Management Science : MRes

In Lancaster

£ 16,000 VAT inc.
  • Typology

    Master

  • Location

    Lancaster

  • Duration

    12 Months

  • Start

    Different dates available

Description

This programme offers an ideal preparation for someone wishing to:

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

or

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:
Optimisation
Forecasting and Market Modelling
Operations Management
Supply Chain Management and Modelling
Transport and Logistics
Health Systems
Simulation
Information Systems and Technology

Facilities

Location

Starts

Lancaster (Lancashire)
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Lancaster University, LA1 4YW

Starts

Different dates availableNow taking bookings

To take into account

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

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

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What you'll learn on the course

  • systems
  • Management Research
  • Management
  • Research Design
  • Research methods
  • Design
  • Analysing management
  • Literature
  • 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.

Core

    • 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
£ 16,000 VAT inc.