SFM for MSc (Full-time)
SFP for PgD (Full-time)
GPM for MSc (Part-time)
SPP for PgD (Part-time)
1.5 years (Full-time)
2.5 years (Part-time)
30 for MSc,
18 for PgD
3 for local students
6 for non-local students
HK$250,500 per programme (HK$8,350 per credit) for local and non-local MSc students
HK$150,300 per programme (HK$8,350 per credit) for local and non-local PgD students
LMS Taught Postgraduate Programme Scholarship Scheme
PolyU reserves the right to change or withdraw the scholarship at any time. In case of any dispute/disagreement, PolyU’s decision is final.
Prof. SONG Miao
Mode of Study
Note to Applicants
Please complete all of the relevant fields and enclose necessary documents. Incomplete applications cannot be processed promptly.
This programme equips the students with the ability to create and sustain competitiveness in the supply chain by balancing cost, quality and efficiency.
The programme embodies both sound academic theory and professional practice. The combination of Compulsory Subjects and a wide range of Electives, including purchasing-related subjects, reflects the multidisciplinary nature of the business that the students can pursue.
Graduates with MSc in Global Supply Chain Management who have fulfilled certain subject requirements are granted accreditation by The Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (CIPS) and may apply for full membership. (Subject to review each year.)
Graduates with MSc in Global Supply Chain Management are granted full exemption from the Qualifying Examination of the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport in Hong Kong (CILTHK).
Graduates with PgD in Global Supply Chain Management are granted partial exemption from the Qualifying Examination of the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport in Hong Kong (CILTHK).
Graduates with MSc in Global Supply Chain Management and two years’ work experience in the purchasing/supply chain/logistics field or a related field are qualified to register as members of The Institute of Purchasing and Supply of Hong Kong (IPSHK).
Students receive the core knowledge that is essential for all managers in the supply chain field and in-depth knowledge of selected subjects in line with their needs and aspirations.
Core Areas of Study (Subject to review)
The following is a summary of the core areas of study. Detailed information will be provided upon registration.
(3 subjects – 9 credits for both MSc and PgD)
Restricted Elective Subjects+
(3 subjects – 9 credits for both MSc and PgD)
Choose at least one subject from the focus on operations:
Choose at least one subject from the focus on procurement:
Choose at least one subject from the focus on information technology:
Students may take more than 3 Restricted Elective Subjects. The additional subjects will be counted as Free Elective Subjects.
Free Elective Subjects+
(Any 4 subjects – 12 credits for MSc; 0 subject for PgD)
Each subject carries three credits, and the Project carries six credits.
Information on the subjects offered can be obtained at here.
+ The offering of subjects is subject to class quota availability.
* This subject has been included in the list of reimbursable courses under the Continuing Education Fund.
* The relevant programme is recognised under the Qualifications Framework (QF Level).
Candidates in senior management positions possessing other academic qualifications may be considered on a case-by-case basis.
Priority will be given to applicants with relevant work experience.
If you are not a native speaker of English, and your Bachelor's degree or equivalent qualification is awarded by institutions where the medium of instruction is not English, you are expected to fulfil the University’s minimum English language requirement for admission purpose. Please refer to the "Admission Requirements" section for Taught Postgraduate Programmes of Study@PolyU for details.
Student visa and other information for non-local students
For further information:
Tel: (852) 3400 3866
For academic matters, please contact:
Prof. SONG Miao, Programme Director (tel: (852) 2766 5087; email: email@example.com);
or Prof. Amanda WANG Yulan, Deputy Programme Director (tel: (852) 2766 4683; email: firstname.lastname@example.org).
The personal statement should provide a self-introduction and detail the candidate's 5-year career aspiration. (Word limit: 200.)
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