|Application deadline:||To benefit from the scholarships, candidates need to finish their application before the deadlines published on our website.|
|Tuition fee:|| |
|Start date:||February 2015, September 2015|
|Credits (ECTS):|| 60 ECTS Details |
Before graduation, students will complete a masters thesis equivalent to 8 ECTS credits.
|Duration full-time:||12 months|
|Delivery mode:||On Campus|
|More information:||Go to university website|
The strengths of the programme
Supply chain and purchasing management are integral to the success of international businesses who are striving towards competitive advantages on a global level. The key to this success is having the right skills and knowledge to plan and execute strategies that boost revenues and reduce costs.
The programme has been designed in collaboration with MIP politecnico di Milano and the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply. Graduates of this programme will be well equipped to meet the challenges associated associated with managing international business transactions in the field of supply chain and purchasing management.
The Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply (CIPS) has awarded its accreditation to this programme. Students receive automatic membership to CIPS.
For students registered in the Extended (two-year) version of the MSCPM programme, you will begin with a selection of courses which focus on the core skills of management. You will then proceed with three phases of study focusing specifically on supply chain and purchasing management.
Courses will be taught in Nantes by Audencia's permanent or visiting faculty and they aim at providing the knowledge, skills and techniques that are fundamental to management studies. Skills learned during this phase will be your foundation for the subsequent programme courses.
Core Management Phase: Courses in Nantes (Extended programme only)
Semester 1 (or 2 for Extended version students) in Nantes.
Semester 2 (or 3 for Extended version students) in Milan.
Semester 3 (or 4 for Extended version students) anywhere in the world.
Final project/Internship. A supervisor will be allocated to help with the first part of the thesis (literature review) and to read and grade the final report.
For Extended programme students an additional 30 credit project/internship is required which lasts for 6 months after the end of the last academic courses
Students and professionals coming from a wide array of backgrounds and an excellent level of written and spoken English, who wish to develop a career in the field of supply chain management, purchasing management, procurement, operations management, logistics or other related fields.
2014 Class profile:
150 students divided in four groups.
93% non-French students coming from China, Colombia, Egypt, France, Germany, India, Italy, Ivory Coast, Libya, Mexico, Morocco, Nigeria, Norway, Peru, Spain, Sweden, the United Kingdom and Venezuela.
25 average age
Audencia Nantes' commitment to excellence and diversity is shown through the various types of scholarships given out each year to students of merit from different backgrounds.
Audencia Nantes awards over € 500,000 in scholarships per year giving the opportunity for students around the world to study in a world-class international environment.
Our aim is to open up the best business education to students that show the skill and motivation to be the leaders of tomorrow.
Early Application Waiver of € 1000: awarded to candidates who submit their on-line application for the programme before January 31st. You can find the on-line application on the programme's website: http://www.audencia.com/mscpm
Achievement Scholarships of € 3000: awarded to candidates the best-ranked candidates according to the programme's admissions criteria. These criteria include the undergraduate GPA, results of language tests and professional experience among others.
Diversity Scholarships of € 3000: awarded to candidates whose nationality was not represented in the last two years and that are above a minimum mark according to admissions criteria. Candidates from the chosen regions who apply early have a higher chance of obtaining an award, as scholarships are only given to the first applicant from the underrepresented country to register in the programme.
Global Leadership Awards of € 3000: awarded to candidates who meet us during our stops around the world as part of Audencia’s Global Responsibility Tour. The criteria set to award the prize are the same as those for admission to the programmes. Please check the next Global Responsibility Tour stops on our website: http://www.audencia.com/en/international/meet-us-global-responsibility-tour/
The Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply (CIPS) has awarded its accreditation to this programme.
This programme is offered in partnership with MIP Politecnico di Milano.