Taught Postgraduate Programmes (Tpg)

Department of Management Sciences

MSc Operations and Supply Chain Management


Year of Entry 2020
Mode of Funding Non-government-funded
Programme Code P09
Intermediate Award
Mode of Programme Combined
Class Schedule Full-time: Weekday daytime and/or evenings; Part-time: Weekday evenings
Indicative Intake Target 110
Minimum No. of Credits Required 30
Normal Duration of Programme Full-time: 1 year; Part-time: 2 years
Maximum Study Period Full-time: 2.5 years;
Part-time/Combined mode: 5 years
Tuition Fee Click here for more information
Application Deadline
Local : 15 Jun 2020 (Apply Now)
Non-local : 15 Jun 2020 (Apply Now)
Mode of processing Rolling Basis
Programme Leader
Yimin Yu
BSc USTC, PhD U of Minnesota
General Enquiries
+852 3442 8557

Programme Aims and Objectives

This programme aims to enable students to apply modern analytical and managerial skills that facilitate decision makings at all levels of operational and strategic practices in Supply Chain Management. 

Entrance Requirements

  • Applicants must hold a recognized Bachelor's degree;
  • Working experience is preferred but NOT required.

Applicants whose entrance qualification is obtained from an institution where the medium of instruction is not English should also fulfill the following minimum English proficiency requirement:

  • Score of 550 (paper-based test) or 59 (revised paper-delivered test) or 79 (Internet-based test) in the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL); or
  • Overall band score of 6.5 in International English Language Testing System (IELTS); or
  • Minimum score of 450 in the Chinese Mainland's College English Test (CET6); or
  • Other equivalent qualifications

Course Description

Core Courses

  • Managerial Decision Modeling
  • Predictive Analytics with Excel and R
  • Operations Management
  • Supply Chain Management (#)


Either take 6 of the following courses:

  • Advanced Case Analysis for Supply Chain Management
  • Business Analytics with Spreadsheet
  • Business Process Modeling & Simulation
  • E-Logistics & Enterprise Resource Planning (#)
  • Project Management
  • Service Quality Management
  • Strategic Sourcing & Procurement
  • Transportation Logistics
  • Elective courses from College of Business (no more than two courses)

or take 4 of the above courses plus:

  • Internship Project 

(#) CEF reimbursable courses

Bonus Features

The programme benefits from the use of relevant technology and software packages (such as SAP, SAS, SPSS, and Service Models) to reinforce students’ understanding of the concepts, methods, and processes introduced.