Master in Management

General

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Program Description

Do you have a master’s degree in a non-business-related field? Are you looking for a general management program that broadens your management knowledge & skills?
The Master in Management prepares you to develop a career in general management within any type of organization, both local and international.

Why

This master has a top-ranking: Eduniversal Master Ranking 2019: TOP 200 – Global ranking N°14 in General Management)

Throughout the program, you will be provided with the toolkit needed to deal with general managerial challenges

Learning objectives

After attending this program, you can:

  • Identify and explain concepts and theories in the general and functional areas of management.
  • Distinguish and illustrate sound practices of managing and organizing and contribute to discussions about broad and functional managerial issues at the junior management level.
  • Apply managerial methods and frameworks in order to analyze and solve business and organizational problems.
  • Understand and analyze management challenges in order to provide solid conclusions and recommendations.
  • Demonstrate professional reporting and communicating skills.
  • Effectively collaborate in teams.
  • Critically recognize, appraise, and evaluate the strategic importance of sustainability and social responsibility.
  • Demonstrate managerial and leadership skills.

Who are we looking for?

  • You are recently graduated, you have a master’s degree with little or no work experience.
  • You have a non-economic background.
  • You are looking for a broadening on top of your specialized training: broadening to all knowledge concerning management and how a company is run by various departments.
  • You have a real ambition to take a management position in time.

Degree

Upon successful completion of this master, you will receive the following degree: ‘Master in Management’.

Curriculum

  • Global Leadership Skills
  • Organization Building Blocks
  • People Building Blocks
  • Financial & Management Accounting
  • Operations & Supply Chain Management
  • Financial Management
  • Electives
  • Marketing Management
  • Strategic Management
  • Digital Organization
  • Consulting Bootcamp
  • Innovation management (international study trip)
  • In-company project
Master Project (in-company project)

During the consulting assignment, you will be put to work as a junior consultant for eight weeks to solve a current business case of a start-up, SME, or multinational. This consulting assignment is the icing on the cake of the Master in Management, seeing as the hands-on advising role builds a bridge to the practice.

Consulting Bootcamp

The aim of this residential consulting bootcamp is to submerge the Master in Management students in a “consultancy” mindset for 4 days. It is centered on consulting and commercial management skills. This seminar also reinforces the (chance to a) subsequent influx of students into the labor market as (internal/external) consultants.

Admission

Academic background
  • A 4-year academic university degree
  • A 3-year academic degree and an additional relevant degree of at least 60 ECTS credits
  • A 3-year academic degree + min. 1 year of relevant work experience (*)
  • A 4-year professional degree (*)

(*) Subject to special eligibility conditions.

If you are not sure whether you qualify, feel free to email your resume (CV) and transcripts to our admission team (admissions@ams.ac.be)

English proficiency

Proof of English proficiency for our English Master’s programs: IELTS (minimum of 6.5 overall) or TOEFL (minimum of 95)

or

Evaluated during face-to-face interviews.

Exceptions:

  • Students who completed their higher education in English
  • Native English speakers
Last updated Sep 2020

About the School

Antwerp Management School, the autonomous management school of the University of Antwerp (Belgium), offers 8 accredited Advanced Masters in a truly international context with study options in: Belgium ... Read More

Antwerp Management School, the autonomous management school of the University of Antwerp (Belgium), offers 8 accredited Advanced Masters in a truly international context with study options in: Belgium, China, Brazil, Italy and the USA. Moreover, we are ranked #37 in the Financial Times for our Master in Management (2019). Read less