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
  • Nov 30, 2021
    Program Start Date
  • Institute of Eminence (IoE)
  • 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 Learning, Big Data analytics, Blockchain and Industry 4.0 in future supply chains

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
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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 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
                            • 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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