|Application deadline:||The closing date for applications is normally the last working day of July each year; however an early application is advisable as places are limited.|
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|Start date:||September 2014|
|Credits:|| ECTS |
|Duration full-time:||12 months|
|Delivery mode:||On Campus|
The School offers five closely-related MSc courses in the fields of Operations Management attracting students from many countries.
MSc in Operations Management
MSc in Operations Management and Manufacturing Systems
MSc in Industrial Engineering and Operations Management
MSc in Supply Chain and Operations Management
MSc in Logistics and Supply Chain Management
The MSc courses in Operations and Supply Chain Management and Logistics focus on manufacturing, service and distribution enterprises. They will prepare you for a career in working with companies to build a competitive edge based on high levels of technical and managerial competence. The courses aim to integrate management techniques and the technologies that they control, with emphasis on the strategic relevance of solutions. Our strong links with the University's Engineering Faculty mean that you can also choose modules from their courses.
We welcome applications from graduates in engineering, management, and related disciplines. The courses are suitable for you if you want to pursue a career in operations management whether or not you have a first degree in a closely related area. The full-time courses require a major individual dissertation project that is undertaken in the summer, and is intended to integrate knowledge, methodology, and practical skills. We encourage our students to present their findings as conference papers or journal articles.
Previous graduates have entered career areas such as Continuous Improvement, IT, Operations Management, Consultancy, Pharmaceuticals, Supply Chain/Logistics, Project Management, Quality Assurance, Planning and Production Management. Some graduates have also gone into self-employment.
Students must select 180 credits in total.
Logistics and Supply Chain Management dissertation.
To gain a place on our MSc programmes, you will need to meet our general as well as course-specific admission requirements.
Our general requirements cover English language and academic requirements:
General academic requirements
The academic requirement for each programme is normally a first or an upper second class honours degree from a UK university or an overseas equivalent.
English language requirements
If your first language is not English, we may require evidence of your competence in English. Please see our guidance for information about exemptions. If evidence of competence is required we will accept:
Or any one of the following two options:
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|TOEFL paper-based test score:||600|
|TOEFL computer-based test score:||250|
|TOEFL iBT® test:||100|
Nottingham University Business School Scholarships
Up to two full tuition fee scholarships for the MSc Banking and Finance Programme (UK/EU/OS)
Up to two tuition fee scholarships for the following MSc Programmes (UK/EU):
Up to four full tuition fee scholarships for the full-time MSc Finance and Investment Programme (UK/EU/Overseas)
Up to four half tuition fee scholarships for any of the full-time MSc Programmes (UK/EU):
Up to two full tuition fee scholarships for the MSc International Business Programme (UK/EU/OS):
To be eligible to apply for any of these Scholarships you must have:
We hope you still want to study for a Nottingham MSc even if your scholarship application is unsuccessful.
If we award you a scholarship, we may ask you to become a student ambassador to support and promote our MSc Programmes.
The award of this scholarship will be based on the following:
How to apply?
Complete the application form. Any queries, please contact the Postgraduate Office: Tel: +44 (0)115 8466603 or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Business School is offering a 10% discount on tuition fees to any student that has previously graduated from University of Nottingham (UK/EU/Overseas). For more information, please contact the Postgraduate Office:
Tel: +44 (0)115 8466603
ESRC Doctoral Training Centre (DTC) Scholarships
The ESRC DTC Scholarships cover full tuition fees and an annual stipend £13,590 (current ESRC rate) for up to a period of 4 years. They are open to UK/EU applicants who wants to pursue a Masters plus PhD (1+3) on one of the following pathways within the Business School:
MSc in Risk Management
Scholarship applications close in mid February 2013.
For further details please contact Amanda.Shacklock@nottingham.ac.uk.
The University offers a wide range of international Scholarships, which are specific to countries or regions. For more information about all Business School and University of Nottingham Scholarships go to: http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/internationalstudents/scholarshipsfeesfinance/scholarships/index.aspx#international
New for 2013/14 entry, the University's International Office has 30 Nottingham Alumni High Achiever Masters Scholarships for our own Nottingham, Malaysia and Ningbo campus alumni. These scholarships are worth 25% of the tuition fees. For more details about these scholarships, please view Nottingham Alumni High Achiever Masters Scholarship.
The Alternative Guide to Postgraduate Funding is a guide to the more unusual alternative sources of funding which make awards to current and prospective postgraduates, regardless of course or nationality. It contains links to over 300 alternative funding bodies. Prospective students can request a copy via the Graduate School website.
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