Masters Programs in Management Science

Compare 175 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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Master in Human Resources Management

EAE Business School International
Campus Full time 2 weeks October 2017 Spain Barcelona Madrid + 1 more

The Master in Human Resources Management is designed to equip Human Resources professionals to respond to the needs and challenges of the market from the perspective of people management. [+]

Masters in Management Science. Master in Human Resources Management This program will be conducted in English. Companies and organizations are more aware than ever that one of their key assets when it comes to standing out from the competition is their team of people and, as such, the management and supervision of its Human Resources department. A company’s people are the driving force behind the design, implementation and management of the business project. As such, it is crucial that companies are increasingly oriented towards their employees. Therefore, Human Resources Managers must be professionals who are equipped to lead a department that connects and works with all of the company’s business activities and, at the same time, be able to adapt to changes in the environment. The department is at the core of the company’s strategy and the driving force behind generating a clear competitive advantage. The role of Human Resources must be at the very heart of the company’s strategy and its management, as it is a key factor in setting the company apart from its rivals. The Master in Human Resources Management is designed to equip Human Resources professionals to respond to the needs and challenges of the market from the perspective of people management. Professionals who embrace change as the most effective way of generating competitive advantages, who can capitalize on new technologies, who have a solid grasp of the new generations of professionals joining the employment market, who fully understand the importance of the work/life balance and... [-]

Master of Business Administration in International Hospitality (MBA)

Hotelschool The Hague
Campus Full time 13 months September 2017 Netherlands Amsterdam The Hague + 1 more

The Master Programme of Hotelschool The Hague educates the next generation of hospitality leaders and focuses on hospitality concept innovation, business development and change. [+]

The Master Programme of Hotelschool The Hague educates the next generation of hospitality leaders and focuses on hospitality concept innovation, business development and change. The programme, based in Amsterdam, starts in September 2015 and runs for 13 months. In this time you will enhance your knowledge and leadership competencies, providing you with the tools and perspectives necessary to forge your own strategy and implementation scenarios for your future career. On completion of the programme, Hotelschool The Hague will award you the diploma and degree title ‘Master of Business Administration in International Hospitality’. This highly international hospitality management programme is open to graduates with a hospitality related or economics/business management Bachelor’s degree. Programme Structure Small classes with a maximum of 25 students guarantee personal contact with the faculty and interactive, stimulating discussions. The Master of Business Administration in International Hospitality creates and sustains an action oriented learning environment of creative, analytical and conceptual thinking where men and women from different origins learn together. The international hospitality management programme is divided into 5 blocks, each of 10 weeks. Each block addresses a number of courses which are based on inspirational, professional assignments and are supported by guest lectures, field trips and workshops. A study trip abroad also forms part of the programme. A Master’s thesis is the final project of this programme. Your Hospitality Career A Hotelschool The Hague’s Master’s degree opens doors to strategic and corporate positions in fields like business development, consultancy, hospitality management, facility management, marketing-/ brand management and... [-]

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 of Arts in Design Management

Royal University for Women
Campus Full time Part time 36 hours September 2017 Bahrain Riffa + 1 more

The programme offers courses that endeavor to develop students’ knowledge and skills in a wide range of interdisciplinary studies such as design, management, marketing, media and communication, and information technology [+]

Programme Objectives The programme offers courses that endeavor to develop students’ knowledge and skills in a wide range of interdisciplinary studies such as design, management, marketing, media and communication, and information technology. The program provides students with an understanding of design and communication oriented management education by: Preparing students for the interdisciplinary nature of design management that includes product, information and environmental design. Helping students of design and management building up their strengths and create competitive products. Developing students basic knowledge, understanding and skills related to research, reading, and synthesis of design and management Developing students knowledge of a range of business and management principles Enabling students to apply taught techniques, knowledge, and personal understanding to real world business and management scenarios Cultivate the concept that the practice of design is a creative activity that immensely influences business development and growth. Stakeholders Among the beneficiaries of the Master of Design Management programme are: Bachelor degree holders in the areas of Design and Applied Arts, Fine Arts, Architecture, Information Technology, Management, Business Administration, different engineering specializations and other related fields Local and regional academic institutions; industrial, service, and business establishments; companies associated with advertising, architectural and interior design, industrial design, fashion and textile design, and other fine and applied arts Programme Goals The main goals of the Master's of Design Management Program are to: Make available the design management programme to different organizations that consider design to be a strategic competitive force. Meet the growing demand for advanced skills in design... [-]

Professional Master's Degree In Business Management

FIA – Fundação Instituto de Administração
Campus Part time 2 years February 2018 Brazil São Paulo

The Professional Master in Business Management was created in 2013 in order to promote education for professional advancement in the management area and in areas that are related to it, favoring the development of knowledge in theories and management practices. [+]

Masters in Management Science. The Professional Master in Business Management was created in 2013 in order to promote education for professional advancement in the management area and in areas that are related to it, favoring the development of knowledge in theories and management practices. Students are forums for discussion of ideas and building relationships to promote a stimulating environment for dissemination and exchange of knowledge between academia and organizations, to test theories, produce knowledge and develop tools that have at the same time, functional and practical use efficiency in specific managerial contexts. The typical profile Master's student, is composed of executives with managerial level, with a minimum three years experience in management of organizations. Have on average 41 years old and 15 years of professional experience. The average class size is 30 students with only an annual entry. GOAL Encourage continuous professional development of its student body; Provide a solid intellectual training in business management to sustain the performance of the course graduates professionals in the best management practices; Contribute to the formation of able to change the professional standards of business management; Provide a forum for discussion of ideas and building relationships; Provide a stimulating environment for the dissemination and exchange of knowledge between academia and organizations; Test theories produce knowledge and develop tools which have, at the same time functional and practical use efficiency in specific management contexts; Contribute to Brazil's economic and social growth. THE PROGRAM The Professional Master is divided into disciplines, forming three functional groups:... [-]

Master in Food System Management (CLAMEM-FoodSys)

University of Bologna School of Economics, Management and Statistics
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Italy Forli Bologna + 1 more

Food System Management (FoodSys) is a 2nd Cycle Degree programme taught in English. The programme builds on the connections between different fields of knowledge FOCUSED ON FOOD SYSTEMS to train prospective decision-makers in facing real management problems in international contexts and diverse organizational settings. [+]

International Master’s Degree programme in Economics and Management – curriculum: Food System Management (FoodSys) Food System Management (FoodSys) is a 2nd Cycle Degree programme taught in English. The programme builds on the connections between different fields of knowledge FOCUSED ON FOOD SYSTEMS to train prospective decision-makers in facing real management problems in international contexts and diverse organizational settings. It is an economics-centred and multidisciplinary programme, providing a combination of analytical and quantitative skills with an emphasis on management, policy and practice. The first year programme will be held in Forlì and the second year programme will take place in Bologna (at the School of Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine). LEARNING OUTCOMES As future managers, public servants, researchers, consultants and entrepreneurs, students will acquire advanced knowledge and skills in business administration and food system management, with a particular focus on organizational and managerial competences, innovation, business start-up, sustainability management and governance, problem-solving attitudes, communication and co-operation. PROGRAMME CONTENTS: The degree programme has a study load of 120 ECTS. First year modules are common for all students and cover decision-making and strategy, quantitative methods, law, international economics, accounting, food supply chain management. Second year FoodSyS modules include food system economics and policy, global food marketing, food quality management, agricultural and food policy, rural development, bioenergy economics. Some of the courses are designed and taught in collaboration with recognized professors from the University of Missouri (USA) and INRA - Ivry (F). CAREER OPPORTUNITIES: Graduates will develop strong economic competencies in the field of food... [-]

Master in Real Estate and Construction Management

KTH Royal Institute of Technology
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Sweden Stockholm

The Master’s programme prepares graduates for the different occupations related to the real estate, government and construction management sectors. The hands-on approach to teaching and learning implies that class projects consist of activities [+]

Masters in Management Science. The Master’s programme prepares graduates for the different occupations related to the real estate, government and construction management sectors. The hands-on approach to teaching and learning implies that class projects consist of activities that will provide students with job-related skills. The department’s close links with industry, local professional bodies and a strong alumni network allow the university to continually stay abreast of current developments and integrate these into our course offerings. Programme outline The curriculum of the programme covers four terms of full-time study. Within the programme it is possible to specialise in: Construction Project Management, Real Estate Development and Land Law or Building and Real Estate Economics. Some of the courses in Real Estate Development and Land Law are taught in Swedish. The first semester consists mainly of foundation courses for all students, after which it is possible to specialise according to educational background and interest. In the final semester, students will prepare a degree project thesis. Degree project Students will carry out a detailed study of a subject area within the scope of the programme. This provides the opportunity to apply the knowledge acquired from the courses, in a scientific manner, to a problem chosen within the research profile of the track. The degree project may be carried out at a company in Sweden or abroad, or students may work independently in an area of their own choice, as long as it falls within the research profile of the track. Once completed, the degree... [-]

Master in Sport Management

University of San Francisco - College of Arts & Sciences
Campus Full time 2 years July 2017 USA San Francisco

Today's sports industry needs highly trained professionals to meet the challenging pace of changes in economics and lifestyle that will define the growth patterns in tomorrow's marketplace. [+]

Master in Sport ManagementToday's sports industry needs highly trained professionals to meet the challenging pace of changes in economics and lifestyle that will define the growth patterns in tomorrow's marketplace.With the expansion of both recreational and spectator sports and society's increasing concern over healthful lifestyles athletic administration and fitness management are both growing more complex. As a result, successful organizations in the sports industry are increasingly looking for tomorrow's leaders to have specialized training at the graduate level.The Master’s Program provides professional preparation for leadership positions with professional sports teams; intercollegiate athletic programs; sports facilities; amateur athletic organizations; health and fitness organizations; sporting events and tournaments; stadia and arenas; and the marketing, management, and communication firms that support the sports marketplace.... [-]


Master in Business Management – Triple Degree program (ICHEC – UCL –ULB).

ICHEC Brussels Management School
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Belgium Brussels

Organized over a period of two years, this 120-credits Master's degree program, mainly non-specialized, enables students to improve their competence in various subjects related to commercial sciences. [+]

Masters in Management Science. Organized over a period of two years, this 120-credits Master's degree program, mainly non-specialized, enables students to improve their competence in various subjects related to commercial sciences. Under an agreement between ICHEC, ULB and UCL, students have to follow 15 ECTS credits on the ULB campus and one option module worth 15 ECTS credits on one of the UCL campuses (Louvain-la-Neuve or Mons) in addition to the core program. Both the UCL and the ULB also participate in the supervision of MA Dissertations. An internship period is organized. A thesis is also required. A student graduating from this program will qualify as « Master in Business Management ». Languages Language teaching is one of the main assets of ICHEC. Indeed, being located at the heart of Belgium and Europe, the future manager is expected to master several foreign languages. The languages taught at ICHEC are: English, Dutch, German, Spanish, Chinese and Japanese. Modern teaching methods are used in small interactive classes (more or less 20 students). Language teachers also provide students with complementary services. Students are given access to:     Remedial classes (to help students)     E-learning self-study methods using Internet websites, on-line listening-comprehension exercises and grammar exercises.     A language laboratory to train pronunciation and grammar skills     Continuous assessment (all-year-long through various tests)     Dutch classes for beginners. Students concerned: students who have never attended Dutch classes.     Summer prep classes (in Dutch and English)     Conversation tables     Email exchanges with a partner school in the Netherlands.     International language examinations (Certificaat... [-]

Master’s in International Management

Université Catholique de Lille – Masters du RIZOMM
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2017 France Lille + 1 more

Our Master’s course will immerse you in the heart of international trade as explained by people who are experiencing it on a daily basis. You will acquire a comprehensive strategic vision of the global world while gaining awareness of how your actions can impact the balanced development of our planet. [+]

In the context of growing globalisation, businesses are looking for employees who can do more than one job and have an international outlook. Our aim is to prepare you to assist businesses in their international development with a sound understanding of cultural differences and their importance in selling, buying, transportation and finance. National Diploma Our Master’s course will immerse you in the heart of international trade as explained by people who are experiencing it on a daily basis. You will acquire a comprehensive strategic vision of the global world while gaining awareness of how your actions can impact the balanced development of our planet. Your command of foreign languages and your cultural sensitivity will prove considerable professional assets. Degree programme: Master’s 1: 70% of courses taught in English / 30% of courses taught in French Master’s 2: 100% of courses taught in English Practice of International Management: Strategic Management, Intercultural communication, Supply Chain management, Finance, International Negotiation, International Human Resources International Purchasing, Trade financing, Marketing, Strategy Partnership…Etc. Management: Strategic marketing management, project management… Etc. Business Environment: International trade and production, Globalization & culture, International trade Law, Corporate Social Responsibility & sustainable development, Social Entrepreneurship… Etc. Languages: English and business communication, TOEIC preparation, Second Language Professional Skills Modules: Business game, Groundwork for foreign placement, Professional synthesis, Thesis… Etc. Period: Master’s 1: September to March: Courses // April to July: Internship Master’s 2: September to May: Part-time training period / Part-time at the University May to July: Internship OR September to March:... [-]

Master of Science in Management and International Business

Aalto University
Campus Full time 2 years August 2017 Finland Espoo Helsinki Pori Mikkeli + 3 more

The Master’s Programme in Management and International Business (M&IB) caters for enthusiastic students who enjoy solving practical and intellectual challenges. [+]

Masters in Management Science. The Master’s Programme in Management and International Business (M&IB) caters for enthusiastic students who enjoy solving practical and intellectual challenges. In the Master’s Programme in Management and International Business (M&IB) we interact closely with diverse organisations and international scholars to provide you the opportunity to become a highly skilled professional with widely applicable knowledge in Management and International Business. Our programme is multifaceted and flexible which enables you to create a unique professional profile based on your interests. Follow your passion Do you dream about creating inspiring work places? Are you interested in solving problems created by cross-cultural contexts? Perhaps you are intrigued by the strategic challenges of global markets? Or motivated to make a change for sustainable future? If one or more of these challenges intrigues you, you have come to the right place! Study Experience At the heart of the Master’s Programme in Management and International Business is a practically grounded and research-based understanding of management and international business. As an M&IB Master’s student you can specialise in one or two of the following fields: Human Resource Management International Business Strategy Work Sustainability Management. In addition to the specialisation options in the M&IB Master’s programme the multi-disciplinarity of Aalto University allows you to add to your unique professional profile by choosing an interesting minor among the various subjects in Aalto University, or even abroad. According to a graduation survey our alumni appreciate the diversity and interactivity of the studies as well as the international... [-]

Master in Management

Maastricht School of Management
Campus Full time 1 year February 2018 Netherlands Maastricht

The MSM Master in Management (MM) program is a one-year full-time master’s program for aspiring young professionals who want to fulfill their potential to contribute on the very top to the management of their organizations, whether in the private or public sector. [+]

Are you an ambitious graduate or young professional who aims for a successful career in top management? The MSM Master in Management (MM) program is a one-year full-time master’s program for aspiring young professionals who want to fulfill their potential to contribute on the very top to the management of their organizations, whether in the private or public sector. Our MM provides you with a first necessary step to fast-forward your career to higher levels by providing you with a solid foundation in the practice and theory of management in a fast-changing global world. During this course you will be provided with the opportunity to understand how to steer your organization to high performance in a diverse and multicultural international business context. You will learn from experienced faculty and stimulating fellow participants from different cultural, business and study backgrounds. The MSM Master in Management will ultimately challenge you to develop your own unique approach to management that inspires. The MM program targets recent graduates as well as young professionals with the ambition to pursue leading positions in the competitive global marketplace. Why should you follow the MSM Master in Management? Connect theory to practice Besides providing theoretical knowledge, the MSM Master in Management will equip you to put this knowledge into practice. At various stages during the program you will learn how to develop your own approach to solve organizational problems and turn opportunities into business success. At course level you will conduct group and individual assignments where you will... [-]

Joint Master Programme with IMC Krems, Austria “International Business and Export Management”

Ventspils University College
Campus Full time September 2017 Latvia Ventspils

Joint Master Programme with IMC Krems, Austria “International Business and Export Management”. The Programme is jointly implemented with FH Krems University of Applied Sciences. [+]

Masters in Management Science. Requirements of Admission: a bachelor degree or higher education and at least two-year experience in a managerial position. Compulsory Module Strategic Management and Planning Corporate Strategies Business and Project Development Corporate Governance and International Conduct International Business and Strategic Change International Management Simulation Research Seminar and Preparation for Master Thesis Advanced Foreign Trade Techniques Structured Export and Project Financing Strategic Purchase and Global Sourcing International Market Management e-Marketing and New Trends in Sales Techniques International Finance, Investment and Budgeting Mergers, Acquisitions and Due Diligence International Accounting Principles and Taxation International Institutions and Strategic Relations European Union Law including EU Integration International Human Resource Management Strategic Controlling and Reporting Change Management and New Management Methods Applied Research and Training Semester Semi-optional Module Introduction to the Programme Introduction to the Programme Individual Specialization I – Foreign Trade Techniques and Structured Financing Individual Specialization II – International Market Managemet and Sourcing Individual Specialization III – International Management and Business Finance and Controlling Individual Specialization IV – International Law and Global Political Studies Individual Specialization V – Human Resource and Intercultural Management International Consulting I International Consulting II International Consulting III Master Thesis Master Thesis I Master Thesis II [-]

Master's Degree In Event Management

Up Level School of Management
Campus Part time 124 - 124  November 2017 Italy Milan Rome Napoli + 2 more

The Master in Event Management is a modern and innovative education that prepares professionals in the field of creation and event management. Unlike other more traditional courses Event Management aims to be a more comprehensive tool: it is a specific Master on the MICE sector planning strategies and on the fundamentals of integrated communication designed to suit the organizational and communication techniques. [+]

The Master in Event Management is a modern and innovative education that prepares professionals in the field of creation and event management. Unlike other more traditional courses Event Management aims to be a more comprehensive tool: it is a specific Master on the MICE sector planning strategies and on the fundamentals of integrated communication designed to suit the organizational and communication techniques. Why Choose the Master in Event Management? The new Master in Event Management Up level preparing yourself fit you to operate in a highly competitive industry through training to 360 degrees in the events and in the MICE sector. What does the Event Manager? The Master prepares comprehensively the professionals Event Manager to be able to operate in the events market "national and international", a professional who plans and develops the event, assumes responsibility for the selection of creative elements, technical and logistics. She realizes and takes care of the entire event planning, brand building, marketing and communication strategy, the audio-video production, screenwriting, logistics, budgeting, negotiation and global customer service. Event Management A cutting-edge solution to form - through this specific course - professional roles that can keep pace with market demands and even to anticipate them, thanks to a sound and thorough training, which in addition to the theoretical and practical skills needed to send each a concrete and effective approach to the management of corporate communication on the internet. An education that ensures the opening of any innovation to be constantly updated and master effectively every... [-]

MSc in Innovation Management

University of Eastern Finland Business School
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Finland Kuopio

The Master’s Degree Programme in Innovation Management provides students with expertise in initiating and leading change in enterprises and other organisations. [+]

Masters in Management Science. MSc in Innovation Management MAKE IT DIFFERENT Thinking outside the box is critical for organisational competitiveness and survival. This has created a need for a new type of business professional with an understanding of how innovation, change and renewal are initiated and achieved in organisations. The Master’s Degree Programme in Innovation Management provides students with expertise in initiating and leading change in enterprises and other organisations. Students will learn how to manage projects and processes around product and service design, human resources, strategy and in sales, marketing and customer care. Students learn to identify opportunities for renewal, to apply the right methods and tools for innovation and change and to implement challenging development projects within specific areas of business. Students will also improve their communication and co-operation competence as well as information-seeking, analytical and problem-solving skills. They will acquire the confidence to take initiative, make decisions and carry things through in a responsible manner. They will also learn to assess the outcomes of innovation and change initiatives. Intake: 15 students Application period: 1 December 2016 - 13 January 2017 Career prospects As a specialist in innovation management the graduate will have a wide range of career prospects depending on one's own particular interest. Graduates will find opportunities in various types of organisations: from small enterprises to the business units of multinational companies and public-sector organisations. Graduates will have excellent prospects for placements as business experts, change consultants, managers and entrepreneurs. Students specialising in innovation management typically... [-]