About This Masters Degree
The Master in Operations Management & Logistics seeks to provide skills and competencies to people who want to successfully respond to the new challenges we face today in our society. A new operational approach is required for an environment that is characterized by a structural change in every way.
The management of Operations and Logistics require any professional to develop their skills and competences as a manager in the Operations and Supply Chain (SCM), and this is precisely the goal of this master.
This program is not intended to theorize about Logistics and Operations, but to develop the necessary criteria to enable all the students to have a global, clear, and comprehensive overview of current operations and see how they efficiently and effectively interact in our current environment.
In the program the theoretical approach is used only to induce the student to “learn by doing” exercises, such as debates and case studies, which seek the enrichment of participants, by identifying all possible solutions and alternatives to the different business situations.
The target of this program:Are professionals, managers, students, and everyone who wants to acquire a new vision and dimension of the today operations and logistics. People who need to consolidate and develop an innovative mindset for the management and leadership of the area of Operations.
Final ProjectThroughout the Online Master in Operations Management & Logistics, you will develop all your skills and competencies, especially your entrepreneurial sense, since you will be required to develop an International Business Operation Plan during the master, which will have to be viable in the current market. The International Business Operation Plan will be developed in work teams.
Therefore, our goal is that as you go through the master you could be able to consolidate the knowledge learned in your project. Along the master there are three mentoring sessions held by experts, who provide guidance and support to project development.
Finally, at the end of the master each team will make a presentation of their project in front of a panel of specialists and experts, who will evaluate them.
ECTS Educational SystemThe Online Master in Operations Management & Logistics is regulated by the European Credit Transfer System, a system which measures and values the required work to be done by the students in order to acquire all the necessary competences, knowledge, and skills to overcome the different subjects of the Master.
This master has a total of 60 ECTS, equivalent to 1500 hours of student involvement.
Modules of the programModule 1
Trends in operations management in the company
Key capabilities in operations management
Operations in the purchases and provisioning
Operations in the production processes
Integrated Management Systems
Final Master Project
Methodology of the MasterThe methodology of the Online Master in Operations Management & Logistics is based on active participation of students through our online Campus in many activities, such as analysis and resolution of real business experiences and case studies. Therefore our methodology is based on “learning by doing”, relying on software tools and Simulation Systems Business.
Furthermore, the master requires a combination of individual and team work, analyzing and resolving different activities, real business experiences, case studies, business simulations, forums, discussions, etc. Not to mention the final Project of the master, which is the backbone of this Master.
Teaching staffOur Teaching staff is not just academics but businessmen, entrepreneurs, professionals and executives who are at top positions in different businesses and sectors. They focus on innovating in their companies, defining profitable and successful business models that add value to their employees and society.
Our teachers seek to train students offering them an edgy and realistic view of the business world, as well as giving them the opportunity to practice different skills that students will be able to immediately bring in at their work places.
Online Master in Operations Management & Logistics
page on the Barcelona Executive Business School website for more details!
Resume (CV), Motivation letter, Passport or ID copy, University or Bachelor Degree, Academic record (Transcript/Grades), Professional experience, Proficiency / Advanced level in English or Spanish skills, depending if you choose to study the master 100% in Spanish or 100% in English, in case it is not your mother tongue.