The MSc in Logistics and Supply Chain Management is ideal for you if you wish to work on logistics and supply chain problems to support decision making in organisations. On the programme, we emphasise the practical analytical aspects of logistics problems as well as the fundamentals of management science and supply chain management.
You should have, or be expecting, a first degree that includes some mathematics and statistics; for example, science, engineering, business studies or economics, as well as mathematics or statistics
The MSc in Logistics and Supply Chain Management is a flexible degree scheme in which you choose subjects that interest you. The programme prepares you to use your analytical skills in logistics and supply chain management. You will develop modelling skills in Excel and will cover topics such as strategic supply chain management, manufacturing management, public sector analysis and logistics modelling. In addition you take courses in problem solving and consulting, report writing, group work and presentations – common to all the Management Science MSc programmes.
The taught element of the programme includes modules that help you to improve your professional skills as well as your analytical abilities. The taught modules are followed by a significant real life project. In this, you will develop professional skills by working for 6 months as a consultant to one of companies, whilst being supervised by a member of staff. This is an excellent preparation for the world of work.