Supply chain management (SCM) is the management of an interconnected or interlinked between network, channel and node businesses involved in the provision of product and service packages required by the end customers in a supply chain.
Indian logistics industry is worth USD 50 billion and is growing at an exponential rate. It has a potential to grow a lot further.
This program is for executives with an acumen and interest in Logistics & Supply Chain Management. Participants with experience in this area will be preferred.
Schedule & Duration
One class per week on Saturday or Sunday for 3:00 hours (Saturday evening or Sunday morning)
The program follows a step-by-step approach where theoretical concepts will be followed by case studies and practical implementations. Sessions are designed to be interactive and participative.
Module-1: Fundamentals of SCM
• Basic understanding of SCM
• Evolution of SCM and ERP
• Process view of SCM
• Global logistics and SCM
• Decision Making in SCM
Module-2: Operational, Strategic and Implementation issues in SCM
• Material Management
• Logistics Management
• Toyota Production System (TPS)
• Lean Supply Chain
• Demand Management
• Supplier selection and strategic partnership in SCM, etc.
Module-3: Modeling and Design of Supply Chain Management
• Management of Uncertainty in SCM
• Optimization models in SCM
• Use of software environment in SC modeling etc
Module-4: Recent Trends in Supply Chain Management
• Lean, Agile and Le-agile Supply Chain
• Strategies of Cycle time reduction
• Extended Supply Chain Concepts
• Integration of Supply Chain
• Re-engineering the Supply Chain
• Coordination in Supply Chain
• Bullwhip – effect and its management
• Vendor Managed Inventory (VMI)
• Outsourcing and Postponement decision
• Flexibility of Supply Chain
• 3PL and Cross docking
• Integration of Supply chain entities
• IT-enabled Supply Chain Management
• Performance Measurement in SCM
• Reverse logistics & More
Module-5: Applications of SCM Concepts & Practice
• Case Studies: Indian & Global
• Latest Trends and Practices
• In-depth Discussion & Analysis
The indicative modules can be enhanced/replaced at the sole discretion of Program Coordinator.
Conduct of Classes
The classes will be conducted from IIT. Select faculty members will conduct the classes. Each topic will be taught with the help of case studies, live corporate examples and general discussions. In order to provide greater industry insights, business leaders from the different industries, subject to availability, may be invited to share their experiences.
The classes will be made available in across the country through live learning. The participants can also be given an option to connect from home.
The program is also available outside India with a differential amount in fee.
Minimum batch size of 50 students. The batch size can be increased or decreased at the option of Ivory Education.
Program Roll-out Schedule
The program will commence from first week of January 2017 subject to minimum enrollments of 30 students.
Industry tested learning system will be deployed for conducting the program. It will allow students to attend the classes from their offices or homes. A high-speed broadband internet connection is essential for students to participate in the program.
Initially the candidates will need to send across the application forms with Application Fee only. Other fees will be payable only after acceptance in the program. The fee is inclusive of service tax.
In case a candidate is not accepted in the program then the application fee will be refunded. However, if a student does not join the program after being accepted then then application fee will not be refunded.
Application Fee and Program Fee are paid in name of Ivory Education Private Limited.
Ivory Education will provide assistance to candidates for availing loans from financial institutions. These institutions may extend loans to the participants subject to their own conditions. Before applying for a loan, the candidates need to be selected in the program. There is no guarantee on availability of loans.
Assignments & Online Quiz
“Certificate in Logistics & Supply Chain Management” by IIT.
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