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Logistics & Supply Chain Management Education at Lancaster University Management School (LUMS)

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Founded in 1964, Lancaster University (officially The University of Lancaster) is one of the world's leading research-led universities in Lancaster, Lancashire, UK. The extensive range of degree, masters and PhD level programs are recognized internationally and with over 1500 international students from over 100 different countries you will be joining a friendly and cosmopolitan community. Lancaster University is one of only a handful of UK universities that offers a collegiate structure. The university offers nine colleges in total, eight of which are for undergraduate students and one - Graduate College - which is for master’s students.

Located on Lancaster University’s green parkland campus, Lancaster University Management School (LUMS) is UK’s top research-led, diverse business school, combining both general and specialist undergraduate and postgraduate taught programs in business, management, accounting, finance and economics, with a large doctoral program. The school also delivers innovative customized executive and leadership education for large organizations around the world, in addition to bespoke services for SMEs in England’s North West and beyond.

Lancaster University is a public university and UK Border Agency (UKBA) highly trusted student sponsor. Lancaster University Management School (LUMS) is one of the few business schools in the world to hold triple accreditation – recognition of the quality of everything they do from the three leading international accreditation bodies for the business school sector (AACSB, EQUIS and the Association of MBAs). Triple accreditation is confirmation of the international scope and standing of Lancaster University Management School.

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Academic Programs

Masters Program

  • MSc in Logistics and Supply Chain Management: The MSc in Logistics and Supply Chain Management is a flexible degree scheme in which you choose subjects that interest you and also attend compulsory core modules. The programme prepares you to use your analytical skills in logistics and supply chain management. You will develop modelling skills in Excel and will cover topics such as strategic supply chain management, manufacturing management, public sector analysis and logistics modelling. In addition you take courses in problem solving and consulting, report writing, group work and presentations. The MSc equips you with key skills popular with major employers. You will get the chance to learn SAP, one of the world's most widely used tools for Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP).
  • Entry Requirements: You should have, or be expecting, a first degree that includes some mathematics and statistics; for example, science, engineering, business studies or economics, as well as mathematics or statistics. If their previous education has not been conducted in the English language, applicants will be required to sit either the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) test conducted by the British Council, and achieve a balanced overall score of at least 7.0; or the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL), and achieve a score of at least 600, a CBTOEFL of at least 250 and a iBTOEFL of at least 100.

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