This course is designed for those looking for a career in operations and logistics either within companies or in specialist logistics and operations businesses. Overall, students acquire knowledge about the primary and support activities in a value chain and advanced operations and logistics management practices and techniques.
Students of this programme will acquire specialist, cognitive and transferable skills including critical thinking and creativity, problem solving and decision making, effective use of information and communications technology, presentation, teamwork, personal effectiveness and ethics and value management. Case studies are also used to understand workplace scenarios.
The Postgraduate MSc degree programmes offered by Norwich Business School adopt an approach to teaching and learning which is designed to promote academic achievement as well as developing the potential for future managerial excellence.
This degree is a step towards working as an operations, purchasing, logistics or supply chain manager in both manufacturing and service companies in public or private sectors. You will acquire skills and practices for conducting operations and logistics research and these will enable you to pursue a PhD degree or work in consulting firms.
Norwich Business School, University of East Anglia – Postgraduate Scholarships
Funding for postgraduate study is available both from the University of East Anglia (UEA) and from a number of external schemes. Applicants should note that many award schemes have early closing dates and may require the acceptance of the offer of a place as a condition of eligibility. If you wish to apply for funding you are therefore strongly advised to apply to Norwich Business School as early as possible in the year of entry. Please indicate in your application that you wish to be considered for an award.Norwich Business School, within the Faculty of Social Sciences at UEA, has an excellent research and teaching profile with strong international links to institutes, organisations, international networks and research councils both throughout Europe and globally.
Value of Scholarship(s)
Award value usually for duration of the period of study and may vary for individual Scholarships.
A variety of Scholarships and Bursaries may be offered to Home/EU and International students. These are usually awarded to students on the basis of academic merit.
For full details about how to apply and application deadlines for individual Courses, Scholarships and Funding opportunities specifically available to you, please visit the link below.
Open to applicants with a First or 2.1 honours degree (or equivalent) in Business, Management or Engineering. Exceptional applicants who do not meet the standard admission criteria will be assessed on an individual basis and may be required to provide further materials.
Recipient: University of East Anglia
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