Business Process Control and Supply Chain Management, Master Programme

Fronts in Logistics & Supply Chain Management 120 hp

The programme is about controlling and managing in supply chains. Main subject is business administration, with a focus on logistics and controlling.

This programme combines logistics and management accounting, which is unique. There is a great need for graduates who understands value creation with the end consumer in focus through cooperation and integration within the organization as well as with other companies. One theme in the programme is supply chains, which creates efficiency with good supplier cooperation. Another is the use of management accounting to develop processes within and between companies. The first semester contains thus of a specialisation in either supply chain management or controlling. This follows by studies on integration of supply chains and interorganizational control, research methodology and e-business management and the programme ends with a master thesis. After graduating you can f ex work as Supply Planner, Business Controller, Management Consultant, Business Development Planner, After Sales Logistics Planner or pursue a research career. Language is English and with students from all over the world.

Career

Management accountants and logisticians are changing towards supporting supply chain decisions based on an extrovert, international, offensive and business oriented approach. The program prepares both for a professional career, as well as an academic research career and PhD studies.

Degree

Master of Science or Master of Science in Business and Economics (60 credits/120 credits) with specialisation in Business Process Control and Supply Chain Management: Frontiers in Logistics & Supply Chain Management or Master of Science or Master of Science in Business and Economics (60 credits/120 credits) with specialisation in Business Process Control and Supply Chain Management: Frontiers in Management Accounting & Business Process Control

Växjö

Växjö is a modern city with more than 80,000 inhabitants. The city has been declared "the Greenest City in Europe" because of its focus on environmentally sound solutions and the environmental programs implemented.

Being a student in Växjö you have easy access to everything – the city centre, the woods and the lakes. The pedestrian path from campus around Lake Växjösjön reaches almost all the way to the city centre and is perfect for jogging or taking long walks.

Campus Växjö is modeled along the lines of an American campus university and is the natural meeting place for students in Växjö. Campus is always bustling with life, and students move between lecture rooms, the University Library and the restaurants, pubs and outdoor recreational areas.

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