MSc Information Systems and Operations Management

Nottingham University Business School

Program Description
EFMD Equis Accredited

MSc Information Systems and Operations Management

Nottingham University Business School

We offer six closely-related courses that are all linked to Operations Management:

  • Industrial Engineering and Operations Management
  • Information Systems and Operations Management
  • Management Science and Operations Management
  • Operations Management
  • Logistics and Supply Chain Management
  • Supply Chain and Operations Management

These courses explore the decisions made to tackle management problems in business, industry and the public sector. They look at the methods, models and techniques that are used to resolve organisational difficulties.

You will possess quantitative skills and will be a graduate in management, engineering, computer science or a related discipline. Moreover, you will have an ability to analyse problems in a structured way.

Such is the demand from employers for graduates with analytical skills who can apply critical thinking to problem resolution, you can expect to enter a career in management science and/or operations and supply chain management.

This course is for you if you have studied engineering, management or science and want to pursue a career in operations management. The courses integrate management techniques and the technologies they control.

Your concluding dissertation, which is undertaken during the summer, demonstrates your integrated knowledge, methodology and practical skills.

Course structure

Please note that the following structure and modules may be subject to change.

Semester 1

  • Fundamentals of Management Information Systems
  • Project Management
  • Management Science for Decision Support
  • Managing Contemporary Operations: Fundamentals and Challenges

Semester 2

  • Business Intelligence and Analytics
  • E-Business
  • Management Information Systems: theory to practice

One from:

  • International Transport and Logistics
  • Management Science for Decision Support II
  • Procurement and Purchasing
  • Quality Management and Quality Techniques
  • Service Operations Management
  • Simulation
  • Supply Chain and Operations Strategy and Practice


12,000-15,000 MSc Information Systems and Operations Management dissertation

Admission requirements

2:1 Honours degree or equivalent

English requirements

IELTS 6.5 with 6.0 in each element

This school offers programs in:
  • English

Last updated October 18, 2016
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 2017
12 months
Full time
Aug. 31, 2017
Start date Sept. 2017
United Kingdom Nottingham, England
Application deadline Aug. 31, 2017
End date Sept. 16, 2018
Duration 12 months
Price - £11, 475 UK/EU; £18,945 overseas