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Rank: 71 (TCUG)
Location: Main Site
Study mode full-time
Start Date: 2021/09/01
Duration: 12 months
Intl fees: £14800
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16.2 : 1
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University of Plymouth has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
Build the skills and competencies to help businesses manage the planning, production and delivery of their products and services. Learn how advanced operations management, modern and sustainable supply chains, and the flow of information therein have become the bedrock of competitive advantage in an ever changing global business environment. Become a confident professional in operations and supply chain management and make a decisive step towards securing a very exciting career.
- Bridge the gap from your previous studies or work experience and acquire the specialist knowledge that will help you to join this rapidly growing industry. This programme is designed to be accessible to you, welcoming applicants from a broad range of undergraduate disciplines.
- Lead the way in the industry by learning to view the supply chain and logistics sector with a distinctly contemporary eye: sustainability and environmental issues are embedded in all our modules, increasing your employability and better preparing you for the challenges that climate change presents the industry.
- Examine the latest regulatory and governance in supply chains placing your knowledge and skills at the leading edge of the sector.
- Take advantage of our programme of visiting speakers, and gain insider knowledge and important networking contacts to ensure you're ready to enter the workplace immediately upon graduation.
A good Honours degree, 1st or 2nd Class, or equivalent, in any discipline. Applicants are welcome from a broad range of disciplines. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require 6.5 IELTS with a minimum of 5.5 in any element in a secure English language test.
IELTS: 6.5 (6.5)
Notice: This score might not be totally accurate. It is the default IELTS grade for University of Plymouth, Logistics and supply chain management .
About this university
Around 10% of the student body are from outside the UK with around 100 countries represented. There is a team of international student advisors on hand to help with the transition to life in Plymouth and are available through a dedicated centre. There is also an English language centre for those wanting to work on their skills with the national language and a series of information for applications on the website including by country. There is also help on matters such as immigration and visas, working during studies and bringing family members to the country. Extracurricular activities are managed through the Student Union as well as support and advice services and a number of entertainment venues. In the main union building, there is a bar, a lounge and a private event room that has a dance floor and regular live DJs. There is also an advice centre ranging from financial to academic advice and two shops. The union organises a number of annual events including a summer ball and music events. There are over 100 societies on offer to involve students outside the classroom so there is something for all tastes. These range from academic and interest to cultural and faith groups as well as volunteering and fundraising opportunities, media and performing arts groups even politics and campaigning. There are an additional 50 sports clubs and teams including traditional sports such as swimming, football and rugby to newer sports and activities.