Programmes leading to Overseas University Awards

 Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Logistics and Supply Chain Management 
Programme Code84A24
Awarding InstitutionNorthumbria University, UK    
Programme Starting Date28 Jan 2019
Aims and ObjectivesThis top-up programme is designed for holders of Associate Degree or Higher Diploma. It aims to study the whole field of supply chain management, including buying, inventory control, supplier development, customer service, logistics and distribution, and encourages the development of functional expertise and skills as well as the understanding of the strategic significance of the supply chain philosophy.
Features- Newcastle Business School (NBS) of Northumbria University (UK) has become the first in Europe to achieve double accreditation, for their Accounting and Business programmes, from AACSB International – The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.

- Newcastle Business School won the Business School of the Year award at the Times Higher Education Awards 2015.

- Northumbria University (UNN) is ranked 51st in the UK in "Business and Management Studies" (The Complete University Guide 2018)

- 33rd intake since January 2003*

- Accumulative total of around 5,000* graduates in various professions in Hong Kong

- The curriculum, syllabuses and assessments are identical to those delivered on campus in Newcastle

- Students will be assessed by assignments (some modules may also have a written examination)

- Students will be awarded the degree by UNN upon successful completion of study

- Classes are held at PolyU Hung Hom Bay Campus or PolyU West Kowloon Campus

- Supported by web-based learning materials

- Students can access PolyU library facilities

- Scholarship opportunities are available for students with outstanding academic results

- Students may apply, on a competitive basis, to attend the English Language and Cultural Learning Programme at Northumbria University in Newcastle and experience the life and culture in the UK during the Summer Term. Successful candidates will be required to contribute part of the costs involved.

- The whole programme is CEF reimbursable

- Students are eligible to apply for the Government's Extended Non-means-tested Loan

* These figures cover other Northumbria University programmes offered at SPEED.
Normal Duration2 years (Part-time)
Medium of InstructionEnglish
Programme LeaderDr Peggy Ng Mei-lan BASc, MBus, PgCertEd, MSc, DBA
Professional RecognitionStudents of this intake who successfully graduate from the programme with satisfactory results with an overall minimum mark of 50% will be eligible for exemption from the academic requirements for Chartered Membership of the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT), UK*.

*subject to review by CILT, UK