MSc in Service Management, Retail

Lund University

Program Description

MSc in Service Management, Retail

Lund University

Programme overview

The Master's Programme in Service Management is a unique opportunity for those seeking a management programme at an advanced levelwith a strong link to research. The programme combines in-depth subject knowledge of the services sectorswith 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:

The rapid development in retail, including global challenges and new ways of conducting sales, requires more qualified staff. You study and analyse phenomena and situations such as organisation theory, customer relations, sustainability and place development. You will gain deeper knowledge in retail marketing, store planning, CSR, sustainability, supply chain management, and customer relationship management.

Programme modules/courses

Courses and number of credits: Introduction to Service Management (7,5), Introduction to Retail Studies (7,5), Managing Service Organisations (7,5), Philosophy of Science (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.

Learn more about this programme at www.lunduniversity.lu.se/sm-retail

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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Last updated October 8, 2018
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Sept. 2019
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2 years
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Sweden - Lund, Skåne County
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