A Masters degree is an academic degree awarded to individuals who successfully denote a higher level of expertise. There are two main types of Masters - taught and research.
Operations management is a collective term that refers to a number of actions intended to help a business streamline its processes and deliver products and services in accordance with clients’ wishes. Those studying operations management often cover topics including factory or production management, cost control and systems analysis.
Switzerland, officially the Swiss Confederation, is a federal parliamentary republic consisting of 26 cantons, with Bern as the seat of the federal authorities. Switzerland's independence and neutrality have long been honored by the major European powers. Switzerland is a peaceful, prosperous, and stable modern market economy with low unemployment.
Lausanne is known worldwide for their museums of applied and fine arts and eight large libraries, but also for the world class education. All domains of science are covered, and you can learn anything from business and economics, to sports, medicine and technology.
Request Information Part time Master's Programs in Operations Management in Lausanne in Switzerland 2018
Our academic calendar is based on a quarter system (1 quarter = 10 weeks). Because of the program's flexible structure and modular design, multiple starting dates are available at the start of every Quarter and of every Term, in October, November, January, February, April, May, July, and August. [+]
Our academic calendar is based on a quarter system (1 quarter = 10 weeks). Because of the program's flexible structure and modular design, multiple starting dates are available at the start of every Quarter and of every Term, in October, November, January, February, April, May, July, and August. All campuses follow the same academic calendar.Program duration
Full-time students can earn a Master degree in 1 academic year of 9 months, for a total of 3 quarters of 20 credits each, or within 12 months when spreading the workload.
Part-time students can earn a Master degree in 2 to 3 academic years, depending on the number of courses attempted per quarter, the course selection and the course planning; earning half the typical number of courses equals twice the duration of the full-time program. The more flexible the working hours, the more courses will be available to finish faster. Students are considered part-time while attempting 6 or fewer courses per quarter. Part-time studies are available only for students with a national passport or residence permit.... [-]
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)... [-]