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Certificate Program in Supply Chain Management

Get a solid foundation in supply chain, understand the role of new-age tech like AI, blockchain in supply chain and learn how to apply to your industry through case study based pedagogy.

IIT-Bombay is ranked 1st in India & 44th in the world - (QS) World University Rankings 2020

  • Format
    Online Live Lectures
  • 20 Weeks
    Program Duration
  • Ranked No. 3
    by NIRF
  • Oct 31, 2021
    Program Start Date
  • Institute of Eminence (IoE)
    Recognised
  • Overview
  • Certificate
  • Instructors
  • Syllabus
  • Projects
  • Benefits
  • Fees
  • Refer & Earn

Program Overview

Key Highlights

  • Learn from one of India’s best Engineering School - NIRF Ranking 3
  • Experience interactive live online learning through live lectures and real-world projects
  • Interact with leading IIT Bombay faculty and industry experts
  • Earn a completion Certificate from IIT Bombay CE & QIP (Continuing Education & Quality Improvement Programmes)
  • Learn latest advancements in Supply Chain through a one of its kind, state-of the art curriculum
  • Contextualize SCM to the post-COVID-19 business environment
  • Familiarize yourself with the role of machine leaning, Big Data analytics, Blockchain and Industry 4.0 in future supply chains
Syllabus

Best-in-class content by leading faculty members and industry leaders in the form of live sessions, industry case studies and projects.

  • Top Skills You Will Learn
    SCM fundamentals, SCM trends post-COVID 19, inventory planning and control, JIT, VMI, purchasing fundamentals, warehouse management and logistics, blockchain in SCM, ML and Big Data in SCM, Industry 4.0.
  • Minimum Eligibility
    - Graduates with 3+ years or Diploma holders with 5 years experience.
    - People with relevant industry experience of <3 years will also be considered.

    Preferred : People with 5+ years of experience overall preferably from manufacturing or services industry, including entrepreneurs, but ideally not pure coding background
  • Who Is This Program For?
    If you are or aspire to be any of the following, this program will benefit you-
    - Entrepreneurs in services and ecommerce industries
    - Managers in Manufacturing industry
    - Managers in Service industry
    - Managers in ecommerce companies
    - Mechanical Engineers wanting to move to supply chain roles
    - Engineers in Buying/ Purchasing
    - Logistics Lead/Manager
    - Sourcing Lead/Manager
    - Category Manager

Certificate Program in Supply Chain Management

  • Earn a completion certificate from IIT-Bombay Executive Education
  • Learn from the best in the industry
  • Live lectures on weekends
Certificate Program in Supply Chain Management
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Instructors

Syllabus

Best-in-class content by leading faculty and industry leaders in the form of cases and projects, assignments and online live sessions. 

  • Session 1-2: Supply chain strategy & SCM trends
    • Session 3-4: Inventory planning and control
      • Session 5-6: Information distortion and bullwhip (VMI & JIT)
        • Session 7: Supply chain coordination/SC Contracts
          • Session 8-9: Purchasing Fundamentals
            • Session 10: Perishable and Food Supply Chains
              • Session 11: Service Supply Chains
                • Session 12-13: Warehouse and Logistics Management
                  • Session 14-16: Blockchains, ML and Big Data in SCM
                    • Session 17-18: Capstone Project Presentations

                        Industry Project

                        Learn through the industry projects and other case studies, across industries.

                          • Sattva e-Tech Contracts case study
                            The case covers contract selection issues in a manufacturing firm, towards p...
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                          • Vasant Fresh Foods case study
                            Vasant Fresh Foods case study deals with an important issue of food wastage ...
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                          • E-Choupal case study
                            This case examines in detail the initiatives taken by ITC Ltd, to utilize th...
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                          • Mumbai Dabbawallas
                            How can a poorly educated, decentralized workforce perform so beautifully in...
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                          • Coda Coffee
                            This case focuses on how Industry 4.0 (machine vision, AI, blockchain and Io...
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                          • Capstone Projects
                            In this, participants will be assigned to groups of four, and work collabora...
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                          • Learning Support
                            Industry Mentors
                            • Receive unparalleled guidance from industry mentors and teaching assistants
                            • Receive one-on-one feedback on submissions and personalised feedback on improvement
                            Student Success
                            • Our dedicated Student Support Team has your back all days of the week from 09 AM to 09 PM IST and are reachable on studentsupport@upgrad.com or through the Call Back button on the learning platform for urgent resolution of non-academic queries.
                            • Your upGrad Buddy will contact you periodically throughout the program to personally ensure you are on track, and offer valuable guidance.
                          • Q&A Forum
                            • Timely doubt resolution by peers and Teaching Assistants on the Q&A forum
                            • Personalised feedback on assignments and case studies
                            Expert Feedback
                            • Personalised expert feedback on assignments and projects
                            • Regular live sessions by experts to clarify concept-related doubts
                          • Industry Networking
                            • Live sessions by experts on various industry topics
                            • Group discussions
                            • One-on-one discussions and feedback sessions with industry mentors
                          Tuition Fee
                          Starting at INR 4,650/month.
                          Programme Price INR 1,18,000 (inclusive of taxes). EMI Options Available
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                            How You Benefit From This Program
                            Features/Benefits
                            • Best in class curriculum and content designed by top faculty from IIT Bombay
                            • Student mentorship from upGrad
                            • Live session by faculty members of IIT Bombay and Industry Experts
                            • Get an edge above others in the field by learning about latest trends and tech in supply chain management
                            • Interactive learning through Real World Projects

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