Master of Science Supply Chain Management & Purchasing - two-year programme

SKEMA Business SchoolLille - FRANCE

Field(s) of study: Purchasing, Supply Chain Management
Cost of pre-eligibility application: 
  • Via Mastersbooking: 0 €
  • Via the regular school procedure: 0 €
Course cost: 28 000 €
Possible funding options: 
  • Academic excellence scholarships
  • Bank loan
  • Crowdfunding/Sponsoring
  • Government grants
  • International mobility grants
  • Paid internship
  • Payment by a training organisation/Training Leave
  • Payment by my company
  • Personal or family funding
  • Private grants (company, foundation, etc.)

Next admission round: 

Next recruitment session:
Sep 2017
to
Jul 2018

Available slots: 

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

Course length: 

2 years (24 months)

Start of the program: 

January 2018
September 2018

Level of entry: 

A Level+3 years
A Level+4 years

Accreditations

AACSB
AMBA
CGE
EDUNIVERSAL
EQUIS

The MSc in Supply Chain Management and Purchasing (SCMP) provides a unique opportunity for acquiring a specialist qualification in the area of supply chain management, combined with a generalised one in project management.
 
This MSc programme is designed for practising professionals, mid-career managers and graduates seeking specialised training in the complementary fields of purchasing, supply chain management and project management at managerial level.

Certifications include preparation for BASICS (Basics of Supply Chain Management) of APICS® The Association for Operation Management, PRINCE2® and AgilePM®.​  A Lean Six Sigma yellow/green belt level course is also part of the curriculum.

Courses include SCOR, Prince2® + Agile, lean, purchasing, logistics, sourcing, communication skills, production planning, IT for supply chain and more…
 
The MSc covers the whole span of supply chain activities from planning, purchasing, receiving, production, storage to delivery through nine compulsory courses, and six elective courses and specific projects.
 
It is designed with a progressive shift from theory to practice.
 
Specific courses are structured around project-based learning, where students do projects in companies in order to deal with real-life supply chains and purchasing issues.

Course format: 

September to May in courses. May to October in internship and thesis writing.

Qualifications/expertise after completing the program

Graduates of this MSc have high potential for recruitment in a wide range of industries and sectors. The field of purchasing and supply chain offers a variety of possible assignments and jobs rangin​g from generalist supply chain management, materials management and project management to specialist purchasing, procurement, demand planning, logistics & transportation, as well as consulting positions.

Entry requirements

  • Bac +3 and Bac +4 for Two-Year MSc,
  • Only Bac +4 for MSc in one year
  • Have a three-year bachelor's degree or equivalent
  • A score report attesting a sufficient level of English (TOEFL 560, TOEIC 800, IELTS 6, ELS 110 or  equivalent)*
    Note: no English language test score is required for students who have a degree from an English-speaking university.  
  • GMAT or GRE score will be to the candidate's advantage 

* Students will be required to reach the necessary level for the MSc before moving to year two.

Admission criteria: 

  • Application file
  • Interview
  • Language test score(s)

Course cost description: 

MSc in one year: €16,900 / $19,942 
Two-year MSc: €28,000