MSc. International Operations & Supply Chain Mgmt

About this program (In Affiliation with Glasgow Caledonian University, UK)
(Degree Awarded by Glasgow Caledonian University, UK)

MSc International Operations and Supply Chain Management is now offered at College of Engineering in academic affiliation with Glasgow Caledonian University (UK). This post graduate degree, awarded by GCU, provides the specialist knowledge and techniques to manage, improve and sustain the international operations and supply chain. Further, MSc in International Operations and Supply Chain Management has been designed in conjunction with two professional accreditation bodies (Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply-CIPS, UK and the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport-CILT, UK. A unique aspect of the programme is that students can achieve yellow belt accreditation as part of the course and featured by delivery input by the faculty of GCU and experts from Industries.

Career Opportunities

The course provides skills and specialist knowledge for those who wish to take up managerial positions in Operations and Supply Chain Management. The graduates of this programme will find career opportunities as supply chain analyst, supply chain planning engineer, operation and logistics engineer, procurement and supply specialist, finance operation specialist in well-known manufacturing, transport and logistics companies in Oman and the region.

Entry requirements

In addition to the general master’s entry requirements, the specific program requirements are as follows:

  • A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Engineering, Business, Supply Chain Management, Operation Management, Commerce or related areas.
  • Applicants must have CGPA of not less than “GOOD” or equivalent. Pass grade will be accepted if the candidate is having at least two years of experience in the field of specialisation.
  • For students and professionals from other disciplines such as Math, Science, IT or relevant area with minimum 3 years of working experience is required.
  • Experienced students with diploma or advanced diploma will also be considered as per the MoHE regulations.
  • Proficiency in English language equivalent to IELTS band 6 (with a minimum of no less than 5.5 in each element) OR a minimum TOEFL rating of 550 or equivalent.


  • Students who successfully complete 120 credit hours will be awarded Postgraduate Diploma in International Operations and Supply Chain Management awarded by Glasgow Caledonian University, Scotland, UK.
  • Students who successfully complete 180 credit hours will be awarded MSc International Operations and Supply Chain Management awarded by Glasgow Caledonian University, Scotland, UK.

What will you study?

Semester 1
Credit hours Module Title
15 Procurement and Quality Management
15 Project Management
Semester 2
Credit hours Module Title
15 Financial Management for Global Decision Makers
15 Sustainable Operations Management
Semester 3
Credit hours Module Title
15 International Logistics and Transport
15 Applied Professional Practice
Semester 4
Credit hours Module Title
15 Global Supply Chain Management
15 Ethics, Governance and Responsible Leadership
Semester 5
Credit hours Module Title
60 Masters Research Project
Exit with MSc Degree (180 credits)

Contact Details

For administration related inquiries:
Ms Mabahij Saif Al Hadi
Deputy Manager
MSc Admissions & Marketing
Tel: +968 24536165 Ext 213
Mobile +968 79161001
Email: masters@nu.edu.om

Program Manager information:
Dr Faustino Taderera
Program Manager
Civil & Environmental Engineering Department
Tel: +968 24536165 Ext 326
Email: faustinotaderera@nu.edu.om

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