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    PG Diploma in Supply Chain and Logistics Management

    About PG Diploma in Supply Chain and Logistics Management

    PG Diploma in Supply Chain and Logistics Management is a two-year master programme in logistics and supply chain domain. The program trains the students in the skills and techniques necessary for the logistics industry. Besides this, the program also provides students with the working and real-life applications of Supply Chain and Logistics. Some of the major topics which will be covered in this course are Operations Strategy, Supply Chain Management, New Product Development, Project Management, Service Management and Quality Management. Besides this, the program also allows students to work on a live project so that they can understand the practical aspects of Supply Chain and Logistics Management.

    Candidates who are interested in managing cost optimization and logistics of any organization can enrol for this two years master level program. However, they must have completed a bachelor's degree in any relevant field to apply for the PG Diploma in Supply Chain and Logistics Management. Candidates can choose any college for admission to PG Diploma in Supply Chain and Logistics Management. 

    PG Diploma in Supply Chain and Logistics Management Highlights

    Check all the important details for the PG Diploma in Supply Chain and Logistics Management from the table given below.

    Short Name

    PGD in Supply Chain and Logistics Management

    Full Name

    PG Diploma in Supply Chain and Logistics Management 

    Level

    PostGraduate

    Field

    Management

    Duration

    2 Years

    Exam Type

    Semester

    Minimum Qualification Requirement

    Bachelor Degree 

    Selection Process

    Entrance Exam

    Average Initial Salary

    INR 3 to 14 lacs per annum

    Minimum Aggregate Score Requirement

    50%-55%

    Major Recruiters

    Atlas Logistics, Global Express, DHL Express, Safexpress, Agarwal Packers and Movers, DTDC

    PG Diploma in Supply Chain and Logistics Management Eligibility Criteria

    Candidates who are seeking admission in the PG Diploma in Supply Chain and Logistics Management program need to satisfy the eligibility criteria decided by the college. Find out about the eligibility criteria for PG Diploma in Supply Chain and Logistics Management below.

    • Candidates must have completed graduation from any recognized institution/ university.
    • He/she must have scored a minimum of 50% marks in graduation. 

    PG Diploma in Supply Chain and Logistics Management Admission Process

    Candidates who have applied for admission to PG Diploma in Supply Chain and Logistics Management will be selected on the basis of their academic scores. Besides this, the college will also consider scores of the entrance exam while shortlisting the candidates. Selected candidates will be called for a personal interview to the campus. Once all the admission rounds have been completed, candidates can submit the annual fee along with the required documents. 

    PG Diploma in Supply Chain and Logistics Management Entrance Exam

    There are some colleges which might ask for the scores of the entrance exam while granting admission. There are many entrance exams which are conducted for admission to PG Diploma in Supply Chain and Logistics Management. Candidates can check the admission process of the college to know all the entrance exams accepted by a particular college. Some of the  major entrance exams for admission into this course are:

    • CAT(Common Admission Test)
    • MAT(Management Aptitude Test)
    • XAT(Xavier Aptitude Test)
    • SNAP(Symbiosis National Aptitude Test)

    PG Diploma in Supply Chain and Logistics Management Syllabus

    The syllabus of PG Diploma in Supply Chain and Logistics Management is provided in the table below. 

    Business Communication

    Business Law

    Business Economics

    Essentials of HRM

    Corporate Social Responsibility

    Strategic Management

    CRM

    International Logistics & Supply Chain Management

    Enterprise Resource Planning

    Project

    Information Systems for Managers

    Business Statistics

    Logistic Management

    Decision Analysis & Modelling

    Management Theory and Practice

    Marketing Management

    Operations Management

    Advanced Supply Chain Management

    Organizational Behaviour

    Financial Accounting & Analysis

    Supply Chain Management

    World-Class Operations

    Total Quality Management

    Business: Ethics, Governance & Risk

    PG Diploma in Supply Chain and Logistics Management Career Options and Job Prospects

    The growth in the trading sector has resulted in the rise in employment opportunities in logistics and supply chain management. There are various sectors available for the candidates after completing the PG Diploma in Supply Chain and Logistics Management. Candidates can apply at any of the sectors as per their skills and experience. Besides this, they can go for a training program in logistics management to gain some experience before applying for a full-time job. 

    Some of the employment opportunities available for the candidates after completing the PG Diploma in Supply Chain and Logistics Management are in the following:

    • Freight Organisations
    • Bulk Carrier Organisations
    • Cruise Ship
    • Merchant Navy
    • Trade compliance
    • Road transport and haulage
    • Administration and IT
    • Exhibition and project forwarding

    Candidates may opt for any profile listed below.

    • Assistant Operations Manager
    • Business Manager
    • General Manager
    • Logistics Assistant
    • Purchasing Manager
    • Supply Chain Analyst
    • Retail Store Manager
    • Logistics Consultant
    • Warehouse Operation Manager
    • Logistic Managers
    • Inventory Manager
    • Transportation Manager

    FAQs about PGDLSM

    How can I apply for PG Diploma in Supply Chain and Logistics Management?

    You can fill the application form of the college in order to apply for the PG Diploma in Supply Chain and Logistics Management. After that, you will have to submit the application form along with the application fee before the last date. Most of the colleges also provide an online option for filling the application form.

    What job profiles are available after completion of PG Diploma in Supply Chain and Logistics Management?

    There are many job profiles available after PG Diploma in Supply Chain and Logistics Management such as Business Manager, General Manager, Logistics Assistant, Purchasing Manager, Supply Chain Analyst and Retail Store Manager.

    What is the selection process for PG Diploma in Supply Chain and Logistics Management?

    Selection for the PG Diploma in Supply Chain and Logistics Management will be done on the basis of candidates' performance in academic degree and work experience. Besides this, the college will also consider scores of the entrance exam.

    What salary can I expect after PG Diploma in Supply Chain and Logistics Management?

    You can expect an average salary of INR 3 lakh after PG Diploma in Supply Chain and Logistics Management. However, the average salary will depend on your experience and certification.

    Where can I apply for a job after PG Diploma in Supply Chain and Logistics Management?

    You can apply for a job at Freight Organisations, Administration and IT, Bulk Carrier Organisations, Cruise Ship and Merchant Navy after completing PG Diploma in Supply Chain and Logistics Management.
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    No, IIKM Business School, Calicut does not offer PGDM courses. However, the college offers an MBA program in many branches such as Marketing ManagementFinance Management,  Human Resource ManagementInformation Technology, Healthcare Management and Production Management. If you are interested in any admission in MBA program then you can visit the official website of the college to complete the registration form. However, if you are looking for PGDM colleges then you can check other colleges provided below.

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