Master Purchasing and Supply Chain Management - Máster en Gestión de Compras y Cadena de Suministro
MSc Supply Chain Management degree offered by Norwich Business School aims to equip students with the cross-functional understanding and sound technical and managerial skills that are becoming increasingly important in expanding markets often reliant upon international operations. Management of the supply chain is increasingly a strategic imperative for all types of organisations, in both product and services sectors.
Supply chain strategies and tactics involve a complex set of product, process and information flows between organisations and their operational nodes. Overall, the programme is seeking to develop the next generation of managers to identify and harness the great opportunities for long-lasting competitive advantage offered by the strategic management of the firms supply chain, including purchasing, procurement, operations and logistics management. The skills and knowledge gained as part of this Masters degree will prove invaluable in a number of management fields and as such will offer students impressive career opportunities.
Degree Subject: All subjects excluding Business (unless studied in a non-UK context)
Degree Classification: Good 2.2 or equivalent
Compulsory Study (120 credits)
Students must study the following modules for 120 credits:
ACCOUNTING AND FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT
CRITICAL ISSUES IN SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT
INTEGRATED BUSINESS DECISIONS
MANAGEMENT SKILLS AND PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT
MANAGING PEOPLE AND ORGANISATIONS
MARKETING AND STRATEGY: MARKETS COMPETITORS AND CUSTOMERS
Option A Study (60 credits)
Students will select 60 credits from the following modules:
Please Note - Modules selected from this option range will be treated as COMPULSORY modules.
PROCUREMENT AND PHYSICAL DISTRIBUTION MANAGEMENT
SUPPLY CHAIN STRATEGY AND PROCESSES
Norwich Business School students benefit from our highly valued insight into state-of-the-art thinking and practice in the fields of business and management. Many of our graduates have subsequently achieved varied and successful careers with high profile roles in regional, national and international organisations.
The University of East Anglia provides a professional Careers Centre and, together with the School´s Academic Careers Adviser, we will help students to choose their career path and develop their employability skills.