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the Diploma in Product and Category Management is a study that is useful for students are looking to work in Shopping Centre (Category Manager) or Production Company (Product Manager). This course will shape students to become the leaders that employees will be looking for, for their managerial positions.
Did you know that Switzerland Management Education has been ranked 1 worldwide by the World Economic Forum?, If you are interested in Product and Category Management and want to be a future manager or get a better position, then you should apply today to Study with us. All our study programs are made for you to be able to finish within one academic year.

We have 4 intakes per year for this study program: january, april, july and october.

Why Product and Category Management?

To be successful Product or Category Manager, understanding the human behavior, Channel Management and excellent communication skills are key for any employee. This course teaches students the theory they need to know across all of the elements of Product and Category Management, from sales to marketing to how prepare and host and event or shopping centre. By understanding the Product and Category industry, students of this study program will have an all-around knowledge and understanding of the responsibilities that they will hold as an employee of the industry.

Academic Goal

At the end of this course, students will gain a valuable qualification that will place them ahead of others in the hopes of finding employment in this field. Students will graduate with swiss knowledge and an extensive Product and Category that any employee of this industry should have.

Programme overview

During this course, students will be assessed on two stages through a series of modules that will be taught to them through lectures and the internship period, Students will be taught in traditional lectures, in which there will be guided readings that will give students a broader understanding of the industry.

Students are assessed based upon their coursework, reports and presentations.

Swiss Diploma (1 year) / Associate Diploma (2 years):

This study program is the first academic year of the Bachelor study program

Duration: one Academic year or more

Diploma: Associate Diploma in Product and Category Management

Age: Minimum age 17 years

Previous study: High School Diploma or equivalent

English level: IELTS or equivalent (Only for students from non-English speaking countries or students who did not study at English speaking school)

Study Method: Online

Fee: 6950 Euro for the first year (Diploma) and 7950 Euro for the 2nd year (Associate Diploma)

From the 1st of May 2017, the fee will be increased 1000 Euro
Note: If you have any doubts about your suitability for this study program please contact us

Bachelor:

Duration: 1 year 

Diploma: BBA in Product and Category Management

Age: Minimum age 18 years

Previous study: Associate Bachelor or equivalent

English level: IELTS or equivalent (Only for students from non-English speaking countries or students who did not study at English speaking school)

Study Method: Online

Fee: 8950 Euro

From the 1st of May 2017, the fee will be increased 1000 Euro
Note: If you have any doubts about your suitability for this study program please contact us

Executive Bachelor:

Duration: 1 year 

Diploma: Executive BBA in Product and Category Management

Age: Minimum age 20 years

Previous study: 3 years Management experience + High School Diploma or equivalent 

English level: IELTS or equivalent (Only for students from non-English speaking countries or students who did not study at English speaking school)

Study Method: Online

Fee: 9950 Euro

From the 1st of May 2017, the fee will be increased 1000 Euro
Note: If you have any doubts about your suitability for this study program please contact us

Master:

Duration: 1 year 

Diploma: MBA in Product and Category Management

Age: Minimum age 21 years

Previous study: Bachelor or equivalent 

English level: IELTS or equivalent (Only for students from non-English speaking countries or students who did not study at English speaking school)

Study Method: Online

Fee: 10950 Euro

From the 1st of May 2017, the fee will be increased 1000 Euro
Note: If you have any doubts about your suitability for this study program please contact us

Executive Master:

Duration: 6 Months + Thesis

Diploma: Executive MBA in Product and Category Management

Age: Minimum age 23 years

Previous study: 5 years Management experience + High School Diploma or equivalent 

English level: IELTS or equivalent (Only for students from non-English speaking countries or students who did not study at English speaking school)

Study Method: Online

Fee: 11950 Euro

From the 1st of May 2017, the fee will be increased 1000 Euro
Note: If you have any doubts about your suitability for this study program please contact us

Doctorate:

Duration: 12 Months + Thesis

Diploma: Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) in Product and Category Management

Age: Minimum age 23 years

Previous study: Master or equivalent OR 7 years Management experience + a Bachelor or equivalent

English level: IELTS or equivalent (Only for students from non-English speaking countries or students who did not study at English speaking school)

Study Method: Online

Fee: 12950 Euro

From the 1st of May 2017, the fee will be increased 1000 Euro
Note: If you have any doubts about your suitability for this study program please contact us

Note: Study fee does not include application and reservation fee (to guarantee you a study place) of 240 Euro (onetime payment and non-refundable).

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Joint/Dual AWARD: Are you interested in getting a Joint/Dual-award? ABMS Diploma + other one from state university? please click here to know more.

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