Supply Chain Management

Study programme

As a neighbour of Europe’s busiest port, Rotterdam School of Management (RSM), Erasmus University is a leader in researching Supply Chain Management (SCM).


  • Managing the Supply Chain
  • Global Logistics & Information Technology
  • Operations research methods
  • Purchasing & Supply Management
  • Facility Logistics Management
  • Research methodology and design
  • Distribution Networks
  • Closed Loop Supply Chains
  • Supply Chain Simulation
  • Strategic Sourcing
  • Pricing and Revenue Management
  • Cradle to Cradle & circular economy
  • Service Logistics & Operations
  • Ports in Global Networks
  • Cradle to Cradle & circular economy
  • Supply chain forecasting
  • Healthcare procurement & value chain management
  • SCM Company-based Research Project

Read more about: Curriculum Master in Supply Chain Management.

Mode of education

In addition to lectures, you will work in small groups on business cases and assignments. Many of the exercises are carried out in teams. Skills training, presentations, visiting lecturers and practitioners are all part of the curriculum. In order to graduate you will be trained in analytical and research skills and must write an individual thesis on a topic of your choice