Supply chain management is the management of all activities in business networks. This means managing the flow of products, services, and information not just within your own company but also through suppliers and customers. Supply chain management extends beyond traditional purchasing and logistics to the design and management of the complex web of relationships that is required to deliver products and services to the final customers.
Supply chain management is varied and exciting and is a growing area of management increasingly recognised as key to competitive advantage. This course will teach you the skills, theory and knowledge you need to become a leader in the supply chain management profession as well as connect you to our vibrant and growing community of global supply chain professionals and companies.
Students from all disciplines targeting the supply chain management profession can apply to take this course.
The MSc in Supply Chain Management at UCD Smurfit School is ranked 13th globally in the QS 2022 Masters in Supply Chain Management Ranking.
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Scholarships and Awards
- The Professor Brian Fynes Memorial Scholarship is open to students applying to the full-time MSc in Supply Chain Management with the opportunity to be awarded a scholarship to cover 50% tuition fees for this programme.
- The James Crowley Memorial Medal is presented for the Best Student Award.
- IPICS Supply Chain Institute sponsor the Best Consulting Project prize to the value of €500.