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Master of Supply Chain Management

*Postgraduate Certificate in Supply Chain Management is also offered by the Faculty

 

Programme Summary

Graduates will acquire an in-depth knowledge and necessary skills to effectively perform the role of a supply chain manager. The programme also aims to develop the capacity to adapt and innovate to solve problems and to manage the uncertainties of business environment with the use of supply chain management theory, methodologies and tools.

After 8 months (2 semesters), full-time students can be awarded with a Postgraduate Certificate in Supply Chain Management, subjects to meeting the standard set and measured through course-work.

 

Entry Requirement

A Bachelor’s degree (MQF Level 6) with a minimum CGPA of 2.50 or its equivalent qualifications as accepted by the University’s Senate

OR

Candidates with the above degree, with a CGPA of lower than 2.50 or its equivalent qualifications may be accepted, subject to having a minimum of 5 years relevant working experience.

International students are required to show a good level of English Language proficiency.

The University accepts a minimum score of IELTS band 5.5 or its equivalent.

Program Structure (Coursework)

Mode of StudyFull-time / Part-time
Duration of Study1 year (3 semesters) for Full-time OR 2 years (5 semesters) for Part-time
Graduation’s Total Credit Hours42 (21 for Postgraduate Certificate)

Programme Educational Objectives (PEO)

PEO1Knowledgeable, responsive, efficient and effective in managing supply chain of an organization.
PEO2Able to develop vital skills for administration and management including problem-solving, strategy & planning, communication & marketing, interpersonal relations and technology.
PEO3Able to face the challenges of management positions.
PEO4Able to pursue their education at higher level of education at DRB-HICOM University of Automotive Malaysia or any other university or any other institution of higher learning.
PEO5Able to engage in continuous personal development and professional self-study and re-evaluation.
PEO6Able have a wide range of specialist knowledge which is up-to-date and internationally oriented.

Programme Learning Outcomes (PLO)

PLO1Construct knowledge of the functional components within the business organization environment and create the supply chain management best practices for the automotive as well manufacturing and services industries.
PLO2Improve interpersonal skills in individual within the supply chain management.
PLO3Elaborate the responsibility of a business manager in the context of contemporary social, cultural, global and environmental issues.
PLO4Design the supply chain activities and operations in compliance with relevant national and international law, legislation, regulations, safety requirements, and professional standards.
PLO5Communicate effectively as required in a business culture and participate effectively in the planning, implementation, and evaluation of projects in order to create best practice in supply chain management.
PLO6Determine decision making tools and resources, in accordance with the requirements of supply chain management.
PLO7Utilise information technology systems efficiently to support managerial decisions, embrace for lifelong learning, pursue independent learning for professional development and present oneself professionally.
PLO8Develop decision model for successful supply chain management in local and international market place.

Course Offering for Full-Time Students

Semester/ Year OfferedName of Course/ Module
Semester 1 Year 1Supply Chain Management

Operations Management

Logistics and Transportation Management

Leadership in Organization

Storage and Warehouse Techniques
Semester/ Year OfferedName of Course/ Module
Semester 2 Year 1Procurement Management

Financial Analysis and Control Systems

Organizations Behaviour

Business Process Management

Advanced Research Methods
Semester/ Year OfferedName of Course/ Module
Semester 3 Year 1Lean Operations

Strategic Operation Management

Supply Chain Quality Management

Research Project

Course Offering for Full-Time Students of Postgraduate Certificate in Supply Chain Management

Semester/ Year OfferedName of Course/ Module
Semester 1 Year 1Supply Chain Management

Operations Management

Logistics and Transportation Management

Leadership in Organization

Storage and Warehouse Techniques
Semester/ Year OfferedName of Course/ Module
Semester 2/1 Year 1Procurement Management

Financial Analysis and Control Systems

Career Prospect

  • Buyer / Planner Manager
  • Manager
  • Purchasing Manager
  • Warehousing Manager
  • Logistics and Transportation
  • Material Manager
  • Supply Chain Manager