MBA in Logistics and Supply Chain Management MSU Graduate School of Business Administration (GSBA), Moscow, Russia European Business School (EBS), Greater Frankfurt, Germany Part-time Program Prof. Dr. Alexander Zobov, GSBA Prof. Dr.-Ing. Inga-Lena Darkow, EBS Content 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. Focus on Career Development Target Group Profile of the Participating Universities and Institutions Program Structure Timeline & Degree Tuition Fees Benefits of the Program Admissions & Application Procedure Contact 2 Focus on Career Development Are you interested in the growing markets of logistics and supply chain management? Are you looking for an internationally recognized degree at a leading business school? Would you like to develop your career? Then choose the part-time Russian-German MBA in Logistics and Supply Chain Management at the Graduate School of Business Administration (GSBA) at Moscow State University, which is taught in cooperation with the European Business School (EBS) based in Wiesbaden, Germany. Through this program you will acquire business expertise with a focus on Logistics and Supply Chain Management as well as intercultural competence and personal leadership skills needed to master the diverse challenges of a rapidly growing global economy to develop your career. 3 Content 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. Focus on Career Development Target Group Profile of the Participating Universities and Institutions Program Structure Timeline & Degree Tuition Fees Benefits of the Program Admissions & Application Procedure Contact 4 Target Group: Talented Young Professionals Did you graduate with excellent marks? Have you successfully tackled your first career challenges? Are you ready to take the next step in your personal and professional development? The program targets young professionals (25 years or older) with an outstanding university degree, at least three years work experience and a high level of motivation. Engineers, economists, natural scientists, computer scientists, social scientists and graduates in other fields will benefit from this internationally recognized management qualification. The courses are given in Russian, but a understanding of written English is necessary. 5 Content 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. Focus on Career Development Target Group Profile of the Participating Universities and Institutions Program Structure Timeline & Degree Tuition Fees Benefits of the Program Admissions & Application Procedure Contact 6 Profile of the Participating Universities GSBA is part of Moscow State University (MGU), Russia‘s oldest and most famous university, and amongst the leading Business Schools in Russia. GSBA has got approx. 600 students and offers Bachelor, Master and MBA education. GSBA‘s lectures take place in its new buildings on MGU campus. Rankings for business administration: GSBA was ranked No.1 by the magazine “Секрет фирмы“ in a ranking of the Top 20 Business Schools in Russia EBS is Germany‘s oldest state-accredited private university for business administration with 55 full time professors and is located close to Wiesbaden. EBS has approx. 1000 students and a global network of 150 partner universities. The business school is cooperating with 160 corporate partners (including all 30 DAX companies). No. 1 in „Karriere“ (5/2007) No. 3 in „WirtschaftsWoche“ (3/2007) No. 3 in „Die Zeit“ (5/2005) No. 2 in „Der Spiegel“ (11/2004) 7 Program partly financed by DAAD • DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) has granted the MBA program a large financial support. • DAAD is one of the world's largest and most respected intermediary organizations in its field. Scores of students, teachers, researchers and scientists supported by the DAAD have been able to gain valuable experience abroad. For more than 75 years the DAAD has been committed to advancing academic relations between Germany and other countries. • DAAD has got a budget of 300 Mio. Euros for its global activities and receives the majority of its funds by the German Government. It maintains offices amongst others in Bonn, Moscow, Beijing, New York, Toyko and New Dehli. • DAAD has more than 50.000 alumni in Russia. • Please visit: www.daad.de 8 Academic Support by SMI • The Supply Management Institute (SMITM) is located in Wiesbaden, Germany, and is part of the European Business School (EBS).SMITM is the center of an international network in research, teaching, and training in Purchasing, Logistics, and Supply Chain Management. • SMITM employees 12 full time professors and 30 research assistants in the area of Purchasing, Logistics and Supply Chain Management. The institute maintains offices in India (Bangalore), China (Shanghai) and Russia (Moscow). • SMI™ works closely with renowned partners from academia and diverse industries like: BMW, McKinsey, Deutsche Post, Lufthansa Cargo, Hilti, EADS, Siemens, IBM, Tchibo, Deutsche Telekom, etc. • SMI™ supports the program with lecturers and course materials (e.g. case studies) 9 Prof. Dr. Christopher Jahns - Executive Director of SMITM - Rector of the European Business School (EBS) - Member of the Board of the German Logistics Association (BVL) Content 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. Focus on Career Development Target Group Profile of the Participating Universities and Institutions Program Structure Timeline & Degree Tuition Fees Benefits of the Program Admissions & Application Procedure Contact 10 Program Contents Building the basics: Building the basics: General General Management Management During the first year of the program, you will learn general management skills by attending courses in cross-cultural management, economics, quantitative methods, finance, business law, strategic management, managerial accounting, human resource management and organizational behaviour. Focus on Logistics Focus on Logistics and Supply Chain and Supply Chain Management Management First-year topics cover logistics systems, including a business game, and operations management. The second year will provide more in-depth knowledge in: information systems and quality management for supply chains; business forecasting and capacity planning; controlling in supply chains; process and project management; transportation management. Learning a Learning a Language Language Throughout the duration of the program, you will have the opportunity to learn the German language in small-sized evening classes for beginners in order to enhance your skills for an international career. The courses are taught in Russian, when nonRussian lecturers teach courses, translation is provided. Teaching material is mainly Russian. Learn about Best Learn about Best Practice in Germany Practice in Germany and Russia and Russia One week is spent in Germany during the first year of study for field trips to internationally recognized German companies. During the second year, field trips are made to renowned domestic and international companies in Russia. In both modules, you will experience best-practice logistics and supply chain management first hand. State of the Art State of the Art Teaching Methods Teaching Methods Our program provides interactive and practically relevant teaching. You will solve international case studies and develop complicated business projects. Guest lecturers from the European Business School and other well-known international universities will give lectures. In addition, experienced experts in logistics and supply chain management are invited to lectures and discussions. The program is unique in Russia! The program is unique in Russia! The MBA in Logistics and Supply Chain Management is a high quality practice oriented The MBA in Logistics and Supply Chain Management is a high quality practice oriented program with an international faculty using the most modern means of teaching. program with an international faculty using the most modern means of teaching. 11 Program Structure Comprehensive Program The 24 month MBA is taught in intensive blocks of max. 2 weeks and is split into a two parts: Fundamentals of Management and Logistics & Supply Chain Management Fundamentals of Management – First Year Team Building Quantitative Methods Cross-Cultural Management Economics Financial Analysis (focus on Accounting) General Management Modern Logistics Systems (incl. World Economy) Logistics Business Game Logistics and Supply Chain Management - Second Year 1 Information Systems for Supply Chains 4 Business Forecasting and Capacity Planning Planning and Controlling in Logistics and Supply Chain Management Product and Innovation Process Management Transport Systems incl. Freight Regulations and Freight Documentation Infrastructure and Traffic Logistics 14 days on Project Management GSBA Campus Business Processes Management 14 days on GSBA Campus Workshop in Germany, at partner university EBS Value Chains, Demand-Driven Supply Chains, Networks 4 days in companies, 1 day EBS, 2 days culture Business Law incl. Russian Customs Law and Practice Financial Management Strategic Management Marketing Organisational Behaviour Managerial Accounting Personnel Management Operations Management and Logistics Revenue Management Pricing Business Game GAMS Language Training (German, English, both electives) 2 7 days in Germany Workshop in Russia: Automotive Logistics, Retail Logistics, Logistics Services Providers 4 days in companies, 3 days at GSBA in Russia 5 7 days in Russia 3 14 days on GSBA Campus Procurement Logistics, Supply Management and Purchasing 6 Distribution Logistics and Customer Relations Ecology and Social Responsibility in Supply Chains Training Electives (leadership, communication, coaching, negotiations) Quality Management in Supply Chains Supply Chain Management 14 days on Production Logistics GSBA Campus 12 Master Thesis 7 Some of the Lecturers General Structure • 1/3 of the lectures are given by Russian professors of GSBA • 2/3 of the lectures are given by German/International professors of EBS and other institutions (lectures are translated into Russian) GSBA / MSU Prof. Alexander Naumov, Director of MBA in Operations Management – General Management Dr. Stanislav Smirnov, Associate Dean - Strategic Management Prof. Dr. Alexander Zobov, Director of MBA programs – Marketing Dr. Irina Petrovskaya - Organizational Behavior Yury Volkov – Financial Analysis and Financial Management Victoria Petrova – Personnel Management Dr. Natalia Guseva - Cross-Cultural Management Prof. Dr. Mikchail Zaitsev – Quantitative Methods Prof. Dr. Sergey Katrich– Business Law Dr. Ilona Petrova – Managerial Accounting EBS Prof. Dr. Inga-Lena Darkow, Academic Director MBA Program – Logistics and Innovation Prof. Dr. Michael Henke – Financial Supply Management Prof. Dr. Christopher Jahns, Rector of European Business School – Supply Management Prof. Dr. Richard Pibernik – Supply Chain Management Prof. Dr. Stefan Walter – Document Logistics and Cluster Management Prof. Dr. Roger Moser, Indian Institute of Management Bangalore, India – Supply Networks 13 Content 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. Focus on Career Development Target Group Profile of the Participating Universities and Institutions Program Structure Timeline & Degree Tuition Fees Benefits of the Program Admissions & Application Procedure Contact 14 Timeline & Degree Renown degree with workshops in Russia an Germany Students will participate in workshops in Germany and Russia of week each. Upon graduation they will receive a diploma a Moscow State University and a certificate of EBS Degree Degree The degree will be the MBA (Master of Business Administration) degree of GSBA, Moscow State University (MSU), which is the top-ranked university in Russia. An EBS certificate is also awarded upon graduation. Timeline Timeline The program is part-time in blocks of 2 weeks The program is scheduled to begin in March 2008 with classes of the first module. First workshop – in Germany – will take place in June 2008. Second module end of September / beginning of October 2008. Third and fourth module plus workshop in Russia – in 2009. Degree Awarding in the end of 2009. 15 Content 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. Focus on Career Development Target Group Profile of the Participating Universities and Institutions Program Structure Timeline & Degree Tuition Fees Benefits of the Program Admissions & Application Procedure Contact 16 Tuition Fees What are the costs of the program? The total price of the program is highly competitive, because of the significant subsidies the program receives from DAAD. The tuition fees for the full-time MBA program are € 10,000 (360.000 Rub). Additional costs for travel and accommodation during the field trips to German and Russian companies will amount to approximately € 2,000 (72.000 Rub). Tuition fees may be paid in four separate instalment payments of € 3,000 every six months. BSGV bank offers long-term loans for GSBA students. We are committed to helping you finance your GSBA education. Financial aid options are available to all students. An extensive package of services (e.g. field trips, course materials, German course) is included in this fee. 17 Content 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. Focus on Career Development Target Group Profile of the Participating Universities and Institutions Program Structure Timeline & Degree Tuition Fees Benefits of the Program Admissions & Application Procedure Contact 18 Benefits of the Program 10 Reasons to join the MBA 1) Excellence: Academic excellence on Logistics and Supply Chain Management of our internationally selected faculty 2) Theory & Practice: Close interaction of teaching, research and business practice in the courses 3) State of the Art Teaching: Students learn to apply theories and acquired knowledge in current and interactive case studies and business games 4) Individual Support: GSBA and EBS personnel support individual student development throughout the entire program 5) Small Groups: Class size of 25 to 30 students makes challenging work in small groups possible 6) International Insights: One-week workshop in Germany at the European Business School to learn about the logistics of renowned German companies 7) Unique: The only international MBA in Logistics and Supply Chain Management in Russia 8) Value: Tuition fees are significantly subsidized by DAAD 9) Reputation: Graduates receive an internationally renowned diploma and have passed the joint program of two of the world’s leading business schools 10) Development: Successful MBA graduates significantly increase career development opportunities in Russian and international companies 19 Content 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. Focus on Career Development Target Group Profile of the Participating Universities and Institutions Program Structure Timeline & Degree Tuition Fees Benefits of the Program Admissions & Application Procedure Contact 20 Admissions Requirements What are the requirements for joining the MBA program? To be considered for admission to the part-time MBA program in Logistics and Supply Chain Management, we expect you to: 1) hold an outstanding university degree equivalent to a bachelor’s degree (minimum 4 years) 2) have at least three years of working experience In addition, you should be able to demonstrate: an above-average level of motivation to assume the high workload and contribute to the program a portfolio of both international experience and interpersonal skills Understanding of written English 21 Admissions Procedure Steps of the application procedure If you would like to apply to the MBA program, please submit your complete application materials by 21 January 2008. The program courses are scheduled to begin in March 2008. After verification of your applications, potential candidates will be invited to personal interviews with representatives of both universities. The complete application documents set comprises the following: the completed application form 4 recent photographs a complete CV or work résumé a copy of academic and professional qualifications certificates (including transcripts) an essay on a business topic (5 pages) written in Russian or in English two references a letter of motivation if available: a copy of the English Language Certificate (TOEFL or IELTS) if available: a GMAT test score report 22 Content 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. Focus on Career Development Target Group Profile of the Participating Universities and Institutions Program Structure Timeline & Degree Tuition Fees Benefits of the Program Admissions & Application Procedure Contact 23 Contact Prof. Dr. Alexander Zobov Director MBA Programmes at GSBA Graduate School of Business Administration Moscow State University Email: email@example.com Phone: +7 (495) 939-4500 Fax: +7 (495) 939-2250 1-52 Leninskie gory GSP-1 MSU Moscow 119991 Russia Metro Station “Universitet” Please visit: www.mgubs.ru Prof. Dr.-Ing. Inga-Lena Darkow Academic Director MBA Programmes at EBS Cooperation Partner: European Business School EBS, Germany Phone +49 (0) 611 36018 800 Fax +49 (0) 611 36018 802 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org EBS Campus Wiesbaden Soehnleinstrasse 8 65201 Wiesbaden Germany 24 Please visit: www.ebs.edu Thank you for your attention – we are looking forward to studying and working with you! 25
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