GITAM INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT

Visakhapatnam Campus

MBA LSCM program aims to train and develop future leaders and managers in the fast growing logistics & supply chain sector.  It is a highly integrated program to offer knowledge and understanding of multiple facets of logistics & supply chain operations including materials management, transportation & warehousing.  Master’s degree program in supply chain & logistics prepares students for careers in purchasing, inventory control, distribution, and customer service management. Coursework provides students with a solid foundation in the various sectors of the logistics and supply chain field.

Our program will produce graduates who:

Are competent, creative, and highly valued professionals in industry, academia, or government.

Are flexible and adaptable in the workplace, possess the capacity to embrace new opportunities of emerging technologies, and embrace leadership and teamwork opportunities, all affording sustainable management careers.

Continue their professional development by obtaining advanced degrees in Management or other professional fields.

Act with global, ethical, societal, ecological, and commercial awareness expected of practicing management professionals.

Our program will produce graduates who have attained:

  • An ability to apply knowledge of management skills
  • An ability to design and conduct data analysis and interpret data
  • An ability to function in multi-disciplinary teams
  • An ability to identify, formulate and solve management problems
  • An understanding of professional and ethical responsibility
  • An ability to communicate effectively
  • The broad education necessary to understand the impact of management solutions in a global and societal context
  • A recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in life-long learning
  • A knowledge of contemporary issues and
  • An ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern tools necessary for management practice.

Note: In general, each credit is equivalent to ten contact hours

  • GLSCM 101 Management Theory and Practice
  • GLSCM 102 Geopolitical Environment & International Business
  • GLSCM 103 Managerial Economics
  • GLSCM 104 Organizational Behavior
  • GLSCM 105 Accounting for Managers
  • GLSCM 106 Quantitative Techniques
  • GLSCM 107 IT for Management
  • GLSCM 108 Business Ethics

PROFESSIONAL COMPETENCY DEVELOPMENT COURSES(2 Credits)

  • GLSCM 109 OBT
  • GLSCM 110 YOGA Law
  • GLSCM 201 Business Laws
  • GLSCM 202 Financial Management
  • GLSCM 203 Business Research Methodology
  • GLSCM 204 Operations Management
  • GLSCM 205 Marketing Management
  • GLSCM 206 Human Resources Management
  • GLSCM 207 Export Import Management (EXIM)
  • GLSCM 208 Operations Research

PROFESSIONAL COMPETENCY DEVELOPMENT COURSES(6 Credits)

  • GLSCM 209 BEC
  • GLSCM 210 Soft Skills
  • GLSCM 211 International Study Tour
  • GLSCM 301. International Business Strategy
  • GLSCM 302. Innovation and Entrepreneurship
  • GLSCM 303 International Trade Logistics
  • GLSCM 304. International Economics
  • GLSCM 305. Supply Chain Management
  • GLSCM 306. Elective - 1
  • GLSCM 307. Elective - 2
  • GLSCM 308. Elective - 3
  • GLSCM 309. Summer Internship and Viva

PROFESSIONAL COMPETENCY DEVELOPMENT COURSES(4 Credits)

  • GLSCM 310. CBA
  • GLSCM 311. Foreign Language
Elective Courses
  • Security Analysis and Portfolio Management
  • Marketing of Financial Services
  • International Financial Management
  • International Marketing Management
  • Retail Management
  • Digital Marketing
  • Sales and Distribution
  • Supply Chain Management
  • International Trade Logistics
  • Freight forwarding & customs clearance
  • Project Management
  • Industrial Relations & Labour Laws
  • Cross Culture Management
  • International Human Resource Management
  • Doing Business with Emerging Markets
  • Agriculture Commodity Trading
  • Predictive Analytics
  • Trade Analytics
  • GLSCM 401. Port and Shipping Management
  • GLSCM 402 Global Sourcing
  • GLSCM 403 Elective -1
  • GLSCM 404 Elective - 2
  • GLSCM 405 Elective - 3
  • GLSCM 406 One Open Elective / Contemporary Course / Research Project

PROFESSIONAL COMPETENCY DEVELOPMENT COURSES(2 Credits)

  • GLSCM 407 Business Simulation Game
Elective Courses
  • Project Appraisal Financing
  • Financing of International Trade
  • Financial Risk Management
  • Consumer Behavior
  • Advertising & Brand Management
  • Change Management
  • Inventory & Ware House Management
  • Managing Global Compliance in Exports
  • Stoving & Cargo Management
  • Learning & Development
  • Design Thinking
  • Intellectual Property Rights
  • Doing Business with BRICS
  • Sectoral & Cluster Strategies for International Business
  • Prescriptive Analytics
  • E-Commerce & Web Analytics
  • Data Visualization with Tableau and Power B1