Master-level studies involve specialized study in a field of research or an area of professional practice. Earning a master’s degree demonstrates a higher level of mastery of the subject. Earning a master’s degree can take anywhere from a year to three or four years. Before you can graduate, you usually must write and defend a thesis, a long paper that is the culmination of your specialized research.
Operations management is a multidisciplinary field intended to help businesses maintain efficient operating practices and procedures while using minimal resources and manpower. Students of operations management undergo education relating to the planning, organizing or supervising of the production of goods and services.
Students who complete a part of their degree in Asia are growing in numbers. Currently, the second and the third biggest economies are in Asia. Without limitation, students have described their time in Asia as the best experience of their lives. Today, three of the four most populated countries of the world are in Asia: China, India, and Indonesia.
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The main purpose of the Master's programme in ‘Procurement and Supply Management’ is to sensitize and build up the capacity of officials of the public sector, NGOs as well as officials and executives from the private sector on procurement and purchasing and supply management issues. It is expected that the programme will enhance their understanding of the procurement issues and sharpen their decision-making capabilities. [+]
MASTERS IN PROCUREMENT AND SUPPLY MANAGEMENT
Procurement is a key function of any organization, public or private and in an era of globalization with the advent of entrepreneurial organizations, management of purchasing and supply in private as well as in public sectors has gained more prominence. Moreover, with increasing focus and debates on governance issues, the functions of purchasing and supply requires capacity building to acquire and implement international standard procurement practices. With that context in mind, BRAC University designed a Masters programme on Procurement and Supply Management.
The main purpose of the Master's programme in ‘Procurement and Supply Management’ is to sensitize and build up the capacity of officials of the public sector, NGOs as well as officials and executives from the private sector on procurement and purchasing and supply management issues. It is expected that the programme will enhance their understanding of the procurement issues and sharpen their decision-making capabilities. This programme is designed to give advanced knowledge and understanding of international as well as local procurement issues faced by officials/executives to come to sound decisions.... [-]
The MS - Master of Science in Operations Management program consists of 60 European credits and take 1 academic year of 9 months of full-time studies to complete (up to 3 quarters). [+]
Level 500GCCOM501 - Operations Management (2) GCCOM502 - Production Management (2) GCCOM503 - Project Management(2) GCCOM504 - Management Science (2) GCCOM505 - Total Quality Management (2) GCCOM506 - Enterprise Resource Planning (2) GCCOM507 - Operational Decision-making Tools (2) GCCOM508 - Business Intelligence (2) Comprehensive Cases in Operations Management (2) Research Project in Operations Management (2)
Level 600Thesis in Operations Management (8) Capstone Project in Operations Management (4) (for Dual Master students only) Admission requirements
Proficiency in the English language (refer to the admission section for further details)... [-]