University of Greenwich

Degree level: Undergraduate

Business Purchasing and Supply Chain Management

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Course summary

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Companies need to source and buy materials, so procurement and purchasing skills are much in demand. Our business purchasing and supply chain management graduates have the skills to meet this need. This degree allows you to specialise in business purchasing and supply chain management in sectors such as retail, service, manufacturing and fashion. You'll study modules in processes and value chains, project management, economics and international purchasing. This is one of very few purchasing degrees in the UK, and the course helps to meet a demand for qualified personnel who can efficiently source and buy materials and resources. Our graduates have gone on to roles in buying, procurement and logistics in companies such as KPMG, ASDA and Ford. What you should know about this course

  • Gain an understanding of business management and specialise in purchasing and supply chain management
  • Accredited by the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT), improving your career potential
  • Learn about the role of purchasing and supply chain management functions within an organisation.
  • Our business and management subjects are in the top 10 in London for student satisfaction (Complete University Guide 2020)
  • Our business, management and marketing courses are ranked in TOP 3 for course variety in London (University Guide 2021)

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 by:

  • take-home exams
  • coursework and practice assessments on campus where required.
Each course has formal assessments which count towards your grade. Some courses may also include 'practice' assessments, 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 deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Year 3

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 112 points
A level BBC 112 UCAS points from at least two A-levels. No more than 12 points should come from AS-levels.
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) DMM
GCSE/National 4/National 5 GCSEs in English (language or literature) and maths at grade 4/C or above.

We also accept: * BTEC/National Diploma * International Baccalaureate * Advanced Vocational Certificate of Education * Access courses * Level 2 alternatives like Functional Skills and Key Skills for English and mathematics.

Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course

https://www.gre.ac.uk/undergraduate-courses/business-school/business-purchasing-supply-chain-management-ba-hons#entry-requirements


English language requirements

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

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


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9250 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
International £14000 Year 1

Additional fee information

These fees were set for the 2020/21 intake. Therefore, this may change for the 2021/22 academic year.
Business Purchasing and Supply Chain Management at University of Greenwich - UCAS