MSc Supply Chain Management

Supply chain management course

The MSc Supply Chain Management programme trains executives who are able to manage all Supply Chain operations: flows within the company and between the company and its environment (Supplies, Warehousing, Delivery, Transactions,…).


Accredited by the French Conférence des Grandes Écoles and internationally recognised 5-year degree by the French Ministry of Higher Education and Research.


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Graduate degree


Le Havre




Full time


21st in the national Eduniversal ranking

Why a supply chain management course ?

Defining the range of resources, means, methods, tools and techniques required to operate the whole Supply Chain from the first supplier to the end customer as efficiently as possible.


The MSc in Supply Chain assets

  • 100% English-taught programme with over 75% of international students
  • Courses taught in Le Havre, a leading port town, facilitating collaboration with industry and port stakeholders through business challenges, seminars and company visits
  • Annual Logistics Forum (networking with professionals, job offers)
  • EM Normandie Business School is authorised by the French Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation to deliver a 5-year degree for this programme (Diplôme d’Etudes Spécialisées en Management International)
supply chain management course in France

Master of Science in Supply Chain programme

The MSc Supply Chain Management programme provides all the skills to effectively manage the entire Supply Chain, from supplier to customer.


  • Supply Chain Fundamentals
  • Process Engineering
  • SAP Software
  • Mastering in Excel
  • Operations Management
  • Total Quality Management
  • Supply Chain Audit
  • Strategic Procurement
  • Supply Chain Analytics
  • Cost and Revenue Management
  • Responsible and Competitive Supply Chain Management
  • Low Carbon Logistics
  • Research Methodology
  • Contemporary Issues in International Trade
  • Legal Aspects of Logistics
  • Multimodal Transport
  • Supply Planning
  • Demand Planning
  • Warehousing and Distribution Management
  • Digitalisation in Supply Chains
  • Risk Management in Industry 4.0
  • Expert Systems in Supply Chain Management
  • Supply Chain Simulation
  • SAP Project
  • Negotiation
  • Professional Techniques
  • Conflict Management
  • Business Case Competition
  • Career Path
  • Internship
  • Thesis
  • 2 Business Case Competitions
  • Internship 4 to 6 months
  • Professional thesis
All components of the student’s education are evaluated: academic learnings, internships, missions, challenges, dissertations, study stays in partner universities. For academic learnings, continuous assessment generally accounts for 40% and the final exam accounts for the remaining 60%. Evaluations may also take the form of case studies, role-playing, group work, etc. Professionalisation (work-study, internships, missions, challenges) and, where appropriate, the corresponding report, will be evaluated jointly by the teaching team and the company.
Moaci Godinho Filho


Academic Director, Lecturer and researcher in supply chain management

To create added value on the MSc® Supply Chain Management, we train students in a creative and robust way in order to respond to recent transformations in the Supply Chain functions. These transformations are technological, digital and socio environmental. We develop co-teaching / inviting professionals from industry to bring diversity.

Selection based on application file and individual motivation interview. User’s guide for application form
The programme is open to:
Short Track
  • Students who hold a four-year bachelor degree or equivalent will join the 1-year MSc.
Long Track
  • Students who hold a three-year bachelor degree or equivalent will join the 2-year MSc.
Other profiles may be accepted on derogatory terms. No English language test score is required for students holding a degree from an English-speaking university. Language requirements for non-native speakers : IELTS 6, TOEIC 790, TOEFL IBT 83 or proof that English was the candidate’s language of study or work for at least a year.
  1. Application files submitted are reviewed with special attention paid to the seriousness of the file and the quality of the academic and/or professional profile.
  2. Shortlisted candidates are invited for an interview via Skype. This interview helps clarify the applicants profile, their projects, their objectives. The final admission decision (offered or denied admission) is communicated a few days after this interview.
  3. Admitted candidates are notified formally and invited to make a down payment, later on deducted from the tuition fees. This initial payment confirms the candidate’s seat in the programme and an unconditional letter of admission is then issued.
In order for our students to benefit from optimal learning conditions, places in our programmes are limited. The number of remaining places is reviewed after each admission session. Whenever a cohort is full, admissions for the programme are closed. The application deadline for the next 2022-2023 admission session is every 15th of the month. In addition to the EM Normandie application form, international candidates must approach their local Campus France office to facilitate the process of obtaining their visa. Once the down payment has been received, the School will help International students with their visa procedures and search for accommodation.

Short Track

  • Students who hold a four-year bachelor degree or equivalent will join the 1-year MSc.


  • Students who hold a three-year bachelor degree or equivalent will join the 2-year MSc.

No English language test score is required for students holding a degree from an English-speaking university. For other applicants, language requirements are: TOEIC 790, IELTS 6, TOEFL 83.

Career opportunities after the Master of Science

General information about the employment market

The Logistics and Transport Industry is dynamic and operating smoothly. Currently responsible for over 2 million jobs in France, the market is set to expand by around 1.5% per year. The constant growth of E-commerce supported by new technologies, related consumer habits and the impact of Big Data are creating change and causing companies, particularly in industry, to rethink how they are organised and how their systems operate. New skills such as interdisciplinary expertise are expected, with more capacity to progress in an international and multicultural environment where mobility and the ability to bring together virtual teams are keys to success.
Career Prospects
Activity sectors include Transport, Mass Retail or Industrial Production as well as Services such as Banking or Insurance:

  • Financial and Performance Controller
  • Logistics Project Manager
  • Quality Process Officer
  • IT Logistics Officer
  • Supply Officer
  • Purchasing Manager
  • Supply Chain Lead
  • Operational Cost Manager
  • Manufacturing and Procurement Development Manager

Employment data for 2019, 2020 and 2021 graduates (based on the 2022 employability survey):

  • 93% net employment rate
  • 89% on permanent contracts
  • 19% work internationally
  • 80% of students in employment found a job before graduating; 100% of graduates in employment found a job within 6 months
  • 84% satisfied with their first job
  • Average gross annual salary including bonuses in similar roles : €40.500

Examples of companies where our graduates work

  • Saint Gobain
  • French Army
  • Verisure
  • Carrefour
  • Sidel
  • Safran
  • STEF
  • United Nations
  • Airbus
  • Amazon
  • Sanofi


Admission sessions throughout the year depending on available places

Required documents

  • CV
  • Motivation letter
  • Copy of passport
  • Diploma or student certificate for the current year
  • High school transcripts or transcripts for the two years following the Baccalaureate
  • Language level certificate according to profile

Tuition fees

Application fees: €50

This programme is also available over two years for candidates who hold a three-year in Higher Education level (3-year Bachelor Degree, BMI, licence, or equivalent).

  • First-year tuition fees: €10,000
  • Second-year tuition fees – MSc® Supply Chain Management: €14,500

Tuition fees include the membership fee for EM Normandie Alumni Association, which gives you access to all services and a life membership.

International payment methods

We are a partner of the Flywire platform. This online tool facilitates the procedures of international students by offering the following services:

  • Online tracking of transfers
  • Payment in the national currency, which reduces costs
  • Choice of many payment methods

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Rhea Shivan

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