Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Summer School - Online/Hybrid
July 5 - July 16, 2021

The course will be held online but 3 participation options are available for certain individuals:

Option 1 - online.

Option 2 - hybrid. Due to massive and continuous vaccination in Russia and resuming international air and railway service with 29 countries we offer a hybrid online/on-campus summer school option to students holding citizenship of:

the United Kingdom, Tanzania, Turkey, Switzerland, Egypt, Maldives, the United Arab Emirates, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Republic of Korea, Cuba, Serbia, Japan, the Seychelles, Ethiopia, Vietnam, India, Qatar, Finland, Azerbaijan, Armenia, Greece, Singapore, Venezuela, Germany, Syria, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, Sri Lanka.

You can join the online course for 270 euro (+4000 Rub for reg. fee) but come to St. Petersburg to take touristic advantages for the duration of the program and attend online classes at your dormitory/hostel.

If you choose Option 2, just apply for the online course here and inform us on your choice via email to get further instructions.

Option 3 – tailor-made. We may also arrange a tailor-made on-campus program for a group of minimum 10 students holding nationality of the countries Russia resumed international air and railway service with.

Would you like to learn more about logistics and SCM? Join this summer school!

Logistics and Supply Chain Management
Logistics and Supply Chain Management


  • Brief description

    Logistics and Supply Chain Management became rapidly of higher value over the last years and allows companies to stay competitive in the field of their business. This course introduces the challenges of managing supply chains and how innovative technologies and management techniques are used to overcome these challenges. Academic training includes Purchasing and Production Management, Supply Chain Systems Design, Supply Chain Strategy, Inventory, Forecasting and Data Management in Supply Chain, Sustainability and Green Logistics. All topics are introduced with relevant case studies. In addition, group activities are included to enhance team working and communication skill. The key feature of the module is an innovative web-based business simulation “Fresh Connection”. Working in teams and being confronted with various real-life, real-time dilemmas, participants will represent the functional roles of sales, purchasing, supply chain and operations.

The program structure:

  • Supply Chain Strategy;
  • Supply Chain Planning: strategic, tactical and operational;
  • Logistics systems sustainable development;
  • Big Data and data management in supply chains;
  • Big Data and data management in supply chains;

Duration:2 weeks

ECTS credits: 4.0

Participation fee:

Online format: 270 Euro

Hybrid format: 270 Euro + 4000 Rub (non-refundable registration fee for the Letter of Invitation)

Participation fee includes tuition fee, study materials, field trips and cultural program.

Upon successful completion of the course students will receive hard copies of certificates with ECTS credits (mailed by post in case of the online format of the Summer School).

  • Cultural program

    Online format:*

    • - Online Pub Quiz;
    • - Online Interactive Tour to SPbPU Museum;
    • - Online broadcasting of excursion to the Hermitage museum;

    Cultural program in the Hybrid format is discussed with participants individually.

    *All of the listed above activities are planned to take place but in case any of those will have to be cancelled, an alternative event will be offered to participants.


Provided only for the Hybrid or the Tailor-made formats:

  • on campus at the university dormitory
  • off-campus at partner hostels in the city center

Details of the options and booking procedures will be discussed with each applicant individually.

Logistics and Supply Chain Management
Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Deadline for registration

Online format: June 28, 2021

Hybrid format:

- for EU- or visa-free countries nationals: June 07, 2021

- for non-EU nationals: May 03, 2021

  • Entrance requirements
    • - Fluent English. All classes and extracurricular activities are carried out in English. Knowledge of the Russian language is not required.
    • - Applicants are expected to have at least 1 year of University level studies.

Professors and lecturers:

  • Professor, Dr. Sci. Anna Svirina;
  • APICS Master CPIM Instructor Dmitry Gavrilov;
  • Professors from partner universities;
  • Guest lecturers from companies.

Program partners:

  • Wismar University of Applied Sciences, ;
  • Kazan National Research Technical University.


Summer and Winter Schools Team