School of Business and Economics


Logistics containers

Applied teaching

Our MSc Logistics and Supply Chain Management is designed to equip students with the new skills employers are looking, covering not only the core curriculum in the field, but also crucial emerging area such as Big Data, Analytics and Behavioural Operations.

Key features of the course include:

  • A taught and a practical project component, with students working on an industrial or research project during the summer
  • Practical sessions that enable you to get hand-on experience of using essential software packages such as SAP and SAS
  • SAS sponsor a student prize and one of our modules was developed in close collaboration with IBM.

Get the latest insights from industry

Our programme has a number of industrial collaborators who ensure that the focus of our taught modules is of both academic and practical relevance and contribute to our curriculum delivering workshops and guest talks.

Our collaborators include practitioners from companies such as:

  • tui
  • npower
  • BT
  • IBM
  • SAS
  • British Airways
  • Government departments through the Government Operational Research Service

Research-led teaching

Meet some of our faculty in this area and discover what some of the research groups behind what we teach are currently working on.