Operations Research and Quantitative Logistics Program By Erasmus University Rotterdam | Top Universities

Erasmus University Rotterdam

Main Campus Woudestein, Rotterdam, Netherlands
  • QS World University Rankings
    197
  • Degree MSc
  • Study Level Masters
  • Subject Logistics / Supply Chain Management
  • Duration 12 months
  • Scholarships No
  • Start date Jan-2000
This master’s specialisation focuses on those areas in the transport and logistics sector that require strong quantitative skills, which is typically where advanced decision support systems are in use. Examples are revenue management, transport planning and scheduling in railways, shipping lines and airlines, and supply chain design. It consists of both methodological and applied quantitative courses. In the former students will learn advanced techniques in the field of Operations Research, while in the latter students will apply the techniques to challenges, exercises and cases. The programme consists of five blocks each spanning eight weeks. The first three blocks are dedicated to courses and seminars, while the last two blocks will be spent on writing a thesis. 

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A unique institution based on the concept of a "multicultural classroom", Erasmus University Rotterdam blends high-quality education with an enriching global perspective.International rankings name Erasmus University among the world’s leading players, and students recommend the institution for the quality of the lectures, expertise of the staff and opportunities in preparation for a successful career.International studentsLocated in the Netherlands in the city of Rotterdam, Erasmus University is known for its global mindset, offering the chance to join a truly international environment. The university has 5,000 international students, comprising just under 20% of the whole student body. Furthermore, 40-60% of students enrolled in English-taught programs come from outside the Netherlands.Financial aidErasmus University offers different types of scholarships and financial aid based on students’ needs. It also offers guidance for students who are eligible for grants offered by the Dutch government.Student lifeErasmus University's main campus was designed to offer students everything they need in a place where they feel safe. In addition to excellent study areas and a modern library, students can also eat at the Food Court or get active in the sports center. The campus is also home to a grocery store, bike shop, hair salon, bar and many more facilities - it's like a mini city!Virtual experienceEven if you can't visit the Erasmus University Rotterdam campus in person, you can get a feeling of what it's like to study here. Check out campus, housing, class, the city, and career experiences as told by our current students and alumni.Studying at Erasmus UniversityErasmus University offers both undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, covering the following subjects:BusinessEconomicsLawPsychologyPedagogySociologyPublic administrationUrban management and developmentDevelopment studiesHistoryArts and cultureMediaPhilosophyMedicine and healthFollow Erasmus University for live updates on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube and LinkedIn.

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