Duration
Two years intensive part-time
Fees
$3600 per course, FEE-HELP available
Study Periods
Jan, Mar, May, July, Sept, Oct
Courses
12
Accreditation
CILTA

Program introduction

You need to create customer-responsive and sustainable strategies across the entire value chain. You want to better understand logistics systems, implement strategic management and use data to make better business decisions.

The online Master of Supply Chain and Logistics Management will provide you with the formal qualification you need to advance your career within the import and export, manufacturing and transport and logistics management industries. You’ll develop the strategic management skills necessary to succeed in business and government organisations on a global scale, while engaging with interactive content, simulations, practical exercises and collaborative projects.

You’ll gain invaluable insights from leading industry organisations, spanning from primary production to manufacturing, shipping, distribution and retailing. Learn real-world skills to manage the supply and demand of local, imported and exported goods applicable to any industry, from fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) to real estate, telecommunications and event facilities. Careers are available in supply and procurement, operations and materials, freight transport and forwarding, distribution and warehousing.

What you will study

  • Supply Chain Principles
  • Business Analytics
  • Supply Chain Modelling and Design
  • Business Project Management
  • Strategic Operations and Supply Chain Management
  • Logistics in Practice
  • International Logistics
  • Supply Chain Sustainability
  • Business Research Design
  • Managing Supply Contracts
  • Strategic Procurement Management
  • e Business Supply Chains

100% online, intensive study

Developed by one of the longest-running and largest supply chain and logistics management departments in Australia, RMIT’s Master of Supply Chain and Logistics Management has evolved to meet the growing needs of this booming industry.

We've designed our online program to fit around your fast-paced lifestyle, so you can study on a flexible timetable. Our intensive seven-week study periods offer six intakes per year, so you can start at a time convenient for you. Focusing on one course at a time, your learning is consolidated, giving you the best chance at success. You’ll have the opportunity to finish your degree faster than traditional learning structures.

Delivered through a cutting-edge online learning platform by experienced and innovative academics and industry leaders, the program will help you gain invaluable insight from a range of perspectives, and develop your own leadership skills through work-connected learning.

As well as our intensive, online study model this program is also available on-campus.

Receive professional recognition

Our supply chain and logistics management program is CILTA certified.

No on-campus obligations

While you will have online assessments, the Master of Supply Chain and Logistics Management delivers a convenient online program without the requirement for on-campus attendance and commitments. All lecture material and content is delivered direct to you, wherever you are.

Learn from renowned industry leaders

RMIT is home to one of the longest-standing and largest supply chain and logistics management departments in Australia, delivering world-class supply chain, logistics and procurement education and training for over 20 years.

Professional recognition and accreditation

Accreditation

The RMIT Master of Supply Chain and Logistics Management is certified by The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport Australia (CILTA) as meeting the educational requirements of Chartered Membership (CMILT).

Membership

Students and graduates are eligible for membership of CILTA. Membership gives you access to comprehensive career support from the Institute, including access to the resources of the CILT International On-Line Knowledge Centre, the largest online resource of its kind, specifically focused on transport and logistics.

Get comprehensive, flexible study support

Studying online doesn’t mean giving up human interaction. Our study concierge service will provide you with one-on-one support throughout the program – ready if ever you need assistance in finding tools and resources, or a dose of motivation.

From the day you enrol to the day you graduate, we’re there for you when you need us.

Program details

Fees 2017 tuition fees are $3600 per 12 credit point course, totalling $43,200 for 12 courses.
See our Fees page for information. Fees apply to 2017 only. Fees are adjusted on an annual basis and these fees should only be used as a guide.
Program duration 12 courses | 2 years intensive part-time
Each course is 7 weeks in duration
Program intakes 6 intakes annually (January, March, May, July, September and October)
Pathways Our Master of Supply Chain and Logistics Management encompasses courses that make up our Graduate Certificate, so if you need to exit the program early, you can earn a postgraduate qualification by successfully completing specified courses.
The Graduate Certificate is also a pathway to the Masters for some students (see entry requirements).
Entry requirements

Australian Bachelor degree or equivalent in business (or a related discipline); or
RMIT Graduate Certificate in Supply Chain and Logistics Management.
Applicants with a degree in a non-business or related discipline need to apply for the Graduate Certificate in Supply Chain and Logistics Management to complete the Masters degree in 2 years intensive part-time mode.

International students are required to provide current evidence of English language proficiency for admission to RMIT University (see below).

Australian Student Visas

RMIT's Online Master of Supply Chain and Logistics Management does not meet Australian student visa requirements. For an Australian student visa, you must have an on-campus place in a program of study. For more details on RMIT's on-campus programs visit rmit.edu.au.

 

 

English language requirements

International students are required to provide current evidence of English language proficiency for admission to RMIT University.

You can provide your results from one of these three options:

  1. an accepted English language proficiency test
  2. an accepted English language provider, or
  3. a recognised Australian or international qualification.

English language proficiency tests minimum scores:

  • IELTS (Academic): minimum overall band of 6.5 (with no individual band below 6.0)
  • TOEFL (Paper Based Test): minimum score of 580 (TWE 4.5)
  • TOEFL (Internet Based Test - IBT): minimum overall score of 92 (with minimum of 20 in all sections)
  • Pearson Test of English (Academic) (PTE (A)): minimum score of 58 (with no communication band less than 50)
  • Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE): minimum of 176 with no less than 169 in any component.

For detailed information on English language requirements and other proficiency tests recognised by RMIT, visit English language requirements and equivalency information

Work-connected and industry-relevant

Guiding the strategic development of the RMIT College of Business, both nationally and internationally, is an Industry Advisory Board of high-profile executives chaired by Gerhard Vorster, Chief Strategy Officer (former), Deloitte. The Board creates a strategic bridge between the latest in technology and design thinking and business.

 

Career outlook

Upon graduation, you will have developed strategic management competencies and specialist knowledge for a career in business and government organisations locally, nationally and internationally.