Master's in Neuchâtel Switzerland

Top Masters Programs in Neuchâtel Switzerland 2017

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In order to successfully obtain a Masters qualification, you will need to obtain a number of credits by passing individual modules. Most taught Masters will have a number of core modules which you must take and pass in order to obtain the qualification. The assessment of research Masters is almost always entirely by a single dissertation module or project.

Earning an advanced degree such as a Master offers the ability to increase your skill set and possibly improve your employment chances at the same time. Master programs may be offered online or part-time, so students can pursue their education in a manner that is convenient for them.

 

Switzerland (German: Schweiz, French: Suisse, Italian: Svizzera, Romansch: Svizra. Switzerland has some of the world renown universites like ETH in Zurich, EPFL in Lausanne, IHEID in Geneva, University of Lausanne or the University of St. Gallen. Keep in mind, it's much better to speak the local language, so if you can't speak either French, German or Italian, better go for a language course first.

Neuchâtel is located in the French speaking part of Switzerland and it’s home to the University of Neuchâtel, offering courses in human sciences, law, theology, natural sciences and economics. There are also eight great libraries.

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FIFA Master - International Master in Management, Law and Humanities of Sport

CIES - International Centre for Sports Studies
Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 Switzerland Neuchâtel

Organised by the CIES - International Centre for Sport Studies, in partnership with three universities, De Montfort University in Leicester (England), SDA Bocconi School of Management in Milan (Italy) and the University of Neuchâtel (Switzerland), the FIFA Master in Management, Law and Humanities of Sport was created to promote management education within the sports world. [+]

Masters 2017 in Neuchâtel Switzerland. Organised by CIES - International Centre for Sport Studies, in partnership with three universities, De Montfort University in Leicester (England), SDA Bocconi School of Management in Milan (Italy) and the University of Neuchâtel (Switzerland), the FIFA Master in Management, Law and Humanities of Sport was created to promote management education within the sports world. It has developed to become a top graduate programme developing all-round managers who can cope with the increasingly complex world of sport. A unique programme The FIFA Master takes its graduates on a unique journey through three different European countries to study sport. Three distinguished universities in England, Italy and Switzerland, which are among Europe's most sports oriented countries, have come together to provide a one year programme that combines top-class academic teaching and practical case studies supplemented by guest lecturers and field visits. The course focuses on three key and inter-related aspects of sport humanities, management and law. Developing unique people The FIFA Master offers a dynamic international environment with around 20 different nationalities represented in a class of approximately 30 postgraduates that are selected each year. The international multi-disciplinary approach provides postgraduates with the opportunity to learn a broad range of subjects and develop their analytical skills to better cope with the fast-changing trends in the sport industry. For a unique industry The FIFA Master offers a unique opportunity to meet top executives from high-level international sports federations, clubs, agencies and organising committees, enabling students to build up their... [-]

Master in Public Opinion and Survey Methodology

University of Neuchâtel
Campus Full time 3 semesters February 2018 Switzerland Neuchâtel

Public opinion polls and surveys on social, political and consumer behavior have become more important within recent years. At the same time, methods of data collection as well as techniques and tools for analysis and interpretation of this data have been developed and have become more complex. [+]

Master in Public Opinion and Survey Methodology Objectives Public opinion polls and surveys on social, political and consumer behavior have become more important within recent years. At the same time, methods of data collection as well as techniques and tools for analysis and interpretation of this data have been developed and have become more complex. Up to now, no university courses have been offered that take into account this development in a broad sense. There is now a recognised need for professionals who are able to combine strong theoretical, methodological and technical knowledge of survey research and who are moreover aware of the legal issues related to data processing. Acquired skills Students gain methodological insight and knowledge, particularly quantitative and statistical, enabling them to design, implement and analyse a survey in the private or public sector. Further, they develop theoretical skills that allow them to understand how chosen methods and research questions can affect results. The course allows students to develop a large number of cross-disciplinary skills such as: discernment, analytical and summarising skills, research experience, acquisition and transmission of knowledge, independence, and the ability to form judgments in their field of specialisation and related areas. This range of skills, combined with specialist knowledge acquired during their studies, prepares students for professional careers in very varied sectors of activity. Course structure The Master of Arts comprises 90 ECTS credits and is composed of three parts: a common program of compulsory courses elective courses Master thesis (which may or may not... [-]

Master in Psychology

University of Neuchâtel
Campus Full time 4 semesters February 2018 Switzerland Neuchâtel

Acquiring an education and training in work and organizational psychology so as to understand and deal with various phenomena such as human interactions in the work place, effects of work-related factors on employees, and the attitudes and behaviors of individuals towards the organization. [+]

Masters 2017 in Neuchâtel Switzerland. Master in Psychology Master of Science in Psychology, Option in Work and Organizational Psychology Objectives Acquiring an education and training in work and organizational psychology so as to understand and deal with various phenomena such as human interactions in the work place, effects of work-related factors on employees, and the attitudes and behaviors of individuals towards the organization. The curriculum is based on critical thinking and the mastery of appropriate methods of analysis. Specific Assets High interactivity and the application of the most advanced didactic criteria Work in small groups and personalized tutoring Availability of the Professors Valuation of individual contributions Strong link between research and practice Possibilities to participate to international research collaborations Structure of the programme The education and training in work and organizational psychology consist of theoretical teachings, seminars, projects and other individual assignments: an internship and the writing of a Master’s thesis. Optional courses in different disciplines related to organizations (law, management, economics, career guidance) and methodological teachings complete the curriculum. This education and training programme focuses on psychological phenomena in relation to the work place through the study of three domains: Personnel psychology: the focus is on the relation between individuals and the organization, from the starting point of the selection process to the ending phase characterizing the relation between the individual and the organization. The important aspects are: recruitment, selection, career development, work performance, criteria used for evaluating appreciation, and equality of treatment. Work psychology: focuses on the effects... [-]

Master in Hydrogeology and Geothermics

University of Neuchâtel
Campus Full time 4 semesters February 2018 Switzerland Neuchâtel

Internationally recognized and accredited by the Swiss Confederation, the Centre for Hydrogeology and Geothermics (CHYN) staff consists of about 50 people and is equipped with state-of-the-art facilities for cutting-edge science and high quality teaching. [+]

Master in Hydrogeology and Geothermics Cutting-edge science and high quality teaching Internationally recognized and accredited by the Swiss Confederation, the Centre for Hydrogeology and Geothermics (CHYN) staff consists of about 50 people and is equipped with state-of-the-art facilities for cutting-edge science and high quality teaching. The CHYN research themes focus on subsurface water and energy resources, with special emphasis on fundamental and applied aspects of operational hydrogeology, hydro- dynamics, hydrochemistry, geochemistry, geothermics, geostatistics and mathematical modelling. A unique training opportunity Moving towards sustainable use of subsurface water and energy resources is a major challenge for our society and for geoscientists in particular. This Master degree, unique in Switzerland, offers a complete introduction to the current scientific approaches to address this challenge. Designed by the CHYN dedicated staff, the program delivers a comprehensive hydrogeological training that covers the relevant physical, chemical, biological and thermal processes, as well as key field investigation techniques. Intense teaching during three semesters provides students with core knowledge and specific skills in hydrogeology and geothermics. The fourth semester is devoted to an individual research project to be carried out internally or in collaboration with external partners. Specific strengths The technical skills related to groundwater prospection and abstraction, as well as to reservoir characterization and protection are an important part of the program. Particular emphasis is laid upon groundwater contamination processes and remediation issues, and prospection and exploitation of geothermal resources at low, medium and high depths. Degree awarded Master of Science in Hydrogeology and Geothermics Credits 120... [-]

Master in Biology

University of Neuchâtel
Campus Full time 4 semesters February 2018 Switzerland Neuchâtel

The Master of Science in Biology offers a programme that permits students to select their area of specialization and acquire a diverse range of transferable skills. [+]

Masters 2017 in Neuchâtel Switzerland. Master in Biology Studies overview The Master of Science in Biology offers a programme that permits students to select their area of specialization and acquire a diverse range of transferable skills. This Master begins with a core of courses that covers key topics in biology, with particular emphasis on methodological and quantitative aspects. The Master programme extends into courses in seven specialized areas representing the research topics for which the Institute of Biology at UniNE is particularly renowned. Students choose two of the specializations, of which one corresponds to the topic of their Master thesis. Structure of the programme The 1st semester of the Master programme consists of a common core that focuses on fundamental concepts and methods in biology. Particular emphasis is placed on laboratory methods (molecular, chemical), quantitative tools (statistics, modelling, bioinformatics), scientific writing, and ethical aspects. Students also have the opportunity to participate in field excursions (alpine, marine, Mediterranean and tropical ecosystems) or to do internships to obtain workplace experience. The 2nd semester of the Master programme involves course work, mini-research projects and internships in two of the areas of specialization. Students develop a research plan in one of these areas, which forms the basis of their Master thesis during the 2nd year of the programme. The Master thesis research project (60 ECTS) allows students to develop their abilities in critical thinking, their organisational skills, and their intellectual and scientific independence. Fields of specialization Chemical Ecology Chemical signalling is the most ancient... [-]

Postgraduate Diploma / Master of International Business in Culinary Management (Culinary Arts Academy Switzerland)

Swiss Education Group
Campus Full time 2 years February 2018 Switzerland Luzern Montreux Neuchâtel Leysin Le Bouveret Brig + 5 more

Providing graduates with an in-depth understanding of gastronomy and culinary arts, the Master of International Business in Culinary Management builds on restaurant management, culinary knowledge, skill and creativity so that you are able to demonstrate your innovative ideas in the setting up and development of your own culinary business plan. [+]

Postgraduate Diploma / Master of International Business in Culinary Management Innovate the Trends in Culinary Management Providing graduates with an in-depth understanding of gastronomy and culinary arts, the Master of International Business in Culinary Management builds on restaurant management, culinary knowledge, skill and creativity so that you are able to demonstrate your innovative ideas in the setting up and development of your own culinary business plan. Discover the Culinary World Lucerne Campus Internship Term 1 (11 weeks) Term 2 (11 weeks) Paid internship in Switzerland or worldwide (4-6 months) Postgraduate Diploma in Culinary Arts Innovate the Culinary Trends Lucerne Campus Internship Term 3 (11 weeks) Term 4 (11 weeks) Paid internship in Switzerland or worldwide (4-6 months) Master of International Business in Culinary Management Term 1 (11 weeks) Theory of European Culinary Arts Food Safety and Sanitation Fundamentals of European Culinary Arts (Practical) Menu Planning and Nutrition Industry Experience Workshop German Language 1 / French Language 1 Term 2 (11 weeks) Culinary Operations European and International Cuisines (Practical) Baking and Pastry (Practical) Sensory Development and Menu Composition German Language 2 / French Language 2 Internship (4-6 months) Practical Experience Qualification: Postgraduate Diploma in Culinary Arts Term 3 (11 weeks) Culinary Events Management International Food Trends Innovative Cooking Trends (Practical) Culinary Business Plan Development Part 1 Term 4 (11 weeks) Food and Beverage Matching Food in the Media Pastry and Chocolate Arts (Practical) Culinary Business Plan Development Part 2 Internship (4-6 months) Practical Experience [-]

Master of International Business in Hotel, Resort and Spa Management (SHMS - Swiss Hotel Management School)

Swiss Education Group
Campus Full time 2 weeks February 2018 Switzerland Leysin Montreux Neuchâtel Luzern Le Bouveret Brig + 5 more

With its blend of experiential learning, management theory and strategy, the hotel management courses are challenging and exciting opportunity for the leaders of tomorrow in spa and resort management. Students benefit from guest lectures, practical input and industry-driven content, confirming the importance of this Master degree programme for the hospitality industry. [+]

Masters 2017 in Neuchâtel Switzerland. Master of International Business in Hotel, Resort and Spa Management The Master of International Business in Hotel, Resort and Spa Management is designed for aspiring individuals, seeking to achieve their management potential and to stand out from the crowd. These hotel management courses have been developed with the support of the following hospitality companies who bring their expertise to the courses: Corinthia Hotels InterContinental Hotels Group (represented by InterContinental Malta) Old Edwards Inn and Spa Six Senses Resorts & Spas With its blend of experiential learning, management theory and strategy, the hotel management courses are challenging and exciting opportunity for the leaders of tomorrow in spa and resort management. Students benefit from guest lectures, practical input and industry-driven content, confirming the importance of this Master degree programme for the hospitality industry. 5 months – Leysin campus 4-6 months Hotel Management or Hotel Operations Management or Events Management Academic semester Paid internship in Switzerland or worldwide Postgraduate Diploma in Hotel Management or Postgraduate Diploma in Hotel Operations Management or Postgraduate Diploma in Events Management 5 months – Leysin campus 4-6 months Hotel, Resort and Spa Management Academic semester Paid internship in Switzerland or worldwide Master of International Business in Hotel, Resort and Spa Management Semester (5 months) Swiss Hospitality Touch Current Trends Developing Business Leadership Skills Managing Cultural Diversity Operations and Project Management Hospitality E-Marketing Spa Financial and Retail Management Resort Food and Beverage Operations Management Spa Operations Management Wellness and Spa Management Resort and Spa... [-]

Master of International Business in Hotel, Resort and Food & Beverage Management (SHMS - Swiss Hotel Management School)

Swiss Education Group
Campus Full time 2 years February 2018 Switzerland Leysin Montreux Neuchâtel Luzern Le Bouveret Brig + 5 more

The dynamic and rapidly developing food and beverage and restaurant industry is in need of leaders possessing a robust combination of theoretical and experiential knowledge. The Master of International Business in Hotel, Resort and Food & Beverage Management provides students with in-depth industry know-how ready for application. [+]

Master of International Business in Hotel, Resort and Food & Beverage Management The dynamic and rapidly developing food and beverage and restaurant industry is in need of leaders possessing a robust combination of theoretical and experiential knowledge. The Master of International Business in Hotel, Resort and Food & Beverage Management provides students with in-depth industry know-how ready for application. Students undertake applied modules in which they are responsible as managers in the industry of real-life food and beverage and restaurant operations, combined with key theoretical underpinning delivered through lectures and interactive workshops. With this unique combination of theoretical and applied modules students are well prepared to develop their careers as future leaders in the food and beverage and restaurant industry. 5 months – Leysin campus 4-6 months Food & Beverage and Restaurant Management Academic semester 1 Paid internship in Switzerland or worldwide Postgraduate Diploma in Food & Beverage and Restaurant Management 5 months – Leysin campus 4-6 months Food & Beverage and Restaurant Management Academic semester 2 Paid internship in Switzerland or worldwide Master of International Business in Hotel, Resort and Food & Beverage Management Academic semester 1 (5 months) Food & Beverage Service and Production Operations Banqueting and Events Food and Beverage Cost Control Current Trends in Food & Beverage and Restaurant Concepts Still and Sparkling Wine Culture Beverage studies Principles of Management Human Resource Management Facilities Management French, German (optional) Internship (4-6 months) Practical Experience Academic semester 2 (5 months) Advanced Food & Beverage Service and Production Management... [-]

Master of International Business in Hotel and Design Management (IHTTI, School of Hotel Management)

Swiss Education Group
Campus Full time 2 years February 2018 Switzerland Neuchâtel Montreux Leysin Luzern Le Bouveret Brig + 5 more

The Master of International Business in Hotel and Design Management is designed for graduates who aim to advance their career by gaining progressive knowledge of theoretical and applied topics in the spheres of luxury, hotel design and executive leadership. Through the programme of the master in hotel and design management, you will acquire skills in analysis, critical evaluation and professional application and gain the ability to solve problems rigorously and independently. This master in hotel and design management has been designed in consultation with the industry and endorsed by IHTTI's industry partners. [+]

Masters 2017 in Neuchâtel Switzerland. Master of International Business in Hotel and Design Management The Master of International Business in Hotel and Design Management is designed for graduates who aim to advance their career by gaining progressive knowledge of theoretical and applied topics in the spheres of luxury, hotel design and executive leadership. Through the programme of the master in hotel and design management, you will acquire skills in analysis, critical evaluation and professional application and gain the ability to solve problems rigorously and independently. This master in hotel and design management has been designed in consultation with the industry and endorsed by IHTTI's industry partners. 5 months 4-6 months Semester 1 Paid internship Hotel operations and design In Switzerland or worldwide Postgraduate Diploma in International Hotel and Design Management 5 months 4-6 months Semester 2 Paid internship Luxury business and design project In Switzerland or worldwide Master of International Business in Hotel and Design Management Semester 1 (5 months) Food & Beverage Service Practice and Supervision Food and Beverage Management Food & Beverage Theory and Menu Planning Housekeeping Management Front Office and Rooms Division Management and Concierge Services Hotel Information Systems Fundamentals of Interior Design Visual Technology AutoCAD Managerial Accounting (AH&LA) Human Resources and Management Principles Marketing Management for the Service Industry French, German, Spanish or Mandarin Internship (4-6 months) Practical Experience Semester 2 (5 months) International Luxury Business Management E-Marketing and Customer Relation Management Applied Corporate Finance for Hotel Managers Project Management Executive Professional Development Virtual Design Construction... [-]

Master of International Business in Hospitality Management with specialization (HIM - Hotel Institute Montreux)

Swiss Education Group
Campus Full time 2 years February 2018 Switzerland Montreux Neuchâtel Leysin Luzern Le Bouveret Brig + 5 more

The challenging Master degree program develops hospitality management skills together with business knowledge for students seeking executive level positions in the international world of hospitality and business. The business orientation of the program includes a specialization in Finance, Marketing, Human Resources or Luxury Business Management endorsed by leading companies; experts in their field. [+]

Master of International Business in Hospitality Management with specialization The challenging Master degree program develops hospitality management skills together with business knowledge for students seeking executive level positions in the international world of hospitality and business. The business orientation of the program includes a specialization in Finance, Marketing, Human Resources or Luxury Business Management endorsed by leading companies; experts in their field. Direct entries are accepted into term three of the program for graduates who hold a Bachelor degree in Hotel Management (or related discipline) and have a minimum of 6 months of work experience. The hospitality management training contains the following components. Food & Beverage and Rooms Division Management Application 11 weeks 11 weeks 4-6 months Term 1 Term 2 Paid internship in Switzerland or worldwide Postgraduate Diploma in Hospitality Business Management Hospitality Business Management and Specialization 11 weeks 11 weeks 4-6 months Term 3 Term 4 Paid internship in Switzerland or worldwide Master of International Business in Hospitality Management with specialization Term 1 (11 weeks) Food & Beverage Service Theory and Practical Bar and Beverage Management Food Production and Hygiene Hospitality Studies Housekeeping Management Computer Applications French, German, Spanish or Mandarin Term 2 (11 weeks) Hospitality Financial Accounting Food and Beverage Management Convention Management and Events Hospitality Sales and Marketing Front Office Management Cultural Diversity in Hospitality French, German, Spanish or Mandarin Internship (4-6 months) Practical Experience Term 3 (11 weeks) Managerial Accounting Yield and Revenue Management Tourism and Resort Management International Strategic Human Resource Management Business and... [-]