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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: This program is accredited by the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT) and was developed in consultation with the industry. It focuses on the practical aspects of logistics and supply chain management rather than academic theory. You will learn about all of the major elements of Logistics and Supply Chain Management, and will have the opportunity to explore the most recent developments in the field. As well as subject-specific knowledge, we also teach problem-solving, critical thinking and professional skills.
  • You might have the opportunity to take part in a three to four-month long supervised project based in a client company which helps builds your professional skills.
  • Entry Requirements: 2:1 Hons degree (UK or equivalent), including degrees in Business and Management Studies, Economics and other Social Sciences and Engineering. Normally require an IELTS (Academic) Test with an overall score of at least 7.0, and a minimum of 6.0 in each element of the test and also consider other English language qualifications. If your score is below our requirements, you may be eligible for one of the pre-sessional English language programs.

This program is accredited by the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT) and was developed in consultation with the industry. It focuses on the practical aspects of logistics and supply chain management rather than academic theory. You will learn about all of the major elements of Logistics and Supply Chain Management, and will have the opportunity to explore the most recent developments in the field. As well as subject-specific knowledge, we also teach problem-solving, critical thinking and professional skills.