Engineering - Supply Chain Operations

Subjects taught

Programme Content

Year 1
Semester 1
• Frameworks for Supply Chain Management
• Strategic Business
• Operations Management Mathematical Modelling in Supply Chain

Semester 2
• Marketing Technology Products
• Simulation Modelling in Supply Chains

Year 2
Semester 3
• Operations Management
• Quality Science
• Sales and Operations Planning

Semester 4
• Thesis Proposal Preparation

Semester 5
• Financial Management and Decision Making for SCM
• Supply Chain Risk Assessment and Forecasting
• Thesis (Supply Chain Operations)

Semester 6
• Thesis (Supply Chain Operations)

Entry requirements

Applicants for a Master's programme must normally have a minimum second class Level 8 honours degree (QQI NFQ or other internationally recognised equivalent) in a relevant or appropriate subject, or equivalent prior learning that is recognised by the University as meeting this requirement.

Applicants with a lower qualification may also be considered provided they can prove to have considerable industrial experience as well as evidence of the ability to study at Masters Level.

Applicants must also satisfy the English Language Requirements* of the University.

The University reserves the right to shortlist and interview applicants as deemed necessary.

Relevant experience

Applicant must have a minimum of 2 years appropriate experience in a continuous improvement setting and be in a position to affect organisational change.
Applicants should ideally be in a front line management role within their organisation.

Those applicants not yet in a front line management role but with 3 or more years experience may also be considered.

Application dates

How to apply:
1. Choose your programme.
2. Check closing date for the programme.
3. Apply online at
4. Have your supporting documentation ready to upload.
5. Pay the application fee (€35 online / €40 bank draft or cheque).
6. Submit your application.

What to Include with your Application:
Delays in receiving these documents will affect the progress of your application.

Photo or Scanned original copy of your transcripts for all years of study. (Graduates of UL need only provide us with their Student ID number.)

Photo or Scanned copy of passport to verify ID and full legal name.

A copy of your most recent CV.

Applicants who do not have English as their first language may satisfy English Language requirements:

If your qualifications have been obtained in a country where English is an official language this will suffice

If this is not available, the following additional documents must be provided:

• English translation of your qualification(s)/transcripts
• English language competency certificate


2 years part-time.
100% Online Delivery

Enrolment dates

Next intake: January 2024

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  • Qualifications

    Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)

  • Attendance type

    Part time

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