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 who can demonstrate considerable experience at an appropriate professional level but who do not have formal academic entry qualifications may also be admitted on an individual basis.

Course modules

The mandatory 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, students 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.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,678 per Whole course (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,602 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,602 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,602 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,602 per Whole course (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,602 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 - 2 years

Campus details

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

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Overseas and European Student Enquiries
Telephone number: 
024 7615 2152