CUOA Business School
103, Via Guglielmo Marconi
36077, Altavilla Vicentina
Vicenza, Italy

Operations, Logistics & Lean Management

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CUOA Business School
Altavilla Vicentina - Italy

3 weeks
January or July


Program Theme

The search for competitive advantages by world class operational and logistics management excellence.


Undergraduates interested in Administration.


To deepen knowledge in Logistics, Operations and quality control using, as a reference the concept of lean manufacturing (Toyotism) applied to factories and services.

Benefits for scholarship holders participating in this program:

- Subsidized rates at partner hotels
- Optional visit to the Fashion District in Milan
- Academic Preparation and Logistics for the program

Why should I attend this course?

  • Professors are PhDs with vast professional experience at executive levels;
  • Two meetings with local executives within the activity schedule;
  • Optional visit to the UN Headquarters and the World Trade Organization in Geneva;
  • Use the excellence in operational and logistic management, based on the concepts of lean production (Toyotism), as a strategic and competitive advantage.

Operations, Logistics & Lean Management

Program Profile
Classes and company visits in a full-time basis

100h classroom/activities/ company visits

Additional Activity
Visit to the World Trade Organization in Geneva, Switzerland, or the Fashion District of Milan, Italy

Students per Classroom
From 15 to 30

Certificate in Executive Management

€ 5.620 + Enrollment Fee: € 60
Up to 16 installments

Partial scholarships (50%). Apply now!

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Module 1

Logistics and operation for Global businesses

Foundations of logistics and operation for Global businesses; How to leverage competitive advantage based upon excellence in LOP. Company Visits and Project work.

Module 2

Lean goals and strategies

Toyota’s lessons for today’s companies; linking corporative strategies to lean management. Company Visits and Project work.

Module 3

Lean management for industries and services

Broadening the concept of lean management: service sector and lean management concepts and practices. Project work and Graduation Ceremony.

CUOA Business School - Foundation CUOA is one of the most active learning centers of Administration in Europe. Founded in 1957, it is a business school supported by universities of Padova, Trento, Trieste, Udine, Ca' Foscari, IUAV (Venice) and Verona. Located in Italy, it offers programs in English for students from all over the world. It is a private foundation, non-profit, that supports students of emerging countries.

Profile of students who have attended this course

  • ACL Consulting
  • Ambev
  • BGH
  • Bradesco
  • BRF
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • Dolead
  • Fravin Pty
  • Hanwha Total
  • Hypermarcas
  • IRM Serviços
  • Nestlé Brasil
  • Perfetti Van Melle
  • Produquímica
  • PWC
  • Subsea 7
  • SulAmérica
  • Sulgesso Industria e Comércio
  • Universidade Federal do Triângulo Mineiro
  • Ventura Petróleo