Operations Management


Operations Management keeps the business wheels turning, spanning all areas of business from production to distribution. A concentration in Operations Management at McGill will allow you to learn how to design, plan, control, coordinate and improve business processes, systems and resources integral to the creation of products and services. 

Emphasizing quantitative analysis and cross-functional thinking, the Operations Management Concentration will train you on traditional and emerging operations strategies, concepts, models and techniques that are essential to any firm in today’s competitive marketplace.  

With a focus on analytical thinking, Operations Management will teach you to problem solve using quantitative tools. Courses focus on supply chain analysis, logistics management, quality management, supplier management, sustainability, and more.  


As an Operations Management graduate, you can find career opportunities in a variety of industries and fields including consulting, manufacturing, distribution, transportation, retail, health care, and the public sector, to name a few.  

Job opportunities include: 

  • Business Operations Manager 
  • Quality Control Specialist  
  • Operations Analyst 
  • Purchasing Manager 
  • Materials Manager


The Faculty’s innovative programs and historic reputation for excellence continue to attract the most prominent professors from around the globe. 

Ready to apply?

For this program, you'll need to apply to the Desautels Faculty of Management.

Check the full admission requirements for information about deadlines and whether supporting documents are required as part of your application. 

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