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The Management Sciences and Innovation MRes forms the first year of a four year PhD at UCL. It is designed to provide students with training in research methods together with an advanced understanding of management related issues, to enable them to conduct insightful and interesting independent research in this field. What and how will I learn? Students gain an advanced understanding of the academic literature relevant to technology management and innovation, including strategy, operations research, and organisational behaviour, together with the disciplines underlying these topics, such as Statistics, Economics, Psychology and Sociology. They develop the qualitative and quantitative research skills necessary for rigorous study and research. Availability: Full-time 1 year Students undertake courses to the value of 180 credits. The programme offers two pathways: Operations Research and Management of Innovation. Operations Research: Core courses (75 credits) and a research dissertation (105 credits). Management of Innovation: Core courses (30 credits), optional courses (45 credits) and a research dissertation (105 credits). Core modules CALT: Professional Skills CALT: Research Skills OPERATIONS RESEARCH PATHWAY ONLY: Technical Skills: Statistical Models and Data Analysis Technical Skills: Decision and Risk Technical Skills: Operations and Supply Chain Management Options MANAGEMENT OF INNOVATION PATHWAY ONLY: EITHER: Strategy and Economics: Strategy Process Strategy and Economics: Strategy Content Strategy and Economics: Microeconomics OR: Behavioural Sciences: Micro-organisational Behaviour Behavioural Sciences: Macro-organisational Behaviour Behavioural Sciences: Judgement and Decision Making Further details available on subject website: http:www.ucl.ac.ukmsiprospectivepostgraduate The programme is delivered through seminars, workshops, private reading and group discussions. Students also participate in departmental research seminars, to gain exposure to a wide range of academics from a variety of disciplines and institutions. Assessment is through coursework (including literature reviews, design studies and data analysis) and the dissertation. Why should I study this degree at UCL? The Department of Management Science and Innovation offers a unique research and education programme with a focus on technology management, innovation, creationgrowth of technology-intensive organisations, operations research, and entrepreneurship. In 2008, the department relocated to the stunning new Engineering Front Building on UCL's Gower Street campus. As well as academic offices, meeting rooms and a suite of teaching rooms, the building has a large social study space and caf? available to UCL students. Your career The programme is designed to enhance career prospects through the advanced study of business and organisations, and draws on the knowledge and skills gained from a first degree. It envisages educating graduates who can make an early and substantial contribution to their future employer. Applications Entry requirements A first-class UK Bachelor's degree in business, science, engineering, mathematics, statistics, or a related subject, or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. How to apply You may choose to apply online or download application materials, for details visit http:www.ucl.ac.ukprospective-studentsgraduate-studyapplication-admission It is recommended that you submit your application using the UCL online application form as this significantly speeds up the process. Applications are considered throughout the year however students are advised to apply as early as possible due to competition for places. Those applying for scholarship funding (particularly overseas applicants) should take note of application deadlines. Who can apply? The programme is suitable for students with an undergraduate degree in Business, Science, Engineering, Mathematics, Statistics, or a related subject. The MRes is designed a

The Management Sciences and Innovation MRes forms the first year of a four year PhD at UCL. It is designed to provide students with training in research methods together with an advanced understanding of management related issues, to enable them to conduct insightful and interesting independent research in this field. What and how will I learn? Students gain an advanced understanding of the...

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