MSc in Service Management, Retail

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Program Description

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.

Retail

The rapid development in retail, including global challenges and new ways of conducting sales, requires more qualified staff. You will get a profound understanding of the specific conditions and future challenges of retail. You will study, analyse and gain deeper knowledge in marketing in a retail context, supply chain management and strategic issues in retail and place development.

Course details

Introduction to Service Management (7.5), Introduction to Retail (7.5), Managing Service Organisations (7.5), Theory of Social Sciences (7.5), Methods in Social Sciences (15), Service Logistics in Retail (7.5), Retail Marketing (7.5), elective course(s), (15), Retail and Place Development (15), Master’s thesis (30).

Career prospects

A Master’s in Service Management is for those seeking a career where they develop, manage and organise new business ideas and concepts within retail. Graduates will be able to work as managers, analysts, consultants or researchers in the retail industry or in other parts of the service sector. The specialisation is also well suited for people who already work in retail and who are aiming to move into retail management, marketing, analysis or project management.

More information can be found at https://www.lunduniversity.lu.se/lubas/i-uoh-lu-SASMA-RETA

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 2020 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

Last updated October 2019

About the School

Lund is Sweden’s most attractive study destination. The University offers one of the broadest ranges of programmes and courses in Scandinavia, based on cross-disciplinary and cutting-edge research. A ... Read More

Lund is Sweden’s most attractive study destination. The University offers one of the broadest ranges of programmes and courses in Scandinavia, based on cross-disciplinary and cutting-edge research. A degree from Lund University is a hallmark of quality both in Sweden and abroad. Read less
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