Programme Type


Course Duration

12 Months

Deadline to apply

12th September, 2021

Course fee

₹ 2,16,250 + GST (Including Application Fee)

Class timings

Saturdays: 6:45 PM to 10:00 PM

Course Overview:

Programme Content

This programme is organised into the following set of focused modules equipping the participants with the necessary models, tools, and application knowledge to enhance their professional capabilities.

• Basics of Statistics – Distributions, Comparisons, Regression
• Data Presentation, Interpretation, and Visualisation
• Basics of Linear Programming and Optimisation
• Spreadsheet Modeling of Descriptive and Predictive Analytics
• Spreadsheet Modeling of Prescriptive Analytics

• Capacity Planning and Management
• Sales and Operations Planning (S&OP)
• Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
• Toyota Approach – JIT and Lean Operations
• TOC Approach – DBR, Synchronous Manufacturing, Batch Sizing, Flow Balancing

• Forecasting Models
• Monitoring and Controlling Forecasts
• Inventory Models I – Deterministic Models, Continuous Review Systems, Safety Stocks
• Inventory Models II – Stochastic Models, Periodic Review Systems, Newsvendor Model
• Managing Stores and Product Lifecycle Management (PLM)

• Supply Chain Strategy and Design
• Drivers and Metrics in Supply Chain – SCOR Model
• Supply Chain Planning
• Supply Chain Coordination
• Supply Chain Contracts

• Procurement and Sourcing Management
• Developing Supply Strategies
• Supplier Relationship Management
• Supplier Governance and Risk Management
• Performance-based Contracts (PBCs) in Supply Chains

• Facility Location and Network Design
• Warehouse Management
• Distribution Planning
• Transportation and Delivery Planning
• Logistics Outsourcing

• Performance Management - KPIs Visualisation and Reporting
• Supplier Selection and Evaluation
• Supply Network Optimisation – Value Stream Mapping (VSM)
• Supply Chain Risk Management
• Supply Chain Fraud Detection and Management

• Sustainability in Supply Chains
• Ethical Issues in Management of Supply Chains
• Reverse Supply Chains
• Management of Service Supply Chains
• Industry 4.0 in Supply Chains

Programme Highlights

Course Detail

Key Learning Outcomes
Programme Delivery
Campus Immersion
Who Should Attend?
Eligibility Criteria
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Programme Directors

Dr. Pravin P. Tambe

Dr. Pravin P. Tambe

Assistant Professor

Dr. Pravin P. Tambe is an Assistant Professor in the Operations Management & Decision Sciences area at IIM Tiruchirappalli. He holds a PhD from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi and M. Tech in Industrial Engineering from VNIT Nagpur. Earlier, he worked in Piaggio Vehicles Pvt. Ltd., and Skoda Auto India Pvt. Ltd. He has over 16 years of academic experience of teaching in management and engineering institutions. His areas of interest include Production and Operations Management, Manufacturing Systems, etc. He has published research papers in reputed international journals by Elsevier, Emerald, Springer, etc., in the areas of Operations Planning, Reliability, Maintenance Planning, Quality Control, Production Scheduling and Optimisation. He has also contributed to several international conferences by presenting papers and serving as track chair, session chair, etc. He is a reviewer for many international journals like Computers & Industrial Engineering, Reliability Engineering & System Safety, European Journal of Operational Research, Journal of Manufacturing Technology Management and several international conferences like Productions and Operations Management Society (POMS), Industrial Engineering and Operations Management (IEOM), etc. He received the prestigious Fellowship award of Indian Institution of Industrial Engineering for his excellent contribution in the field of Industrial Engineering.

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Nanthakumar Thankavel

Nanthakumar Thankavel

Head of Supplier Quality and Supplier Development, CELEROS Flow Technology