Master Of Science In Supply Chain And Logistics Management

Master Of Science In Supply Chain And Logistics Management
Introduction
1 Year Full-Time; 2 Years Part-Time
 
Developed, fully taught and awarded by The University of Warwick, UK
The programme will provide the tools and techniques to evaluate, manage and improve service, operational and supply chain processes and conduct market analysis. It also aims to provide a basic understanding of markets, product and process development and financial management.
 
The programme supports the further development of people in logistics, purchasing and supply chain in manufacturing based enterprises, as well as support service organisations. It is essentially about developing change agents and leaders who can engineer and manage effective supply chains and lead integration in technology-based organisations.
 
The focus of the programme is on using enterprise resource planning systems in order to improve the operational functions of a business and develop a broad understanding of strategy development and design. The main objective of the programme is to ensure reliable, cost effective and high quality supply.
 
Postgraduate Award in Supply Chain and Logistics Management
Developed, fully taught and awarded by The University of Warwick, UK
 
1 Year Part-Time
 
The Postgraduate Award in Supply Chain and Logistics Management offers pathways that would allow professionals to upgrade their knowledge and skills and validate their learning in a post-module assignment. If the post-module assignment is completed, the credits gained during the programme can be built towards the postgraduate award which may eventually lead to a full Master’s degree. Participants take the same modules as those currently offered in the Master’s programme at SIM Global Education.
 
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Entry Requirements
Qualifications in business, engineering, IT or scientific discipline. Candidates with good honours degrees in other disciplines who can show proof of satisfactory numeracy may also be considered.
 
Part-time
• Bachelor’s degree (2nd Class Honours degree or its equivalent)
• Ordinary degree with two years of relevant post-qualification industrial experience in the engineering or logistics industry
• Advanced Diploma and five years of relevant post-qualification industrial experience in the engineering or logistics industry
 
Full-time
• Bachelor’s degree (2nd Class Honours degree or its equivalent)
 
Candidates with other qualifications can be assessed on individual merits.
 
English Proficiency Requirements
Local Applicants
Applicants whose entry qualification was attained in Singapore with at least three years of study in an English medium institution is exempted from English Proficiency Requirement.
 
International Applicants
• IELTS 6.5 overall (with at least 6.0 in each band); or
• TOEFL 92 (IBT) with broadly consistent scores in each of the four elements in the test; or
• Pearson Test of English (Academic) with a minimum score of 62 (with at least 51 in each of the four component scores)
 
Other Requirements
• Two satisfactory academic/ industrial reference letters
• A letter of academic interest and your objectives in undertaking postgraduate study
 
An interview by the Programme Director and/or Programme Faculty may be required as part of the admission process. Applicants not meeting the formal academic requirements will be considered on a case-by-case basis.
 
Applicants with a work permit or employment pass can be considered for admission.
Mode of Delivery
9 modules + 1 dissertation
 
The modules are delivered on a modular-basis over 18-months for part-time, and over a month for full-time. Each modules comprises approximately 40 contact hours delivered in sessions of 3 to 9 hours usually over 1 week or 2 weekends.
 
Lectures are held in classes at SIM campus unless otherwise stated.
 
Course materials are accessible online. Students are recommended to access study and research materials on their personal computers for in-class coursework and dissertation.
 
Dissertation
Participants will work on a genuine business issue for their MSc dissertation in accordance with the University guidelines and standards under the guidance by industrialists and academic supervisors. The dissertation will be moderated by a senior member of the University on completion. All dissertation consultation must be done during candidature period. On completion, participants are required to conduct an oral presentation on their dissertation topic.
 
Assessment
Participants are assessed by assignments/projects, dissertation and continuous assessment such as presentations.
 
The coursework and MSc dissertation components are worth 50% of the programme's total credits.
 
Candidature Period
Part-Time: 3 years
Full-Time: 1 year
 
There will not be any refund or recourse should the student fail to complete the programme within the candidature period.
 
Minimum Class Size
20
 
In the event that the class cannot commence due to low take-up rate, applicants will be informed within one month before programme commencement.   
Intakes
Part-Time: Jan, Mar, May, Jul, Sep & Nov
Full-Time: Apr & Oct
 
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Other Info
 
Programme Highlights:
• Three-way participation: University + Organisation + Participant
• Combine academic excellence with industrial experience
• Developed with industry to address real world problems
• First-hand understanding of issues facing modern business and industry
• Application-based assignments and projects
• Global experience and inputs
SIM Global Education
SIM HQ
461 Clementi Road
Singapore 599491

Tel: +65 6248 9746 
Email: study@sim.edu.sg
Website: www.simge.edu.sg