How is the war in Ukraine impacting the global supply chain?

• In the Media

The Russia-Ukraine war is having an outsized impact on the global supply chain, impeding the flow of goods, fueling dramatic cost increases and product shortages, and creating catastrophic food shortages around the world, according to experts at a virtual symposium hosted by the MIT Center for Transportation and Logistics.

The upheaval to the supply and demand of goods is exacerbating the already untenable human toll of the conflict, which shows no signs of abating.

QS Ranks MIT SCM #1 Supply Chain Management Master’s Program in the World for 2023

• Press Releases

The 10-month program is ranked #1 globally overall for the third year in a row and on Value for Money, Employability, Alumni Outcomes, and Thought Leadership indicators

MIT's Supply Chain Management master's program has been ranked the #1 SCM master's in the world by Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) for the third consecutive year.

Assistant Professor Position Announcement Zaragoza Logistics Center


We are seeking an entry-level faculty member to conduct research and teach at the graduate level as well as executive education in the are of operations, logistics and supply chain management.
See the position details on ZLC's website.

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SCALE Students Featured on Women in Supply Chain Podcast

• SCALE Center Student

SCALE master's students Nina Anttila (ZLC), Meiling Chen (MIT CTL), and Rachael Clark (MIT CTL) are featured in a special AIM10x Masters of Digital Transformation podcast produced for International Women's Day 2022. Read more and listen to the podcast!

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SCALE Students Collaborate in Intense Team-Based Challenges


Graduate supply chain management students from all over the world competed on randomly-assigned teams last month on two supply-chain challenges held as part of the 2022 SCALE Connect academic conference. Read more and see which teams won the Shark Tank-style challenge and the SCALE Supply Chain Challenge business case competition!

Students Pitch Business Ideas to "Sharks" in Entrepreneurship Challenge

• News

The 2022 SCALE Connect conference ended in a whirlwind of group project presentations and awards ceremonies. One of the team-based challenges of the conference is the annual entrepreneurial challenge competition: a product development and pitch challenge sponsored by the ASCM Massachusetts Minuteman chapter, in the style of the hit TV show "Shark Tank". Randomly assigned student teams propose and pitch solutions to problems on the UN Global Issues List.

Students Compete and Deliver Solutions to Companies in Supply Chain Challenge

• News

Graduate supply chain management students from the MIT Global Supply Chain and Logistics Excellence (SCALE) Network put their heads together last month to find solutions to real-world supply chain problems in the second annual MIT Supply Chain Challenge.

Each team had 14 days from receiving its data set to come up with an innovative, feasible, and effective solution to present to the sponsor company. 

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QS Ranks MIT SCM the #1 SCM Master’s Program for Second Consecutive Year

• Academic

MIT's Supply Chain Management master's program has been ranked  #1 SCM master's in the world by QS Quacquarelli Symonds for the second consecutive year. For its 2022 rankings, QS evaluated SCM master’s programs in 19 countries and ranked MIT SCM #1 based on indicators including alumni outcomes, employability, thought leadership, and value for money, as well as reputation among industry professionals and academics.

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ZLOG Program Ranked #1 for Logistics & SCM by El Mundo

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The 10-month ZLOG program has been ranked #1 master's degree in Engineering Logistics and Supply Chain Management by El Mundo for the 11th consecutive year. Read more on ZLC's site...

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MIT SCALE Master's Named #1 Global SCM Program in EdUniversal 2021 Rankings

• Academic

MIT SCALE master’s programs in Supply Chain Management have been ranked #1 in the world by Paris-based EdUniversal for the sixth consecutive year. Read more...