MSc in Supply Chain Management

Master of Science
Next Intake : January 2022
Bachelor
Duration : 15 months
Languages : English
Campus : Rennes

Supply Chain Management looms in today’s global economy since it helps creating value to all members of the supply chain as well as to the society. It refers to planning, coordination and control of procurement, production and distribution activities, and embraces a wide range of aspects such as strategic management, information sharing, sustainability, and competitiveness.

“Helping to move the world!”

Mission

This programme aims at providing a strong theoretical background in the topics of logistics and SCM, as well as presenting the latest advances in the industries. We stress the importance of developing communication, critical thinking and team working skills, and keep abreast of recent developments such as in data analytics and blockchain technologies. We adopt problem and project based collaborative teaching methods, and incorporate case studies into courses.

5 reasons to join this programme :

  • Emphasis on developing critical thinking and team working skills in the context of recent developments in data analytics and blockchain technology.
  • Project-based collaborative teaching methods and case studies.
  • Following a solid base in the fundamentals of supply chain, students will choose to specialise in a dedicated domain, boosting their employability.
  • Closely linked to the Green, Digital & Demand-Driven Supply Chain Management area of excellence at Rennes SB.
  • Students are prepared for diverse career opportunities in the supply chain sector.

Admission

  • A strong academic background
  • Bachelor or equivalent (Diploma)

English proficiency (one of the following):

  • TOEFL > 80 IBT
  • or TOEIC > 750
  • or IELTS > 6.0
  • or Cambridge Proficiency Exam (CPE) > B2
  • or Pearson Test of English (PTE) > 63 (minimum score of 59 in each section)
  • or TOEFL 70 or TOEIC 700 or IELTS 5.5 + IEC
  • or Native Language: English
  • or previous studies taught in English (minimum 2 years)
  • or a placement English test (similar to TOEIC) , at no extra cost. Available at the time of your acceptance into the programme.

Admission procedure


Candidates have to fill in the application form. The complete student’s file must be submitted to the admissions office.

Interview
Eligible candidates will be contacted for a an interview (Face-to-face, telephone, skype or on-line interview).


Visa for non-European students


Please contact the local French Embassy or Campus France in your country to obtain a visa application to arrange your stay in France as soon as you are admitted.

Programme

Semester 1


Compulsory modules
• Quality Management
• Introducy to the Supply Chain Management
• Procurement & Inventory Management
• Coordination in the Supply Chain Management (SC game)
• Sustainable Supply Chain/ Green Logistics
• Lean Supply Chain (Including Suppliers’ Development)

Semester 2


Compulsory modules
• International Strategy
“Winter Session” abroad or in Rennes
• Corporate Social Responsibility
“Winter Session” abroad or in Rennes

Optionnal modules
• Advanced Excel

LOGISTICS TRACK

• Production & Information Systems
• Production Systems
• Global Supply Chain & International Trade
• Management of Distribution & Transportation

PURCHASING TRACK

• Law and Contract Negotiation
• Sourcing & E.Purchasing
• Purchasing & Supply Chain
• Purchasing Management

TOTAL = 120 ECTS

Calendar


Intake: September 2021
Modules: September 2021 to April 2022
Internship (4 to 6-month duration): starting May 2022 up to February 2023
Graduating project: October 2022

Intake: January 2022
Modules: January to December 2022
Internship (4 to 6-month duration): May to August 2022 OR January up to August 2023
Graduating project: up to August 2023

Career

Purchasing and Logistic Planner, Ship Brocker, Overseas Operations Management Specialist, Logistics Analyst, Subcontract Planner, Central Planning Associate, Logistics engineer, Supply-Chain Consultant, Logistics Warehouse Manager, Global Sourcing Associate, Material and Supply Planner…

Companies


FedEx, SNCF, Apple Inc, Carrefour Global Sources Mondelez International, Etam, Henkel, Gerlain LVMH, Air Liquide, Shiseido, Nestle, Groupe Rocher, Thales Microelectronics…

Work countries


Argentina, Belgium, Canada, China, Colombia, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Holland, India, Italy, Japan, Paraguay, Poland, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom, USA…

Student Life

Resident permit

The international office of Rennes School of Business helps students to obtain a resident permit.

Scholarships

Rennes School of Business offers scholarships depending on academic performance or social criteria.

Accommodation

Rennes School of Business helps international students to finding suitable accommodation (student residence, private house, shared flat, family homestay) in the city. A residence campus for international students is available on the campus.

FAQ

The basics ; Before my arrival ; First week : Miscellaneous ; …

Fees & funding

Tuition fees:

€18,200

Application fees:

€90

Fees structure and funding:

“So, are you convinced?”
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