MSc in Purchasing & Supply Chain Management

MSc in Purchasing & Supply Chain Management
MSc in Purchasing & Supply Chain Management
Practical information
Entry level
Bachelor or equivalent
Exit level

Key Points



Next semester starts


September 2018

• 100% in English 

• 90 or 120 ECTS program

• 1 Intake in September 

+103 nationalities on an international campus

Exclusive field trip & company visits

• Optional 6-month internship

• Unique professional networking opportunities


Why Choosing the MSc in Purchasing & Supply Chain Management?

Become a value-added professional in purchasing and a recognized supply chain manager.


The MSc in Purchasing and Supply Chain Management degree is the perfect way to discover and master the related best practices. This unique program provides you with the chance to gain hands-on experience thanks to real business case studies.


Many institutions have headquarters or subsidiaries in Paris and provide this Master with a direct link to professionals in the sector.


Paris is also a unique experience as a dynamic economic center and a cultural capital. 




Who Can Apply?

The program is designed for individuals who have successfully completed undergraduate studies and who wish to pursue post-graduate education to deepen their field of expertise and gain exposure to Purchasing and Supply Chain Management.


Applicants must demonstrate a sufficient level of English through the submission of an IELTS score of 6 or a TOEFL score of 80.



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Hands-On Learning Through Business Tours

You will participate in a number of excursions throughout the year that allow you to gain insights and experience connected with business and management practices.


Acquiring knowledge through experience is vital. A Business tour is organized to one of the main European Supply Chain Hubs : you will touch the complexity of this fascinating industry.


Conferences by professionals (Purchasing and supply chain experts from key players within the industry) are organized to enhance the link with experienced specialists.


Core Courses
Specialization Courses
Elective Courses
Leadership & Professional Seminars


  • Marketing Management
  • Strategic Management
  • International Business
  • Human Resources Management
  • Financial Management
  • Digital Business


  • Purchasing & Supply Chain
  • Purchasing Strategy
  • Purchasing Legislation
  • Purchasing Hedge
  • Purchasing Risk Management
  • Information System
  • Supply Chain Management: Serious Game
  • Performance Measurement
  • International Negotiation
  • Lean & Sustainable Purchasing


  • Understanding today and tomorrow pricing in tourism
  • Leveraging design for a better growth
  • Purchasing Management: the difference between success and failure in business strategy
  • Information Design
  • History of Cinema




  • Advanced Productivity Digital Tools
  • Career Management
  • Leadership & Management Seminar

What is the difference between 90 ECTS program and 120 ECTS program?


Paris School of Business’ 90 ECTS programs require 4 years of undergraduate study. Candidates who have earned a 3-year undergraduate degree can still apply and make up for the additional year of studies in only 4 months with our 120 ECTS program.



Admission requirements:


  • For the 90 ECTS: 4 years of undergraduate study - 210 ECTS
  • For the 120 ECTS: 3 years of undergraduate study - 180 ECTS

Innovative Teaching Methods


Benefit from exposure to a highly integrative learning approach:


  • blended learning modules, consisting of online and interactive components
  • entrepreneurial projects and business simulations so you gain hands-on experience in the area of strategy
  • targeted seminars focused on leadership and management as well as career-building skills. Modules delivered in partnership with Cours Florent, one of France's leading drama training institutes



What's Next?

Employability is a key value. Your options are endless.

As the sectors of purchasing and supply chain are expanding, graduates will be able to gain positions in a multitude of fields in established sectors such as industry, consumer goods and services, and international trade, or in newly emerging fields. Potential positions include:

  • Distribution Management
  • International Purchasing
  • Logistics
  • Materials Management
  • Portfolio Outsourcing Management
  • Production Management
  • Product Procurement
  • Purchasing Consultancy
  • Purchasing Department Coordination
  • Purchasing Directorship
  • Scheduling Management
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Transportation Management
  • Warehousing Management


How to apply




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