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Management, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
University rank #970 (BCR) Namur, Belgium
To help you become the professional that companies need, UNamur teaches all aspects of management: finance, marketing, innovation, consultancy, data management, processes, client and provider relationships, etc.You will become a proactive and well-informed decision-maker, capable of managing projects and teams in complex international, multicultural and innovating environments.

Overview

2 YEAR MASTER – 120 CREDITS

The Master in Management programmes offer 2 focuses and 3 areas of study.

YOU MAY CHOOSE ONE FOCUS AND ONE AREA OF STUDY
-› Focuses:
  • Business analysis and integration: an advanced study of the different areas of management (corporate finance, organisations, human resources, strategic analysis, etc.) and of their integration in a global perspective.  You will gain more in-depth knowledge of the principal management functions and their international dimension and you will learn to deal with managerial problems in the context of their economic, social and political environment.
  • Teaching Management: you will become an approved teacher of management, economics, law and accountancy at upper secondary level.  In addition to an in-depth study of pedagogical sciences, you will follow a curriculum in management via your choice of area of study, options and period spent abroad.
-› Areas of study:
  • Business ‘immersion’ (unique in the Wallonia-Brussels Federation) combines rigorous university studies with practical experience valued by the job market and gained via a series of placements based around a managerial project carried out in business; Aim: intra-/entrepreneurial projects – a company-related thesis-project based on 3 placements within this company and 2 options chosen from the various topics on offer
  • Advanced management leads to a high level of expertise in one of the main fields of management; Aim: expert – 2-3 options, a thesis and potentially a business placement, all related to the same topic
  • General management provides a broad study of the different areas of management;Aim: generalist – 3 options, a thesis and a business placement on several topics
-› Choice of options depending on selected area of study:
  • ‘Management and consultancy’ topic: to learn to analyse and solve problems and be able to provide services to companies (including a real consultancy project).

  • ‘Finance’ topic: portfolio management, investment strategies, stock and financial markets, investment techniques, financial derivatives, management of risk and its international dimension, corporate finance, financial analysis and the communication of financial information.

  • ‘Services and Marketing Management’ topic (unique in Belgium): to develop skills in marketing, operations, IT, technology, law and human resources in the service sector – knowing existing clients and finding new ones, developing successful products or services and standing out in a competitive, communication-oriented and technological world.

  • ‘Innovation and Entrepreneurship’ topic: for future managers who will be the drivers of innovation for their own entrepreneurial project or for development projects within the company for which they work.

Options on other topics may be taken at the Louvain School of Management, ICHEC or the Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management, our partners in French-speaking Belgium.

KEY ASPECTS OF THE STUDY PROGRAMME

Besides your chosen focus and area of study, your Master will be based around 3 key aspects:

  • a long-term business placement in Belgium or abroad, to introduce you to the real world of business and prepare you for your future roles;

  • a period of study with one of our partners in Flanders (Ghent, Antwerp, Leuven, etc.), in Europe (notably Barcelona, Rome, Warsaw, Budapest, Rotterdam, Maastricht, Tampere, etc.), or further away in the US, Canada, Australia, the Philippines, Brazil, India, Tunisia, Mexico, Taiwan, etc.

  • a thesis in collaboration with a company, organisation or research centre, which will bring together all the knowledge and skills you have acquired throughout your studies.

1 YEAR MASTER – 60 CREDITS

This programme is accessible under the same conditions as the ‘Master 120 credits’ in Management.  Usually following a Bachelor from a ‘haute école’ (higher education institution) and a preparatory year, it will enhance your management skills and give you access to the graduate job market.

This Master focuses on the general and transdisciplinary aspects of company/organisation management.  This transdisciplinary approach is facilitated by a study of business ethics, corporate finance, performance management, marketing and entrepreneurship.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Business intervention
  • Business communication
  • Change management

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
    • Duration description

      The Master in Management also exists in 1 year - 60 credits programme that takes 12 months to complete.

  • Credits
    120 ECTS
  • Languages
    • Partially taught in English
    • Partially taught in French
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

Conditions for admission

For details of conditions for admission, please visit www.unamur.be/eco/etudes-gestion/conditions-master (in French only) or contact the registration service (‘service des inscriptions’).

Admissions procedure

If you have a degree from an institution outside of Belgium, you will need to complete and return the admissions request form (www.unamur.be/en/teaching/admission) before 31 August (30 April for students from outside the European Union).

For admission to the teaching focus of the Master, you will also be required to pass a French language test at level C1 on the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.

Tuition Fee

  • EU/EEA

    835 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 835 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Namur

  • 720 - 1120 EUR/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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