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4120f - Operations Management (Dual Award) MSc/MSc

Operations Management (Dual Award) MSc/MSc

Start in: September 2021

Engage with the study of operations management and explore different business environments and cultural contexts.

Overview

On successful completion of the course, you'll be awarded:

  • Operations and Supply Chain Management MSc from Newcastle University
  • Technology Operations Management MSc from the University of Groningen

 

The course will suit those looking to develop the necessary specialist knowledge and skills to pursue careers in:

  • operations management
  • technology management
  • supply chain management
  • general management
  • consulting

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Qualifications explained

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What you'll learn

You'll learn how to:

  • analyse operations functions in different countries
  • understand various institutional environments

You'll develop a sharp eye for operations management within multinational enterprises.

Modules

You will study modules on this course. A module is a unit of a course with its own approved aims and outcomes and assessment methods.

How you'll learn

Your development

Professional skills

On completion of this course, you'll be able to:

  • Improve business performance
  • Develop operations strategies
  • Organise competitive advantages in technology-intensive industries
  • Conceptualise real-world problems using analytical frameworks drawn from operations theory
  • Identify key factors and theories, critically analyse and evaluate the concepts and practices of operations strategy in different contexts
  • Solve operations problems within different business environments. This will be with a focus on operations strategy
  • Integrate evidence from a variety of sources to effect improvement in the operations performance
  • Advise within the workplace on operation functions and strategy in both national and international contexts

These will enhance your employability for operations management roles within international, multinational or transnational companies.

Your future

Graduate destinations

Graduates from this course have undertaken various roles, including:

  • business analyst
  • offshore bid manager
  • senior consultant
  • management trainee supply chain

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Quality and ranking

All professional accreditations are reviewed regularly by their professional body

Facilities

Newcastle University Business School is one of the largest Schools in the University. We have over 3,500 students representing over 93 nationalities. Our location and modern design creates a dynamic centre point for a valuable network of:

  • regional, national and international thought leaders
  • alumni
  • leading professions

Our facilities provide:

  • a flexible and dedicated conference suite with panoramic views across the city
  • Wi-Fi enabled connectivity throughout the building, including three computer clusters housing approximately 120 PCs
  • four large lecture theatres and 21 seminar rooms, providing comfortable teaching and group study space
  • a dedicated Hub and Base providing a balanced mix of study space and relaxation areas
  • a contemporary café

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees for 2021 entry (per year)

What you're paying for

Tuition fees include the costs of:

  • matriculation
  • registration
  • tuition (or supervision)
  • library access
  • examination
  • re-examination
  • graduation

Some of our degrees involve additional costs which are not covered by your tuition fees.

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  • additional costs
  • living costs
  • tuition fees, including how to pay them and available discounts

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Entry requirements

The entrance requirements below apply to 2021 entry.

Qualifications from outside the UK

English Language requirements

How to apply

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Applications for 2022/23
You'll be able to apply for 2022/23 entry from September 2021


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  • discover what students think about studying at Newcastle

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Questions about this course?

If you have specific questions about this course you can contact:

Dr Susan Addison
Degree Programme Director
Newcastle University Business School
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