Master of Science Programs in Management Science

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Management Science

Students interested in obtaining leadership positions in the business world are likely candidates for a Master of Science (MSc) in Management Science degree. This advanced course of study provides the requisite business and management skills that employers seek.

What is an MSc in Management Science? It is an advanced degree that usually requires the completion of a bachelor’s degree. It can provide a steppingstone to a career in business, or it may be a prerequisite for a PhD. The course of study can take anywhere from one to four years, with two years being the average. Most programs also offer areas of specialization such as accounting, marketing, finance and nonprofits.

Graduates with an MSc in Management Science will have gained quantitative skills along with the qualitative or judgment skills that are important for those in leadership roles. For those already working within the field, obtaining this advanced degree can help them move ahead quicker in their careers.

The costs associated with this course of study can vary widely depending upon the choice of university, the length of the program, whether the student is attending full or part-time and whether the student is living on campus or taking online courses.

An MSc in Management Science can lead to opportunities in a wide variety of fields based on the student’s interests and specialization. Common areas of employment include finance, marketing, nonprofits and human resources. This discipline can also prepare the student to become an entrepreneur or to work in the dynamic field of international business. Since the skills the student learns are broad-based, there will be many opportunities for employment in both the private and public sectors. 

There are many programs available to students worldwide, both on campus and online. Online programs are a good match for students who need flexibility in their schedules, such as those already working. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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MSc in Strategic Business Management

De Broc School of Business
Campus or Online Full time Part time 1 - 5 years September 2017 United Kingdom UK Online London + 2 more

The MSc in Strategic Business Management is accredited by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI) and is aimed at graduates who have an interest in developing an in-depth knowledge and a critical understanding of the key aspects of strategic business and management. [+]

MSc Degrees in Management Science. MSc in Strategic Business Management The MSc in Strategic Business Management is accredited by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI) and is aimed at graduates who have an interest in developing an in-depth knowledge and a critical understanding of the key aspects of strategic business and management. In particular, those who are looking to pursue, advance or switch to a career in business management will benefit from this course. You will develop a broad understanding of the most important concepts in management with a strategic perspective. De Broc prides itself on the depth and practical relevance of the knowledge delivered on its programmes by academics with practical experience. You will apply theoretical concepts and business models to real-life case studies, in a practice based environment. The course can be studied online or on campus. This degree is ideal for those interested in a future career in business and management, including roles such as manager, consultant, analyst or entrepreneur. " Course Requirements 2:2 or above from a UK bachelor's degree, or equivalent qualifications. International students additionally require an English language level equivalent to IELTS 6.5 or above with a minimum of 5.5 in each component. Duration 1 year full-time - up to 5 years [-]

MSc Project Management

GISMA Business School
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years October 2017 Germany Berlin + 1 more

Taking this programme will enable you to manage and deliver international projects. You will also gain skills in effectively analysing data and using it for improved planning. [+]

MSc Project Management Taking this programme will enable you to manage and deliver international projects. You will also gain skills in effectively analysing data and using it for improved planning. You will be studying at GISMA's Berlin campus, located in the heart of the city and surrounded by the vibrant business community. This course is delivered and awarded by Arden University, which specialises in distance learning; 79% of their students reported that they saw improvements in their career after studying with Arden. The degree is also accredited by the Association for Project Management (APM), which is the biggest professional certification body in the UK. Course Requirements 2:2 UK honours degree or equivalent (minimum) English proficiency of IELTS 6.5 or equivalent if this is the first time you will be taught in English Non-standard entry You can also apply for this course if you have at least five years of experience in a management position. You must demonstrate that you have: - sufficient motivation to study the degree - the ability to take the programme - professional references and experience If you already have a qualification from a professional body, you may be exempted from some parts of this course. [-]

MS in Entrepreneurship

University of Tampa - Sykes College of Business
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Tampa

Offered by the Sykes College of Business’ nationally acclaimed Lowth Entrepreneurship Center, the new M.S. in Entrepreneurship builds the critical business and entrepreneurial skills needed to develop and launch new enterprises. [+]

MSc Degrees in Management Science. Offered by the Sykes College of Business’ nationally acclaimed Lowth Entrepreneurship Center, the new M.S. in Entrepreneurship builds the critical business and entrepreneurial skills needed to develop and launch new enterprises. The program also appeals to professionals who wish to incorporate innovation and vision into existing companies, or to engage in social entrepreneurship. The program emphasizes experiential learning. Students may focus on their own projects throughout the curriculum, or team with companies in UT’s incubator and accelerator programs. When students enter the program, a customized approach to their learning is developed by faculty advisors, with the goal of helping them reach their personal objectives. Benefits Gain the essential skills to successfully plan and launch your own venture Work with faculty and expert advisors in UT’s renowned Lowth Entrepreneurship Center Through UT’s incubator and accelerator programs, get hands-on experience working with early-stage businesses and student entrepreneurs Create lasting connections with fellow entrepreneurs, investors and advisors Use program assignments and activities to hone your business plan and investor presentation skills Present to investors and potentially raise capital for your business Cutting-Edge Graduate Curriculum Preparing for the Entrepreneurial Journey Creativity and Innovation for Entrepreneurs Selecting and Developing a Business Model New Venture Finance Entrepreneurial Marketing Legal Environment of Entrepreneurial Ventures Leading and Managing New Ventures Communicating with Investors and Partners Experiential Learning The M.S. in Entrepreneurship is an experiential program that emphasizes active learning in the classroom and immediate, real-world applications. Students are encouraged and enabled to work... [-]

MSc in Management

Imperial College Business School
Campus Full time 1 year August 2017 United Kingdom London

MSc Management is an intensive, one-year, full-time programme that prepares recent graduates for a wide range of careers in management, such as consultancy and financial services. The programme has a distinctive combination of business-focused learning which encompasses theory and its practical application to the real world. You will gain practical experience through case studies and hands-on projects such as the Consulting Project. [+]

MSc Management is an intensive, one-year, full-time programme that prepares recent graduates for a wide range of careers in management, such as consultancy and financial services. The programme has a distinctive combination of business-focused learning which encompasses theory and its practical application to the real world. You will gain practical experience through case studies and hands-on projects such as the Consulting Project. You will have the opportunity to tailor the programme to your career goals, when you choose from four pathways and summer electives, including opportunities to study abroad and gain an international perspective. With the help of our well-connected Career and Professional Development Service, you will present yourself with confidence to the world’s top employers, and become a highly responsible and successful decision makers in global business. Core Modules Core modules are the backbone of the programme and give you a solid base of practical knowledge in every subject area. Autumn Term Accounting and Corporate Reporting Analysis Business Economics International Marketing Organisational Behaviour and Human Resource Management Global Operations and Projects Spring Term Finance Innovation Management Strategic Management Summer Term Entrepreneurship Management Report Is MSc Management right for me? Our MSc Management is an intensive and demanding programme for students with an excellent undergraduate degree who wish to launch a career in Management. We are looking for recent graduates from backgrounds with excellent communication, problem solving and teamwork skills, to become part of a diverse, dynamic, high-calibre cohort. Admission to MSc Management is very competitive and the selection committee... [-]

MS in Nonprofit Management and Leadership

Walden University
Campus or Online Full time Part time September 2017 USA USA Online Minneapolis + 1 more

Explore strategies to successfully manage a nonprofit organization in Walden University’s MS in Nonprofit Management and Leadership program. [+]

MSc Degrees in Management Science. Explore strategies to successfully manage a nonprofit organization in Walden University’s MS in Nonprofit Management and Leadership program. From fundraising to volunteer recruitment, this program addresses the needs and concerns of contemporary nonprofits. Broaden your knowledge of nonprofit organizations through international themes and concepts incorporated throughout your coursework and explore the management skills—including budgeting—that nonprofits rely on to carry out their missions. Discover how you can promote positive social change with this online master’s degree. Specializations (in addition to the General Program) Global Leadership International Nongovernmental Organizations Local Government Management for Sustainable Communities Self-Designed [-]

Double Masters Programme in Health Economics

University of Cologne Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences
Campus Full time 4 semesters October 2017 Germany Cologne

The Double Master’s Programme in Health Economics gives students the opportunity to pursue two master’s degrees from two renowned universities during a two-year programme. The programme focuses on innovation in the healthcare sector and on current and future healthcare challenges. [+]

In cooperation with Maastricht University The Double Master’s Programme in Health Economics gives students the opportunity to pursue two master’s degrees from two renowned universities during a two-year programme. The programme focuses on innovation in the healthcare sector and on current and future healthcare challenges. It is directed at students that want to pursue a career in the healthcare sector with an academic interest in innovation at multiple levels: individuals, groups and on an organisational level as well as regional, national and international. Students gain an in-depth understanding of health economics and innovation in health care. Students selected for the Double Master’s Programme in Health Economics complete their first year at the University of Cologne and their second year at Maastricht University. Students follow a study path that is integrated into the regular course offer of both universities. The programme is taught in English. It is based on the mutual recognition of credit points and includes a joint master’s thesis which is supervised by professors at both universities. After successful completion of the programme, students are awarded two degrees: a Master of Science in Healthcare Policy, Innovation and Management by Maastricht University and a Master of Science in Health Economics by the University of Cologne. Key Facts Programme duration: 4 semesters, full-time Programme start: Beginning of October in Cologne Partner university: The Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences is one of the six faculties of Maastricht University. Its learning methods are based on the principle of Problem-Based Learning (PBL).... [-]

MSc in Behavioural Science for Management

University of Stirling
Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 United Kingdom Stirling

This course teaches you the core theory and methods of behavioural science and behavioural economics, and how these can be applied to business and policy-relevant issues. It offers you the opportunity to gain advanced training in behavioural theory, to learn a comprehensive suite of behavioural methods, and to understand how this ‘toolkit’ can be applied to explain and inform the decisions made by stakeholders, workers and consumers. [+]

MSc Degrees in Management Science. This course teaches you the core theory and methods of behavioural science and behavioural economics, and how these can be applied to business and policy-relevant issues. It offers you the opportunity to gain advanced training in behavioural theory, to learn a comprehensive suite of behavioural methods, and to understand how this ‘toolkit’ can be applied to explain and inform the decisions made by stakeholders, workers and consumers. Top Reasons To Study With Us The Course has been developed in consultation with the Behavioural Science Centre at Stirling. The centre holds grants from the EU Commission, SIRE, ESRC and Templeton foundation and aims to become a leading research centre in Behavioural Science in Europe. You will benefit from the vibrant research environment and the links with Industry and Policy groups being developed by Stirling Management School. External collaborations include the RAND Corporation in Santa Monica and Gallup Europe. The Stirling Behavioural Science Centre produces strong research in this area, published in leading journals and disseminated widely through the press (including The Financial Times and Time Magazine). Students will benefit from expert lectures and specialist guest lectures from leading researchers and policy-makers. Course objectives The course is designed to help you pursue a career in business in areas such as human resource management, advertising, regulation, social marketing and survey research. It’s also for those who wish to inform the design and implementation of public policy. The course provides an excellent entry point if you’re considering progressing to... [-]

Master in Business Relationship Management

University of Southern Denmark
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Denmark Odense

The study in MSc in Economics and Business Administration – Business Relationship Management provides a frame of reference that enables the student to be... [+]

Master in Economics and Business Administration - Business Relationship Management (MSc) The study in MSc in Economics and Business Administration – Business Relationship Management provides a frame of reference that enables the student to be able to see the value creation of company in a broader perspective, from sub-supplier to end-user. The interaction and relations between the individual players in the supply chain (sub-supplier, producer, customer/distributor, end-user) will be considered in great detail. The aim of the programme is to qualify the student to solve problems in B-t-B Marketing, Supply Chain Management and International Marketing Management. Therefore, these three courses are compulsory and core courses of the study. A special feature of the study programme is the student’s close interaction with the companies. This means that the student will be closely affiliated with a company during the study, and the student can select a company internship for the third semester.The study programme is offered in English.... [-]

MSc Management

Sheffield University Management School
Campus Full time 12 months September 2017 United Kingdom Sheffield

The world’s best organisations need people like you at the top, and our MSc in Management can get you there. In an age where there are so many specialists of different kinds, there is a need for graduates who see the whole picture, not just from one functional perspective. Every organisation needs [+]

MSc Degrees in Management Science. The world’s best organisations need people like you at the top, and our MSc in Management can get you there.In an age where there are so many specialists of different kinds, there is a need for graduates who see the whole picture, not just from one functional perspective. Every organisation needs generalists, whether as managers of multi-disciplinary teams, as directors of business operations, or working at board level as chief executives or presidents.Our MSc Management will take you out of your comfort zone. General management isn’t easy, but our graduates leave work-ready and prepared for leading teams on an international stage. Your dream job, in any discipline, can be achieved with a year spent on this ambitious, highly regarded Masters programme.Our MSc in Management has been accredited by the Association of MBAs (AMBA). This prestigious accolade means that you can be confident you will receive a qualification with international recognition and value. The programme is backed by world-class research and taught to the highest academic standards, with an emphasis on real-world skills for real-world situations – it is dedicated to producing individuals who will make an impact.Challenge yourself to work hard, and we will provide you with all the knowledge necessary for a fruitful career in management, with knowledge and skills which are portable across different business sectors.The ProgrammeTaught full-time over two semesters, followed by a dissertation, students are educated through a series of lectures, seminars, case studies, group work for collaborative learning and web-based... [-]

MSc in Purchasing and Supply Chain Management

University of Westminster, Westminster Business School
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2017 United Kingdom London + 1 more

Purchasing and Supply Chain Management MSc addresses the strategic role of purchasing and supply chain management. It also examines the impact of changes in the regulatory and policy environment, and the effect of new technologies and techniques on current and future problems within the supply chain. [+]

Purchasing and Supply Chain Management MSc addresses the strategic role of purchasing and supply chain management. It also examines the impact of changes in the regulatory and policy environment, and the effect of new technologies and techniques on current and future problems within the supply chain. During the course, you will develop your knowledge of best practice purchasing and supply chain management, and enhance your understanding of the importance of business process and activity integration through our range of modules. The sectors of purchasing and supply chain are expanding, leaving our Master’s graduates attractive on the job market. Depending on your interests and desired career path, you will have the opportunity to specialise in international law or project management as part of this course. Course content Our range of core and option modules on this course equips you with the specialist knowledge to identify problems and develop solutions within both purchasing and the wider supply chain. Our lecturers combine traditional lectures with games to illustrate logistics and supply chain and talks by external speakers from the industry. A highlight for many students are the field trips and social events organised throughout the course which provide an opportunity for networking and extending your learning in new environments. Read about a recent field trip to the Siemens Urban Sustainability Centre on our blog. As part of this course, you have the opportunity to obtain a PRINCE2 Foundation certification in project management. You will also be eligible for a Professional SAP Certification discount... [-]

MSc Management Science and Operations Management

Nottingham University Business School
Campus Full time 12 months September 2017 United Kingdom Nottingham

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. [+]

MSc Degrees in Management Science. 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 Logistics and Supply Chain Management Operations 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. These are 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 Management Science for Decision Support Managing Contemporary Operations: Fundamentals and Challenges Supply Chain Planning and Management One from: Fundamentals of Management Information Systems Project Management Semester 2 Advanced Operations Analysis Management Science for Decision Support II Simulation One from: Business Intelligence and Analytics... [-]

Management Degrees

Cranfield University
Campus Full time 12 - 13 months September 2017 United Kingdom Cranfield

If you are an ambitious graduate or early career professional with a passion for business and are aspiring to take your career to the next level, these courses are for you. [+]

Management Degrees MSc in Management This course will equip you with the knowledge and practical skills you need to tackle complex business challenges and to prepare you for demanding managerial roles in the future. It includes a distinctive blend of theory with practical application through highly experiential simulations, consulting, competitions and project work. It also offers you the opportunity to gain invaluable work experience at a leading company during a three-month, expenses-paid, in-company internship project. Who is it for? If you are an ambitious graduate or early career professional with a passion for business and are aspiring to take your career to the next level, this course is for you. Our MSc in Management attracts a diverse cohort of students from all over the world, each with different perspectives and experiences to share. The average age of our cohort is 24 years and includes students with either several years’ or very little work experience. MSc in Management and Entrepreneurship The MSc in Management and Entrepreneurship will teach you how to start your own business, to grow a family business or to innovate inside an existing organisation. It is suitable for graduates from all backgrounds and will provide you with the management skills, entrepreneurial qualities and networking opportunities to enable you to start and run businesses effectively and imaginatively. Who is it for? This course is designed for ambitious recent graduates from any academic background who want to launch their own business, or become involved in managing a family business. It... [-]

Information & Communication Technology Management - MSc/PgD/PgC

Cardiff Metropolitan University
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years August 2017 United Kingdom Cardiff + 1 more

This programme explores how information and communication technologies may be managed, and how they may serve the purposes of management. Graduates of this programme will have knowledge of contemporary Information communications technology management issues and state of the art solutions and management strategies. [+]

MSc Degrees in Management Science. This programme explores how information and communication technologies may be managed, and how they may serve the purposes of management. Graduates of this programme will have knowledge of contemporary Information communications technology management issues and state of the art solutions and management strategies. Employability & Careers​ This programme explores how information and communication technologies may be managed, and how they may serve the purposes of management. Graduates have gained employment as: ICT managers, project mangers and consultants; business and systems analysts; teachers and lecturers. Entry Requirements​ Applicants should have one of the following: - An Honours degree at least 2:2 or its equivalent in a relevant area e.g. Information Systems or Business Studies with a substantive technology element - Five years relevant work experience - Applicants from other backgrounds will be considered on an individual basis [-]

MSc Management: Operations Pathway

Birmingham Business School, University of Birmingham
Campus Full time 1 year August 2017 United Kingdom Edgbaston

The programme introduces students to advanced management concepts through a combination of core foundation subjects alongside the Operations pathway. Students also have the opportunity to choose a mixed pathway route, tailoring the programme to their exact requirements. [+]

Every organisation demands high-level management in order to run smoothly and efficiently. From strategy and policy to development and innovation, strong managers lead successful businesses, driving them forward and raising their profile, profits and reputation. Open to business, management and economics graduates, this MSc is a specialist programme that will build on your existing skills and knowledge and develop them to Masters level. The programme introduces students to advanced management concepts through a combination of core foundation subjects alongside the Operations pathway. Students also have the opportunity to choose a mixed pathway route, tailoring the programme to their exact requirements. Coursework can take the form of short essays, extended essays, reports and presentations, through which students demonstrate their knowledge and understanding. Taught modules contribute two thirds of the overall degree (120 credits). The final assessment is the 60 credit dissertation (10,000 – 12,000 words), where students conduct their own research aligned to their pathway under the guidance of a supervisor. Why study this course Opportunity to study one of four specialist pathways; Strategy, Operations, Entrepreneurship & Innovation, and Organisational Leadership and Change. Students can also study a mixed pathway, tailoring the programme to match their exact requirements. Supports a variety of careers, including consulting, research & policymaking, and management positions within both in SMEs and large multinationals. Students undertaking the Entrepreneurship & Innovation pathway have the opportunity to explore starting-up their own business. The University of Birmingham is an elite institution with a world class campus and facilities, and was... [-]

MSc in Project Management

Manchester Metropolitan University
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 3 years August 2017 United Kingdom Manchester + 1 more

This exceptionally practical course addresses the key factors that underpin the successful delivery of projects. Your studies will cover how to manage the technical, cultural, political and financial aspects of a project and the tools and techniques available to you. [+]

MSc Degrees in Management Science. Open to graduates holding degrees in any subject, this course assumes no prior knowledge of project management. The course also includes two units accredited by the Association for Project Management (APM). Project management skills are in demand in almost every sector and increasingly they are an essential requirement for many different job roles. The programme is suitable for professionals and graduates who are looking to develop their project management skills as well as project management specialists who want a recognised qualification that supports the experience they have gained in employment. This exceptionally practical course addresses the key factors that underpin the successful delivery of projects. Your studies will cover how to manage the technical, cultural, political and financial aspects of a project and the tools and techniques available to you. People are a crucial part of any project’s success and you will consider how to adeptly manage challenges such as power disputes between colleagues, skills development issues and maintaining motivational levels for long-term projects. Through case studies and scenario-based exercises, you also look at how professionals in different sectors manage multiple projects and multi-task across teams. The programme incorporates a virtual, computer-based experience for project management learning and an innovative syllabus on the challenging issue of sustainability in project management. During your studies, you will have the opportunity to participate in: Industry visits to real companies Short term internships with local employers Live business projects for real clients A live consultancy project for your final... [-]