MBA in Logistics & Supply Chain Management

MBA (Logistics & Supply Chain Management)

Program Details

The MBA in Logistics & Supply Chain Management program offered by UPES is designed to provide students with a comprehensive understanding of the strategic and operational aspects of logistics and supply chain management in the global business environment. The program emphasizes both domestic and international logistics systems, including sourcing, operations management, materials management, warehousing, and distribution or last-mile delivery operations. By gaining knowledge and skills in this field, students can pursue careers in various industries such as manufacturing, e-commerce, warehousing, aviation, shipping, consulting, and research.

This full-time two-year program offered by UPES School of Business, offers a holistic learning experience for students. It includes practical elements such as summer internships, live projects with companies, industrial tours, and dissertations. Students also benefit from guest lectures by industry experts, which further enhance their understanding of the industry and its challenges. The program aims to develop students' leadership and strategic management skills to keep up with the rapidly evolving modern business environment.

The program offers two specializations: Logistics Planning/Supply Chain and Business Process in Supply Chain. The Logistics Planning/Supply Chain specialization focuses on managing products from creation to distribution, refining processes to optimize systems, equipment, and storage facilities. This specialization opens up career opportunities in mid or senior management roles in logistics, e-commerce, manufacturing, warehousing, aviation, shipping, and related industries, both in India and globally. On the other hand, the Business Process in Supply Chain specialization covers various aspects such as strategic planning, demand planning, supply planning, procurement, manufacturing, warehousing, order fulfillment, and transportation business processes.

Program Highlights

  • Students undertake major projects, summer internships, and live projects with companies, providing hands-on experience in real-world scenarios in logistics and supply chain management.
  • The MBA in Logistics & Supply Chain Management program offers flexibility for students to pursue careers in manufacturing, service, or consulting sectors, enabling them to choose the path that aligns with their interests and goals.
  • Students are encouraged to engage in student and faculty exchange programs, research projects, seminars, conferences, and internships, fostering a culture of innovation and collaboration.
  • The curriculum includes exposure to real-world case studies, industry visits, and guest lectures from industry experts, ensuring students gain practical insights and knowledge directly from professionals.
  • Students are equipped with the necessary skills in software and technology used in logistics and supply chain management, including SAP, Six Sigma, advanced Excel, and analytics tools like R-studio.
  • The UPES School of Business offers modern smart classrooms, a well-equipped Analytics Lab, a comprehensive library, and advanced analytical tools, providing a conducive learning environment for students' growth and development.

The future scope of an MBA in Logistics & Supply Chain Management program is promising and offers numerous opportunities in various industries globally. This program prepares students for mid and senior management roles in logistics, e-commerce, manufacturing, warehousing, aviation, shipping, research, consulting, and related fields. The industry currently faces a significant shortage of skilled professionals capable of efficiently managing company supply chains. The program emphasizes practical learning, providing students with internships and on-the-job training to apply their classroom knowledge to real-world situations. This practical experience gives them a competitive edge in the job market. The curriculum covers essential topics such as procurement, inventory management, transportation, warehousing, and distribution. Furthermore, students benefit from real-world case studies, industry visits, and guest lectures by industry experts. The program also exposes students to software and technology used in the field, such as SAP, Oracle, and Tally, enhancing their employability. Overall, the MBA in Logistics and Supply Chain Management equips students with a comprehensive understanding of the industry, its practices, and its challenges, ensuring they are well-prepared for diverse managerial roles in the logistics and supply chain domain.

Career Opportunities

The MBA in Logistics & Supply Chain Management program at the UPES School of Business offers a wide range of career prospects for students. They have the opportunity to work with renowned organizations and acquire valuable experience in the corporate world through summer internships, live projects, and placements. Students can explore various career paths based on their interests, and engage in collaboration with potential employers to secure job opportunities. The field of supply chain management offers diverse roles across multiple industries, including manufacturing, services, and consulting. Students can explore placements in these three distinct business verticals, expanding their career options in the process.


Placements for students pursuing an MBA in Logistics & Supply Chain Management have greatly improved 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 PI Industries, among others, provide attractive job opportunities for these students. In addition, numerous mid-sized start-ups show a keen interest in hiring postgraduates of this program. Various job roles available for MBA graduates include Demand Planner, Supply Planner, Logistics Network Design, Supply Chain Analyst, Production Planning, Procurement, and Business Analyst. The starting salary for freshers in this field typically ranges from INR 6-30 lakh per annum, depending on their skills, knowledge, and exposure.

Fee Structure

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Semester 1

Organizational Behaviour3003
Marketing Management3003
Managerial Economics3003
Accounting for Managers3003
Quantitative Techniques 
for Managers
Business Communication 1022
Introduction to Suply Chain3003
Operations Management3003
Business Environment2002
TOTAL   25

Semester 2

Human Resource Management2003
Financial Management2003
Specialization Paper 1 (Chose 
one from Demand Planning 
and Forecasting; Lean Supply
Chain Management)
Warehouse Management2003
Retail Supply Chain2003
Business Research Methods3003
Industrial Visit0001
Business Ethics and CSR2002
Managing Digital Transformation3003
TOTAL   24

Semester 3

Procurement and Supplier 
Relationship Management
Specialization Paper 2 
(Chose one from Business 
Process Disruptions; TQM 
and Six Sigma)
Global Supply Chain3003
Multi Modal Transportation3003
Supply Chain Modeling, 
Design & Simulation
Strategic Management 3003
Customer Relationship 
Summer Internship 0002
Global context of Business1001
Project Management3003
TOTAL   27

Semester 4

Business & Supply Chain 
Risk Management
Innovation and Entrepreneurship 3003
Environmental, Social and 
TOTAL   13


Interested students must meet the following minimum eligibility requirements for pursuing an MBA in Logistics & Supply Chain Management: Minimum 50% marks in Class X, XII and Graduation. Graduation From a recognized University in any stream

Selection Criteria

The selection criteria for individuals interested in pursuing the MBA program in Logistics & Supply Chain Management at UPES are determined by their individual performance in UPESMET / National Level Exams/ CUET followed by Personal Interview.

*CUET-UG 2024 - 60 Percentile

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Business Process in Supply Chain

Business Process in Supply Chain