university of leeds
Master of Science Course in Global Supply Chain Management
Faculty of Business Year 2014/15 Qualification MSC Entry requirements A good quality Bachelors degree (2.1 or above) in any subject. If you are not from the UK please visit equivalent qualifications to find out about entry requirements from non-UK countries. Fees For more information visit the Leeds University Business Schools Fees page. Scholarships and bursaries There are numerous scholarships that Global Supply Chain Management students may be eligible for. What you study Our MSc Global Supply Chain Management is among the very few in the world to combine the latest thinking and skills from three important disciplines - management, international business and supply chain management. International business modules are part of our well-known MSc International Business, which is the top MSc in the UK and fourth in the world (The Financial Times Global Masters in Management, 2012 and 2013). Taught by a team of internationally recognised academics and business practitioners from our Centre for International Business at the University of Leeds, Centre for Operations and Supply Chain Research, and Management Division at Leeds University Business School, this programme develops future business leaders. We equip you with contemporary knowledge and a unique blend of skills to manage international businesses and global supply chains. Learning and assessment Teaching is by lectures, seminars and workshops and all classes are designed to offer an interactive learning experience. Extensive use is made of IT and a wide range of materials are available to enable students to study at their own pace and in their own time to enhance and extend the material taught formally. Assessment is by course work and written exams which take place at the end of the semester in which the module is taught. What facilities are available You will be based in the business school which is an impressive building blending traditional gothic and contemporary architecture. Here you will have access to a number of facilities including a dedicated wireless Postgraduate Study Centre, a Postgraduate IT cluster, the Yorkshire Bank Lecture Theatre and Western Lecture Theatre, both equipped with audio-visual technology. Career opportunities The pace of globalisation means there is increasing need for graduates with knowledge and capability in managing international business and global supply chains. Graduates from this MSc appeal to multinational companies, consultancy companies and organisations involved in sourcing and delivering products globally, as well as entrepreneurs looking to develop global businesses.