Master of Science Operations and Supply Chain Management
Programme in brief
Get the best out of 2 countries in this 1-year academic Master program. The programme enables you to develop key management, strategy and analytical skills and broadens your horizon by a truly international focus in the divers subjects and research projects.
Content of the programme
Term 1; September - December at Fontys in Venlo, The Netherlands;
- Supply Chains and Production Control Systems
- Research Skills and economics for International Supply Chains
- Maritime Finance and Business Modelling
Term 2; January - May at Plymouth University in Plymouth, U.K.
- Sustainable Supply Chain Management
- Operations Management for Competitive Advantage
Term 3; May - September location can be everywhere
- Capstone project
What to expect from us
Our ultimate aim is to prepare you for a management career whether or not you have academic and/or industry experience. We offer an opportunity to enhance your professional competence with the knowledge, technical capacity and skills demanded in senior management positions dealing with logistics, procurement and supply chain management issues.
Modes of instruction:
At Fontys we belief that a range of different study approaches prepare you best for the business field after graduation; workshops, lectures, group work, guest lectures, assignments, group discussions, logistic excursions and case studies.
What do we expect from you
To study this program you need to have career aspirations in logistics, procurement and supply chain management. You also need to have a great interest in other cultures, as you will study with students from different backgrounds and you will study in two different countries.
Students should be motivated to work hard since the programme has a heavy workload of 90 ECs in 1 year.