University of Liverpool

University of Liverpool

Operations and Supply Chain Management (online)

The course offers a theoretical and practical examination of the factors necessary for effective operations and supply management in today's global and highly competitive markets; it enables students to understand the practical and strategic implications of multinational supply chains and to learn directly from their professional counterparts in other parts of the world; it demonstrates how successful operations performance can shape and influence the sales and profit ambition of a business; it provides students with a profound understanding of the processes and techniques for developing operations strategy and managing operations and supply chain activities.

Entry requirements

Good Honours degree in a relevant subject.

Course modules

Core modules: Strategic operations management; supply chain operations management; logistics and international trade; business analysis and assessment; total quality management; lean thinking; 2 optional modules: operations modelling and simulation; project management; e-commerce; marketing management; international business and emerging markets; performance management.

Assessment methods

In addition to 6 core modules and optional modules, there is a dissertation (180 credit points).


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Distance learning - 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Centre Campus Liverpool L3 5PS North West

Key information

Laureate Online Education