The new all English 15 month Master of Science will span the SCM, logistics, industrial marketing, purchasing and operations management (OM) domains, reflecting both the critical importance of these subject areas for students and their future employers, and the mix of academic expertise that is represented within the Rouen Business School.
Fast Facts programme • 15 month programme (including internship of 4-6 months) • Full time starting October 2012 • School fees (2012-2013) 13 000€ • Excellence Scholarships available of up to 15% for accepted students • Student assistant posts on campus available (variable hours) • A truly international and diverse learning environment
Programme overview • Phase 1: providing the ‘building blocks’ of Supply Chain Management, • Phase 2: focusing on the strategic side of International Supply Chain Management plus Individual Projects • Phase 3: internship and professional thesis
Examples of course modules 1. Strategic Management of Supply Chains 2. Business Logistics Management 3. Operations and Process Management 4. Procurement Management 5. Transport Economics 6. Contract Management, (Interaction and International Negotiations) 7. Information systems for SCM and Process redesign 8. Finance for Supply Chain Managers 9. Accounting for Supply Chain Managers 10. Change management and project management 11. Innovation & international supply chains 12. Leadership and Ethics for Supply Chain Managers
Teaching methods • Interactive seminars, focused on applied including case discussion and simulation • Academic and professional based tutorials with highly qualified professors and business executives
Future Careers The MSc in Supply Chain Management is designed for high-performing individuals who have an established interest in following a managerial career in one or more of the functions included in supply chain management: Supply chain strategy, outsourcing, contract management, procurement management, logistics management, production planning and control, warehouse management, transportation and distribution, information systems and e-commerce.
Graduates will be able to apply for membership to the Association for Operations Management (APICS) and to Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply Management (CIPS).