GBSB Global’s Master of Science (MSc) in Management with Operations and Supply Chain (hereinafter – Master with Operations and Supply Chain) is a unique degree delivered in cooperation with Zaragoza Logistics Center (ZLC) – Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Global Scale Network. Designed to prepare professionals for the roles in planning and operations for global corporations, satisfying needs in coordination of production, inventory, logistics and transportation of goods, GBSB Global’s Master with Operations and Supply Chain focuses on such topics as production planning, inventory control, digital technologies, warehouse administration, quality control, supplier selection, procurement and fostering supplier relations.
This Master with Operations and Supply Chain program supplies tomorrow’s business leaders with the fundamental technical and managerial training to launch successful careers. Applying a case-study and problem-solving approach, the Master with Operations and Supply Chain focuses on teaching marketable skills in the field supported by innovative and sustainable best practices today. This distinctive program is globally focused. With an international faculty that brings a wealth of practical, first-hand experience in operations and supply chain to the classroom, students can circumvent many of the challenges the professors once faced.
As part the Master with Operations and Supply Chain students will have an optional opportunity to visit Zaragoza’s Logistics Platform Plaza – the foremost supply chain hub in the Southern Europe, strategically located between Barcelona and Madrid, is the intellectual base for many businesses conducting research and development in supply chain management.
Zaragoza Logistics Center (ZLC) is a research institute established by the Government of Aragon in Spain in partnership with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and the University of Zaragoza. Founded in 2003, the ZLC headquarters is located in the heart of Plaza, the largest logistics park in the southern Europe that operates as a working laboratory to transfer new knowledge and best working practices.
RANKINGS, ACCREDITATIONS AND PARTNERSHIPS
One of the first business schools in Europe recognized as a Microsoft Showcase School
Partner of Zaragoza Logistics Center – MIT Global Scale Network in delivering the MSc in Operations and Supply Chain Management program
Accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)
Ranked as TOP 50 by QS World University Rankings 2021
José Marques, Portugal
I studied for my Online Master with Operations and Supply Chain but had the opportunity to go on a Zaragoza Logistics Center Business Trip – one of the most important logistic and research centers, not only in Spain, but also in Europe. It was an incredible opportunity to witness the operations of the facility where businesses are conducting research projects and essentially influencing the future of supply chain management.
In partnership with Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), we were also exposed to what this collaboration means, to understand the inner workings of these two powerful entities coming together in this strategic location to make an impact on global operations and supply chain management. We got acquainted with the latest innovative techniques and standards in the field of operations. This planned visit was very beneficial as it allowed us a glimpse at the career path and possibilities that lay ahead.
Study at a business institution that has been recognized as a Microsoft Showcase School. Gain access to Microsoft tools and obtain additional certifications.
Take advantage of the academic curriculum – join weekly discussions with industry experts, to learn more about operations and supply chains across the globe.
Attend business workshops to foster critical thinking and develop the skills necessary to be successful in operations and supply chain management.
Benefit from international faculty members - get insights from business professionals with backgrounds in operations and supply chain management.
GAIN A PRACTICAL KNOWLEDGE:
Delve into the foundations of operations and supply chain management by analyzing systems of synchronization, coordinating the flow of products, information, and funds across various channels to different vendors and manufacturers.
COMMUNICATION AND COLLABORATION ACROSS BORDERS:
Learn the soft skills needed to be effective communicators and foster cultural empathy that allows for better teamwork on a global scale during your Master with Operations and Supply Chain.
EXPLORE OPERATIONS AND IDENTIFY SOLUTIONS:
Study systems and evaluate the management of business activities such as product development, sourcing, production and logistics, and the management of resources and related raw materials needed to meet organizational goals.
NETWORK WITH INDUSTRY LEADERS:
Develop a professional network with industry leaders during your Master with Operations and Supply Chain by engaging in online seminars with experts in operations and supply chain. Learn how innovation and technology are reshaping the field of operations and supply chain management by familiarizing yourself with the Zaragoza Logistics Center.
BECOME A PROFICIENT LEADER:
Earn your Master with Operations and Supply Chain and increase your capacity to lead and motivate teams successfully through practical activities that cover cooperation, administration, communications, and innovation.
From our faculty to our student body, GBSB Global is a diverse group of individuals and professionals striving to transform the business world today through innovative academia. The data below is from the 2019-2020 academic year and is a testament to the quality of education and inclusive environment we promote across the GBSB Global physical campuses and online.
Our international faculty bring practical, real-world experience to the classroom, as business leaders or experts in their fields.
GBSB Global draws applicants’ interest from over 100+ countries around the world with varying degrees of professional experience and real-life insights.
Our students thrive in our state-of-the art facilities, surrounded by diverse minds, and inspired to foster innovative ideas.
ADMISSION AND FEES
To be qualified for admission to Master with Operations and Supply Chain in Malta, you must:
Have earned a Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) or higher;
be in the process of finalizing your Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent),
or demonstrate a high level of relevant professional experience
Have a high level of English language
Complete all required forms for admission and submit all required documents
Registration Fee (Paid Annually for Every Academic Year of the Program)
Administrative Fee (Paid Annually for Every Academic Year of the Program)
Tuition Fee per Quarter (20 ECTS credits)
Tuition Fee per Academic Credit (1 ECTS credit)
Minimum Advanced Tuition Payment
Due at the time of program acceptance
The remaining Tuition Fees are due the first Friday (Week 1) of the program
Master´s Program Duration: 3 Quarters = 1 Academic Year
A discount may be applied if the student choses to pay
the full amount at the time of program acceptance.
If payments are not paid by the deadlines, a penalty fee of 5% of the remaining tuition amount will be charged.
Payment are accepted by bank transfer or PayPal (commission charges apply).
Program fees do not include accommodation, flights, insurance or program materials.
Students who wish to participate in Global Study Trips may do so by paying additional fees.
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