RSM - Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University

MSc in Supply Chain Management

MSc in Supply Chain Management

Rotterdam is the gateway to Europe

The largest commercial port in Europe, Rotterdam is the focal point of logistics and supply chain management in the Netherlands with logistics networks that stretch far beyond Dutch borders. As a business school at the heart of Rotterdam, RSM has cultivated a wealth of knowledge and expertise on the subject, making it a recognised world leader in supply chain management research and education. You will acquire a thorough knowledge of the contribution of supply chain management to strategic objectives and be able to apply this knowledge to designing advanced logistics systems.

Key features

  • An integrated approach towards supply chain design;
  • Strong emphasis on advanced logistics concepts;
  • Cutting-edge insights into the application of information technology to supply chains;
  • Internationally-oriented;
  • Intensive contacts with the logistics and supply chain management business community;
  • Based on independent evaluations by the Centre for Science and Technology Studies at Leiden University (CWTS) RSM’s Business processes, logistics & information systems (LIS) research group is ranked No. 1 of its type in Europe.

Career Prospects

  • The average gross starting salary (excluding benefits) of RSM graduates in EEA countries is € 3,986 while in non-EEA countries € 2,905
  • The average time to find a job is 2.5 months 

The top 10 employers of RSM graduates are: Vodafone, Shell, KPMG, Rabobank, Accenture, Akzo Nobel, KPN, PWC, ABN AMRO, Bain & Company

Teaching ModeFull Time
Academic RequirementsAcademic background in business or economics
Tuition Fees


NON-EEA students: €16,400 per year

EEA/EU students €1,951 per year

Length12 months  
Application Deadline

15 May

Application Procedure

To join our Supply Chain Management programme, you must have a research university bachelor’s degree (equal to a bachelor’s degree from a Dutch research university) containing a minimum total of 60 ECTS in qualitative and quantitative research methods, statistics and advanced courses in business administration, operations management and accounting.

You will be assessed on the basis of a dossier containing your academic background, grade point average (GPA), motivation and relevant test scores such as GMAT and/or TOEFL / IELTS. Non-RSM bachelor graduates must apply for admission through our online application system (OLAF).

Information about the entry requirements and application process can be obtained by visiting

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