Masters Programs in Management Science

Compare 31 Masters Programs in Management Science

Management Science

If you are looking to transition to a high-level management position, you should consider improving your technical expertise and developing your management abilities. A Master in Management Science provides this type of education, giving you the skills you need to succeed in your career.

 

What is a Master in Management Science? Also known as operations research, management science involves the application of mathematical methods to organizational systems. This program is designed to help students devise problem-solving and decision-making methods. Students take a combination of analytical and management courses, some of which usually include corporate finance, production, and operations management.  

 

With a master’s degree, students can find it easier to find employment. Graduates can expect to find work as operations research analysts, a profession that continues to grow in demand. Though it varies from place to place, an analyst’s salary is typically high.  

 

A master’s degree program usually takes two years to complete. There are many international schools that offer this type of degree, and the cost of tuition differs between institutions. Before applying to a program, you should contact the school and determine the cost of enrollment. You can also apply to online programs, which are cheaper than traditional ones.

 

Many companies are looking for operations analysts to fill management positions. Analysts can use their skills to solve organizational problems in production, logistics, and sales. They are also responsible for gathering input from employees and advising company executives. As technology becomes more integrated into the workplace, organizations need analysts to keep operations running smoothly. Graduates are also frequently hired to work for the military or government.

 

Management science programs are available at a variety of international universities. In addition, there are many online options for you to take advantage of. By enrolling in a master’s degree program, you can acquire the skills needed to succeed in the professional world. 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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Senior Management Leadership Program

Strathmore Business School (SBS)
Campus Full time 8 months January 2018 Kenya Nairobi

This program integrates key management concepts and best practices to develop strategic thinking and leadership skills as well as an integrated view of the business landscape in relations to the market dynamics. It offers a transformational learning experience that prepares the senior executive to assume responsibilities at the highest level as they lead their companies and institutions to achieve sustainable competitive edge. [+]

Masters in Management Science. This program integrates key management concepts and best practices to develop strategic thinking and leadership skills as well as an integrated view of the business landscape in relations to the market dynamics. It offers a transformational learning experience that prepares the senior executive to assume responsibilities at the highest level as they lead their companies and institutions to achieve sustainable competitive edge. Impact The SMLP benefits not only the company, but the individual. SBS programs do not exclude the focus on the person, through various personal learning aspects. The Impact: to the Company Implement effective strategies to increase profitability and long-term value Increase retention of hard-to-fill senior positions, both functional and cross-functional, by preparing participants to take on new responsibilities Reduce cost of organisational transitions and turnover to allow for a more vigorous success-planning process The Impact: to you Improve your ability to provide informed insights and more effective analysis of key business issues Enhance your capacity to generate strategic alternatives and implement change Gain an action-oriented focus on leading people and creating value Acquire a transformed perspective that improves judgment and results in better decision making Key Focus Areas Positioning the business for growth and profitability Acquiring support for business-building resources Forging effective cross-functional teams Leading through periods of growth and turbulence Implementing value-creating strategies that deliver results Leading self- from current role to next role and across all facets of life Leading others- identifying talent, appreciating how labour laws and other laws affect leadership... [-]

Master in Fashion Communication Management

Accademia del Lusso
Campus Full time 1 year February 2018 Italy Milan

The Master’s Course in Fashion Communication Management aims to develop a professional able to cover roles related to communication in businesses within the Fashion industry that manage brands, or outsourcing agencies. Students learn the vital activities of these companies, such as drafting press releases and advertising material, developing and maintaining contacts with press services, sustaining public relations... [+]

The Master’s Course in Fashion Communication Management aims to develop a professional able to cover roles related to communication in businesses within the Fashion industry that manage brands, or outsourcing agencies. Students learn the vital activities of these companies, such as drafting press releases and advertising material, developing and maintaining contacts with press services, sustaining public relations, and event management. Other professional openings in this field involve specialised communication through media such as magazines, online portals and television, and a constant communication based on special events and celebrities. The course teaches students to be able to manage every stage of a communication plan, as well as to manage the team of different professionals who form part of the communication sphere within a Fashion business.... [-]


Graduate School of Management (Master's Grande Ecole Degree)

Groupe ESC Troyes in Champagne
Campus Full time Part time 2 - 2 years September 2018 France Troyes + 1 more

Groupe ESC Troyes in Champagne was created in 1992, is therefore the youngest French Business School. It enjoys all national accreditations (full recognition by the National Ministry of Higher Education and Research, accredited by the “Conférence des Grandes Ecoles” of France, etc.) and has just started application for international accreditation (EFMD + AACSB). [+]

2-YEARMASTER DEGREE

GRADUATE SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT

As a Graduate School of Management, our mission is not only to train high-potential profiles, but also responsible executives. Beyond the technical skills a school may transfer to its students, our staff is also here to accompany and help students to become respectable, respectful and respected executives. Thanks to a tailor-made curriculum, study periods abroad, student union life and coaching by our teaching staff, you will progressively build a strongprofessional project for yourself and become a young graduate with a brilliant future.

The School is accredited by the French “Conférence des Grandes Écoles ” and is a member of EFMD and AACSB International... [-]


Master's Degree In Management Of Social Economy Organizations

Instituto Politécnico de Santarém
Campus Full time 2 years October 2018 Portugal Santarem

The course aims to enable those most directly involved in these organizations the most advanced organizational management techniques, providing them a comprehensive training covering all aspects considered essential in the formation of the modern manager: [+]

Duration: 2 Years Benefits: Accommodation and Portuguese Language Course (30 hours) Education provided in Portuguese: Rates *: Application -35 € Annual - 1000 € (without accommodation) 3000 € (accommodation) Use - 35 € Education provided in English: Rates *: Application -35 € Annual - 3500 € (accommodation) Use - 35 € * The following values ​​will be timely subject to confirmation Goals The course aims to enable those most directly involved in these organizations the most advanced organizational management techniques, providing them a comprehensive training covering all aspects considered essential in the formation of the modern manager: macroeconomic and microeconomic aspects, organizational, financial, legal , communication and social / political. Engrossed in a clear vocation of service, the course aims, through appropriate training of current and future leaders and industry technicians, strengthen and improve the quality of performance of the organizations involved, not to mention that this plan will have to be achieved through consistent practices with sector goals. Ie, through a committed and caring attitude. [-]

Master in Product Management

University of Oulu
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Finland Oulu

Master's Programme in Product management (ProM) is a two-year programme taught in English. The programme educates product management professionals who can actively manage products and the product range. The focus is on technology product management. It builds on the engineering disciplines and focuses on product management. [+]

Masters in Management Science. Master in Product Management Master's Programme in Product management (ProM) is a two-year programme taught in English. The programme educates product management professionals who can actively manage products and the product range. The focus is on technology product management. It builds on the engineering disciplines and focuses on product management. ProM provides courses in contemporary topics, with an emphasis on product management.The core of the programme is the product development process, the delivery process and the entire demand-supply chain. Problem-solving and communication skills in international context are highlighted. ProM includes close collaboration with industry and lectures practical cases to enhance the learning experience. Guest lecturers from industry are often invited to speak. Assignments are typically connected to practical industrial challenges, allowing students to gain industry experience as they start building networks in the business world. ProM also has strong links to all engineering disciplines at the Faculty of Technology. Programme Outline ProM is a two-year full-time programme. The course load has been designed to ensure a smooth progression of studies so that students receive their Master's Degree in Engineering as planned. Graduate Profile Studying Product Management combines knowledge from engineering and management sciences. Students’ technical background acts as a foundation for applying product management methods in product creation and delivery process. The graduates will be competent in different product management aspects from productivity and quality to information and technology management. They will be capable to enhance productivity, quality and well-being, and can use their knowledge when... [-]

Master Quality - Experts In Business Management Systems 67th Edition

UNINFORM
Campus Full time 8 months February 2018 Italy Rome Milan + 1 more

Master Quality, Experts in Business Management Systems - Quality - Safety - Environment - Energy is the longest, most up-to-date Master of Integrated Management Systems, now enriched with emerging and new emerging Professional Competencies: 'ENERGY and the figure of the' green job 'at the Single Environmental Authorization; from the Corporate Responsibility of Enterprises to Waste Management. [+]

The Master Quality, Experts in Business Management Systems - Quality - Security - Environment - Energy represents the most long-lasting, up-to-date and performance Master of Integrated Management Systems, now enriched with emerging Topics and emerging Professional Competencies: from ENERGY and the Green Jobs to the Single Environmental Authorization; from the Corporate Responsibility of Enterprises to Waste Management. The 66 editions that involved more than 650 of the most important Italian companies in all the strategic sectors of the economy (consulence, aerospace, food, pharmaceutical chemistry, etc.) have enabled more than 2500 candidates to find a place in companies, consulting companies, multinationals, public administrations (v. testimonies of former students). Master Quality releases 10 Professional Certificates and among them Lead Auditor in several Management Systems (Quality, Safety, Environment, Energy, Privacy, Corporate Social Responsibility). All this makes Master Quality the most important training course in Italy on Integrated Management Systems - Quality, Safety, Environment and Energy. What distinguishes Master Quality from the best master on the market is the twenty-year specific experience from the 66 editions that have already been carried out, the quality of teaching provided by experienced professionals in each specific area and relationships with the most important national and international companies that have contributed to the achievement of an excellent employment placement of over 2500 Master's degrees. In addition, for completeness of information, it is important to note that there are several courses in Italy, some of which are one hundred hours (12-15 days), which are improperly called master and which... [-]

Master In Management

University of Cagliari
Campus Full time 2 years October 2018 Italy Cagliari

The Degree in Managerial Economics aims to prepare students for a qualified entry into the world of work and to work, with adequate capacity, in business management functions as well as in organizations and public administrations and associates of economic consulting activities company. In particular, the training develops the analytical skills and ... [+]

Masters in Management Science. The Degree in Managerial Economics aims to prepare students for a qualified entry into the world of work and to work, with adequate capacity, in business management functions as well as in organizations and public administrations and associates of economic consulting activities company. In particular, the training develops the capacity for analysis and interpretation of company events and increases the ability to take decisions concerning the management of the company. The course has been designed so as to be dynamic and attentive to new scenarios that are emerging in the business world with a practical and operational approach through additional courses and internships in the production units and, more generally, in organizations. Regarding the organization of supply teaching the degree course is based on an interdisciplinary approach, alongside the traditional lectures are expected supplementary courses and seminars taught by experts of various business sectors, legal and economic. They are also expected to lecture cycles in English and encouraged the internationalization of the curriculum projects. EDUCATIONAL GOALS The degree course in Managerial Economics takes as specific objectives the set of theoretical and methodological knowledge of business economics nature, with the necessary supplementary cognitive supports and instrumental nature of general economic, legal and statistical mathematician, aimed at providing the knowledge to work with adequate capacity in business management functions with industrial activity, commercial and of services, as well as in organizations and public administrations and in associated economic and business counseling. In particular, the relevant knowledge are reflected... [-]

Master in Management Science

Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management, Université Libre de Bruxelles
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Belgium Brussels

The Master in Management Science aims to equip students with the theoretical foundations of management needed to tackle and analyze management situations in a critical manner, and the learning opportunities required to be able to apply and adapt the different business methods and practical skills acquired during the programme. [+]

- Emphasis on International and Sustainable Business - Theory and practise-oriented courses The Master in Management Science aims to equip students with the theoretical foundations of management needed to tackle and analyze management situations in a critical manner, and the learning opportunities required to be able to apply and adapt the different business methods and practical skills acquired during the programme. The international and sustainability dimensions of business are core pillars of the programme, which is reflected in the core courses and the four minor specializations in International strategic management ; Corporate social responsibility ; Marketing ; Entrepreneurship. Students are encouraged to complete an internship during the summer break. Through the "business field projects", this Master provides the students with relevant/valuable work experience. This training is completed a seminar in project management and the writing of a master thesis. Fact Sheet : - 100% English programme - Compulsory exchange programme - Optional credited internship (25 ECTS) - Optional double degree : master in Management Science, Beihang University - Compulsory in-company consulting assignment (field project) Requirements : - TOEFL > 95 - GMAT > 650 - ECTS grade of B - Strong economic and management background [-]

Master in Policy Management

Georgetown University - McCourt School of Public Policy
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years May 2018 USA Washington DC + 1 more

A Master in Policy Management equips current and emerging policy leaders with essential management and analytical skills to advance their careers. [+]

A Master in Policy Management equips current and emerging policy leaders with essential management and analytical skills to advance their careers.

Faced with managing and implementing many of today’s most challenging policies, policy managers need the skills to provide innovative solutions that will be politically and administratively effective. A Master in Policy Management (MPM) trains current and emerging policy leaders in the art and science of policy management, preparing them to lead today’s dynamic policy environment.

BALANCED CURRICULUM among analytics, management, and substance within a wide range of policy areas.

CENTER OF THE POLICY WORLD our location in Washington, DC, affords students access to the highest concentration of policy jobs in the world.... [-]


Master in Industrial Management

KTH Royal Institute of Technology
Campus Full time 2 years August 2018 Sweden Stockholm

The master’s of Science programme in Industrial Management is designed for students with a profound engineering background who aim to take leadership positions in industrial and technology-based organisations. [+]

The master’s of Science programme in Industrial Management is designed for students with a profound engineering background who aim to take leadership positions in industrial and technology-based organisations.

Industrial Management at KTH

The main focus of the programme is understanding the creation of value for customers. We address this issue at three different levels: firstly, the industry level, where the focus of attention is the economic and technical transformation in national and global markets. Secondly, the firm level, which focuses on the management of value-creating functions and processes such as research and development, operations and sourcing and marketing and distribution. Thirdly, the individual level, which focuses on the people leading change.... [-]


Master in Management - MIM

Saint Petersburg State University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Russia St. Petersburg

SPbU Graduate School of Management is the first business school in Russia to be included in the International FT ranking. This is the only school in Russia that offers the prestigious Joint Degree with CEMS and Double Degree Options with leading universities. [+]

Masters in Management Science. Overview SPbU Graduate School of Management is the first business school in Russia to be included in the International FT ranking. This is the only school in Russia that offers the prestigious Joint Degree with CEMS and Double Degree Options with leading universities. This program provides a compulsory semester abroad at top business schools worldwide. The outstanding curriculum and world class professors from GSOM and all over the world are involved into the study process. The program assumes the choice between the general track or one of the three concentrations: International Business (IB), Information Technologies and Innovation Management (ITIM), International Logistics and Supply Chain Management (IL & SCM). Programme outline Compulsory courses: Contemporary Strategic Analysis Corporate Finance Managerial Economics Organizational Behavior Quantitative Methods of Business Research Manager Professional Skills Elective courses: Strategic Marketing E-Business Sustainability & Stakeholder Marketing Marketing of Innovative Products International Trade Inventory Control and Management Strategic Management of Technological Innovations Global Economic Governance Credits: 120 ECTS [-]

MSc Executive Programme in Management Studies

University of Amsterdam
Campus Part time February 2018 Netherlands Amsterdam

In 1.5 years you can earn the Master of Science (MSc) degree of the University of Amsterdam in the part-time Executive Programme in Management Studies at the Amsterdam Business School, choose for Digital Business, Strategy or Leadership and Management as a track in the programme. This part-programme is for students living and working in the Netherlands. [+]

In 1.5 years you can earn the Master of Science (MSc) degree of the University of Amsterdam in the part-time Executive Programme in Management Studies at the Amsterdam Business School, choose for Digital Business, Strategy or Leadership and Management as a track in the programme.

This part-programme is for students living and working in the Netherlands. Lectures are organised on Fridays during office hours.

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Our programme starts in February and September 2018. Visit one of our information evenings and contact us to get to know more about the programme that we could offer you.

Master of Science (MSc) degree in Management Studies

After successfully completing the programme, Management Studies alumni are able to make a strategic and operational contribution based on their knowledge, business analyses and insights. Their contribution can improve and provide innovation for profit and non-profit organisations. A MSc degree is often an important condition for a next higher level management positions.... [-]


Master in Social Technology Management

Mykolas Romeris University
Campus Full time 2 years October 2018 Lithuania Vilnius

This programme aims at training high quality business and management specialists and social entrepreneurs. This goal is achieved by developing their knowledge and skills of new and distinctive socio-economic-technological processes, ongoing in the knowledge society, the impact of new and emerging technologies on social processes. [+]

Masters in Management Science. (joint study programme with Fernando Pessoa University, Portugal) This programme aims at training high quality business and management specialists and social entrepreneurs. This goal is achieved by developing their knowledge and skills of new and distinctive socio-economic-technological processes, ongoing in the knowledge society, the impact of new and emerging technologies on social processes. During the studies are developed their practical management skills needed to recognize and successfully apply the potential of new and emerging technologies (from fundamental research and practice) in developing, shaping and managing organizations, such as private companies, NGOs and social enterprises, successful community initiatives and similar. Interdisciplinary extending studies programme, combining social science (management) and technological aspects of contemporary organizational environment and innovations. The study programme is characterized by its structure and flexibility, which will reveal the ever-changing labour market needs. Students will be given an opportunity to study the subjects according to managerial tasks they desire to prepare for and depending on a sector - public, private or non-governmental – they are preparing to apply the acquired knowledge. Entry requirements Bachelor: graduates of university bachelor‘s studies in any study field can apply to this programme. Applicants are to have basic knowledge in management: management, organizational behaviour, project management, strategic management basics. If these study subjects are not completed in university bachelor cycle studies, the entrant will have to take bridging courses of the subjects during master study cycle. English language proficiency - the level not lower than B2 (following the Common Framework... [-]

Service Management - Master in Business Administration and Management

University of Bologna School of Economics, Management and Statistics
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Italy Rimini

Service Management (SEM) is an international second cycle degree (Laurea Magistrale) in Business Administration and Management. [+]

Service Management (SEM) is an international second cycle degree (Laurea Magistrale) in Business Administration and Management. It aims at developing professional profiles tailored to service management in both industrial and services companies operating in domestic and international markets. Services represent the largest sector of the economy of most OECD countries and the only sector that witnessed employment growth in the last few years. Along with the growth of service sectors (retail, intermediation, consultancy, financial services, hospitality, etc.), services are increasingly embedded in most traditional and innovative manufacturing businesses. The rising prominence of service management strongly depends on the ongoing developments in information and communication technologies as well as market globalization. Services are key for the growth and success of today’s organizations. “… The service sector accounts for between half and four fifths of employment .” … Business services account for 15 to 25% of employment in developed countries and are growing in BRICs." (POLICY PRIORITIES FOR INTERNATIONAL TRADE AND JOBS, OECD 2012) “Driven by the digital revolution, the development of emerging countries and national market deregulation, services are globalizing very rapidly (+9% a year) and are expected to drive an intangible economy structured around global service networks… an increasing number of actors are now being forced to reinvent themselves …” (OLIVER WYMAN, GLOBAL MANAGEMENT CONSULTING, 2014) PROGRAMME CONTENT Students will learn the knowledge and tools needed to design and implement successful strategies and operations associated with service management in national and international firms and with service delivery to client firms... [-]

Master in Management Science

Rezekne University of Applied Sciences
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Latvia Rēzekne

The studies promote the competences needed in management and in developing business operations of small and medium-sized companies, especially their international business activities. New strategic thinking, new business concepts, excellent networking, and leadership skills are in high demand in the global business environment. [+]

Masters in Management Science. The studies promote the competences needed in management and in developing business operations of small and medium-sized companies, especially their international business activities. New strategic thinking, new business concepts, excellent networking, and leadership skills are in high demand in the global business environment. The education also promotes international networking and close cooperation with Rezekne Special Economic Zone. Advanced professional studies include e.g. strategic marketing management as well as change management. Visiting professors from partner universities will be involved as teachers and advisors in the programme. Students have an opportunity to participate in Erasmus mobility for studies and traineeship. The language of instruction is English. Qualification awarded: Master of Social Sciences in Management. Double diploma opportunity in partnership with Worms University of Applied Sciences. Admission requirements: Bachelor’s degree in Economics or Social sciences. Duration of studies: 2 years of full-time studies. The study programme consists of 2 parts: Part A – compulsory courses (general) Part B – elective courses (specialization) Part C – selective courses. To complete the study programme a student has to acquire 80 CP (120 ECTS). Access to further studies: Doctoral Studies. Final test, if any: Master’s thesis. Study fee: 2900 EUR per year. If you are interested in the studies at Rezekne University of Applied Sciences fill application form at this address: http://www.rta.lv/online_application_procedure. [-]