Lancaster University

Management Science : MRes

Lancaster University
In Lancaster

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Important information

Typology Master
Location Lancaster
Duration 12 Months
Start Different dates available
  • Master
  • Lancaster
  • Duration:
    12 Months
  • Start:
    Different dates available

This programme offers an ideal preparation for someone wishing to:

Research a topic in depth, as preparation for a PhD in Management Science


Lay the foundations for a specialist job in government, industry or consulting

This 12-month programme provides an opportunity for students with some familiarity with the theory and techniques of Management Science to extend their knowledge of methodology and applications and carry out an extended piece of desk research.

The MRes may be taken as a stand-alone programme, suitable for students wishing to extend their knowledge in some specific area of Management Science, or those with extensive practical experience wishing to research on the more theoretical aspects of the work.
Specialist areas include:
Forecasting and Market Modelling
Operations Management
Supply Chain Management and Modelling
Transport and Logistics
Health Systems
Information Systems and Technology

Facilities (1)
Where and when
Starts Location
Different dates available
Lancaster University, LA1 4YW, Lancashire, England
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Starts Different dates available
Lancaster University, LA1 4YW, Lancashire, England
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To take into account

· Who is it intended for?

Graduates interested in a career in logistics, transport management, supply chain management, systems and information management, marketing analytics

· Requirements

2:1 (Hons) degree (UK or equivalent)

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What you'll learn on the course

Management Research
Research Design
Research methods
Analysing management
Science Dissertation
Literature Review

Course programme

You will study a range of modules as part of your course, some examples of which are listed below.


    • Searching for Information in Management Research
    • Research Design in Management
    • Research Methods
    • Research Methods
    • Analysing management in practice
    • Literature Review Essay 1 (Route A)
    • Literature Review Essay 2
    • MRes in Management Science Dissertation
    • Literature Review Essay 1 (Route B)

Information contained on the website with respect to modules is correct at the time of publication, but changes may be necessary, for example as a result of student feedback, Professional Statutory and Regulatory Bodies' (PSRB) requirements, staff changes, and new research.

Additional information

Overseas Fee £22,000

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