MSc in Management and Optimization of Supply Chains and Transport, (MOST) Master/MBA
by IMT Atlantique
Course in English
Supply Chain management is concerned with the global management of physical, information flows for the elaboration of products, going from raw materials and suppliers through the production and distribution system down to the final consumers and transport activities play a key role in the organization of the system. The design, planning and optimization of global supply chains and their components (procurement, production, distribution and transport) has become a key factor of performance competitiveness for companies of all sectors in the increasingly competitive global economy. The program covers the logistics activities of companies in the productive sectors as well as in the service activities.
A two year Master of Science English taught program fully accredited by the French Ministry of Education and consistent with the European LMD educational system.
Possibility to join the program at year 1 or year 2 depending of background and experience.
Master’s degree program offered by the Ecole des Mines de Nantes (GEM Graduate School of Engineering – Nantes, France) – Department of Industrial Engineering and Automatic Control
How This Course Will Benefit Your Career
MSc in Management and Optimization of Supply Chains and Transport, (MOST)
I would encourage anybody who wants to further their studies to choose this master program as it offers a great opportunity to study in
a world class and highly ranked engineering school.
When do I start?
Next available course
Detailed course information
The MOST master’s program extends over two years and comprises 4 academic semesters having a specific focus
Year 1: 2 academic semesters (M1 S1 and M1 S2)
M1 S1 focus: Fundamentals of Supply Chain (SC) Management & Optimization
M1 S2 focus: Industrial Engineering & Management Methods and Techniques
Year 2: 1 academic semester (M2 S1) 1 semester (M2 S2) devoted to the preparation of a Master’s thesis, or “End of Studies Project”
M2 S1 focus: Advanced Optimization & Applications
M2 S2 focus: Master Thesis
The master’s thesis can be prepared in the form of an industrial internship within a company or within a research laboratory.
Each academic semester comprises several modules corresponding to the following training areas:
Scientific and Technical Modules (ST)
Management Modules (SSG)
Scientific and technical Project Courses (PR)
Training for the Corporate World Courses (FEM)
Individual/Society Project Courses (CEP)
Foreign Language Courses (LV): study of the French language or another foreign language depending on the student’s mother tongue.
Each Module may comprise one or several Courses and leads to the obtention of ECTS credits. Each semester corresponds to the obtention of 30 ECTS and the full Master’s program to the obtention of 120 ECTS. See the school’s general rules and regulations for validating the credits and obtaining the master’s degree diploma.
Where and When
IMT Atlantique - Nantes campus
4 rue Alfred Kastler, Loire-Atlantique, Nantes, France
Email & Website
Phone & Location
- 4 rue Alfred Kastler - La Chantrerie - BP 20722