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MSc in eBusiness and Supply Chain Management (MSceBSCM)

Programme Information

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Special Features
  • A unique and forward-looking programme dedicated to developing and promoting students' academic and professional potentials in the "Internet +" era.
  • Set up partner relationships with a number of relevant firms in the eBusiness and supply chain fields, which help enhance the career prospects of the students in the Programme.
  • Provide students with a number of chances to analyze professional cases and participate in real commercial projects, which help improve students' ability in applying their knowledge to solve real problems.
Mode of Study Full-time
Programme Duration
  • Normal: 1 year
  • Maximum: 3 years
Medium of Instruction English
Credits Required 30
Modules Required 10 (Core courses: 6; Electives courses: 4)
Pre-entry Course Applicants with no or limited background in information systems management and statistics will be required to complete pre-entry courses, Information Systems Management and Statistics, in August prior to the start of this master's programme.
Tuition Fees (for 2020/21)
  • Local students: HKD163,000 per programme
  • Non-local students: HKD163,000 per programme

The fees above do not cover pre-entry courses.

Professional Recognition
  1. Chartered Institute of Purchasing & Supply (CIPS)
  2. Hong Kong Logistics Association (HKLA)
  3. Institute of Certified E-Commerce Consultants (CEC)
  4. The International Institute of Management (IIM)
Programme Leader Prof SEE-TO, Eric
Offering Unit Department of Computing and Decision Sciences


Students are required to complete 10 modules in one year of study. Each module bears three credits.

Core Courses (Six courses):
  1. CDS501 Fundamentals of Electronic Business
  2. CDS502 Supply Chain Management in eBusiness
  3. CDS503 Accounting and Financial Technology
  4. CDS504 Business Data Analytics
  5. CDS505 Mobile Technology and Applications in eBusiness
  6. CDS506 Best Practices in eBusiness and Supply Chain Management

Elective Courses* (Any four):
  1. CDS507 Legal Issues for eBusiness
  2. CDS508 Electronic Marketing
  3. CDS509 E-Commerce Implementation: Planning, Platform Selection, and Execution
  4. CDS510 Social Media for eBusiness
  5. CDS511 Project Management with Software
  6. CDS512 Service Operations Management
  7. CDS513 Purchasing and Logistics Management for eBusiness
  8. CDS514 Information Systems Management
  9. CDS515 Business Decision Making with Software

* The offering of elective courses is subject to sufficient demand and faculty availability.

Admission Requirements

1. General Qualifications

  • An applicant should hold a Bachelor’s degree with a first class or second class honours from a recognized tertiary institution or have equivalent experiences and qualifications, which will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

2. Language Requirements

  • An applicant whose degree is not from a tertiary institution in Hong Kong or an English-speaking country should obtain:
  • a minimum score of 550 (paper-based test) or 213 (computer- based test) or 79 (internet-based test) in the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL), or
  • a band score of 6.5 or above in the International English Language Testing System (IELTS).
  • Applicants who do not fulfil the above language requirements but have an equivalent score in a recognized test, or an equivalent qualification assessment to prove their language proficiency may be considered on a case-by-case basis.


  • Applicants who have graduated from a university using English as a main teaching language do not normally need to present evidence of their proficiency.
  • Applicants with no or limited background in information systems management and statistics will be required to complete pre-entry courses, Information Systems Management and Statistics, in August prior to the start of this master's programme.

Scholarships & Financial Assistance

Government Student Financial Assistance

Local students are eligible for applying the Extended Non-means Tested Loan Scheme (ENLS). For eligibility and details, please visit the Working Family and Student Financial Assistance Agency's website.

Words from Alumni

MSceBSCM Alumni: Ms WEDELMs WEDEL, Anna Katharina Pauline (MSceBSCM 2018 Graduate)

‘This Programme is a great chance to combine supply chain management with today’s online technological world. It prepares us for the current development in the industry and helps us understand complex supply chain issues.’

MSceBSCM Alumni: Ms SIUMs SIU, Lai-Yi Christina (MSceBSCM 2017 Graduate)

‘I gained a lot of practical experience through internship and by attending professional seminars and company visits. I was also inspired by the lectures.’


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Contact Person Ms Carmen LIAO
Telephone (+852) 2616-8096
Office Address Rm SEK112/8, 1/F, Simon and Eleanor Kwok Building,
Lingnan University,
8 Castle Peak Road,
Tuen Mun,
Hong Kong