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Who is it for?

The Digital Supply Chain Management degree is for you if you want to learn about the latest thinking and business practices in digital supply chain management generally. It is not suitable if you’re already very experienced and looking to specialise.

You must have a general interest in various supply chain processes including procurement, logistics and supply chain analytics.

You may hold a bachelor’s degree in business, engineering or social sciences and either have a basic level of understanding of statistics or be up to the challenge of learning more about quantitative analysis.

"My MSc gave me a 360-degree view of businesses that have supply chain at their core and broadened my career opportunities." Alumnus Panos Efraimoglou took this master's degree when it was called MSc in Supply Chain, Trade and Finance.


On graduation, you’ll have a 360º perspective of digital supply chains, an essential first step in building your career in the discipline.

You’ll be ready to identify the opportunities and risks facing supply chains and provide both strategic and analytical tools to manage them.

All based on the most recent academic research and innovative current business practices.

In this most global of sectors you’ll be equipped with cultural sensitivity, and effective business communication, networking and time management skills.

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How you will learn

On the Digital Supply Chain Management master’s course, you will:

  • Learn from academics that are following best practice for teaching operations and supply chain management according to higher education literature, via simulation games
  • Have the opportunity to undertake a wide variety of elective courses, that are mostly delivered by practitioners in the field with decades of experience working in the sector
  • Take international electives where you take a course offered in another university worldwide
  • Benefit from career fairs, alumni and other networking events and conferences that help you succeed in job hunting
  • Learn from module instructors who hold teaching excellent awards and have real-world working experience with companies that is shared in class.

Induction weeks

All of our MSc courses start with two compulsory induction weeks which include relevant refresher courses, an introduction to the careers services and the annual careers fair.

Assessment methods


We review all our courses regularly to keep them up-to-date on issues of both theory and practice.

To satisfy the requirements of the degree course students must complete:

  • ten core courses (10 - 15 credits each) and
  • a Business Research Project (30 credits) and one elective (10 credits) or
  • four electives (10 credits each)

Assessment of modules on the MSc in Digital Supply Chain Management, in most cases, is by means of coursework and unseen examination.

Coursework may consist of standard essays, individual and group presentations, group reports, classwork, unseen tests and problem sets. Please note that any group work may include an element of peer assessment.

The course consists of compulsory core modules, as well as a choice of electives, including some international elective options in term three.

The course commences in September with a Foundations of Management workshop which prepares students with some of the concepts necessary to complete the course, and includes careers and professional skills development workshops.

Term dates

Term dates 2022/23

  • Induction: 12th September 2022 - 23rd September 2022
  • Term one: 26th September 2022 - 9th December 2022
  • Term one exams: 9th January 2023 - 20th January 2023
  • Term two: 23rd January 2023 - 7th April 2023
  • Term two exams: 24th April 2023 - 5th May 2023
  • Term three - international electives: 8th May 2023 - 19th May 2023
  • Term three: 22nd May 2023 - 7th July 2023
  • Term three exams: 10th July 2023 - 21 July 2023
  • Resits: 14th August 2023 - 25th August 2023
  • Additional resit week - tests only: 28th August 2023 - 1st September 2023.


Course timetables are normally available from July and can be accessed from our timetabling pages. These pages also provide timetables for the current academic year, though this information should be viewed as indicative and details may vary from year to year.

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Please note that all academic timetables are subject to change.

Teaching staff

Course Director

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Dr Oben Ceryan

Academic expert working at Bayes Business School

The teaching staff on the MSc in Digital Supply Chain Management have many years of practical experience working in industry and are also active researchers in their fields. Dr Son also provides academic leadership for the University of London’s online Supply Chain Management and Global Logistics programme. This knowledge and experience inform the highly interactive lectures that enhance the student learning experience.

Module Leaders include:


How to apply

Documents required for decision-making

  • Transcript/interim transcript
  • Grading system used by your university
  • Current module list if still studying
  • CV
  • Personal statement - this should be around 500 words in length and answer the following:
    • Why have you selected this course? What are your motivating factors?
    • What are your areas of interest within the course?
    • What contributions do you feel you can make to the course?
    • How do you see the course affecting your career plans?

Documents which may follow at a later date

  • English language test result if applicable
  • Confirmation of professional qualification examinations/exemptions/passes, if applicable
  • Two references, one of which must be an academic reference
  • For a successful application to receive an unconditional status all documents must be verified, so an original or certified copy of the degree transcript must be uploaded to the application form or e-mailed to the relevant Admissions Officer upon request

We cannot comment on individual eligibility before you apply and we can only process your application once it is fully complete, with all requested information received.

Individual Appointments

If you would like to arrange an individual appointment to discuss the application process and be given a tour of the facilities, please complete this form.

Please note - these are subject to availability.

Terms and conditions

Students applying to study at Bayes Business School are subject to City, University of London's terms and conditions.

Entry requirements

  • A UK upper second class degree or above, or the equivalent from an overseas institution.
  • Some level of previous study in finance or quantitative methods is preferred.
  • Work experience is not a requirement of this course.

English language requirements

  • If you have been studying in the UK for the last three years it is unlikely that you will have to take a test
  • If you have studied a 2+2 degree with just two years in the UK you will be required to provide IELTS results and possibly to resit the tests to meet our requirements.


  • The required IELTS level is an average of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.5 in the Writing section and no less than 6.0 in any other section.

Some other English Language tests might be accepted


UK/EU/International £28,000 Tuition fees are subject to annual change

Fees in each subsequent year of study for continuing students (where applicable) will be subject to an annual increase of 2%. We will confirm any change to the annual tuition fee for continuing students in writing prior to commencing each subsequent year of study (where applicable).

Deposit: £2,000 (usually paid within 1 month of receiving offer and non-refundable unless conditions of offer are not met)

First installment: Half fees less deposit (payable during on-line registration which should be completed at least 5 days before the start of the induction period)
Second installment: Half fees (paid in January following start of course)

Fees are the same for both UK and international students. Please note that fees do not include living expenses or books.

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Career pathways

Career destinations for MSc Digitial Supply Chain Management

Our MSc Digital Supply Chain Management offers graduates strong strategic supply chain knowledge and advanced analytical and consulting skills. These are skills which are highly valued across industry sectors. You’ll be equipped with the most up to date research and innovative business practices, which is essential for a successful career in this global sector.

Our graduates move into fantastic careers in procurement management in retail, supply chain consultancy and specialist finance positions in the banking and insurance sectors.

Our dedicated Careers Team will help you identify your ideal career path and work with you to maximise the potential of accomplishing your professional goals.

Class of 2019 and 2020 profile

Some examples of where our graduates started their post-graduate career:

  • Associate, Deloitte
  • Director,  Savills
  • Supply Chain Analyst, Sono Global
  • International Sales Cooperator, Liebherr (China)
  • Regional General Manager for Operations, Starline Logistics
  • Analyst, Fortna
  • Operations Leadership Programme, General Electric

Where they are working now

  • UK - 63%
  • EU/EEA - 13%
  • Asia - 25%

Industry post-master's

13% Consulting - Financial Services
13% Property / Real Estate
13% Logistics / Supply Chain
13% Agency
13% Consulting - other
Data provided from alumni who completed the annual destination data survey for 2019/20, and for 2018/19.

Alumni stories

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Course information and statistics (2021/22 cohort)

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This degree is accredited by The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT), and The Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (CIPS)


This degree has been accredited by both the The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport UK (CILT), and the Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply (CIPS). This ensures the course is compliant with the standards set by the CILT and CIPS but more importantly gives you complimentary memberships of both CILT (funded by City, University of London) and CIPS for one year.

Membership with CILT(UK) is essential to keeping you moving:

  1. It provides you with professional resources to support and inform your workplace decisions.
  2. It provides you with valuable connections so that you can share best practice and stay connected.
  3. It supports your lifelong learning and provides a range of tools to boost your career development.
  4. It gives recognition of your status as a trusted professional within the sector

Membership with CIPS  offers you:

  1. Access a wealth of expertise, knowledge, news, analysis, and resources, including guidelines, white papers, tools and templates.
  2. The way to consolidate your understanding and prove your commitment to ethical behaviour with CIPS online interactive tutorial.
  3. Network online and offline with CIPS global community of over 200,000 professionals to share ideas, news and best practice.
  4. Access tools to support your development, including CIPS CPD tracker and career pathway self-assessment tool.
  5. Access discounts on training, events and business books.