Postgraduate study in Operations and Supply Chain Management

What can you study in Operations and Supply Chain Management?

Completing a Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) or Master of Commerce in Operations and Supply Chain Management or Master of Supply Chain Management will further develop your understanding of:

  • Business logistics
  • Business process design
  • E-business and supply chains
  • Operations management
  • Production planning and scheduling
  • Quality management
A 60-point Postgraduate Certificate in Supply Chain Management (PGCertSCM) and 120-point Postgraduate Diploma in Supply Chain Management (PGDipSCM) are also available. Please contact the Business Student Centre to discuss the study option that best meets your goals.

Entry requirements for Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) (BCom (Hons)) in Operations and Supply Chain Management

You must have completed a major in Operations and Supply Chain Management or equivalent including STATS 255.

Entry requirements for Master of Commerce (MCom) in Operations and Supply Chain Management

You must have completed a major in Operations and Supply Chain Management including INFOMGMT 290 or STATS 255, or an equivalent course as approved by the Head of Department.

Entry requirements for Master of Supply Chain Management (MSCM)

You must have completed an undergraduate degree in business or a non-business degree in a relevant discipline, such as engineering, humanities, sciences, social sciences or technology. Your study must have been at a recognised university (or similar institution), and you will need a GPA/GPE of 5.0 in at least 90 points of the most advanced courses you have taken.

Structuring your postgraduate programme in Operations and Supply Chain Management

Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) in Operations and Supply Chain Management

  • 30 points: OPSMGT 788 Dissertation
  • 30 points from OPSMGT 752, INFOSYS 750, 751
  • 15 points OPSMGT 760
  • 45 points from OPSMGT 732, 752, 757, 762-780, INFOSYS 700, 701, 722, 737, 740, 750, 751

Master of Commerce in Operations and Supply Chain Management

  • 15 points: OPSMGT 760
  • 30 points from INFOSYS 750, 751, OPSMGT 752
  • Up to 75 points from INFOSYS 700, 701, 722, 737, 740, 750, 751, OPSMGT 732, 752, 757, 762-780
  • 60 points: OPSMGT 791 Dissertation

Master of Supply Chain Management

  • 120 points: BUSINFO 705, 708, BUSMAN 701, 703, BUSSCM 700-701, 704, 706
  • 30 points: BUSSCM 707, 710
  • 30 points from BUSSCM 703, 711

Courses

Explore the postgraduate courses you can take in Operations and Supply Chain Management:

  • Advanced Operations Systems
  • Advanced Supply Chain Management
  • Fundamentals of Supply Chain Coordination
  • Project Management
  • Readings in Operations Management
  • Research Methods - Modelling
  • Special Topic in Operations Management

Postgraduate Operations and Supply Chain Management courses

Where can postgraduate study in Operations and Supply Chain Management take you?

Postgraduate study in Operations and Supply Chain Management will develop your understanding of the design, management and improvement of processes, systems and networks for use within and between organisations.

Jobs related to Operations and Supply Chain Management

  • Business process engineer
  • Change manager
  • ERP consultant
  • Operations analyst/consultant/manager
  • Production and scheduling planner/manager
  • Quality manager
  • Supply chain consultant

Further study options

  • Doctor of Philosophy is available as a further study option for the MCom and BCom(Hons), but not for the MSCM.

Scholarships and awards

Each year we award scholarships and prizes to thousands of students.

Find out about the scholarships you may be eligible for, search available scholarships or begin an application by visiting Scholarships and awards.

Help and advice

For general student enquiries, please contact the Business Student Centre.

To contact a postgraduate adviser or the subject convenor, visit Key contacts.