BBA - Operations Management
The BBA in Operations Management program offered by UPES School of Business is designed to equip students with the necessary skills and knowledge to excel in the field of operations management. Over the course of three years, students will delve into a comprehensive curriculum that covers various aspects of operations management and related fields.
The program encompasses courses that focus on key areas such as operations management, supply chain management, inventory management, quality management, lean manufacturing, six sigma, project management, business analytics, and data science. Through these courses, students will develop a solid understanding of the principles and techniques used in managing operations and ensuring efficient processes within organizations. In addition to the academic curriculum, the program also emphasizes practical experience through two mandatory internships. Students will have the opportunity to gain hands-on experience in both the social sector and corporate sector, providing them with a well-rounded perspective and exposure to real-world challenges and scenarios.
Upon successful completion of the program, graduates will be awarded a BBA in Operations Management degree. This qualification opens up a wide range of career opportunities in various industries and organizations. Graduates can pursue roles such as operations manager, supply chain manager, inventory manager, quality manager, lean manufacturing manager, six sigma manager, project manager, business analyst, and data scientist. With the right skills and experience, graduates of this program can have a promising and fulfilling career in operations management, contributing to the success and efficiency of organizations across different sectors.
- Students undertake major projects and participate in summer internships and live projects with companies, ensuring practical exposure and real-world experience.
- Students benefit from exposure to real-world case studies, industry visits, and guest lectures from industry experts, enhancing their understanding of the operations management field.
- The BBA in Operations Management program encourages student and faculty exchange, research projects, seminars, conferences, and internships, providing a wide range of opportunities for personal and professional growth.
- UPES School of Business has achieved notable rankings, being ranked 39th in India in the Management Category by NIRF 2023 and listed among the top 25 Business Schools in India by India Today Ranking Issue 2021.
- The BBA in Operations Management program has industry alliances with renowned companies such as KPMG, TATA Power, HPCL, Essar Oil, and more, offering valuable networking opportunities and industry connections.
- Students benefit from unmatched global opportunities, including a semester abroad at the prestigious University of California, Berkeley, student exchange programs at top universities worldwide, and co-teaching collaborations with UCW & ULBS. Masters’ progression opportunities with Nottingham Trent University and ULaw Business School are also available.
Future Scope / Industry Trends
The future scope of BBA in Operations Management is promising, thanks to the ever-changing landscape of the field and the emergence of new technologies and business models. This creates a strong demand for operations professionals equipped with the necessary skills and expertise to adapt to the latest trends. Key industry trends expected to fuel the demand for BBAs in operations include the continuous expansion of e-commerce, the widespread adoption of automation, the rising significance of data analytics, and the growing emphasis on sustainability. With these factors in play, pursuing a BBA in Operations Management opens up a world of opportunities for individuals looking to contribute to the efficient and sustainable functioning of organizations in various industries.
Completing a BBA in Operations Management from UPES School of Business opens up a plethora of promising career opportunities for graduates. Armed with a solid foundation in business administration and specialized knowledge in operations management, graduates are well-equipped to pursue diverse roles across industries. They can explore career paths as operations managers, supply chain analysts, logistics coordinators, project managers, or production planners. Their skills in optimizing processes, enhancing efficiency, and ensuring smooth operations make them highly sought-after professionals in both manufacturing and service-oriented organizations. The practical and theoretical knowledge gained during their BBA program equips graduates to tackle complex operational challenges, drive strategic decision-making, and contribute to organizational success.
Listed below are the potential career paths that students can explore in the field of Operations Management.
- Operations Manager
- Supply Chain Manager
- Inventory Manager
- Quality Manager
- Lean Manufacturing Manager
- Six Sigma Manager
- Project Manager
- Business Analyst
- Data Scientist
The placement scenario for students pursuing a BBA in Operations Management has witnessed significant improvement in recent years. Renowned companies such as Flipkart, Reliance Industries, HUL, GATI KWE, Adani Wilmar, Accenture, Deloitte, Kuehne Nagel, Xiaomi, TATA Croma, Odex, Transystem, and Amazon, among others, provide attractive job opportunities for these students. Moreover, several mid-sized start-ups show a keen interest in hiring BBA in Operations postgraduates. Various roles available for BBA graduates include Brand Manager, Product Manager, Social Media Manager, Marketing and Sales Manager. Freshers in BBA Operations typically receive starting salaries ranging from INR 6 to 30 lakh per annum. The offered salary depends on the candidate's skills, knowledge, and exposure.
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The minimum eligibility criteria for BBA in Operations Management to be fulfilled by interested students is as follows: Minimum 50% marks in Classes X and XII.
The selection criteria for students who wish to pursue BBA in Operations Management at UPES rely on the individual's performance in either the Entrance Exam (UPESMET-UG) / UGAT’23/ CUET.