M.Sc. in Supply Chain Management

Dublin - IRELAND

Field(s) of study: Logistics
Cost of pre-eligibility application: 
  • Via Mastersbooking: 0 €
  • Via the regular school procedure: 45 €
Course cost: 0 €
Possible funding options: 
  • Payment by my company

Next admission round: 

Next recruitment session:
Dec 2016
to
May 2017

Available slots: 

Available spots: : 30
Places available per academic year: 30

Program Language

  • English

Course length: 

1 year (12 months)

Start of the program: 

September 2017

Level of entry: 

A Level+4 years

 The overall learning outcomes of the programme are to:

  • provide participants with a detailed knowldege of the theory and practice of SCM
  • develop graduates to contribute effectively to multi-discipline teamwork aimed at radical improvements in supply chain capability
  • prepare graduates of all disciplines for a variety of roles in SCM; and
  • provide personal developement opportunities for students in parallel with their meeting career development objectives.

Compulsory Modules:

  • Introduction to Supply Chain Management
  • Understanding Customer Service
  • Manufacturing Strategy and Operations
  • Physical Distribution Management
  • Purchasing
  • Information Technology in the Supply Chain
  • International Supply Chain Design
  • Introduction to Business Strategy

Optional Modules:

  • Managing People
  • Management of Information Systems

All students will also participate in Research Methods which will assist them in the development of their dissertation.

Qualifications/expertise after completing the program

  • Participants following the program will generally aspire to a career in
    • the logistics/supply chain management field in
    • manufacturing, process, retail, transport and logistics service companies.
  • NITL's full-time and executive postgraduate program provide an ideal opportunity for graduates from a wide variety of disciplines to acquire the necessary skills, knowledge and competencies to build a career in this exciting and rapidly developing field.
  • Supply chain managers play a critical role in all main sectors in the economy including life sciences, electronics and IT, food and drink, third-party logistics (3PL) and retail, as well as in many parts of the public sector.

Admission criteria: 

  • Based on academic grades
  • may also take into account your work/life experience
  • may also be required to attend for interview for specific programs

Manager: 

Mrs/Ms Kate Uí GHALLACHóIR