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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.

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

National Student Survey, 2017 | n=80

in the Netherlands, #3 in Europe, #11 worldwide in Business and Economics

Times Higher Education Ranking, 2017

in the Netherlands, #4 in Europe, #29 worldwide in Management

Shanghai Ranking, 2017

Program and courses 

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

  • Strongly oriented towards 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 on top of programs:
    * The Extended Master, which adds a traineeship of half a year 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 Modeling
  • Purchasing Management

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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.

Graduates work or start for example as:

  • 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: 1.9
  • Finds a job within 6 months after graduation: 93%
  • Gross monthly income one year after graduation: €2,842

Source: National Alumni Survey, 2016 | n=28

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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:

Available for both Research University students and students from a Dutch University of Applied Sciences (HBO). 

Tuition fees academic year 2018-2019

€ 2,060*€ 14,500

* The EU rate only applies if you enroll for the program without a Master's degree from a Dutch university. More information about the tuition fees and scholarships available for international students.

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