BSc (Hons) Logistics & Supply Chain Management

General

Program Description

Logistics keeps the business wheels turning – whether revolutionising online shopping, sending supplies to disaster zones or transporting perishable goods worldwide. If you want to join an important, technology-driven industry, BSc (Hons) Logistics and Supply Chain Management delivers the goods.

Why choose this course?

Business and Management at Derby has been ranked Top 10 in the Guardian University Guide 2020. You’ll learn all about how to get the right goods to the right place, at the right time and in the right condition. We cover everything from procurement, warehousing and transport to supply chains systems modelling and latest technologies transforming the industry.

Is this course for you?

BSc (Hons) Logistics and Supply Chain Management gives you the professional credibility to succeed. You will benefit from free student membership of the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport and gain exemptions from the academic requirements for Chartered status. 93% of Logistics and Supply Chain Management students are satisfied with the overall quality of their course in the National Student Survey 2019.

How you will learn

Our focus is on real-world scenarios. During stage two, you spend the equivalent of one day a week with a relevant organisation to understand how logistics interfaces with other business functions. There is an optional placement year too.

Opportunities and experiences

Our strong employer partnerships, fieldtrips and industry guest speakers keep your learning up-to-date. We work with big names like DHL, JCB, Norbert Dentressangle and Superdry. And you will be studying in a high-tech city with a robust transport and logistics sector.

Careers and employability

Over 1 million new logistics professionals are needed in the next decade, offering real potential for promotion to leadership roles. As the region’s only specialist course of its kind, BSc (Hons) Logistics and Supply Chain Management primes you for that challenge.

Last updated September 2019

About the School

Here at the University of Derby, we believe anything is possible. With a broad range of courses at foundation, undergraduate and postgraduate level, we can help you get your career off to a great star ... Read More

Here at the University of Derby, we believe anything is possible. With a broad range of courses at foundation, undergraduate and postgraduate level, we can help you get your career off to a great start. We know how important it is to have the best teaching, and we’re proud to be rated Gold in the Teaching Excellence Framework; but we also offer so much more, with some of the best university facilities in the country, opportunities for industry experience and practical, hands-on learning to make your studies relevant to life after graduation. To help broaden your horizons, we offer a wide range of opportunities to study abroad, whatever your subject – a great way to experience a different culture, meet new people and add to your CV. Read less