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Master of Science in Supply Chain Management and Global Logistics

Master of Science in Supply Chain Management and Global Logistics

Supply Chain Management and Global Logistics involve the comprehensive flow and storage of goods from point of origin to point of consumption, aimed at meeting consumer requirements efficiently and effectively. 

The Master of Science in Supply Chain Management and Global Logistics awarded by the University of London covers the latest technologies and innovations within the supply chain and global logistics industry. Students will learn about how AI, blockchain technology, big data analytics and automation enable the smooth flow of goods across companies and international borders. The programme will also explore issues such as risk mitigation, sustainability and ethics to help you develop an understanding of international business trends that shape global supply chains and how they impact your business.

The Supply Chain Management Masters Degree programme is delivered via lectures, seminars, workshops, business games and simulations and directed independent study. This will be supported through:

  • The creation of a learning environment which fosters debate and constructive argument;
  • Modules which encourage students to critically assess theory and leading edge practice with a view to creating new concepts and practices for the future;
  • Practical projects which foster originality of thought and enterprise;
  • Exercises which develop critical analysis of financial statements.

Students will be presented with increasingly complex business scenarios (case studies) and will be encouraged to gain a deeper and wider perspective of the business problem, while at the same time maintaining the strategic view which is the key concern of the postgraduate student. The Masters in Supply Chain Management and Global Logistics is particularly beneficial for professionals aiming to excel in roles such as supply chain managers, logistics directors, operations analysts, procurement specialists, and anyone seeking leadership positions within the vast domain of supply chain and logistics.

Programme Overview

Awarding authority University of London (Academic Direction by Bayes Business School, City, University of London)
Academic Year/Time Schedule/Programme Duration Duration of course is 1 years
Mode Full Time / Part Time
Teaching Amenities, Facilities etc Lecture Rooms, Library, Computer Lab, Student Study Space, etc
Intake Apr/Oct 2024


Accreditation: Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT) and the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (CIPS)

Successful graduates of the MSc programme with relevant work experience can apply for both MCIPS and CMILT designations, which represent a global standard for industry professionals.

 

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Programme Objective

The primary aim of the Master of Science in Supply Chain Management programme is to build upon a Bachelor’s Degree education and equip postgraduate professionals with advanced knowledge and skills in the latest technologies and methodologies driving the global logistics industry. This comprehensive program focuses on preparing students to navigate and lead in the intricacies of global supply chain dynamics, incorporating practical applications and strategic decision-making skills. It aims to cultivate industry leaders who are adept at implementing sustainable and ethical supply chain practices in a rapidly evolving business environment.

What to Expect

Students in the Master of Science in Supply Chain Management and Global Logistics programme will acquire deep understanding and practical skills in several key areas:

  • The latest technologies and innovations within the supply chain and global logistics industry, including AI, blockchain technology, big data analytics, and automation.
  • Critical issues such as risk mitigation, sustainability, and ethics, and their impact on international business trends and global supply chains.
  • Strategic decision-making skills to navigate the complexities of global supply chain dynamics.
  • Implementation of sustainable and ethical supply chain practices.

This Masters degree in Supply Chain Management is delivered at Amity Global Institute in Signapore. The learning experience is delivered via a combination of lectures, multimedia content, quizzes, exercises, self-assessments as well as facilities to discuss with tutors and peers. Upon registration, you will gain access to all your resources and study materials via your Student Virtual Learning Environment (VLE).

Course Structure & Duration

The Supply Chain Management and Global Logistics Masters Degree programme consists of the following core modules:

Core Concepts of Supply Chain Management: This module aims to provide you with an overview of a range of essential supply chain related concepts to prepare you for engagement with later modules.

Supply Chain Analytics: This module aims to provide you with an overview of the application of quantitative methods relevant to supply chain management, particularly in the fields of descriptive, predictive and prescriptive analytics. 

Operations and Process Management: This module is offered to provide supply chain professionals with a foundational knowledge in operations management. 

Accounting for Decision Makers: This module helps you to understand and use information from financial statements and management accounts when making decisions in complex and uncertain situations. 

Strategy for Deliverying Value: This module asks what strategy is, and how developing an efficient and effective strategy leads some firms to achieve and sustain competitive advantage. 

Global Purchasing and Supply Management: This module is to introduce you to the range of issues and related decisions that procurement managers must face. 

Innovation and Supply Chain Technology: This module examines the processes, issues and decisions required to manage innovation processes effectively within a firm and its network. 

Global Logistics and Transport Management: This module is to provide you with an in-depth knowledge of the requirements for designing and managing global logistics. 

Optional Modules

Project Management: This module will provide you with a sound understanding and knowledge of concepts and analytical skills underpinning effective project management with the exposure to ‘soft’ and ‘hard’ tools or techniques and linking theory to live projects. 

Business Forecasting and Data Analytics: This module will provide tools and insights on how to make use of available data in daily operations, generate and evaluate forecasts and make informed decisions. 

Supply Chain Finance and Risk Management: This module aims to provide you with a profound understanding of the role of finance and risk management in supply chains, including the specific techniques that are used by industry and banks. 

Business to Business Marketing: This module provides an overview of the essential concepts, strategic frameworks and tactical tools core to business-to-business marketing. 

Final Project – Supply Chain Management and Global Logistics: This module aims to provide you with a profound understanding of the role of business/consultancy research skills and their application where possible ,to real world supply chain/logistics-related challenges.

Students can pursue their Masters in Supply Chain Management and Global Logistics with full-time or part-time studies.

Route Duration Starting Month
Full-time/Part-time 12-Month April 2024

October 2024

Admission Eligibility

Eligibility Criteria Requirements
Age Requirements 20 years old
Academic Requirements MSc and Postgraduate Diploma Entry Route

To be eligible to register for the MSc or PGDip programme, applicants must have the following:

  • A bachelor’s degree (or an acceptable equivalent) in a quantitative subject (eg: Computer Science, Economics, Engineering, Finance, Mathematics, Medicine, Physics, Psychology, Quantitative Management, Quantitative Finance, Social Sciences with Quantitative Methods or Statistics) which is considered at least comparable to a UK second class honours degree, from an institution acceptable to the University  

Applicants with an appropriate professional award from a recognised supply chain management/logistics or similar professional body will be considered on an individual basis.

Successful completion of the PGCert will confer eligibility for progression to the PGDip.

Successful completion of the PGDip will confer eligibility for progression to the MSc.

Postgraduate Certificate Entry Route

To be eligible to register for either of the PGCert programmes, applicants must have the following:

  • A bachelor’s degree (or an acceptable equivalent) in a quantitative subject (eg: Computer Science, Economics, Engineering, Finance, Mathematics, Medicine, Physics, Psychology, Quantitative Management, Quantitative Finance, Social Sciences with Quantitative Methods or Statistics) which is considered at least comparable to a UK second class honours degree, from an institution acceptable to the University  

    OR

  • At least 30 years old with eight (8) years of working experience in a relevant field such as operations, manufacturing, supply chain management, logistics, procurement, transportation or similar. Applicants will be considered on an individual basis. 

Applicants through the work experience route should be able to provide evidence of their aptitude to study at postgraduate level and have experience of applying quantitative knowledge and skills (for example, mathematical analysis and statistics at an A-Level or equivalent level) in their current role as these skills will be needed for the following modules on the programme: Operations and Process Management; Accounting for Decision Makers, Supply Chain Analytics, Business Forecasting and Data Analytics, Global Purchasing and Supply Management, Supply Chain Finance and Risk Management.

Language Requirements

Applicant will meet the English language requirement if they have passed ANY of the following within the last three years:

  • (IELTS) International English Language Testing System – an overall score of 6.5 or above with a minimum of 6.0 in the written test
  • Pearson Test of English (Academic) – an overall score of 59 or above, with at least 59 in both the reading and writing tests and at least 54 in the speaking and listening tests
  • Cambridge English: Proficiency qualification 
  • Cambridge Certificate of Advanced English – grade C or above; or, 
  • (TOEFL) iBT Test of English as a Foreign Language – an overall score of 92 or above, with at least 22 in both the reading and writing skills tests and at least 20 in both the speaking and listening tests. 

Alternatively, an applicant may satisfy the English language requirements for the MSc, Postgraduate Diploma or Postgraduate Certificates if they have:

  • Substantial education (minimum of eighteen months) conducted and assessed in English

    OR

  • Substantial work experience (minimum of eighteen months) conducted in English. 

Where an applicant does not meet the prescribed English language proficiency requirements but believes that they can demonstrate the requisite proficiency for admission, the University may, at its discretion, consider the application.

Accreditation of Prior Learning (APL) / Credit Exemption Subject to University/Academic approval.

 

MSc Supply Chain Course Fees & Curriculum Structure

Course Application Fee

Course Application Fee*

Local Students : S$150 (Onetime Only)
International Students : S$450 (Onetime Only)

Note:

– Course application fee is non refundable.
– Fees indicated are exclusive of GST.
– UoL will also charge an additional application fee for £101 which is paid directly to UoL online.

Fees Breakdown

Total Payable

  Local International
Tuition Fee S$33,000 S$33,000
Total Course Fees Payable
S$33,000 S$33,000
Note:
  1. FPS Insurance premiums are paid by Amity, unless stated in the Student Contract which has to be paid by the student separately.
  2. Fees indicated are exclusive of GST & examination fee.
  3. Fees indicated are exclusive of Non-Tuition Fee of S$ 1580.
  4. The above fee is inclusive of University of London fee .
  5. For Miscellaneous Fees: Click Here
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The student must complete 180 credits to be awarded the MSc in Supply Chain Management and Global Logistics

  • Eight (8) Core modules (120 credits total)
  • Two (2) Optional modules (30 credits total)
  • A Final Project (30 credits total)

Core Modules

Core Concepts of Supply Chain Management [SCM010] 15 Credits
Supply Chain Analytics [SCM020] 15 Credits
Operations and Process Management [SCM030] 15 Credits
Accounting for Decision Makers [SCM040] 15 Credits
Strategy for Delivering Value [SCM050] 15 Credits
Global Purchasing and Supply Management [SCM060] 15 Credits
Innovation and Supply Chain Technology [SCM070] 15 Credits
Global Logistics and Transport Management [SCM080] 15 Credits

Optional Modules [Choose 2]

Project Management [SCM100] 15 Credits
Business Forecasting and Data Analytics [SCM110] 15 Credits
Supply Chain Finance and Risk Management [SCM120] 15 Credits
Business to Business Marketing [SCM130] 15 Credits

Final Project

Supply Chain Management and Global Logistics Project [SCM900] 30 Credits
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Computer Specification and Internet Access

All students must have regular access to a computer (or mobile device*) with an internet connection to use the University of London website and the Student Portal. These are where the programme’s study resources are located. Through the Student Portal, students can register, enter exams and use the programme’s Virtual Learning Environment (VLE). The VLE provides electronic learning materials, access to the University of London Online Library, networking opportunities, and other resources.

For students to get the most from their studies, their computers should have at least the following minimum specification:

  • A web browser (the latest version of Firefox, Chrome or Internet Explorer are recommended). This must accept cookies and have JavaScript enabled
  • Screen resolution of 1024 x 768 or greater
  • Sufficient bandwidth to access and upload video content
  • The ability to play videos including sound and speakers.

And the following applications installed:

  • A word processor that accepts Microsoft Word formats (.doc and .docx);
  • A PDF reader (e.g. Adobe).
  • Certain courses may have additional requirements, such as:
  • Video and audio recording capability, such as via web cam or other device;
  • Microphone;
  • The ability to install software on the computer, with administrator access, noting that in the institution supported model it is expected that the institution should install all necessary software on lab machines where appropriate;
  • Installation of a programmer’s text editor such as Atom and integrated development environment software (IDE) where necessary.

* Full mobile access is not available for all programmes

Further information: https://www.bayes.city.ac.uk/

Career Prospects

Earning a Master of Science in Supply Chain Management and Global Logistics equips graduates for a wide array of influential and high-demand roles within the supply chain and global logistics sector. These positions are pivotal in ensuring the efficiency and effectiveness of the supply chain operations, from procurement to delivery, across various industries worldwide.

  • Supply Chain Manager
  • Procurement Specialist
  • Operations Analyst
  • Global Logistics Manager
  • Inventory Control Specialist
  • Transportation Coordinator
  • Supply Chain Consultant

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Frequently Asked Questions About Masters in Supply Chain Management

To apply for a Masters in Supply Chain Management and Global Logistics, visit the Amity Global Institute website and navigate to the “Apply Now” section. 

Fill out the application forms with your details, attach any required documents, and our team will get back to you shortly regarding your application.

The next intakes for the Masters in Supply Chain Management are scheduled for April 2024 and October 2024. We advise prospective students to check our website for any updates or changes to these dates.

Yes, the application fee for local students is S$150, and for international students, it is S$450. This fee is non-refundable and exclusive of GST. Additionally, the University of London (UOL) charges a separate application fee of £101, payable directly to UOL online.

We recommend applying at least three months prior to your desired intake to ensure ample time for application processing, visa arrangements (if applicable), and preparation for your studies.

You can check your application status by contacting our Singapore admissions office.

Phone: +65 6602 9500

Email: info@singapore.amity.edu

Fax: +65 6602 9509

There are no differences in total payable course fees between local and international students. Both local and international students will have to pay a total course fee of S$33,000 (Excl. of GST and Non-Tuition Fee) for the Masters of Science in Supply Chain Management and Global Logistics.

However international students will have to pay a one-time course application fee of S$450, while local students will have to pay a one-time course application fee of S$150. Additionally, the University of London (UOL) charges a separate application fee of £101, payable directly to UOL online.

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