Logistics and Supply Chain Management

University of the West of Scotland


Paisley Campus


You will study all aspects of logistics and supply chain management, covering the range of activities associated with the efficient flow and storage of goods, services and related information from the point of origin to the point of consumption in response to consumer requirements.

You will acquire cross-functional knowledge, gaining the sound technical and managerial skills that are essential to meet the challenges of consumers’ demands for greater choice and improved value, the globalisation of operations, intensified competition, environmental issues and increasingly turbulent and expanding markets.

You can exit after Stage 1 with PgCert Logistics and Supply Chain Management.

You can exit after Stage 2 with PgDip Logistics and Supply Chain Management.

Entry Requirements

If you are studying for the Postgraduate Diploma then you should normally possess an Ordinary degree, or equivalent, and have obtained an average mark of 50% or more across your final year taught modules.

If you are an MSc applicant then you require an Honours degree or equivalent. The first degree should be from a related subject discipline such as:
Engineering; Maths; Economics; Business studies; Geography; Planning; Social studies.

A background of professional experience will also be considered. If you are a Diploma student and satisfy the progression requirements you will then be eligible to pursue the MSc.

Start Date

September, January


Postgraduate Master's



Study Method

Part time (day)

Course Length

3 years


School of Business and Enterprise



SCQF Level