2020 start
MSc

Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Management School, Faculty of Social Sciences

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Course description

The modern supply chain is ubiquitous, reaching into many aspects of consumers’ daily lives, and becoming increasingly important for companies. On this programme, you’ll develop the skills to manage and improve international supply chains. We’ll show you how the right technology and strategy can give you a competitive edge. We use case studies, industry links and company visits to enhance our teaching. 

You can apply to do a company-based dissertation, working with an external organisation. Recent dissertation projects include working with a large logistics company to reduce their fleet’s carbon footprint and a report for an electrical company on the supply chain and market structure of their goods industry.

Applying for this course

We use a staged admissions process to assess applications for this course. You'll still apply for this course in the usual way, using our Postgraduate Online Application Form. 

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Accredited by the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport and the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply

Modules

Core modules

  • Operations Management for Logistics and Supply Chain Management
  • Sustainable Logistics and Supply Chain Management
  • Research Methods
  • Supply Chain Technology
  • Logistics System
  • Supply Chain Accounting and Finance
  • Global Supply Chain Leadership
  • Supply Networks Management
  • Dissertation

Optional modules

One of the following:

  • International Management
  • Strategic Management
  • International Business Strategy

Teaching

  • Lectures
  • Seminars
  • Case studies
  • Group work for collaborative learning
  • Web-based discussion groups

Assessment

  • Individual assignments
  • Group projects
  • End-of-semester examinations
  • Dissertation

Duration

1 year full-time

Entry requirements

Minimum 2:1 honours degree or an approved professional qualification.

English language requirements

Overall IELTS score of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.

Entry requirements for international students

Apply

We use a staged admissions process to assess applications for this course. You'll still apply for this course in the usual way, using our Postgraduate Online Application Form.

Apply now

Contact

management-admissions@sheffield.ac.uk
+44 114 222 3376

The course information set out here may change before you begin, particularly if you are applying significantly in advance of the start date.