Logistics and Supply Chain Management

BSc (Hons)

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What you'll study

* All modules are subject to availability

BSc (Hons) with Foundation Year

Core modules

  • Managing Your Own Learning
  • Digital Technology and Numeracy Skills
  • Personal and Career Development
  • Managing Organisational Resources
  • Themes in Business Management
  • Intercultural Communication

Students who pass the foundation year can continue with the BA Business Management course or transfer to any of the BA or BSc awards within the programme cluster or to related clusters (Marketing, Logistics and Supply Chain Management, Accounting, Financial Management, Business Economics, International Business).

BSc (Hons) with a Year Abroad

Spend a year studying at one of our partner institutions in Europe, Asia, North America or Australia. This is an outstanding opportunity to broaden your horizons in a different culture and environment, learn new skills and develop valuable international contacts while continuing your studies.

BSc (Hons) with an Industrial Placement

Gain valuable skills, put the theory into practice and discover more about what motivates you – all while earning a wage. Spend a year working in industry – getting invaluable experience, creating potential contacts and developing your employability.

Fees and funding

UK/EU: £9,250

Overseas: £13,500

Foundation Year:

Home/EU students: £6,165

Overseas: £9,000

More information on fees can be found in the Money section of the website.

Where you'll study

Hull Campus

Teaching and Assessment

Typical breakdown of teaching time - based on a core of 1,200 hours per year

Teaching and learning
Teaching and learning
YearScheduledPlacementIndependent Study
FY  25%  0%  75%
Y1  22%  0%  78%
Y2  15%  0%  85%
Placement  0%  100%  0%
Study Abroad  0%  100%  0%
Final  13%  0%  87%
FY  5%  15%  80%
Y1  22%  0%  78%
Y2  10%  3%  90%
Placement  0%  0%  100%
Study Abroad  0%  0%  100%
Final  8%  12%  92%

About the course

Study under acclaimed experts who use the latest technology, including role-play tools like Minecraft, to help you grasp the big picture of global logistics and supply chain management. You learn how to manage complex supply chains, as well as the interconnected relationships among the different stakeholders and networks across industries.

Global organisations like Apple and Amazon highlight how understanding logistics and supply chain management is critical for competitive success. At Hull, the learning experience is research-driven with a strong practical emphasis on problem-solving. Our teaching staff are recognised for their cutting-edge research, expertise and ability to transfer industry best practices.

Our state-of-the-art facilities include the Bloomberg Global Data Supply Chain, which enables you to engage with real-life, up-to-date information on companies worldwide. You can also engage with our partners, such as the World Economic Forum. The programme is accredited by the two most relevant professional bodies: the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport and the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply.

Choose to spend a year studying abroad at one of our partner institutions or undertake a year-long professional placement. Overseas summer schools are also available and are credit-bearing for degree purposes – a distinctive feature at Hull.


BA (Hons)

4 years


BSc (Hons)

4 years


BSc (Hons)

4 years

Entry requirements

Foundation Year entry requirements:

  • The foundation year is designed for applicants whose qualifications and experience do not allow direct entry to the undergraduate degree.
  • We expect applicants to demonstrate an experience of a related subject and an aptitude for academic work which may be determined by an essay and/or interview alongside the application.
  • For applicants with A levels in subjects other than those key to the degree, we will usually require a minimum of 80 points from Level 3 qualifications.

International students

(language requirements)

If you require a Tier 4 student visa to study or if your first language is not English you will be required to provide acceptable evidence of your English language proficiency level.

This course requires IELTS 6.0 overall, with no less than 5.5 in each skill. For other English language proficiency qualifications acceptable by this University, please click here.

If your English currently does not reach the University's required standard for this programme, you may be interested in one of our English language courses.

Visit your country page to find out more about our entry requirements.

Future prospects

Our students secure jobs in an array of businesses and in a variety of contexts in the UK and abroad. These include manufacturing companies, service companies, retailers, not-for-profit organisations, consultancy firms and the public sector.

With the Humber emerging as Britain’s ‘energy estuary’, the University is focused on meeting the workforce needs of international players such as Siemens, who are making huge investments in the area.

Recent graduates have found positions with companies such as DHL, Accenture, Asda, Henkel and Bosch.

They secured roles such as supply chain manager, global operations manager, international logistics manager and strategic services manager.