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Faculty of Business, Law and Politics

Logistics and Supply Chain Management

UndergraduateBSc (Hons)

Year of entry:
UCAS code: J960

What you'll study

First year

* Modules are subject to availability

Core modules

  • Personal and Professional Skills for Contemporary Organisations

  • Accounting and Finance

  • Business Environments

  • Operations, Supply Chain and Business Practices

  • Marketing

Optional modules

  • World Economy

  • Passport Languages

  • Summer School

Second year

* Modules are subject to availability

Core modules

  • Procurement and Supply Chain Operations

  • Supply Chain Information Management and Big Data

  • Research Methods

Optional modules

  • Financial Management

  • Decision Making for Managers

  • Organisation in the Digital Economy

  • Sustainable Business: Principles and Practice of Green Management

  • Consumer and Business Buyer Behaviour

  • Decision Making for Managers

  • Passport Languages

  • Summer School

Final year

* Modules are subject to availability

Core modules

  • Supply Chain Sustainability and the Environment

  • Supply Chain Network Design

  • Global Logistics and Port Management

  • Supply Chain Consultancy Project

  • Dissertation or Research Project

Optional modules

  • Business Project Management

  • Enterprise Systems and Business Intelligence

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More about this 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.

Teaching and Learning
Scheduled
Placement
Independent

First year

22%

78%

Second year

15%

85%

Final year

13%

87%

Assessment
Written
Practical
Coursework

First year

47%

3%

50%

Second year

22%

78%

Final year

10%

90%

Where you'll study

Hull Campus

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Get right to the heart of logistics - Hull is one of the centres of the UK's logistics and supply chain industry.

Logistics and supply chain management is a specialist subject at Hull, benefiting from our world-class Logistics Institute and industry links.

Use industry tools to analyse supply chains and solve case studies based on real-time official data.

Our degrees are accredited by the Chartered Institute of Purchase and Supply, and the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport.

Entry requirements

2018 Tariff points: 112 points. Points can be from any qualification on the UCAS tariff, but must include at least 80 points from 

  • A levels
  • BTEC Subsidiary Diploma, Diploma or Extended Diploma
  • OCR Cambridge Technical Introductory Diploma, Diploma or Extended Diploma
  • CACHE Diploma or Extended Diploma
  • Irish Leaving Certificate
  • Scottish Highers
  • Welsh Baccalaureate Advanced Diploma
  • or a combination of appropriate Level 3 qualifications

UCAS has changed the way that qualifications earn points under the Tariff system. Please click here to work out your estimated points and to find out more about how the University of Hull considers qualifications.

Alternative qualifications

  • IB Diploma: 30 points.
  • Access to HE Diploma: Pass with minimum of 15 credit at distinction and 15 credits at merit.

We welcome applicants with a range of qualifications from the UK and worldwide which may not exactly match the combinations shown above. Please contact the University’s Admissions Service for individual guidance.

At a glance

For this course, you'll need...

112 UCAS points

Points can be made up of a variety of qualifications. Calculate your points here.

We welcome a range of qualifications from the UK and worldwide which may not be listed.

Many of our courses offer a Foundation Year for applicants without the qualifications for direct entry on to the degree.

If you have any questions about our entry requirements or the tariff, please contact admissions or call 01482 466100.

International students

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 academic 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.

Fees and funding

  • Home/EU: £9,250
  • International: £13,500

Fees may be subject to permitted inflationary increases in future years. 

UK and EU students can take out a tuition fee loan to cover the cost of their course, and UK students can take out a maintenance loan of up to £8,700 to cover living costs.

Substantial discounts are available for International students.  

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

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.