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Supply Chain Leadership

Part-time Master's
Supply Chain Leadership

Developed in consultation with our industry partners, our Supply Chain Leadership programme provides specialist development in supply chain practices and leadership within a supply chain context. This course will help you make a difference in your company and achieve your career goals.

Start date:
September 2025

Duration:
3 years part-time (MSc) or 2 years part-time (PGDip)

Award:
Master of Science (MSc) or Postgraduate Diploma (PgDip)

Course leader:
Dr Hamid Moradlou

Your course at a glance:

  • Evaluate your personal practice and its contribution to delivery of supply chain and broader business strategy
  • Identify and apply relevant core supply chain principles to improve end-to-end supply chain performance
  • Become an agent for change to transform your business through the application of leading practice
  • Be part of a network of supply chain professionals enabling you to share and learn best practice for better problem solving and decision making

Overview

This course aims to help supply chain leaders within industry progress through the development of technical skills and knowledge in supply chain, alongside building leadership behaviours.

The applied nature of this course means you can take knowledge learnt on the programme and apply it directly to your role via work-based assignments, instilling the theory into practice.

Your business will benefit from your increased knowledge and confidence as you will feel empowered to make improvements and lead the change in your organisation. You will gain an academic qualification from a top 10 UK university and apply your learnings to create immediate impact at work.

If you’re not yet ready to commit to a period of long-term study, you can also build up to your MSc in stages by stopping after two years with a Postgraduate Diploma.

Who is this course for?

The course is designed for employees working in the supply chain function of an organisation – from first line managers to middle and senior managers. It is particularly suited to employees with a technical or engineering background, or who have relevant work experience in the supply chain function of an organisation, and who are looking to progress their careers in a leadership role in a supply chain environment.

Are you interested in full-time study? Please see our MSc in Supply Chain and Logistics Management.

Your course team

Our expert tutors are able to bring their subjects to life by blending their academic knowledge with their expertise in a variety of industry sectors, supporting learners in applying the learning directly back into their company. Attendees of the course will also benefit from strong links with WMG’s research groups and from guest lectures from practitioners in industry.

Postgraduate Open Days

Connect with us from across the world

Our Open Days are designed to help you get to know the course and our team better. We look forward to seeing you at one of our upcoming events!

Ready to study at WMG?

We look forward to receiving your part-time MSc application. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to get in touch.