Business Administration Specialization in Organizational and Management Control, M.Sc.

Business Administration Specialization in Organizational and Management Control, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
University rank #59 (ARWU) ,
The Business Administration Specialization in Organizational and Management Control programme from the University of Groningen concentrates on the knowledge and skills that contribute to good guidance and management of organisations.

About

The Business Administration Specialization in Organizational and Management Control programme from the University of Groningen involves studying the effectiveness and other implications of control practices. 

During this programme you will gain knowledge about accounting and financial management techniques. These are used to provide (non-)financial information and to develop planning and control systems. You will also develop skills needed to communicate the information in an effective manner. The techniques will be placed in a context of broader issues, such as strategy and culture, and special attention will be paid to changes in systems and techniques. You will explore subjects like management accounting, financial management, management control and management of change. A combination of teaching and assessment methods is used.

Job prospects

As a graduate you are qualified for various types of jobs. You may find work in national and international companies, non-profit organisations or government institutions. Employers value O&MC students because of their analytical and communicative skills, and their ability to combine an understanding of accounting and control systems with knowledge of the business.

Accreditation

EQUIS and AACSB accredited

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Financial Management for O&MC 
  • Management Accounting Change 
  • Management Accounting Techniques 
  • Master's Thesis BA O&MC 
  • Research & Skills for MSc BA 
  • Research in Management Control 
For more information, please visit the programme website.

          Detailed Programme Facts

          • Programme intensity Full-time
            • Full-time duration 12 months
          • Credits
            60 ECTS
          • Languages
            • English
          • Delivery mode
            On Campus

          English Language Requirements

          You only need to take one of these language tests:

          • Minimum required score:

            90

            The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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          • Minimum required score:

            575

            The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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          • Minimum required score:

            6.5

            The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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          Academic Requirements

          You only need to take one of these tests:

          • You need the following GMAT score:

            Required score: 500

            The GMAT - or Graduate Management Admission Test - is a frequent requirement for admission at management and business schools across the world. The GMAT score ranges between 200 and 800 and measures the verbal and quantitative reasoning of test-takers. Read more about the GMAT.

          • This programme accepts GRE® scores, however, has not provided a recommended or minimum required score range.

            The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. The GRE® General Test contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.

          • Certified competences - GMAT/GRE; 
          • Grade list - A certified grade list(s) is considered in the evaluation.
          • Language test - TOEFL and IELTS
          • Previous education - To be eligible for admission to this Master, you need to hold an academic Bachelor's or Master's degree from a research university in one of the following - or closely related - fields: Business Economics, Business Administration, Econometrics and Operations Research, Economics and Business Economics, International Business, Technology Management, Management Control.

                            Tuition Fee

                            • International Applies to you

                              14200 EUR/year
                              Tuition Fee
                              Based on the original amount of 14200 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
                            • EU/EEA Applies to you

                              2006 EUR/year
                              Tuition Fee
                              Based on the original amount of 2006 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
                            We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

                            Living costs for Groningen

                            • 750 - 1000 EUR/month
                              Living Costs

                            The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

                            Funding

                            Several scholarships are available for international students who are motivated to study Bachelor’s, Master’s and PhD programmes, as well as for exchanges, short courses and research stays at our university.

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