Course description

Who Should attend & Course Pedagogy

  • Professionals who are looking to upgrade their career in Supply Chain.
  • Entrepreneurs/Managers & Leaders, Coordinators and Team Members.
  • Working professionals in an organization with an acumen and interest in Supply Chain & Logistics Management.


  • For Indian Participants – Graduates or Diploma Holders (only 10+2+3) from a recognized university (UGC/AICTE/DEC/AIU/State Government) in any discipline
  • or International Participants – Graduation or equivalent degree from any recognized University or Institution in their respective country
  • Working Professionals with a minimum of 2 years of experience (graduates) and 4 years of work experience (diploma holders)
  • On case-to-case basis less experience can be considered

Pedagogy and Assessment

  • Course will be taught through online platforms
  • Instructor’s notes, data and scripts will be shared via NuLearn Platform
  • Participants will be evaluated continuously through continuous assignments
  • There will be final examination with multiple choice questions
  • Course material is solely meant for recipient’s and should not be distributed/shared elsewhere

Evaluation scheme:

Evaluation ComponentType (Individual/Group) Weightage
End-Course Evaluation (end examination)Individual50%
Project ReportGroup
Project PresentationGroup
Class exerciseGroup


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Assignments, Videos & Case Studies

Curated Course Syllabus

MODULE 1: Supply Chain and logistics strategies and decisions

  • Supply chain strategies, supply chain drivers/metrics, push-pull strategies, competitive advantage
  • Logistical Strategy and Planning, Sustainable Logistics strategies
  • Prerequisites and infrastructures of modernized logistics and supply chain management
  • Creation of responsive supply chain and logistics system
  • Global vs Domestic supply chain and logistics system

MODULE 2: Supply chain & logistics network design

  • Transport mode selection and type and transport cost modelling
  • Warehouse design and management with analytics
  • Vehicle scheduling problem
  • Logistics network design under uncertain and resilient environment
  • Supply network design class exercise

MODULE 3: Forecasting, facility location, and coordination

  • Product lifecycle and forecasting, Improving the visibility of demand, supply chain fulcrum, aggregate planning
  • Predictive analytics for demand, location selection
  • Coordination mechanism in supply chain and logistics
  • Collaborative planning, forecasting, and replenishment (CPFR)
  • Product design and supply chain complexity

Module 4: Managing inventory flow, risk, and resilience

  • Strategic lead time management, Logistics pipeline management, Quick response in logistics, Production strategies for quick response, Synchronization of production and consumption
  • Inventory analytics
  • Risk and resilience management in pandemic situation
  • Humanitarian logistics planning and management

MODULE 5: Supply chain and logistics service quality

  • Designing and assuring service quality in digital supply chain
  • SERVQAL framework for digital supply chain
  • Service quality analytics for LSPs/supply chain actors
  • Global supply Chain quality and international quality standards
  • "Voice of market" and service quality design
  • Service quality 4.0 framework for supplier/LSP

MODULE 6: Digitalization of supply chain and logistics

  • Logistics and supply chain management information system
  • Sectoral discussion on digital supply chain
  • Benefit and beneficiary's matrix of digitalization
  • Digital service supply chain
  • Case discussion and analysis

MODULE 7: Performance management in supply chain

  • Supply chain sourcing decisions, bull whip effect analysis
  • Supply chain performance analytics with multi-criteria assessment
  • Types of logistics service providers (LSPs)
  • Performance assessment of logistics service providers
  • Goal oriented performance measurement, attribute of national logistics system, SCOR model
  • Case discussion and analysis

MODULE 8: Supply chain and logistics 4.0

  • Sustainable supply chain practices
  • Data-driven supply chain and logistics
  • Physical internet, hyperloop logistics, logistics 4.0
  • Framework for Carbon-neutral supply chain and logistics system
  • SWOT analytics for assessing sustainability of supply chain and logistics processes
  • Sustainable production and consumption in supply chain

Project submission and examination

Program Fees

For Indian Residents

Rs. 75,000 + GST*

Amount (INR)
1st instalment
Immediate Payment
Rs. 25,000 + GST*
2nd Instalment
20 July 2023
Rs. 25,000 + GST*
3rd Instalment
20 October 2023
Rs. 25,000 + GST*

6 Months No Cost EMI
Starts from

Rs. 12500 + GST*

For International Students

USD 1750

* 1% + GST* processing fees will be charged by loan partner in 6/9/12 months EMI.

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alok kumar
Prof. Aalok Kumar
PhD (IIT Roorkee)

Dr. Aalok Kumar has been awarded PhD in Operations Management from Department of Management Studies, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Roorkee, ...

P R S Sarma
Prof. P R S Sarma
PhD (IIT Delhi)

Prof. Sarma has obtained his PhD and MBA (Technology Management) from IIT Delhi. Before joining, he was associated with IIM Raipur. He comes with a...

About the institute


    • Having rich knowledge resources; and modern infrastructure, even in its temporary campus, conducive to learning outcomes of high impact.
    • Having a vibrant student cohort with national character (representing 22 states) that excels in academics, co- and extra-curricular activities and regularly wins competitions pan-India.
    • Recording top placements among 10 IIMs.
    • Conducting a customized MBA Program on weekends for experienced professionals.

Indian Institute of Management Visakhapatnam (IIMV) belongs to the prestigious IIM family of business schools. It is a new generation IIM, set up by the Government of India in September 2015. The Indian Institutes of Management Act 2017 declares IIMs as Institutions of National Importance, empowered to attain standards of global excellence in management, management research and allied areas of knowledge. IIM Visakhapatnam is located in its temporary, but state-of-the-art facility in the salubrious Andhra University campus in the ‘City of Destiny’, Visakhapatnam. The Institute has begun the process for building a permanent, full-fledged, word-class campus on approx. 230 acres of land in the (relative) vicinity of the upcoming green-field international airport, about 25 kilometers from the present (temporary/transit) campus. The first phase of the new facility is expected to be functional by 2021.

Strengths of IIM Visakhapatnam

The campus of the Institute is well-equipped with knowledge resources, teaching-learning aids and facilities. The student hostels are modern and well-furnished, providing excellent board, lodging facilities and amenities conducive to technology-enabled knowledge-pursuit and recreation. With students from about 20 states and union territories of India, the Institute reflects a truly national character.

Taking a significant lead among its contemporaries, the Institute conducted Management Development Programs for the Senior Executives of Central Public-Sector Enterprises and a Faculty Development Program (FDP) for the Management Professors from the Public Universities of AP.

The Institute is partnering with the Mentor in promoting entrepreneurship among the women in the region. Titled as Women Start-up Program 2018, the initiative is nurturing and building entrepreneurial skills in about 25 aspiring women-entrepreneurs, through mentoring, knowledge-support and incubation facilities. The Institute is therefore all set to play an important role in facilitating creative ideas of women, convert into successful innovations.

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Corporate Prices / Plans

No. of Nomination
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6 to 10
11 to 20
21 and above
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EMI Options / Plans

1 Month
Rs. 75,000 + 18% GST
3 Month
Rs. 25,000 + 18% GST
9 Months
Rs. Monthly
12 Months
Rs. Monthly
Down Payment for Course is 10,000 + 18% GST
Please Note
  • Processing Charges may be applicable as per bank rules.

  • No loan facility is available for foreign students.


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