Coventry University

Coventry University

International Business Logistics

The current business environment is now truly global with distribution and supply chains stretching across the globe. Taking centre stage is logistics, recognised as a distinct and strategically important function of international business, and key to supporting international trade, stimulating economic growth and enhancing business efficiency. This course is suitable for those wishing to enter this very dynamic environment. It helps students to prepare for work within the global logistic and supply chain industry in areas such as sourcing, transportation, inventory management, production planning and distribution.

Entry requirements

Applicants should hold a good honours degree 2.2 or above in a relevant academic discipline. Applications from candidates with relevant experience will be considered on an individual basis. International applicants should also hold a minimum of 6.5 score in the IELTS test for English language.

Course modules

The mandatory (compulsory) subjects are: Global supply chain and logistics; quality management and business excellence; business process integration; transportation and distribution management; demand planning and forecasting; strategic outsourcing and procurement; international business and global strategy; project management methodologies. In addition, you will need to complete 1 of the following options: Dissertation; postgraduate consultancy project (subject to meeting the criteria).

Assessment methods

Through a combination of taught modules, guest lectures, field trips and an internship/dissertation project, students have the opportunity to acquire the skills and knowledge to address the managerial challenges and opportunities facing businesses within their logistics and supply chain operations.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 11,453 per Whole course (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 6,473 per Whole course (home fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Coventry University Coventry CV1 5FB West Midlands

Key information

Postgraduate Overseas and European Student Enquiries
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024 7615 2152