Course overview

  • 6 months part time
  • Online
  • Available to domestic and international students
  • Term 1 Intake - January, Autumn Intake - April, Mid Year Intake - July, and Spring Intake - October


Why study supply chain at the University of Melbourne?

  • Technology and data: Our academic experts will be sharing with you the technology choices, current innovations and data-driven network design solutions required to lead in supply chain.
  • 100% online: Benefit from a world-class education delivered straight to you on the Insendi learning platform designed specifically for professionals studying business school programs which encourages discussion and active learning.
  • Stack your study: After completing the Professional Certificate in Supply Chain Management, you can apply for credit into our online Master of Supply Chain Management

The Professional Certificate in Supply Chain Management is an introduction to the important and ever-evolving area of supply chain consisting of the equivalent of two Graduate level online subjects.

The demand for qualified professionals in supply chain is growing fast in Australia and globally. The Professional Certificate equips you with the toolkit you need to either move into the supply chain and logistics field or accelerate your career trajectory in the sector.

Course aims

The aim of the Professional Certificate is to provide you with a core foundation to the supply chain discipline now and into the future. You’ll learn about how to set up supply chains and operate them for maximum efficiency. You'll also learn about value creation within the supply chain, including the challenges and decisions around technology, procurement and culture.