Supply Chain Management

Rijksuniversiteit Groningen

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Deze opleiding

!Deze opleiding communiceert alleen in het Engels.
We tonen daarom de Engelstalige opleidingsinformatie.
How can organisations combine efficiency with fast delivery, reliability, quality and flexibility? This requires a perfect design, organisation, control and planning of the whole supply chain.

**Two first places: Best MSc Supply Chain Management in the Netherlands (joint 1st) - Higher Education Guide Masters 2017 (joint 1st) & Elsevier 2016**

A supply chain can be seen as a network of organisations working together to carry out customer orders. It is a flow of materials, information and services. The programme in Groningen is unique in that it tackles the full range of the supply chain within all types of organisations (production, distribution and services).

You will focus on the design and coordination of supply chains, and the planning and control of supply chain operations. All aligned with the latest insights and trends, using both qualitative and quantitative methods. The programme has professionals from industry involved and your teachers have a close relationship to SCM topics in both science and practice.

Graduates are able to define, diagnose and analyse supply chain decision problems, and propose and evaluate effective solutions. With a mixture of rigorous academic methods and practical applicability, graduates have learned to develop supply chain theories, methods and best practices. 

Through the selection of elective courses you can focus on supply chains in specific contexts,  for example in healthcare logistics or process industry.

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locatieGroningen
diplomaMSc Supply Chain Management
typeregulier, 60 EC
start1 februari, 1 september
taalvolledig English
opleidingsduur12 maanden voltijd
accreditatiesAACSB, NVAO
croho-code60093
heeft geen numerus fixus
geen honoursprogramma
Studying Economics and Business in Groningen

Waarom aan de Rijksuniversiteit?

The programme is a unique mixture of rigorous academic learning and practical applicability. You learn how to design, coordinate and control entire supply chains. You will learn to diagnose supply chain decision problems and propose, implement and evaluate effective solutions. Besides, it's an internationally accredited programme, ensuring a high quality education that meets both the AACSB and EQUIS standards, which only one percent of universities reach worldwide.

Studieprogramma

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opbouw
Check for in-depth info on all courses: http://www.rug.nl/ocasys/feb/vak/showpos?opleiding=5266

Electives:
  • Behavioural Operations Management
  • Business Process Innovation and Change
  • Healthcare Operations
  • Operations Management in Process Industry
  • Innovation in Healthcare Organizations
  • Inventory Management
  • Supply Chain Dynamics
  • Innovation & Entrepreneurship


Core courses are Strategic Supply Chain Management, Supply Chain Network Design, Logistics & Supply Chain Operations and Process Improvement & Change. The first three courses address supply chain issues on a strategic, tactical and operational level, whereas Process Improvement and Change focusses on the implementation of improvements.
periode
Logistics and Supply Chain Operations
Service Operations, Strategic Supply Chain management, Purchasing: selection of two out of these three courses is compulsory, remaining course can be selected as an elective
Supply Chain Network Design
Research Methods for SCM
Master's Thesis SCM
Process Improvement and Change
Elective(s) MSc SCM *

specialisaties

specialisatie Healthcare Management

Choose 30 ECs in Healthcare during your MSc and open up a lot of extra career opportunities with the Healthcare Management Certificate.

You have to take and pass the electives Healthcare Operations and Innovations in Healthcare Organizations, and write and round off successfully an MSc thesis on a healthcare topic.

  1. Master Internship

Onderwijs

taal van onderwijs100% en
onderwijsopzet42% zelfstudie
29% theorie
29% praktijk
avondonderwijsn.v.t.
afstandsonderwijsn.v.t.
Studying means working independently and planning your studies yourself. But successful studying depends on many different factors, so it is understandable that you may need to consult an impartial expert to discuss your study progress and personal circumstances that influence your studies. The faculty's study advisors are available to help you. Obviously, everything discussed with the study advisor remains confidential.

Toelating en studiekosten

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startmomenten

1 februari 2018
aanmelding deadline : 15 oktober 2017
collegegeld nog niet bekend
1 september 2017
aanmelding deadline : 1 juli 2017
wettelijk tarief : € 2006
instellingstarief : € 2006
niet-EU/EER studenten : € 14200
1 september 2018
aanmelding deadline : 1 juli 2018
collegegeld nog niet bekend
toelatingseisen

vooropleiding
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 Administration, Econometrics and Operations Research, Economics and Business Economics, International Business, Industrial Engineering.

To assess whether your educational/academic background meets the specific programme requirements, we will consider the level and curriculum of your previous studies, and the grades that you have obtained.

For more information, see: http://www.rug.nl/feb/education/admissions/nl/2/

If you have any questions concerning admission, please contact our Admissions Office: http://www.rug.nl/education/international-students/application-procedure/support/admissions-office

studie kosten
bron: Rijksuniversiteit Groningen
bedrag kostenpost
€ 8000levensonderhoudper jaar
inbegrepen in collegegeld
examination
registration fee

estimated monthly costs

bron: Nibud
bedragkostenpost
303kamerhuur in Groningenrond het landelijk gemiddelde
22internet+tv
152boodschappen/kostgeld
32telefoon
117verzekeringen
158collegegeldop basis van € 1906 per jaar
80studieboeken en -spullen
29drinken/snoep/snacks
77uiterlijkkleding, kapper, schoenen
30contributies/abonnementen
132vrije tijdstappen, uit eten, vakantie
42vervoernaast de OV-kaart
45overig

€ 1171totale maandelijkse uitgaven landelijk gemiddelde is € 1181
Hiernaast staat een overzicht van de gemiddelde kosten die een uitwonende student heeft. Niet iedere student heeft met iedere kostenpost te maken. Het totaalgemiddelde is dus niet gelijk aan de optelsom van alle kostenposten.

Bekijk ook de uitgebreide toelichting: wat kost studeren?

Studenten en studentenleven

studentaantallen

? studenten volgen deze opleiding
?% daarvan is vrouw
? eerstejaars gestart in 2012
?% daarvan is vrouw
27868 studenten aan de Rijksuniversiteit Groningen
51% daarvan is vrouw
bron: HBO-raad/VSNU

studievereniging

EBF
The EBF (Faculty of Economics and Business student association) is an association that builds a bridge for students between their college years and career. The EBF organizes symposia, research projects in and outside of Europe, two-day congresses and much more events.

TeMa
The Study Association for Technology Management, better known as TeMa, organizes activities especially for students of management studies with a technical approach. Besides social activities, TeMa also organizes Inhousedays, an Inhousetour and an International Study Project.

Op kamers in Groningen

55216studenten studerend
31914studenten woonachtig   
€ 303gemiddelde kamerprijs
kamer betaalbaarheid
21 m2gemiddelde kameroppervlak
kamer beschikbaarheid
bron: Nationale Studenten Enquête

aan het woord: studenten en docenten

Robert van der Wielen
"It is well deserved that the MSc Supply Chain Management has been awarded the 'Top Degree Programme' predicate by the editors of the Keuzegids."

"Supply Chain Management is a very relevant field of study, for example because of the development of e-commerce and the increase in easiness of growing a global business. This is one of the reasons why I chose to study Supply Chain Management. I wanted to study something that is relevant in society. Something you can talk about on birthday parties.
In this respect, the study has certainly not disappointed me. For example, this January (2015) we have visited the new distribution centre of Wehkamp.nl, which appears to be the world's largest automated distribution centre for online retail...
There is a large variety in courses. Qualitative, quantitative, strategic and practical. This enables you to work on both your soft skills and hard skills, and to develop a wide base of knowledge in different fields of Supply Chain Management.
In short, it is well deserved that the MSc Supply Chain Management has been awarded the 'Top Degree Programme' predicate by the editors of the Keuzegids."


lees verder ...
Zhida Xu
It's up to you how you develop as a student

I was keen to come to Europe Because of the friendliness and openness of the people. I eventually opted for Groningen because of the high standard of teaching.

I like the field of study mainly because nearly all companies have an operation function. I'm particularly fascinated by the way companies try to analyse their production processes. The MSc programme offers many Options. You can choose your own path with optional courses. If you work hard you can learn a lot from this programme. It's entirely up to you how you develop as a student...
I think it's very important to do an internship as part of the programme so that you can get an idea of how things work in practice.


lees verder ...

Keuzehulp

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Studievergelijker

1/3 Rijksuniversiteit
Supply Chain Management
€ 303 gemiddelde kamerhuur
9 eerstejaars
66% vrouw
? uur contacttijd/week
2/3 Erasmus
Supply Chain Management
€ 342 gemiddelde kamerhuur
34 eerstejaars
38% vrouw
? uur contacttijd/week
3/3 Tilburg University
Supply Chain Management
€ 253 gemiddelde kamerhuur
13 eerstejaars
53% vrouw
? uur contacttijd/week
disclaimer: bovenstaande cijfers en beoordelingen zijn aangeleverd door de opleidingen zelf. Wij kunnen de juistheid niet garanderen.

Feiten en / studie in cijfers

bron: Nationale Studenten Enquete 2015
deze
opleiding
landelijk
algemeen oordeel3.94.0
inhoud3.73.8
docenten43.8
studiefaciliteiten3.63.7
studielast3.53.5
studiebegeleiding3.63.6

Studentoordelen

De Nationale Studenten Enquete is het grootschalige onderzoek van de overheid onder studenten in Nederland naar de kwaliteit van opleidingen aan hogescholen en universiteiten.
In 2015 hebben meer dan 200.000 studenten hun oordeel gegeven over hun studie en instelling.

Supply Chain Management aan de Rijksuniversiteit Groningen is beoordeeld door 24 respondenten. Gemiddeld waarderen ze de opleiding met 3.9 uit 5.

Na de studie

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Beroepsperspectief / arbeidsmarkt

After graduation, you are ready for a career as a supply chain manager. You may find a job as a logistics, purchase or supply chain manager or analyst in a production, distribution or service environment. You may also become a consultant in the supply chain management or operations management practice. Alternatively, you might opt for an academic career as a researcher.
The MSc programme provides you with the skills and tools related to the field of supply chain management, as well with as general management and professional skills like how to communicate in business, how to write management reports, how to give presentations, to work in teams and how to do a consulting project.

Furthermore, because all our programmes are EQUIS and AACSB accredited, a standard which only one percent of universities reach worldwide, your degree will be highly valued on the labour market.

FEB Careers Company:

To support you in developing your career and strengthen your employability skills, our FEB Careers Company empowers you to achieve lifelong success through various career services during your studies.Check: http://www.rug.nl/feb/career-services/

current job market

vergeleken met andere studies

zoektijd baangoed
salaris na 1,5 jaar goed
kans op een vaste baan zeer goed
bron: Elsevier beste banen 2015

Potentiële beroepen

  • consultant
  • logistics manager
  • purchase manager
  • quality manager
  • researcher
  • supply chain manager
bron: StudieData

Contact

prospectives.feb@rug.nl
Meer informatie?
Bezoek de website van deze opleiding.

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