Robert Gordon University

Robert Gordon University

Purchasing and Supply Chain Management

Theis course provides specialised focus on strategically important aspects of business. 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.

Entry requirements

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 1st language must provide evidence of linguistic ability, by gaining either IELTS 6.5 or its equivalent.

Course modules

Modules include: Purchasing principles and law; finance for managers; the economics of business; managing people; operations management; supply chain management; strategic purchasing; research methods; dissertation in purchasing and supply chain management.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 9,760 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 3 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 9,760 per Whole course (Scotland) 3 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 9,760 per Whole course (EU) 3 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 9,760 per Whole course (Wales) 3 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 9,760 per Whole course (England) 3 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 9,760 per Whole course (International) 3 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 9,760 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 - 3 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 9,760 per Whole course (Scotland) 3 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 9,760 per Whole course (Wales) 3 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 9,760 per Whole course (EU) 3 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 9,760 per Whole course (England) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 - 3 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 9,760 per Whole course (International) 3 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,000 per Whole course (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,000 per Whole course (Wales) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,000 per Whole course (EU) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,000 per Whole course (England) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,500 per Whole course (International) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,000 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,000 per Whole course (EU) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,000 per Whole course (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,000 per Whole course (England) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,000 per Whole course (Wales) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,500 per Whole course (International) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,000 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Garthdee Campus Aberdeen AB10 7QE Scotland
Online/Distance Learning

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Key information

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Postgraduate Admissions
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01224 262209