Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Logistic and Supply Chain Management is the organization of  complete network for movement of raw material from the resource to the consumer in the form of final product. The management includes implementing, controlling and planning the flow about how the product or service is going to reach from the supplier to the consumer. Mainly supply chain management and logistics are interrelated as logistics monitors the actual competence of the flow of resources which is basically a part of the larger field of Supply Chain Management. Few supply chains are simple, while others are rather complex.

Logistic and Supply Chain Management is important for company’s success and for customer satisfaction. The complications of the supply chain vary with the range of the business and the complexity and numbers of items that are being manufactured. Logistic Managers and Supply Chain Managers make sure about the regular flow of product or service from resource to consumer which in turn helps in healthy growth of the business. One more significant part of Supply Chain is Liasoning which also provides plenty career opportunities.

 

Few courses offered in this field: -

 

  • Diploma in Supply Chain Management
  • Bachelor of Supply Chain Management
  • Bachelor of Commerce in Supply Chain Management
  • M.B.A in Logistics and Supply Chain Management
  • M.B.A in Material and Logistics Management
  • M.B.A in Supply Chain Management
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Materials and Logistics Management
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Supply Chain Management

Basic Eligibility

UG:

 

For admission into bachelor's degree a student must pass higher secondary examination or 10+2 or equivalent / 3 years Diploma from a State Board of Technical Education. The duration for this program is of 3 years.


PG:

 

For admission into master's degree a student must have a bachelor's degree with at least 50% marks from a recognized university or institution. The duration for this program is of 2 years.


Others:

 

Eligibility for Diploma Programs: -

For admission into diploma program a student must pass higher secondary examination / 10+2 / bachelor's degree / post graduate degree from any stream. The duration for this program is of 1 year.


Specializations

Few specializations in this field: -

 

  • Marketing
  • Inventory
  • Transportation
  • Purchasing
  • Manufacturing
  • Planning

Job Prospects

Employability Scenario –

 

The Logistics value chain consists of three segments, namely Transportation, Warehousing and Value Addition Services.

 

Distribution of Human Resources

 

The distribution of Human Resources is described below –

 

Road Transportation Segment

 

Functions

Distribution

Senior Management

2%

Middle Management

5%

Supervisory Staff

13%

Worker Level

80%

 

Railway Transport Segment

 

Functions

Distribution

Operation & Maintenance

70%

Health & Safety

5%

Corporate Management

5%

Support Functions

20%

 

Ship Transport Segment

 

Functions

Distribution

Sales & Marketing

25%

Customer Service

20%

Operations

35%

HR Admin, Finance

15%

Senior Management

5%

 

Warehousing Segment

 

Functions

Distribution

Senior Management

2%

Middle Management

8%

Operational Frontline-Line Staff

90%

Source: Primary Research and IMaCS analysis

 

What’s the Growth Path?

 

Material & Procurement Roles –

 

  • Material Engineer (Rs 129.128 – Rs 810.399)
  • Material Manager (Rs 266.203 – Rs 2,740.997)
  • Production Manager (Rs 265.777 – Rs 1.193079)
  • Procurement Manager (Rs 347.070 – Rs 1929..860)

 

Logistics Roles –

 

  • Logistics Manager (Rs 242.714 – 1.698.776)
  • Logistics Analyst (Rs 181.207 – 794.634)

 

Supply Chain Management Roles –

 

  • Supply Chain Analyst (Rs 182.614 – 1.009.552)
  • Supply Chain Manager (Rs 305.594 – Rs 2.097.541)
  • VP-SCM (Rs 1.333.315 – Rs 5.173.678)

 

Transportation Roles – Transportation Manager (Rs 238.190 – Rs 457.814)

 

Inventory Management Roles – Inventory Specialist (Rs 270.000 – Rs 770.000)

 

Operational Roles –

 

  • Warehouse Manager (Rs 157.233 – Rs 1.0006.725)
  • Facilities Manager (Rs 280..724 – Rs 1.279.846)

 

Sales & Customer Service Roles –

 

  • Customer Service Analysts (Rs 118. 791 – Rs 476.781)
  • Customer Service Manager (Rs 226.214 – Rs 1.407.275)
  • Account Manager (Rs 302.313 – Rs 1.560.136)

 

Consulting Roles –

 

  • Supply Chain Consultant (Rs 348.356 – Rs 1.448.008)
  • Project Manager (Rs 567.284 – Rs 1.919.166)
  • Client Engagement Manager (Rs 400.000 – Rs 3.900.000)

 

How would a student be benefited by pursuing this program?

 

Students will again the following benefits -

 

  • Functional Skills – Functional Skills are those core elements that provide an individual with the essential knowledge and skills that will enable them to operate confidently, effectively and independently in life and at work
  • Practical Skills – Each student shall have to undergo a practical training for a period of not less than 50 days after the semester II exams.
  • Behavioral Skills – Personality development, spoken English and soft skills training improves the corporate skills of the candidate. It also helps enhance the employability.

MBA Colleges for Logistics and Supply Chain Management in India

Aarupadai Veedu Institute of Technology

Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

Aarupadai Veedu Institute of Technology (AVIT), Chennai was established in 1998 and managed by Vinayaka Missions University, Salem. The college is approved by NBA-AICTE, New Delhi and affiliated to Anna University, Chennai. The aim of the college is to provide...

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Adithya Institute of Management Studies

Trivandrum, Kerala, India

Students who seek the admission shall either apply through post or opt for the spot admission. PROCEDURE TO SEEK ADMISSION THROUGH POST Applicants can download the application form from our website. The Applicants can send the filled in...

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Amity Centre for e - Learning, Noida

Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India

Amity Centre for e - Learning (ACeL), Noida provides online learning through Amity Centre for eLearning (AUO) to give individuals and organizations the competitive edge. All the courses offered by the center are recognized by Amity University. The mission of the...

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Amity Univeristy-Directorate of Distance & Online Education, Noida

Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India

Amity Univeristy-Directorate of Distance & Online Education ( ADDOE ), Noida has been providing world-class distance education across India. It is a matter of great pride that the excellent quality of course material, faculty, delivery methodology and...

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Arihant Institute of Management Studies

Pune, Maharashtra, India

Arihant Institute of Management Studies (AIMS), Pune is a part of Arihant Group of Institutions. Arihant has taken several steps in its pursuit of excellence and are offering new and contemporary elective courses, reviewing course offerings, developing new project...

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Asian School of Business Management, Bhubaneswar (ASBM)

Bhubaneswar, Orissa, India

Asian School of Business Management (ASBM) was established by a team of educationists & management professionals led by Prof. Biswajeet Pattanayak, former Professor of IIM Lucknow & Indore, in furtherance of his dream to create an IIM out of a private B...

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Attitude Management Academy

Kolkata, West Bengal, India

Attitude Management Academy , established in 2007 is one of the leading organization devoted into education, training, placement for the human capital of India. It provides cutting edge learning solution to individuals and organizations to succeed and enhance...

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Bharati Vidyapeeth's Institute of Management Studies and Research

Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Bharati Vidyapeeth’s Institute of Management Studies and Research (BVIMSR), Belapur was established in 1984. The aim of the institute is to be at the pinnacle of management education by equipping students with the necessary skill sets to excel in the...

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Brahmanand Institute of Research Technology and Management

Gurgaon, Haryana, India

Brahmanand Institute of Research Technology and Management (BIRTM), Gurgaon was established in 2003 is one of the premier institutes in the field of technical & management education. The college is approved by AICTE, New Delhi & affiliated to Uttar Pradesh...

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