One of the great centers of research, knowledge and innovation, Swiss Management Center (SMC) is an accredited Swiss business school offering Bachelor, Master and Doctorate programs to students in more than 120 countries. Logistics Academy SMC’s MBA programs are complete eLearning environments, which enables you to fit a Masters or Doctorate into your life and acquire relevant, up-to-date knowledge to boost your career.
Logistics Academy in partnership with SMC University offers you what is expected from a leading university – but much more. Unlike other distance learning environments, students who enrol for an MBA program with Logistics Academy will be personally assigned one of our global supply chain experts to assist you with your learning, provider mentoring and create workplace experiences to help accelerate your MBA. It’s our way of showing you that we care about how and when you reach your personal and professional goals.
About SMC University
With students in 128 countries and faculty’s in 52 countries, the Swiss Management Center (SMC) is renowned for the best service quality and highest attentiveness in online education today. It is the leading Swiss business school offering Bachelor, Master and Doctorate programs and applies the latest technology to ensure you an outstanding e-Learning experience.
SMC is a truly global university with learners from more than 128 different countries. We educate high achievers with a sense of individualism, standing out from the crowds. You receive an unsurpassed service, strong professional networks, true career opportunities and remain flexible in place & time. SMC recognises the need of working professionals and individuals in demand of highest flexibility and our online Master and Doctorate programs can be followed part-time from any place in alignment with the students’ personal and professional commitments with a distance learning system that allows students to create personal calendars to best suit them.
Enrolment is ongoing; the programs can be followed from any place, at any time, and any pace.
Accreditation by ACBSP
SMC is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP), the leading specialised accreditation association for business education supporting, celebrating, and rewarding teaching excellence. ACBSP is a programmatic accreditation body in the U.S., recognised by the Council of Higher Education Accreditation, CHEA.
MBA in Strategic Procurement
Program Design & Curriculum
The Master of Business Administration degree in Strategic Procurement focuses on core procurement and management skills such as contracts, negotiations, project management and supply chain management. Building off of the core curriculum of the MBA program, this specialisation prepares learners aspiring to work with business and government organisations, either locally or globally.
Leveraging the emerging research, students explore total lifecycle approaches to procurement in a strategic and sustainable manner. This unique concentration provides a competitive advantage for those looking to master their skills in resource management. And as a unique discipline that integrates technology, innovation, e-commerce and many inter-organisational relationships, the courses guide students in how to think systemically.
SMC University welcomes qualified applicants with no discrimination towards their gender, age, cultural, ethnic, religious and racial backgrounds. Distance learning candidates are admitted on a continuous basis, admission procedures are free of charge.
Admission at Swiss Management Center sets minimum criteria which have been designed to identify applicants who have sound academic potential and who show creativity, critical thinking, social and moral values, evidence of English language proficiency and strong motivation.
Successful applicants must fulfill the following criteria:
Bachelor degree from an internationally recognised academic institution.
Min. 4 years of work experience in executive or senior management positions.
Proficiency in English.
Ability to demonstrate core understanding of computer systems, networks and operations, having acquired the above either through undergraduate courses already taken or respective field/working experience.
Tuition is calculated for the entire program and includes e–books and all learning materials and exam fees. Courses will be activated after receipt of the tuition.
Students are responsible for obtaining additional reading materials (not compulsory).
For full payment details please refer to the SMC University website or contact the administration.
Logistics Academy and SMC University offers you unrivalled prices for accredited higher education programs. As a student in the SMC online MBA program, you don’t need to worry about student debt. We’re here to help you do the math and figure out the best payment plan aligned with your situation.
The tuition is payable monthly and amounts to just €185 per month for the duration of your studies. Alternatively you may also choose to settle the entire tuition in a single payment of €4,400.
We offer two options:
1. Prepare the following documents for upload:
– Curriculum Vitae (CV)
– Passport Copy
2. Make payment online and submit application form
3. We review your application and then you will receive a response within 2 working days
Thanks to the flexible structure of the program, enrolment is on an ongoing basis. Supported through the asynchronous method of studying, admitted students may commence their studies at any time in alignment with their personal and professional commitments.