How to Apply
How to Apply

How it works

We’re backed by big name retailers, branded goods manufacturers and well known logistics providers – with a total of 30 companies supporting NOVUS. You can learn more about our fantastic range of partners here .

NOVUS courses focus on supply chain management, a vital discipline that is essential to the running of modern industries, public services, humanitarian organisations and major events.  Supply chain careers offer a huge range of challenging opportunities both at home and abroad. To find out more about supply chain management click here.

Our courses are based at the University of Huddersfield  and have been designed to give you all the skills and experience you need to succeed and that businesses really want.  NOVUS companies will work with you while at university to enrich your learning and enhance your professional development and give you valuable work experience.  Read more about our courses here.

If you're looking for a degree course that will prepare you in the best way possible for a rewarding career in an exciting business environment, then a NOVUS course is for you. By accepting a place on a NOVUS course you'll receive:

  • a guaranteed graduate-level supply chain and logistics job with one of our sponsoring companies when you graduate

  • a course designed in partnership with leading businesses

  • well paid vacation and third-year placements

  • industry-led seminars and site visits

  • a company mentor throughout the course

  • additional professional qualifications

For you, the NOVUS scheme means that in addition to gaining a business Honours degree from a top university with the guaranteed job and other benefits detailed above, you'll have a solid foundation of experience before you begin your working career. So when you do start your guaranteed first job, you'll hit the ground running!