Knowledge and expertise in operations management is an important requirement of managers across all business functions and there is an increasing demand for operations management specialists in all types of organizations.
The Operations Management programme at Heriot-Watt University will build knowledge of operations management principles and concepts, and how they can be applied, across different organizational functions including finance, sales, marketing, human resource management, and design.
It will also develop expertise in the use of various quality, process and supply chain management tools and techniques for analyzing and improving operations in a wide range of industries including manufacturing, services, the public sector, and the third sector.
On completion of the programme students are able to identify, conceptualize and define new problems and issues and have the ability to contribute towards the competitiveness of any organization.
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- Global Purchasing and Supply
- Quality Management and Engineering
- Operations Management
- System Thinking and Analysis
- Strategies for Managing Supply Chains
- Research Philosophy and Practice
- 12 months
- 24 months
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DisciplinesManagement, Organisation & Leadership Master in Management (MIM) View 1365 other Masters in Management, Organisation & Leadership in United Kingdom
- A good Honours degree (first or second class) or its non-UK equivalent in a relevant subject from a recognized British or overseas university.
International15560 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 15560 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
EU/EEA7168 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 7168 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
Part time fees:
Scotland / Non-UK EU:£3,584
England / Northern Ireland / Wales: £3,584
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