciplines such as languages and the humanities, engineering and environmental sciences are also encouraged to apply.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

The course addresses the strategic role of purchasing and supply chain management within the organisation, the impact of changes in the regulatory and policy environment on the supply chain, and new technologies and techniques available to address current and future problems in the supply chain. The course will develop your knowledge of best practice in the field and the importance of business process/activity integration to support this.

Information for international students

If English is not your first language, you will need an IELTS score of 6.5, with a minimum score of 6 in each element.

Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

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