BSc (Hons) Global Business Management (Logistics and Supply Chain)

The logistics sector contributes £127 billion to the UK economy, with 205, 380 logistics enterprises in the UK (The Logistics Report Summary, 2021).

Course details

The BSc (Hons) Global Business Management (Logistics and Supply Chain) programme will develop your knowledge of supply chain and logistics processes within and organisational context. Developing both your hard and soft skills, the programme will allow you to become a potential manager equipped not just with business intelligence but also with cultural awareness.
  • Mode of study: Full-time classroom
  • Intake: January, May, September
  • Course length: 3 years
  • Course fee: £9250 per year
  • Locations: London

Northumbria University in partnership with QA.

Course overview

The BSc (Hons) Global Business Management (Logistics and Supply Chain) programme has been designed specifically to provide you with a broad foundation of business and management knowledge while developing your understanding, application and critical evaluation of human resources in a global context.

The programme makes use of appropriate technologies to support and enhance your learning experience. These technologies include an online learning platform that provides access and supporting learning materials, where appropriate lecture capture is used to support and review your learning. Additional materials include an online reading list and guidance and direction for your independent learning.


Entry requirements

 Academic entry criteriaEnglish language requirements
International Year One (Level 4)*Good High School Grades or equivalentIELTS 5.5 with no element less than 5.5
Year Two (Level 5)Level 4 qualification with a pass grade in a business and management-related field.IELTS 6.0 with no element less than 5.5 (or approved equivalent)
Year Three (Level 6)BTEC HND/Foundation Degree or equivalent in a related subject. If you have taken a BTEC HND programme, we will usually expect you to have performed to an average of Merit standard. If you have taken a Foundation Degree, we will be looking for performance to Commendation level, or 60% average**



Careers and further study

By graduating with a degree in Global Business Management (Logistics and Supply Chain) you can expect to secure a job in areas such as Operations Management, Materials Management, Purchasing and Quality Management.

Typical roles include:

  • Fulfilment Operations Manager
  • Supply Chain Business Managers
  • Supply Quality Manager
  • E-commerce Operations Manager
  • Freight Account Manager
  • Global Distribution Manager


All units are core and are worth 20 credits unless specified.

  • International Year One