Karin Stalenhoef_alumna Supply Chain Management

Alumna Supply Chain Management Karin Stalenhoef

now Manager Procurement Operations at Vanderlande Industries

Supply Chain Management

1 year English Starts end of August and end of January

Design, implement, and manage competitive supply chain processes within and across organizational boundaries. As a supply chain manager or consultant, you take the collaboration with suppliers and distribution partners to the next level by optimizing and integrating key processes such as production/operations, purchasing, and distribution.

85.4%
of the current students is (very) satisfied with the program

National Student Survey, 2018 | n=99

#1
in the Netherlands, #6 in Europe, #28 worldwide in Business and Economics

Times Higher Education Subject Ranking, 2019

#18
in Business & Economics worldwide

US News Best Global Universities 2019

Program and courses 

Global and local perspectives on supply chain issues, facilitated by international teachers and emphasized by the contrasting ideas of your international classmates.

  • Strongly focused on real-world application with tutorials and guest lectures by prominent industry representatives, practice related group assignments, and the possibility to do an internship as part of your Master’s thesis.
  • Opportunity to pursue a dual degree in collaboration with one of our foreign partner universities.
  • In the first semester of the regular program, you can also apply for the following additional advanced programs:
    * The Extended Master, which adds a half year traineeship to the regular Master's program.
    * The QTEM network program, which adds an additional year to the program which you spend at a QTEM partner university and corporate partner.

Typical courses are:

  • Production Management
  • Supply Chain Modelling
  • Purchasing Management

More on the program and courses

  • Jordi Mulder - Supply Chain Management

    Jordi Mulder

    Master's student

    "In the course Supply Chain Modelling we learn how to understand system dynamics interrelations by real-world cases. These cases are big and challenging, just like they are in practice."

  • Marenne Gevers

    Marenne Gevers

    Master’s student

    "For my Master's thesis I joined a research project whereby I came in contact with students of Law, Social Psychology, and Econometrics, who look at the problems from different angles. I learned a lot from that."

    Read Marenne's story

  • Thomas Versteeg - Supply Chain Management

    Thomas Versteeg

    Master's student

    "So far I really like the program, especially due to the balanced combination of theory and practical cases."

Career prospects

Become a manager, specialist or consultant in logistics, quality management, or purchasing management within manufacturing or service organizations in the profit or non-profit sector.

Some examples of our graduates' first jobs:

  • Supply Chain Management Trainee at Unilever
  • Logistics Supplier Manager at ASML Holding
  • Supply Chain Planner at BMW Group

Alumni facts

  • Average number of months until first paid job: 3
  • 86% would recommend the program to friends and colleagues
  • Gross monthly income one year after graduation: €3,202

Source: National Alumni Survey, 2018 | n=40

More on your career prospects

Students on campus enjoying the good weather

Application and admission

This Master’s program starts:

End of August and End of January

Best preparatory programs:

  • Business Economics
  • International Business Administration
  • Economics and Information Management

Pre-Master’s program:

Open to both Research University students and students from a Dutch University of Applied Sciences (HBO). 

Tuition fees and scholarships

International students find all information about tuition fees and scholarships here.

Interested in this Master’s program?

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