MScInnovative Dairy Chain Management
|Study location||Netherlands, Leeuwarden|
|Type||Master courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||1 year|
|Tuition fee||To be confirmed|
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in life sciences or related fields.
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
Certification and translation of documents is required when documents are not written in one of the following languages: Dutch, English, French, Spanish, German or Afrikaans.
Cambridge Certificate of Advanced English (CAE): pass at grade C or above
Please note that tests results older than two years cannot be accepted.
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
- Computer literacy (Windows, Word, Excel, and Internet use) is highly recommended.
Are you that dairy professional with a keen eye for innovation, strategy and governance, eager to take your career to the next level? Or maybe you are about to graduate for your bachelor and feel like you still haven’t finished learning and professionalizing yourself in the dairy chain? The master Innovative Dairy Chain Management is what you are looking for!
This master programme focusses on the dairy chain as a whole, from farm to table and everything in between. How can farms deliver milk of sufficient quantity and excellent quality in a profitable manner while adhering to (safety) requirements of the chain? How can we innovate different processes to meet the industrial and governmental needs? These are some of the issues you will be working on during this Master.
Graduates from this Master are facilitators of change, they facilitate simple and complex change or transition processes in the international dairy sector. Their ambition is the transition towards a sustainable (inter)national dairy chain. This overall role is essential for the three job profiles for which this Master is intended:
- Chain professional (e.g. logistic manager, supply chain manager, strategy/policy manager, sales manager, corporate sustainability manager, product & marketing manager, project manager, CSR manager)
- Chain advisor (e.g. nutrition expert, financial expert, technical account manager)
- Visionary farm manager