This MSc in Logistics and Supply Chain Management with Lean Six Sigma from the Edinburgh Business School at Heriot-Watt University provides in-depth understanding of current practices, trends and issues in logistics and supply chain management along with the tools and techniques of Lean Six Sigma methodologies.
It looks at broad strategic issues of organisation management and how these impact on continuous improvement.
This is a Specialist MSc
MSc Logistics and Supply Chain Management with Lean Six Sigma is a Specialist MSc programme led by academics at the Edinburgh Business School. As a Specialist MSc, this degree gives those who have worked in the field or studied a similar subject previously, the chance to expand, refine and enhance their knowledge.
This 1-year Masters programme focuses almost entirely on the areas of Logistics and Supply Chain Management and Lean Six Sigma. It blends cutting-edge academic thinking with best practice from industry to give graduates and professionals the opportunity to advance with a highly employable skillset.
Industry continues to look to individuals who can demonstrate their continued commitment to acquiring industry specific knowledge. Membership of internationally recognised professional bodies is therefore an important consideration in building a successful career.
This means students who successfully graduate from this degree will receive an exemption from the academic requirements for membership at either Chartered Member or Member level of the CILT. There may also be a reduction in the length of experience that they would require.