Heriot-Watt University

Logistics with Green and Sustainable Supply Chain Management MSc

Heriot-Watt University
In Currie

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Typology Postgraduate
Location Currie (Scotland)
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  • Currie (Scotland)
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Home Postgraduate study Business Management Logistics and Supply Chain Management Logistics with Green and Sustainable Supply Chain ManagementLogistics with Green and Sustainable Supply Chain Management MScHow to apply »DeliveryFull-time, Part-time, Per courseProgramme typeTaughtStudy locationEdinburghEntry dateSeptemberOverviewProgramme contentEntry requirementsFees & scholarships OverviewOur MSc Logistics with Green and Sustainable Supply Chain Management is designed to provide in depth understanding of current practices, trends and issues in logistics and supply chain with a key focus on sustainability and green logistics. It examines the impact of logistics on the environment along with ways of mitigating environmental damage, and considers the differences between the strategic, tactical and operational aspects of green logistics management. Students have the opportunity to take part in team-building and leadership events during the first few weeks of the programme. View our Team Building 2015 photo gallery. Programme duration Mode of Study MSc PG Diploma Full-time 12 months 9 months Part-time 24 months 21 months Accreditation An important industry body, The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (UK), has accredited our MSc Logistics with Green and Sustainable Supply Chain Management programme. Industry continues to look to individuals who can demonstrate their continued commitment to acquiring industry specific knowledge. Membership of internationally recognised professional bodies is therefore an important consideration in building a successful career. This means students who successfully graduate from this degree will receive an exemption from the academic requirements for membership at either Chartered Member or Member level of the CILT. There may also be a reduction in the length of experience that they would require. For further details of CILT...

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Edinburgh Campus, Riccarton, EH14 4AS

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What you'll learn on the course

IT
Logistics
Green
IT Management
Management
Supply
Supply and Chain Management
Supply Chain Management
Industry
Team Training
Team Building
Part Time
Logistics Management
Accredited
Leadership
Full Time

Course programme

Overview

Our MSc Logistics with Green and Sustainable Supply Chain Management is designed to provide in depth understanding of current practices, trends and issues in logistics and supply chain with a key focus on sustainability and green logistics.

It examines the impact of logistics on the environment along with ways of mitigating environmental damage, and considers the differences between the strategic, tactical and operational aspects of green logistics management.

Students have the opportunity to take part in team-building and leadership events during the first few weeks of the programme. View our Team Building 2015 photo gallery.

Programme duration Mode of Study MSc PG Diploma Full-time 12 months 9 months Part-time 24 months 21 months Accreditation

An important industry body, The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (UK), has accredited our MSc Logistics with Green and Sustainable Supply Chain Management programme.

Industry continues to look to individuals who can demonstrate their continued commitment to acquiring industry specific knowledge. Membership of internationally recognised professional bodies is therefore an important consideration in building a successful career.

This means students who successfully graduate from this degree will receive an exemption from the academic requirements for membership at either Chartered Member or Member level of the CILT. There may also be a reduction in the length of experience that they would require.

For further details of CILT accreditation and membership visit

Additional information

Programme content Semester 1 (Sep - Dec)Semester 2 (Jan - April) Strategies for Managing Supply ChainsGreen and Sustainable LogisticsGlobal Purchasing & SupplyDemand and Inventory PlanningCorporate Social ResponsibilitySupply Network Design & OptimisationFreight Transport and Warehouse ManagementResearch Philosophy and PracticeA dissertation is then completed between May and August. Strategies for Managing Supply Chains Semester 1 (mandatory) This course sets out the evolution of supply chain...

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