In today's fast-paced world, operations and information management professionals make a valuable and significant contribution to business operations and production processes.
Through in-depth study, Effat University’s BSc Degree in Operations and Information management (OPIM) encourage students to develop their understanding of the major concepts and tools needed to implement the theory and application of modern operations and information management within the workplace.
Upon completion of the Operations and Information Management degree, students will be able to demonstrate effective decision making within a work environment, particularly in the face of adverse and challenging circumstances.
The BSc operations and information management degree covers a range of strategic operations and information management topics. These include operations management, system implementation, supply chain management and e-businesses.
With an emphasis on issues unique to the Middle East, students will learn how to help organisations improve their performance through state-of-the-art techniques.
Through in-depth study of forecasting techniques and decision sciences, students to analyse and interpret business information and data for decision-making purposes. You will learn to employ a range of appropriate quantitative and qualitative tools and methods for decision making, which will also help you to identify, evaluate and develop innovative solutions for business issues.
The Bachelor of Science in Operations and Information Management program offers two areas of concentration, with students able to specialise in either Operations Management or Information Management.
Students who choose Operations Management will focus on important elements of project management and business relations, including management of service operations, supply chain management and statistical quality control.
The Information Management specialism places emphasis on all aspects of data handling and management through web-based and database systems. This includes system analysis and design, as well as business software application development and e-commerce study.