University of Greenwich

Degree level: Undergraduate

Business Purchasing and Supply Chain Management (Extended)

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Course summary

Our extended degree in business purchasing and supply chain management gives you the skills to enter a field where suitably qualified graduates are in high demand. Our extended business purchasing and supply chain management degree is identical to the three-year degree but incorporates a foundation year to prepare you for the rest of your study. Modules in this degree cover topics such as processes and value chains, project management, economics and international purchasing. There are few degrees in purchasing available in the UK, and the course at Greenwich offers ideal training for graduates in sourcing and buying materials. Our graduates are in high demand and have gone on to roles in purchasing, procurement and logistics in companies such as KPMG, ASDA and Ford. What you should know about this course

  • This four-year programme is identical to the three year one, but has a foundation year with lower entry requirements
  • Gain an understanding of business management and specialise in purchasing and supply chain management
  • Learn about the role of purchasing and supply chain management functions within an organisation.
  • Our business, management and marketing courses are ranked in TOP 3 for course variety in London (University Guide 2021)
  • Study Business Purchasing and Supply Chain Management and earn up to £26,000 on graduation, based on our average graduate earnings (HESA 2020)

Course details

Modules

All degree courses are made up of modules – individual units of study on different topics. Some modules are compulsory; others can be chosen from a list of options. Our website has full details of your degree structures, module content, and how each module is assessed. The direct link to this course on our website, can be found at the bottom of this page.

Assessment method

On this course, students are assessed through a combination of course work, exams and practical assessment where relevant. Each course has formal assessments which count towards your grade. Some courses may also include 'practice' assignments, which help you monitor progress and do not count towards your final grade.

Professional bodies

Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.

  • Logistics and Transport, Chartered Institute of

How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
N287
Institution code:
G70
Campus name:
University of Greenwich (Greenwich Campus)
Campus code:
G

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Foundation

This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

We accept A Levels, T Levels, BTECs, International Baccalaureate (IB), Access to HE courses, or equivalent level 3 qualifications.


English language requirements

For our English entry requirements, please click on the link below.

https://www.gre.ac.uk/international/help-and-support/courses


Unistats information

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Student satisfaction
64%
Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
78%
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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
EU £15100 Year 1
International £15100 Year 1

Additional fee information

These fees were set for the 2022/23 intake. Therefore, this may change for the 2023/24 academic year. Please follow this link for more information https://www.gre.ac.uk/finance
Business Purchasing and Supply Chain Management (Extended) at University of Greenwich - UCAS