The Master's Programme in Service Management is a unique opportunity for those seeking a management programme at an advanced level with a strong link to research. The programme combines in-depth subject knowledge of the services sectors with an understanding of the specific organisational and managerial needs of service activities.
When applying to the Master's Programme in Service Management, you choose one of five different specialisations: Culture and Creativity Management, Retail, Supply Chain Management, Sustainable Service Management or Tourism. We have a mix of students from all around the world.
Features of the programme
More diversified demands on cultural, creative and non-profit sector managers and professionals due to technical, economic and social changes call for qualified training in the management and development of services, ventures and organisations. You will get a profound understanding of the specific conditions and production processes of the creative, cultural and non-profit sectors. You will study and analyse theories and case studies from the sectors related to issues like governance, leadership, organising, entrepreneurship and service development.
Courses and number of credits: Introduction to Service Management (7,5), Introduction to Culture and Creativity (7,5), Managing Service Organisations (7,5), Philosophy of Science (7,5), Methods in Social Sciences (15), Service development, innovation and entrepreneurship (15), Elective course(s) (15), Leadership, management and governance (15), Master’s Thesis (30).
A Master’s in Service Management is for those who seek a career in or already work within the cultural, creative or non-profit sector and look to improve their entrepreneurial and managerial skills or gain more profound knowledge of the specific governance and dynamics of these sectors. Graduates will be able to work as managers, analysts, consultants or researchers in the cultural, creative, non-profit sectors, or in other parts of the service sector.
Learn more about this programme at www.lunduniversity.lu.se/sm-culture-creativity
Why Lund University?
Lund University was founded in 1666 and is one of northern Europe’s oldest, broadest and finest universities. The University ranks among the world's top 100 universities in the QS World University Rankings 2019 and is the #1 choice for international students coming to Sweden – one of the world's most innovative, sustainable and democratic countries.
If you would like to start building your international network in a global classroom setting, Lund University is a great option. Experience a different way of learning in a country ranked as one of the best in the world at providing higher education. Group work and informal teacher-student relationships facilitate in-depth learning.
The University is located in Lund, a charming and compact university city in southern Sweden, only 35 minutes away from Copenhagen Airport in Denmark. The city is famous for its vibrant student life and is also home to many world-leading research facilities and international companies.
Learn more about Lund University at www.lunduniversity.lu.se
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