University of Southampton

University of Southampton

Supply Chain Management and Logistics

With a greater quantitative focus than many similar UK masters degrees, this course will develop your analytical and modelling capabilities to an advanced level, making you highly employable. The MSc in Supply Chain Management and Logistics provides a foundation in core theories and technical skills, and enables you to study relevant managerial topics in more depth and gain specialist knowledge and skills. The course is taught in conjunction with the University's renowned Centre of Operational Research, Management Sciences and Information Systems (CORMSIS). A special feature of this MSc is the opportunity to work on an industry-based summer project, which replaces the traditional dissertation. Partner organisations include Rolls-Royce, Barclaycard, Tesco and Virgin Media.

Entry requirements

MSc: A UK bachelor's degree with second class honours or higher (or equivalent overseas qualification) in a subject with some element of quantitative study such as business, economics, science, engineering, IT or similar. Applicants with relevant work experience are encouraged to apply.

Course modules

Core/Compulsory 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; Problem Structuring; Risk Taking and Decision Making; Project Risk Management; Simulation; Introduction to Python; Management of Corporate Security.

Assessment methods

Assessment methods may include exams, individual coursework, group assignments, reflective reports and your dissertation.

Sponsorship information

Sponsorship and funding may be available.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2019 19,000 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 11,500 per Year 1 (Channel Islands) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 11,500 per Year 1 (England) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 11,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 11,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 11,500 per Year 1 (EU) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 11,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 Years

Campus details

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

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Postgraduate Taught Admissions - Faculty of Business, Law and Art
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