Robert Gordon University
Purchasing and Supply Chain Management
This course is suitable for professionals who wish to develop knowledge, understanding and business management skills in the fields of Purchasing and Supply Chain Management. It is accredited by The Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply (CIPS) and provides a more specialist focus in line with CIPS. The core subject areas develop transferable management skills enabling organisational and contextual linkage with the specialist areas of Procurement and The Supply Chain. The specialist subject areas aim to develop an understanding and application of the concepts and frameworks which could be taken back into the workplace. The dissertation stage enables in-depth research to be undertaken investigating organisations' challenges in this field.
Applicants will require a good honours degree. Those who do not possess an honours degree but have a degree or degree equivalent qualification and work experience at a suitable level within an organisation for an appropriate length of time, will be considered. Qualifications from an approved professional body will also be taken into account. All international students for whom English is not their first language must provide evidence of linguistic ability, by gaining either IELTS 6.5 or its equivalent in TOEFL prior to receiving an unconditional offer of a place on the course.
Stage 1: purchasing principles and law; finance for managers; the economics of business; managing people. Stage 2: operations management; supply chain management; strategic purchasing; research methods Stage 3: dissertation in purchasing and supply chain management.
Discount of up to �1000 may be offered to overseas students.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Distance learning||£ 9,760 per Whole course (home fees)||3 years|
|MSc||Distance learning||£ 9,760 per Whole course (overseas fees)||3 years|
|MSc||Distance learning||£ 9,760 per Whole course (rest of UK fees (Scottish courses))||3 years|
|MSc||Distance learning||£ 9,760 per Whole course (EU fees)||3 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 5,000 per Whole course (home fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 12,500 per Whole course (overseas fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 5,000 per Whole course (rest of UK fees (Scottish courses))||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 5,000 per Whole course (EU fees)||12 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Garthdee Campus||Aberdeen||AB10 7QE||Scotland|