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Master of Science / Postgraduate Diploma in Global Supply Chain Management

Programme
Master of Science (MSc)
Postgraduate Diploma (PgD)

Programme Code
44089-GSM
44089-GSP

Mode of Attendance
Part-time

Duration
Normal 2.5 years
Maximum 5 years
Normal 1.5 years
Maximum 3 years

Credit Requirements for Graduation
30 credits
18 credits

Tuition Fee (Subject to review)
HK$5,300 per credit
HK$159,000 per programme
HK$5,300 per credit
HK$95,400 per programme

Professional Recognition
  • Graduates of the MSc in Global Supply Chain Management are granted full exemption from the Qualifying Examination of The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport in Hong Kong.
  • Graduates of the PgD in Global Supply Chain Management are granted partial exemption from the Qualifying Examination of The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport in Hong Kong.
  • Graduates of the MSc in Global Supply Chain Management having fulfilled certain subject requirements are granted accreditation by The Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply (CIPS) and may apply for full membership. (Subject to review each year).
Note: Recognition is subject to assessment

Programme Management
Dr Leon Li
Programme Director
Tel: (852) 2766-7369
Email: leon.li@polyu.edu.hk
Mr Owen Tang
Programme Manager
Tel: (852) 2766-4782
Email: owen.tang@polyu.edu.hk

Enquiries
Ms Shirley Au
Tel: (852) 2766-7409
Email: shirley.wh.au@polyu.edu.hk

For more programme details, please refer to the Definitive Programme Document (DPD).

CEF The programme has been included in the list of reimbursable courses for Continuing Education Fund (CEF) purposes.
Aim

This programme equips executives with the capacity to create and sustain competitiveness in the supply chain through balancing cost, quality and efficiency.

Features
  • Broad knowledge and skills in global supply chain management
  • A thorough grounding in subjects which lead to the knowledge and intellectual capability required for an understanding and critical analysis of supply chain management problems
  • Awareness of the global supply chain management environment and management issues
  • An array of purchasing related subjects
  • A Bachelor's degree in a business-related discipline or the equivalent.
  • For non-business degree holders, 2-year relevant work experience or relevant background knowledge is required.
  • Candidates in senior management positions possessing other academic qualifications may be considered on a case-by-case basis.
  • Priority will be given to applicants with relevant working experience.

If you are not a native speaker of English, and your Bachelor’s degree or equivalent qualification is awarded by institutions where medium of instruction is not English, you are expected to fulfill the University minimum English language requirement for admission purposes. Please refer to the “Entrance Requirements” under “Admissions Policies” at Study@PolyU for details.

 

Remarks

Shorlisted candidates may be invited to attend admission interviews. Applications submitted before the end of December 2017 will catch up the 1st round of interview in mid January 2018. Other rounds of interviews will also be conducted afterwards.

Please click “APPLY” for the applications.

Credits Requirements
Award No. of Required Subjects Required Pattern
Compulsory Subjects Restricted Elective Subjects Free Elective Subjects
Master of Science (MSc) 10
(30 credits)
1
(3 credits)
4
(12 credits)
5
(15 credits)
Postgraduate Diploma (PgD) 6
(18 credits)
1
(3 credits)
4
(12 credits)
1
(3 credits)
Subject Offerings
Compulsory Subject
(1 subject - 3 credits)


Restricted Elective Subjects
(4 subjects - 12 credits)

Choose at least 2 from:
LGT5061
LGT5102
LGT5105
Choose at least 1 from:
LGT5032
LGT5034
Choose at least 1 from:
LGT5152
MM544
Note: Students may take more Core Subjects than necessary, and they will be counted as Electives.


Compulsory Subject
(1 subject - 3 credits)


Restricted Elective Subjects
(4 subjects - 12 credits)

Choose at least 2 from:
LGT5061
LGT5102
LGT5105
Choose at least 1 from:
LGT5032
LGT5034
Choose at least 1 from:
LGT5152
MM544
Note: Students may take more Core Subjects than necessary, and they will be counted as Electives.


Compulsory Subject
(1 subject - 3 credits)


Restricted Elective Subjects
(4 subjects - 12 credits)

Choose at least 2 from:
LGT5061
LGT5102
LGT5105
Choose at least 1 from:
LGT5032
LGT5034
Choose at least 1 from:
LGT5152
MM544
Note: Students may take more Core Subjects than necessary, and they will be counted as Electives.


Note:
  • The offering of subjects is subject to class quota availability.
  • The subject syllabi are subject to approval.

Students should strictly comply with the prescriptions of the programme curriculum when performing subject registration. Those who fail to meet the programme requirements will NOT be allowed to graduate.

Credit transfer/exemption will not be granted for subjects chosen from the FB Common Pool, unless the Elective Subject concerned falls within the programme curriculum. Please note that not all subjects will be offered every year and registration is subject to the availability of quota. Please refer to the AS's eStudent Page for subject details (e.g. subject syllabus, offering semester, class timetable).


For details of Programme Curriculum and Progression Pattern, please refer to the Definitive Programme Document (DPD).