Master in Logistics and Supply Chain Management

One Programme - Two Tracks!

1. Logistics and Supply Chain Management
2. Digital Procurement

The curriculum of the master programme in logistics and supply chain management (LSCM) emphasises analytical problem solving, leadership, and communication skills.

Students must complete core and elective coursework, a Master’s thesis, and participate in the international activities period (IAP) in Boston in January.

The programme offers two career tracks to choose from.

The Track in Logistics and Supply Chain Management prepares students for a future career as logistics manager and supply chain professional. The track partners students with logistics and supply chain divisions of local partner companies for their thesis project
The Track in Digital Procurement aims at preparing students for operational as well as strategic roles in modern procurement organizations as well as empowering students to lead the digital transformation. The track partners students with procurement organizations of large multinational companies to work on a joint research project.

 

Learning outcomes

Students who have completed the programme will be able to:

  • describe how logistics and supply chain management/ procurement decisions impact and/or are impacted by the business strategy,
  • translate theoretical knowledge to real-world challenges in supply chain management in order to derive meaningful solutions,
  • apply quantitative methods and techniques to solve logistics and supply chain management challenges by finding the right trade-off between different performance criteria
  • systematically analyse complex, unstructured, and relevant supply chain management issues,
  • organise and manage extensive sources of data required in order to gain insights from practical situations and generate a thorough quantitative basis for decision-making,
  • formulate analytical models that capture the essence of the logistical and supply chain processes,
  • design and improve efficient and effective logistics and supply chain processes,
  • complete tasks independently and in teams and demonstrate how to organise ideas and articulate concepts in a clear fashion,
  • compose documents and prepare presentations to effectively communicate the results and insights of a supply chain management analysis.
  • use data science tools and softwares to analyse supply chain processes and data.

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