The main aim of Management Science and Engineering is to study the inherent law of management, provide the scientific theories, methods and solutions for economy organizations to accomplish the goals effectively. Based on management science and economics, this discipline is closely linked to mathematics, information science and engineering sciences, and pays much attention to the methodology of management science &engineering and the application in management.
Research fields: investment decision analysis, enterprise production management, enterprise information management, management modeling methods and e-commerce.
Postgraduate students of this major will be granted master’s degree in management after 2-year study if all evaluation passed.
2. Educational objective
The masters of this major should seek a comprehensive development in moral, intellectual and physical aspects with an aggressive spirit and rigorous, truth-seeking academic styles. The students who got master degree shall have solid theoretical foundation and systematical specific knowledge in management and economics. Well-trained foreign language skill that helps reading professional literature efficiently is also required. They should have fundamental knowledge about the present situation, leading edge and future tendency of this discipline, should be competent to undertake some research tasks or management practices in this field by themselves through the utilization of management science theories & methods and computer technologies.
3. Credit Requirement and Curriculum
The minimum course credit for postgraduate students is 26 including at least 6 credits of curriculums with the number starting with six (See the following chart).
For those postgraduate students whose bachelor degree is not management, they should additionally learn following two courses: Principles of Management and Applied Economy Statistics. Students who passed the examinations would get relevant course credits.
Chart: The Curriculums for Postgraduate Students in Management Science and Engineering
4. The Requirements for Degree Paper
The requirements for master degree papers of this discipline comply with the related provisions in “General Rules for Postgraduate Training Program of USTB” and “Thesis Defense and Application for Master Degree of USTB”.
The postgraduate students of this discipline should submit at least one thesis which has been published in national academic seminar or national academic journal to Thesis Supervisory Committee before the official dissertation defense.