Procurement and Supply Chain

City of Glasgow College


City Campus


Supply chain management is regional, national, and global - it is everywhere. Supply Chain consists of many functions, from procurement, manufacturing, warehousing, and distribution. Logistics alone, is a key part of the UK economy, contributing over £127 billion and employing 1.7 million people.

Supply Chains are constantly evolving with new technology and innovation, modern production lines, strategising product movement from source to final customer.

Year one:
Supply Chain Fundamentals; Total Quality Management; Storage and Distribution; Principles of Retail Buying; Marketing; Customer Care; Procurement.

Year two:
International Purchasing & Supply; Supply Chain Project Investigation; Managing People & Organisations; Business Culture and Strategy; Associated Law.

Entry Requirements

2 Highers including English, Business Management, Economics, History or Modern Studies, or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6. Interview.

Progression Routes

After the HND apply for third year entry to Supply Chain Management degree at Glasgow Caledonian University or Business at University of the West of Scotland and Glasgow Caledonian University.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

2 years


Business and Procurement

SCQF Level