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Master of MAI - MSc in Purchasing & Innovation Management
Master of MAI - MSc in Purchasing & Innovation Management

Master of MAI - MSc in Purchasing & Innovation Management

  • ID:KBS330008
  • Level:Master's Degree
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  • Type:Full-time

Fees (EUR)

  • Application Fee:€120.00
  • TuitionFee/Semester:€6,333.33
  • LivingFee/Semester:€4,220.00
  • Application Fee:€120.00
  • TuitionFee/Semester:€6,333.33
  • LivingFee/Semester:€4,220.00
Estimated Total/program:
€32,019.99
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Admission Requirements

Entry requirement

  • For the students entering in pathway course (long track), degree level diploma required or equivalent 180 ECTS score
  • For the students entering in specialisation course (short track), first master validated or international bachelor diploma (master degree corresponding to 4 years of studying) or equivalent of 240 ECTS score. On exemption for the students owner of a degree level or an equivalent with a high quality of studying or professional experience which garantee the excellence of the educational experience.

English requirement

Level of English required for admission to specialisation course: TOEIC 780 / IELTS 6 / IBT 85 (Applicants with at least one year of study or professional experience in an English-speaking country are exempt). Providing a score of English is not mandatory to apply for the MSc pathway course. An official proof of English level will however be required to progress to the 2nd year of the MSc course.

Other requirement

  • Academic records / CV
  • Scanned copy of your passport
  • Highest degree certification
  • Certificate of achievement or transcript of your current studies

NOT MANDATORY - Other documents

  • Other degree
  • Recommandation/Cover letter
  • University/school certificate
  • GMAT / GRE score will be to the candidate’s advantage

Course Information

Innovation capture is key

Purchasing used to be about finding the cheapest prices. This is no longer the case. Today purchasing is about working with strategic suppliers to capture innovation and implement it as quickly as possible.

The focus is now on innovation capture and speed-to-market and the role of purchasing has become extremely strategic. Key suppliers have now become a real force of proposition. This change requires a totally different breed of purchasing professionals.

The MAI offers several training courses in purchasing. The MAI is recognized by multinationals as being at the leading age of purchasing and innovation capture for new product development.

Why choose this programme?

  • A GLOBAL VISION OF THE COMPANY
  • THE STRENGTH OF A NETWORK
  • A PROGRAMME ACCLAIMED BY COMPANIES
  • REAL-LIFE WORKING CONDITIONS

Skills developed

  • INTERNAL COMPETENCIES
  • EXTERNAL COMPETENCIES

SCHOLARSHIPS

At KEDGE, we strongly believe that students shouldn’t abandon their education projects because of funding problems. This is why we have launched a financial support plan aimed specifically at helping international students:
- Students applying before the 28 February 2019 will automatically be granted an Early Bird discount of 10%.
- We also offer a range of cumulative scholarships based on the candidate's academic level in order to support the high-profile candidates: Achievement scholarship (15%) and Academic Excellence (20%).

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Career Opportunity

Career Opportunity

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES MAI

The multinationals recruiting MAI students today are in almost every sectors: agro-alimentary, cosmetics, household goods, pharmaceutical, automobile, aeronautic and most service industries.

JOB TYPES: Lead Buyer / International Purchasing Director / Marketing Director / Consultant / Managing Director / Purchasing & Logistic Manager / Product Purchasing Manager / HR Purchasing Group Manager / Strategic Purchasing Director / New Product Director / Director of Innovation / International Sourcing Director

KEY FIGURES PURCHASING FUNCTIONS - MAI

€42 500

average annual junior buyer

98%

of graduates find a job within six months after graduation

100%

work in an international position

1100

jobs offered to 400 students

PARTNER COMPANIES

Air France, Aventis, BMS, Bosch, Bouygues, Cadbury, Chupa Chups, Danone, Delphi, Diageo Guinness, EADS, EDF, Eiffage, Henkel, Heineken, Hermès, HP, Johnson & Johnson, Kraft, La Poste, Legrand, L’Oréal, LVMH, Michelin, Microsoft, Nestlé, Nokia, Novartis, Procter & Gamble, Reckitt Benckiser, Renault, Safran, Sanofi, Schweppes, Schlumberger, SNPE, Saipem, Thales, Toyota…

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