Logistics and Supply Chain Management - MSc
University of Kent
Logistics and supply chain management has significant implications for every industry. As a supply chain professional, you can work in virtually any sector of the economy, pursuing career in procurement, operations and production, warehousing and distribution.
This programme explores contemporary and exciting issues in the fields of Logistics and Supply Chain Management, including disruptive innovation in the Supply Chain 4.0 era, such as Big Data, 3D Printing, IoT, Blockchain-enabled Financing, Traceability and Ethical Sourcing, Crowdsourcing and Omni Channels. The programme also offers:
- Industry visit: we have taken our students to BMW Mini Cooper, Port of Dover, Amazon and DHL
- Employability workshop: offered by our Employability and Careers team to help in the search for jobs and placements in the area of logistics and supply chain management
- In-Company Student Consultancy Project: high performing students are selected to solve real business problems
- Industrial placement option: you will have the opportunity to undertake work experience in the UK or overseas as part of your programme.
The programme is delivered by world-class staff, from the The Centre for Logistics and Heuristic Optimisation who have introduced supply chain improvements for a number of high profile companies, including Parker Steel, Priority Freight, Port of Dover and Eurostar. This course is suitable for graduates from any discipline and you are not expected to have any prior knowledge of Logistics or Supply Chain Management.
This programme is accredited by the Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply (CIPS) and the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT).
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- United Kingdom
Master of ScienceDuration
Medium (3-12 months)Language