Masters Programs in Management Science

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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 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 of Management Studies

Duke Kunshan University
Campus Full time 10 months July 2017 China Kunshan

The Master of Management Studies: Duke Kunshan University program offers students the best of two worlds. The core curriculum is delivered in English by The Fuqua School of Business’s top-ranked faculty at both Duke University in Durham, NC, and at Duke Kunshan University in Kunshan, China. In both locations, you’ll enjoy world-class educational facilities and rigorous, engaging business education. [+]

The Master of Management Studies: Duke Kunshan University program offers students the best of two worlds. The core curriculum is delivered in English by The Fuqua School of Business’s top-ranked faculty at both Duke University in Durham, NC, and at Duke Kunshan University in Kunshan, China. In both locations, you’ll enjoy world-class educational facilities and rigorous, engaging business education. Pursue a Hands-On Business Education with the MMS: Duke Kunshan Program Duke Kunshan University is pioneering a new model of education, training students to rethink the boundaries of global business through active experiential learning for a business education like no other. From our team-based structure, which mimics a collaborative corporate environment, to our instructional design and advanced curriculum, we teach you how to not only thrive in, but also help reinvent, the business world. Both inside and outside of the classroom, the MMS: Duke Kunshan program challenges students to become active thinkers, learners, teammates and leaders. Create the business career you want using the valuable resources a Duke Kunshan University business education has to offer. MMS: Duke Kunshan Academic Courses & Curriculum The business world is booming, and you have 10 months to prepare. Beginning in July each year and running through mid-May, the Master of Management Studies: Duke Kunshan University program is organized into multiple 6- and 2-week terms, with a total of 15 courses. All courses are conducted in English, and Mandarin proficiency is not needed to attend the MMS: Duke Kunshan program. The streamlined MMS: Duke Kunshan curriculum... [-]

Master in Business and Management

Leonard de Vinci Group
Campus Full time 5 years Open Enrollment France Paris

The EMLV Business School provides to all the De Vinci students (managers, engineers and designers) with initial training in business based on pedagogy fostering hybridation, multiculturalism and cross-disciplinary research. [+]

Masters in Management Science. The Léonard de Vinci Business School (EMLV) offers several degrees with specialisations in accounting, digital business, marketing, finance, and human resources. The EMLV programmes were designed to help students reach their highest potential as future leaders. Read more on the school's website: Master in Business Management Master : the EMLV offers a 5-year master programme (diplôme de l’EMLV Bac+5). This flagship programme is accredited by the Ministry of Higher Education and consists of two successive cycles: The first cycle (1st to 3rd year) enables students to acquire management fundamentals and to define their professional project. Courses are given in French and are opened to international French-speaking candidates. The second cycle (4th and 5th year) is taught entirely in English and is consequently opened to international students. During this time students choose a specialisation in one of the following subjects: corporate finance, digital retail banking, digital marketing strategy, entrepreneurship and digital innovation, digital human resources, marketing, or negotiation and sales. It is open to international English-speaking candidates. [-]

Master in Marketing Management

Takming University Of Science And Technology
Campus Full time September 2017 Taiwan Taipei

The Department of Marketing Management was established in 2004 and due to the increased business activities of trade shows and conventions around the world in recent years, the Division of International Convention, Exhibition and Tourism Management was founded in 2009. [+]

Master in Marketing Management Introduction The Department of Marketing Management was established in 2004 and due to the increased business activities of trade shows and conventions around the world in recent years, the Division of International Convention, Exhibition and Tourism Management was founded in 2009. The Graduate School of Services and Operation Management which was established in 2007 joint the Department of Marketing Management in 2011. Currently the Department offers two master programs. Goal The goal of this department is to provide and strengthen students with professional knowledge and capabilities in marketing and international marketing management field. Objectives & Curriculum The objective of the department is to educate students with professional marketing knowledge and capabilities. Students are expected to manage marketing activities related to B2C and B2B. The curriculum includes the basic management courses and professional courses, consumer behavior module and business marketing module. In addition, the department offers courses such as foreign language, information system and assistance with the preparation for professional certificates. Practical training courses in summer break or within the semester is one of the cores of the Department. These include being a trainee in corporations, visiting corporations and working with industry-cooperation projects. In the final year, in order to combine theory and practical learning, students also need to complete a graduating project. Opportunities after undergraduates Post-Graduate Program: Based on students' interests or career planning, they could choose either to pursue the master program offered by the Department or other universities. Employment: Public service officials, project management... [-]

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. [+]

Masters in Management Science. 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,... [-]

Master in Brand Management

Macromedia University of Applied Sciences
Campus Full time 3 - 4 semesters March 2018 Germany Munich Berlin Region + 1 more

Brand Management teaches students how to combine management with creative planning and prepares them for leadership roles and tasks in brand development, marketing communication and design functions. [+]

Do you want to understand the real business value of brands? Structural changes in today’s population and the digitization of our society require new brand management skills. Digital branding forms a new core competence for agencies and companies. Brands play an important role in business and society. Students specializing in brand management learn about current brand management issues and gain awareness of the interrelation of brands within complex brand architectures. Managing brands without thinking about digital platforms is inconceivable today. Not only do traditional brand leadership and management need to be evaluated, but special attention needs to be given to the role of social media platforms and co­-creation. Creative and strategic planning skills, as well as cross­media usage of all media channels, are required to develop and manage brands effectively. This area of specialization teaches students how to combine management with creative planning and prepares them for leadership roles and tasks in brand development, marketing communication, and design functions. The benefits of choosing Macromedia University Top position in CHE Ranking 2014/15 Small classes with intensive, individual supervision Globally recognized, state-approved degrees, accredited by FIBAA Campuses in Berlin & Munich: two of the Top 5 “Most Affordable Cities for Students 2015” worldwide Authentic, practice oriented projects with over 500 well-known companies Highly qualified professors and industry insiders as lecturers International students from all continents Career perspectives in Germany: 18 months visa after successful graduation Master’s degree over three days a week (e.g. from Thursday to Saturday) Pre-Semester course available online Buddy... [-]

The Role of Public Policy in Private Sector

Strathmore Business School (SBS)
Campus Full time 4 days January 2018 Kenya Nairobi

With public resources limited and constrained by public debt policies, public private partnerships (PPPs) can provide an excellent instrument to meet investment needs through private funding. [+]

Masters in Management Science. With public resources limited and constrained by public debt policies, public private partnerships (PPPs) can provide an excellent instrument to meet investment needs through private funding. Although private financing comes at a cost, PPPs can enable goverments to establishing infrastructure and services delivery ambitions in an effective and efficient manner, while spreading their spending over longer periods Since PPPs are complex, it is important for all stakeholders, both public and private to acquire skills that will enable them to build credible structures that ensure projects are environmentally responsive, socially sensitive, economically viable as well as politically feasible. Strathmore Business School’s Centre for Public Policy and Competitiveness has partnered with the Leadership Academy for Development, an affiliate of Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies of Stanford University and the Johns Hopkins University, School of Advanced and International Studies (SAIS) to offer an exciting course that will address some of the challenges faced by public sector leaders as they foster economic growth in politically charged environments. Program Overview The program is a 4-day, intensive programme for a small number of high level government officials and business leades from Eastern Africa. The curriculum is designed to reinforce and illustrate critical hypotheses about the role of public policy in private sector develoment. How to Apply This Course will be held at the Strathmore Business School campus in Nairobi and is subsidized by a grant from a donor. Full scholarships are available to successful applicants. To participate you need to: Be... [-]

Master in Performing Arts Management - La Scala Master

MIP Politecnico di Milano School of Management
Campus Full time 18 months January 2018 Italy Milan

The Master in Performing Arts Management (MPAM) is a 18 months program designed for students who wish to pursue a managerial career within the entertainment industry. The Master’s program is designed to prepare global professionals who can bring a solid cultural and artistic background coupled with economic and managerial skills to the production of stage performances, with a particular focus on Europe, North America and emerging markets. [+]

Master in Performing Arts Management In partnership with ACCADEMIA TEATRO ALLA SCALA and PICCOLO TEATRO DI MILANO
 Key Details Start date: January 2018 Format: Full Time (from January to June)
 Duration: 18 months
 Course fee: € 15.000
 Teaching Language: Italian/English
 Location: Milan Required qualification: a Bachelor's degree / or candidates without a formal degree who have a minimum of 3 to 5 years working experience Course The Master in Performing Arts Management (MPAM) is a 18 months program designed for students who wish to pursue a managerial career within the entertainment industry. The Master’s program is designed to prepare global professionals who can bring a solid cultural and artistic background coupled with economic and managerial skills to the production of stage performances, with a particular focus on Europe, North America and emerging markets. The partnership between Accademia Teatro alla Scala, MIP Politecnico di Milano Graduate School of Business and Piccolo Teatro di Milano provides students with the benefit of a solid and extensive international network of theatres, festivals and performing arts institutions. With guest speakers and experts from internationally renowned institutions, the master’s program offers the opportunity to learn the peculiarities of the performing arts sector on a global level through lectures, seminars and talks. Our faculty features preeminent professionals from Opera Europa, the Metropolitan Opera House, the Royal Opera House Covent Garden, the English National Opera, the Opera de Rennes, the Berliner Philharmoniker, the Hong Kong Arts Festival, the DeVos Institute, and WolfBrown. Our method gives priority to direct... [-]

Master of Management

Massey University
Campus or Online Full time Part time 3 - 10 semesters March 2018 New Zealand Auckland Wellington Palmerston North + 3 more

assey University’s Master of Management will give you an international perspective on management and business, building on your communication skills to learn how to work with management at a senior level. [+]

Masters in Management Science. Massey University’s Master of Management will give you an international perspective on management and business, building on your communication skills to learn how to work with management at a senior level. Internationally-recognised Massey’s Master of Management is an internationally-recognised qualification. You will learn from our business experts - Massey University is the largest and one of the most highly respected management schools in New Zealand. This masters requires you to have an undergraduate degree, but this does not have to be in a business subject. Learn from leading business experts The Massey Business School is one of the country’s leading and largest business schools - it is ranked among the top two per cent of business schools globally and is AACSB accredited. Massey University’s business and management programme has been ranked in the top 200 universities in the world by QS (Quacquarelli Symonds). You will learn from well-respected academics and business experts, gaining an international perspective on the major that you choose. Specialisations to suit you At Massey you can choose from a broad range of specialisations to suit your interest, including HR, communication, enterprise development and more. Take less of your time You can now complete this qualification in 1.5 years of full-time study. If you study part-time the qualification takes between 2.5 and five years. Develop appropriate management work styles Management involves both being able to work independently and making management decisions, but also being able to work with and direct teams of people.... [-]

Masters of Management in Finance (MMF)

McGill University
Campus Full time 12 months July 2018 Canada Montreal

The McGill Masters of Management in Finance (MMF) degree is a pre-experience twelve-month specialized program in finance. The MMF program prepares students for a career in finance through a comprehensive curriculum that integrates advanced financial concepts and quantitative methods with real-world business practices. [+]

The McGill Masters of Management in Finance (MMF) degree is a pre-experience twelve-month specialized program in finance. The MMF program prepares students for a career in finance through a comprehensive curriculum that integrates advanced financial concepts and quantitative methods with real-world business practices. The MMF is designed for recent graduates with a Bachelor of Science, Engineering, Economics, Arts or Commerce degree and with proven quantitative skills who aim to work in the finance industry or in the finance function of a business. The next cohort starts in Summer 2018. Gain real life business experience Throughout the program, Master of Management in Finance students work as analysts at Desautels Capital Management Inc., a licensed and regulated investment management firm with an independent board of directors. Major responsibilities will include covering a sector and managing the DCM firm’s portfolio. Program structure The Masters of Management in Finance consists of eleven courses (33 credits) delivered over six modules. Concurrently students will also be expected to complete an Integrative Finance Project (12 Credits). Six Modules 1st Module: FINE 678 - Financial Economics (3 Credits) This course covers the basic principles of valuation in modern finance and applies them to the pricing of financial securities and to the investment decisions of firms. Topics include interest rates, the valuation of bonds, stocks and options, optimal portfolio choice, the price of risk, and capital budgeting. The course serves as a foundation for the rest of the finance courses in the program. FINE 690 Advanced Topics in Finance... [-]

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 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... [-]

Master in General Management

HEC Management School - University of Liège
Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 Belgium Liege

The Master’s degree in management, with a range of specializations, gives you sound training with a high level of specialization. The program consists of a strong core of conceptual (theoretical) knowledge ready to be transformed rapidly into practical (operational) skills in different management jobs.Each specialization combines a range of specialized courses, an internship (in a company, in a public organization, in a research center etc.) and a final thesis. [+]

Masters in Management Science. The Master’s degree in management, with a range of specializations, gives you sound training with a high level of specialization. The program consists of a strong core of conceptual (theoretical) knowledge ready to be transformed rapidly into practical (operational) skills in different management jobs.Each specialization combines a range of specialized courses, an internship (in a company, in a public organization, in a research center etc.) and a final thesis. This training combines the transversal university skills that are necessary for the proper development of a career in the world of finance, whether in companies or in professional organizations (adaptability, flexibility, intellectual curiosity, openness to the world, creativity, an entrepreneurial spirit, rooted in the real world, continuous learning) with detailed study of the basic disciplines of management at a level permitting the graduate to begin a general professional career, or one that is linked more specifically to one of these disciplines a thorough mastery of a skill or a well-defined area of specialization, providing the graduate with a highly specialized profile for the purposes of looking for a job, or pursuing further research proficiency in two foreign languages: English (to a level corresponding to the international standard C1) and another language (to a minimum level of B2) understanding the way companies function and the contemporary economic issues at stake the capacity to implement the knowledge gained in the context of a complex field situation, to analyze rigorously the situation observed and to provide appropriate solutions Specializations in... [-]

Master's Degree In Management

Universidade de Évora
Campus Full time 2 years October 2017 Portugal Évora

This course has as its main objective, to provide students with adequate and solid scientific background; enhance problem-solving skills; develop reasoning ability. [+]

PRESENTATION This course has as its main objective, to provide students with adequate and solid scientific background; enhance problem-solving skills; developing the argument capacity; Foster the creation of self-employment; stimulate interdisciplinary thinking; develop scientific research capacity; develop the capacity to implement and use of ICT management support; develop skills in self-directed or autonomous mode learning. Diponíveisl has the following areas of specialization (every year are indicated ones work): Finance, Marketing, Accounting, Organization and Information Systems, Entrepreneurship and Innovation, General Government, Human Resources. Careers Direction Mid positions, management functions, Entrepreneurs, Specialized Technical Advisory Functions, Public Management functions, obtaining ECTS to access OTOC. [-]

Master of Management

A. B. Freeman School of Business
Campus Full time 10 months September 2017 USA New Orleans

The ten-month Master of Management program is a pre-experience business degree designed to build on your undergraduate studies, enabling you to pursue a broader range of careers. [+]

Masters in Management Science. Master of Management Today's job market is fierce, and it continues to change and evolve. The ten-month Master of Management program is a pre-experience business degree designed to build on your undergraduate studies, enabling you to pursue a broader range of careers. Gain the skills and confidence needed to tackle business opportunities, analyze problems and propose workable solutions. Stand out in the marketplace, and propel your career further. Discover Your Possibilities Designed for those with little or no work experience, looking to complement their undergraduate degrees with business fundamentals. Students with any major are eligible. Engineering or psychology, sciences or languages - if you have a career goal, the Master of Management can help you get there faster. Learn and Connect Class sizes are kept small to provide a quality educational experience, support collaboration in the classroom, and allow a focus on experiential learning throughout the curriculum. Master of Management students take classes as a cohort, aiding you in building the network that will help you achieve more. The broad curriculum in business fundamentals includes finance, marketing, business analytics, and people management. In the third semester, Master of Management students also select two electives from the Graduate Business course curriculum. This allows you to focus based on your career plans, and to network with other graduate business students whose experience can give you insights into your own opportunities. All courses are taught by faculty from Tulane's distinguished MBA program. The Freeman School is a leading, internationally... [-]