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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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20 Results in Management Science

Synergy University

Study the basics of management, economics, strategic planning and work with personnel. Learn how to manage projects of all sizes and bring organizations to the peak of ef ... [+]

The learning process at Synergy is not confined to traditional lectures and seminars. Our student attend master classes and workshops, participate in interactive educational games and make guided tours to big companies. You will have chance to interact with students of different nations and participate in cultural activies.

Facilities:

Hostel Adoption department Sports activies Intercultural activities Career center Providing 20 hours in week for part-time jobs Job placement International standard education

Form of education: the program is offered online and on campus.

MegaCampus is a full-featured platform for distance education developed by Synergy University. Today, it brings together more than 30 000 students and 300 teachers from around the world. MegaCampus contains materials for all educational levels: pre-university training, college, undergraduate, more graduate, second degree, MBA, language courses, seminars, and workshops. ... [-]
Russia Moscow
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Full-time
24 - 30 months
Campus
Online
Wuhan University of Technology

The subject aims to cultivate senior professionals in management science and engineering. Specific requirements include: master the basic theory of Marxism, set up the sc ... [+]

Objective

The subject aims to cultivate senior professionals in management science and engineering. Specific requirements include: master the basic theory of Marxism, set up scientific world view, insist on the party's basic line, love the motherland; observe law and discipline, have good conduct; be honest and respectable, work together, have good ethics of scientific research and professional spirit, courage innovation; master the broad, solid basic theory and systematic professional knowledge, understand the dynamic forefront of this subject; have the ability to do management theories researches and use management theories to analyze and solve practical problems; have a macro perspective, have the ability of systematic analysis, strategies studies and qualitative and quantitative analysis; master a foreign language, read professional literature proficiency; Have healthy physique and good mental quality.... [-]

China Wuhan
September 2019
Full-time
3 years
Campus
Groupe ESC Troyes in Champagne

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 Natio ... [+]

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... [-]

France Troyes
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Full-time
Part-time
2 - 2 years
Campus
Georgetown University - McCourt School of Public Policy

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.... [-]

USA Washington
August 2019
Full-time
Part-time
1 - 2 years
Campus
European Master in Renewable Energy and European Master in Sustainable Energy System Management

SESyM focuses on the multidisciplinary aspects of energy systems. It provides management and communication skills, as well as the necessary technical knowledge to tackle ... [+]

Objectives

The aim of the European Master in Sustainable Energy System Management is to provide postgraduate students with the skills required for employment in the Sustainable Energy industry. Students will specialise in business case analysis, modelling, project design and implementation. As a result of the foreign contact, the course requires, our students will have the international outlook essential to the industry HR needs.

By structuring the course in three sections, students are guaranteed to spend time in at least two different EU countries and make contact with a wide range of European institutes and companies involved in the sustainable energy sector. The participating universities are all well-established in training and the education sector as well as being recognised at an international level for their work in the field of sustainable energy system management.... [-]

Netherlands Groningen Spain Zaragoza
September 2019
Full-time
Campus
Accademia del Lusso

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 indus ... [+]

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 manages 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.... [-]

Italy Milan
October 2019
Full-time
1 year
Campus
University of 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 ... [+]

Master of 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 the 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.... [-]

Finland Oulu
August 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
China University of Petroleum

Management Science and Engineering (MS&E) is one of the first-level disciplines in the Management field according to China’s discipline system. This discipline forms ... [+]

Management Science and Engineering (120100) Program Introduction

Management Science and Engineering (MS&E) is one of the first-level disciplines in the Management field according to China’s discipline system. This discipline forms its knowledge base by combining the theories and methods from the modern management, economics, mathematics, system science and information science. It’s characterized by comprehensively applying the related scientific principles and analytical methods into solving the management problems in the society, economy, and enterprises from the perspective of qualitative and quantitative analysis.

Based on the theories and methods of systems science, this discipline aims at providing enterprises and other organizations with systematic theory foundations, methodological models, and information systems for solving the problems in operation, management, assessment, decision making and project management. Besides, this discipline is established as the earliest one and developed the most quickly in the field of management science, with a relatively complete theoretical system, distinct methodological model features, closer relations to engineering fields and extensive applications.... [-]

China Beijing
September 2019
Full-time
3 years
Campus
Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management, Université Libre de Bruxelles

The Master in Management Science is a demanding programme that aims to train students in all core disciplines and areas relevant to business management. Its key distingui ... [+]

The Master in Management Science is a demanding programme that aims to train students in all core disciplines and areas relevant to business management. Its key distinguishing features are the size of its first year common core (advanced mandatory courses)—which provides students with a solid base of knowledge and skills—, its strong emphasis on analytical skills, and its multi-disciplinary nature (law, economics, management, communication, and languages)—which provides students with a breadth of tools and approaches to evolve in an increasingly complex and dynamic world. A wide selection of electives in the second year allows students to pursue their intellectual interests in all disciplines of management or apply their skills in a supervised consulting project with partner companies. ... [-]

Belgium Brussels
September 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
Leuphana University of Luneburg

In the Fi­nan­ce & Ac­coun­ting degree programme you will ac­qui­re busi­ness com­pe­tence for va­ried and de­man­ding ma­na­ge­ri­al func­tions. ... [+]

In the Fi­nan­ce & Ac­coun­ting ma­jor you will ac­qui­re busi­ness com­pe­tence for va­ried and de­man­ding ma­na­ge­ri­al func­tions, not only in fi­nan­cing and ac­coun­ting, but also in con­sul­ting firms and au­dit­ing com­pa­nies.

Degree awarded: Mas­ter of Sci­ence (M.Sc.) Application period: April 1 - June 1 Type of programme: The­ma­tic re­le­van­ce Study places: 35 Start date: Oc­to­ber 1 Duration: 4 se­mes­ters (120 CP ac­cor­ding to ECTS) Language: Ger­man and Eng­lish Semester contribution: 347,81€ (Win­ter Term 2016/ 2017) CONTENT AND CONCEPT

High­ly qua­li­fied mem­bers of the pro­gram­me’s teaching staff as well as pres­ti­gious as­so­cia­te lec­tu­rers who are ac­tive in the field of fi­nan­ce and ac­coun­ting pro­vi­de a perfect com­bi­na­ti­on of re­se­arch and ap­p­li­ca­ti­on ori­en­ta­ti­on. In ad­di­ti­on to the ne­cessa­ry pro­fes­sio­nal com­pe­tence, es­sen­ti­al ma­na­ge­ri­al and so­ci­al com­pe­ten­cies will be con­vey­ed in or­der to pre­pa­re stu­dents for ma­na­ge­ri­al ac­tivi­ties. The fo­cus in this con­nec­tion is working in small groups with se­mi­nar cha­rac­ter.... [-]

Germany Lüneburg
October 2019
Full-time
Part-time
4 - 8 semesters
Campus
University of Stirling

Our Masters in Business and Management Research Methods is accredited by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) and the Scottish Graduate School of Social Scienc ... [+]

Overview

Our Masters in Business and Management Research Methods is accredited by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) and the Scottish Graduate School of Social Science for the training of PhD students.

You'll learn how to:

undertake doctoral research in business and management equip yourself for an academic or commercial career in business and management research undertake, evaluate, commission or manage research in the commercial, public, or voluntary sectors

The MRes course has a strong practical focus and trains you in the advanced skills necessary for business, management, economic and policy research. Our aim is to help you to become a researcher who is:

reflective and aware of the assumptions, strengths and limitations of your research highly skilled in a multitude of management and organisational research techniques readily able to apply this knowledge in new and diverse domains ... [-]
United Kingdom Stirling
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Full-time
12 months
Campus
KTH Royal Institute of Technology

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 industr ... [+]

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.... [-]

Sweden Stockholm
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Full-time
2 years
Campus
University of 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 funct ... [+]

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.... [-]

Italy Cagliari
October 2019
Italian
Full-time
2 years
Campus
Rezekne University of Applied Sciences

The studies promote the competences needed in management and in developing business operations of small and medium-sized companies, especially their international busines ... [+]

The studies promote the competencies 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 program. Students have an opportunity to participate in Erasmus mobility for studies and traineeship. The language of instruction is English.... [-]

Latvia Rēzekne
September 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
Xi'an Jiaotong University

The Master of Management Science (MMS) Program aims to offer a rigorous and specialized training program to candidates with interests in the field of management. ... [+]

Master of Management Science (MMS)

1. Objectives

The Master of Management Science (MMS) Program aims to offer a rigorous and specialized training program to candidates with interests in the field of management. It provides students with an international and flexible program to acquire a sound foundation for pursuing higher academic degree programs and to develop skills and ability to analyze and solve managerial issues.

2. Program Structure

a. Dual-track option The MMS program offers students the option to choose between the academic track and practical track. Academic track students are trained to perform high-level academic research under the guidance of faculty members. Students on the practical track develop extensive management knowledge and acquire a deep understanding of doing business in China as well as globally.... [-]

China Xi'an
September 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus