The focus area is a combination of operations research (e.g. inventory control, production planning and forecasting under random and non-random demand), and supply chain management (e.g. coordination problems like the bull-whip effect in supply chains, the impact of variability on production design, factory physics and lean manufacturing and coordination of incentives in supply chains using contracts).
Through courses in cost accounting and links in supply chain management, you will gain knowledge about control and incentive problems both in relation to the individual partner in the chain and the chain in total as well.
This Economics and Business Administration - Global Logistics and Supply Chain Management programme is offered by the University of Southern Denmark.
In general you will gain knowledge about and skills in using quantitative tools and models designed to analyse, plan and optimize core areas of a firm. Finally, you will learn about strategic issues in supply chain management and management accounting.
The MSc programme in Global logistics and Supply Chain Management at Campus Odense gives you an excellent versatile foundation for future career opportunities. The courses offer a unique combination of theory and practice to ensure a solid theoretical basis and tools readily employable in your first job. With this programme you are qualified for a job in Denmark or abroad e.g.: Supply Chain Manager, Production Manager, Lean Manager
The quality and relevance of the programme are accredited by the Danish Accreditation Institution.
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To apply for a Master's programme in Economics and Business Administration, you need a relevant Bachelor's degree. You can apply if you hold one of the following degrees:
You can also apply if you hold a similar Bachelor's degree including a minimum of 75 ECTS within the field of Economics and Business Administration, comprising at least 5 ECTS within each of the following subjects:
Methods for collection and analysis of data (statistics or other qualitative or quantitative methods, including mathematics or operations research/operations management. Data collection may be included to a minor extend)
Theory of Science and Scientific Methodology and Methods - this only applies if your degree is not from a university
If your degree does not fulfill the entry requirements, the study board will decide whether you can follow one or more supplementary courses.
Options for full-degree graduate students:
Only available for students applying for a master programme at our Sønderborg Campus
Six one-year scholarships are issued pr. year: three for studies within the technical field i.e. Mechatronics and Innovation & Business respectively, and three are for studies within the field of business administration i.e. Business Relationship Management.
A scholarship of DKK 40.000 may be granted if and when the requirements are met. It is paid in two instalments of DKK 20.000 per semester. The scholarship grant depends on acceptance and enrolment as a full-time student in one of the above mentioned programmes.
Options for Exchange and Guest Students:
Danish Government Scholarships for Foreign Nationals - The scholarship helps cover living expenses.
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