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DDM Operations Management


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How do you use programming and data analytics to support managerial decision-making in technology management, operations management and supply chain management?
The 90 EC programme (in Groningen and at Newcastle University Business School, UK) enables you to gain advanced knowledge and understanding of how to improve business performance and organise competitive advantages in technology-intensive industries. You study operations management in different business environments and cultural contexts.Students get the opportunity to study at two highly respected universities while experiencing two well-renowned European cities. You learn how to analyse operations functions in a network economy, understand various institutional environments and develop a sharp eye for operations management within multinational enterprises.You take the 1st semester in Newcastle, the 2nd semester in Groningen and write your thesis in the 3rd semester. You will graduate with two degrees: an MSc in Technology and Operations Management from Groningen and an MSc Operations and Supply Chain Management from Newcastle.If you are planning to start the programme after September 2024, please note that the Double degree master (DDM) with Newcastle University will no longer be offered. For students who are starting in September 2023, it is possible to participate in the DDM programme.




Master of Science


1.5 year

ECTS credits



Numerus Fixus

Tuition fee 2023/2024

€ 2,314

€ 17,800


Application requirements

EU students from an undergraduate programme of the University of Groningen who have direct admission to the MSc Technology and Operations Management may apply for admission to this double degree programme through the procedure described below. All other students need to apply through the admissions office of EU students already registered in an undergraduate programme at RUG that grants direct admission to the MSc Technology and Operations Management s

There are average grade requirements.

A certified grade list(s) is considered in the evaluation.

A GMAT/GRE test is required from all candidates who obtained their bachelor's degree from a university in a non-EU/EEA country. For specific scores and exemptions, please see

IELTS Academic overall score 6.5 (Speaking 6, Writing 6.5); TOEFL internet-based overall score 90 (Speaking 20, Writing 24); Cambridge C1 Advanced or C2 Proficiency (overall score 176, Speaking 169, Writing 176).

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Start date App. deadline EU/EEA App. deadline Non-EU/EEA
1 Sep '24 1 May '24 1 May '24
1 Sep '24 1 May '24 1 May '24
1 Sep '25 1 May '25 1 May '25
1 Sep '25 1 May '25 1 May '25


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