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Supply Chain Operations

The Online Masters of Supply Chain Operations is a part-time, two year postgraduate course. The programme will consist of 11 taught modules of supply chain related material and two modules of company based research.

Eliminate inefficiencies in your supply chain and help your organisation become more competitive, agile and profitable.

End-to-end visibility of the full supply chain is key to supply chain ROI. In this online Masters, students learn and can immediately apply best-practice supply chain management skills through every link in the chain.

Who is this Masters for?

Students include supply chain professionals and senior personnel across multiple sectors.

A typical class cohort comprises a mix of professionals, all involved with or managing various aspects of the supply chain. Current learners include Supply Chain Managers, Materials Managers, Purchasing Managers, Distribution Managers or Senior Directors who require a more holistic understanding of the supply chain operation such as Heads of Finance, Marketing, Logistics, etc.


2 Years, Part-Time, 100% Online

Participants should expect to spend 15 to 20 hours a week during the semester working on the course.

Subjects taught

Year 1

Semester 1
Frameworks for Supply Chain Management
Quality Science

Semester 2
Thesis (Supply Chain Operations)
Strategic Business
Marketing Technology Products
Financial Management and Decision Making

Semester 3
Thesis (Supply Chain Operations)

Year 2

Semester 1
Supply Chain Risk Assessment and Forecasting
Sales and Operations Planning
Mathematical Modelling In Supply Chains

Semester 2
Operations Management
Simulation Modelling In Supply Chains
Enterprise Modelling and Simulation

Semester 3
Thesis (Supply Chain Operations)

Application date

Application Deadlines

Taught Programmes
Applications are accepted on an ongoing basies but specific programmes have individual closing dates which can be found on our on-line prospectus

Research Programmes
Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis for research programmes. The applications for Research programmes are review each month by the Postgraduate Research Committee.

Enrolment and start dates

Next Intake: January 2018

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