University of Southampton

University of Southampton

Supply Chain Management and Logistics

This programme aims to train future managers and researchers from a diversity of backgrounds with an academically challenging exposure to state-of-the-art mathematical methods of supply chain and logistics management. The range of subjects reflect the expertise and areas of research of the academic staff, and covers (but is not limited to) operations management, optimisation, simulation, risk management, and data mining methods.

Entry requirements

Minimum upper second-class degree from a UK university, or equivalent overseas/professional qualification; applications assessed on individual merit

Course modules

Computational Methods for Logistics; Integrated Logistics; Optimisation and Decision Modelling;
Principles of Supply Chain Management; Purchasing and Supply Management; Quantitative Methods
Optional modules: Credit Scoring and Data Mining;
Forecasting; Game Theory for Business; Management of Corporate Security; Problem Structuring; Risk-taking and Decision-making; Project Risk Management; Simulation; Visual Basic
for Applications

Assessment methods


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time October 2016 - 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Highfield Campus Southampton SO17 1BJ South East

Key information

Telephone number: 
023 8059 5500