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Supply Chain Management MSc


This course requires IELTS 6.5
. If you don’t have the required level of English then view our range of Pre-Sessional English courses.

OVERVIEW

This course has a September and a January intake.

The course code for the part-time course is ECT099.

Escalating competition and the globalisation of supply markets make it essential that supply professionals keep up to date and broaden their capabilities in key areas such as strategy, ecommerce, sourcing and contracts management.

This course aims to meet the needs of such professionals, whether they are employed or studying in preparation for employment. It will equip you with a comprehensive understanding of supply chain management through the development of knowledge, skills and expertise.

WHY CHOOSE THIS COURSE?

Storage containers piled up in a storage areaEnhance your qualifications and release your potential to improve yourself and move your organisation forward.

Classes are taught by academics with a long track record of working with industry.

Close collaboration with industry enables us to equip you for the world of work.

WHAT WILL I LEARN?

The course has the following ten taught modules:

  • Masters project;
  • Study skills and research methods;
  • Lean supply and quality management;
  • Supply chain management;
  • Project management;
  • Supply chain and logistics economics;
  • Logistics and supply chain operations;
  • Purchasing management;
  • Contract management;
  • Sustainability and the environment.

 

 

HOW WILL THIS COURSE BE TAUGHT?

This course offers some evening modules: speak to admissions for further information.

Entry Requirements

To enter this course you should have a first or second class honours degree in appropriate discipline. However entry qualifications are flexible and applications are welcomed for mature candidates and those with industrial experience. Students whose first language is not English should have achieved a minimum English language standard of IELTS 6.5. Alternatively students may be admitted with IELTS 6.0 if they attend a compulsory five week pre-sessional English course, operated by Coventry University, before joining their master’s programme.

HOW TO APPLY

To find out more about how to apply, click on the Apply For This Course button above. Many of our courses offer a part-time study option. Note that the part-time mode of study is not applicable to international students, unless you hold a relevant visa – please check with the international office.

Please note: we have a range of taught postgraduate awards to suit your needs, from Postgraduate Certificate or Postgraduate Diploma to a full Master's Degree (MA, MBA, MSc, LLM). In most cases you can decide to exit at Postgraduate Certificate or Diploma level, without carrying onto the full Master's qualification.

How will this course enhance my career prospects?

This course aims to equip the student with a comprehensive understanding of supply chain management through the development of knowledge, skills and expertise in the subject. Job satisfaction and remuneration prospects are excellent, with employer demand for those with a supply chain background outstripping the supply of suitably qualified applicants.

GLOBAL LEADERS PROGRAMME

Centre for Global Engagement logoTo prepare students for the challenges of the global employment market and to strengthen and develop their broader personal and professional skills Coventry University has developed a unique Global Leaders Programme.

The objectives of the programme, in which postgraduate and eligible undergraduate students can participate, is to provide practical career workshops and enable participants to experience different business cultures.

Click here for further details on the Global Leaders Programme.

 

Further information

If you click on the Order a Prospectus button above, we will send you a printed Postgraduate Prospectus; alternatively you can download a pdf prospectus.

To find out more information about Postgraduate Study at Coventry University, including finance and funding and the benefits of further study, see our Postgraduate Study pages.

APPLY FOR THIS COURSE ORDER A PROSPECTUS
Course code:
ECT029
Duration:
  • 1 year full-time

Qualification:
  • Postgraduate Certificate / Postgraduate Diploma
  • Postgraduate Degree (MBA / MSc / MA / MPA)

Course type:
  • Full time

Fees:
£12,068

Contact Details:

International Office

+44 (0) 24 7765 2152