Post-master degree (MS®) Supply Chain, Logistics and Innovation

After a 4 or 5-year Degree


The programme aims to train experts capable of managing value-based global supply chains, implement efficient logistics efficient logistics strategies, to manage international flows, in the face of technological and managerial innovations.

5-year degree
Le Havre
  • Strong points
  • Programme
  • Admission
  • Career
  • Tuition fees and funding

Programme highlights

    1. A programme that meets the new market expectations thanks to digital technology
    2. Training given in Le Havre, enabling close collaboration with industrialists and port players in the context of challenges, seminars and company visits
    3. Participation in the Annual Logistics Forum, opening up opportunities to meet professionals and obtain job offers

    Nowadays, knowing how to manage logistic operations and a Supply Chain that focuses on the needs of the customer requires an ability to adapt quickly to technological innovations. This programme provides the keys to new methods of managing logistics and global logistics chains.

    Youssef TLICHE
    Academic Director
    Assistant Professor in Supply Chain Management and Logistics


    The programme provides all the essential knowledge in the key areas of Logistics and Operations Management.

    Semester 1


    • Introduction to the Supply Chain
    • Purchasing and supply management
    • Supply Chain Management

    Operations management

    • Warehouse and distribution management
    • Demand and production management

    Coordination in Supply Chain management

    • Integrated Supply Chain Management
    • Negotiation
    • Process and flow management

    Logistics performance

    • Quality management
    • Logistics audit

    Professional experience

    • Research methodology
    • Professional techniques
    • Career path
    • Challenge
      Logistics process modelling (8 weeks)

    Semester 2

    Logistics and international trade

    • Management of international trade operations
    • Sustainable logistics strategies
    • Customs procedures

    International transport

    • Multimodal transport
    • Maritime transport and business strategies
    • Port Operations Management

    Logistics and new technologies

    • Logistics and information systems
    • SAP project (software) and Escape Game
    • Digital project management

    Supply Chain management and innovations

    • Digitalisation and value chain management
    • Risk and crisis management in Industry 4.0

    Professional experience

    • Challenge
      Optimisation of logistic processes (8 weeks)
    • Fresh connection
      Online simulation game of supply chain management
    • Visit to the port of le havre
    • 6-month internship
      In france or internationally
    • Professional thesis
  • Evaluation criteria for the course

    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.


    Admission mode

    Selection based on application file and individual motivation interview.
    Guide d'utilisation de la plateforme de candidature

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  • Eligibility for application

    The programme is open to students holding the following degrees:

    • Master's degree or equivalent ("Bac+ 5" or 5 years after secondary education / Baccalaureate) 
    • 4-year undergraduate degree with 3 years of professional experience (internships excluded).
    • If French is not the candidate’s first language, a language certification (DELF/DALF = C1)
    • Exceptionally the admissions board may accept applications that do not meet the formal criteria listed above but appear exceptional on other aspects (academic excellence, community work, international experience, internships, etc.)

    Admission procedure

    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 admission session is every 15th of the month.

    In addition to the EM Normandy 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.

  • Well-being and Inclusion

    Inclusion of students with disabilities

    For several years now, EM Normandie has been committed to the inclusion of students with disabilities and has been striving to make it as easy as possible for them to learn, to continue their studies, to live socially within the school and to find employment. Specific training for its teachers and support services, school facilities, digital accessibility, etc. EM Normandie promotes values of equal opportunities and respect for differences, through the sharing of an inclusive culture and the continuous development of its practices. Are you disabled or have a chronic disabling illness? We can provide you with comprehensive support, whether it be in the context of your classes/exams, your search for internships, work-study programmes or jobs, or even in preparing for your expatriation.


    General information about the employment market

    The Logistics and Transport sector is enjoying great momentum and is performing well. While today it already accounts for more than 2 million jobs in France, the market is expected to grow by around 1.5% per year. The constant growth of e-commerce backed up by the associated new technologies and new consumer habits, and the impact of Big Data, are boosting development (green logistics, reverse logistics, last mile logistics) and are compelling companies, and in particular industrial businesses, to rethink their organisation and their systems. New skills are required, such as transversality, with a greater capacity to evolve within an international and multi-cultural environment in which mobility and the ability to bring virtual teams together are the keys to success.

    Professional integration

    Statistics based on the professional integration survey of 2023 for the 2022 graduates. Average gross calculated on the basis of the last 3 graduating classes (2021 and 2022):

    • Net employment rate: 90%
    • 50% work internationally
    • 50% of working students found a job before graduation. graduation.
    • 100% of working graduates found a job in less than 4 months
    • 85% are satisfied with their first job
    • Average gross annual salary with bonuses: €41,700

    Career opportunities

    • Supply Chain Manager
    • Industrial Operations Manager 
    • Flow manager
    • Purchaser
    • Logistics Project Manager
    • Digital Innovation Manager
    • Port Operations Manager

Tuition fees and funding

    Tuition Fees for 2023-2024

    • MS Supply Chain, Logistics and Innovation: €14,500
      Tuition fees include the membership fee for EM Normandie Alumni Association, which gives you access to all services and a life membership.
    • €50 charged to candidates in order to study their profile
    • The contribution to CVEC (Contribution Vie Etudiante et de Campus), amounting to €95, by connecting to the dedicated plaftorm.

    Fees for students enrolling for the first time in 2023.

  • Fundings

    Various options are offered to students to fund their studies:

  • 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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