Keele University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Business and Supply Chain Management

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Course summary

Effective strategies for supply chain management and logistics are crucial for organisations to operate successfully in a changeable international trade environment. Business and Supply Chain Management at Keele will provide you with the highly sought-after knowledge and skills that are vital for an exciting future in this growth area. Why choose this course?

  • No. 1 in the UK for Business Studies (National Student Survey, 2020)
  • Work placement pathways including the opportunity to apply for the Novus Lite Pathway, specifically designed to prepare you for a career in supply chain and logistics
  • Study alongside innovative companies based in Keele Business School
  • Opportunities to study abroad
Business and Supply Chain Management at Keele is one of the few programmes in the UK with a specific focus on supply chain management. You will study this important element of modern business operations, combining this with the exploration of related themes to develop your business acumen and knowledge. You will advance your understanding of business in a global context, expanding your insight into supply chain management. Core modules during your first year of study will support the development of your essential business knowledge. You will study business related disciplines including accounting where you will explore principles such as producing and maintaining balance sheets and budgeting. We give you an introduction to the dynamic world of marketing and the programme will enhance your understanding of the global business environment. You will also be taught about quantitative techniques, the principles of macroeconomics, and gain a solid grounding in the fundamentals of human resource management. Throughout the Business and Supply Chain Management programme you will be able to select from a range of optional modules which enable you to tailor your degree to your personal interests and career aspirations. At this stage of the degree, you will be able to choose from topics such as managing in changing society, international business, and analysing consumer behaviour. About Keele Keele University was established in 1949 by the former Vice-Chancellor of Oxford University. Founded to meet the needs of a changing world, Keele has always had a pioneering vision to be a different kind of university. We excel in both teaching and research, with some of the most satisfied students in England, and research that is changing lives for the better at a regional, national and global level. Our beautiful 600-acre campus is one of the biggest in Britain – but all the most important services and facilities are on your doorstep, with accommodation, teaching spaces, facilities including a medical centre, sports centre and pharmacy, and a range of shops, eateries and entertainment venues – including the Students’ Union – clustered around the centre.


For a list of indicative modules please visit the course page on the Keele University website

How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

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Fees and funding

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Additional fee information

Please note, our fees for 2023 entry will be available soon. Although we review our fees annually and these may change, our 2022 entry fees are available on our website:
Business and Supply Chain Management at Keele University - UCAS