University of Sussex

University of Sussex

Global Supply Chain and Logistics Management

This is a course for those seeking to enter the growing field of supply chain and logistics management, and for those wishing to advance their current position within supply chain or logistics organisations. You study issues relating to the development of buyer-supplier relationships, operations management, procurement strategies, logistics operations, negotiation and outsourcing. Our academic experts are world-leading researchers in the fields of supply chain and logistics management. This course offers you the opportunity to attend a range of career-enhancing events and provides you with access to potential employers. In addition, your studies benefit from company visits, simulations, case studies and a guest lecture series featuring international speakers and industry leaders. You also have the opportunity to network with other supply chain and logistics associates through a series of industry-specific conferences to improve both your capabilities and your employability.

Entry requirements

A 1st- or upper 2nd-Class undergraduate Honours degree or equivalent professional qualification.

Course modules

Autumn term: You take the 4 core modules: Managing operations and quality; outsourcing; logistics management; procurement fundamentals. Spring term: you take the 4 core modules: Information technology for logistics; management of negotiation; managing complex projects and systems; research methods. Summer term: Personal and professional development; you also work on your dissertation.

Assessment methods

Modules are assessed by a combination of coursework, essays, group and individual reports, presentations, and unseen examinations.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 7,300 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 15,350 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Sussex House Brighton BN1 9RH South East

Key information

Telephone number: 
01273 872668