GITAM School of International Business

GITAM (Deemed to be University), Visakhapatnam


MBA GLSCM 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.

  • GLSCM 101 Managerial Economics
  • GLSCM 102 Business Communication
  • GLSCM 103 Management Accounting
  • GLSCM 104 Quantitative Techniques-I
  • GLSCM 105 Organizational Behaviour & Leadership
  • GLSCM 106 Foreign Language
  • GLSCM 107 Geopolitics & International Business
  • GLSCM 108 Project Work & Presentation
  • GLSCM 109 Management Professional Development Programme
  • GLSCM 110 Management of Life Skills
  • GLSCM 201 Macroeconomics
  • GLSCM 202 Business Law
  • GLSCM 203 Financial Management
  • GLSCM 204 Quantitative Techniques-II
  • GLSCM 205 Operations Management
  • GLSCM 206 Marketing Management
  • GLSCM 207 EXIM Management
  • GLSCM 208 Foreign Language
  • GLSCM 209 Business Environment & Policy
  • GLSCM 210 Field Visit & Project Work
  • GLSCM 301. Business Environment & Policy
  • GLSCM 302. Human Resource Management
  • GLSCM 303 International Trade Logistics
  • GLSCM 304. International Marketing Management
  • GLSCM 305. Accounting and Financial for Management
  • GLSCM 306. Supply Chain Management
  • GLSCM 307. International Study Tour
  • GLSCM 308. Business Research Method
  • GLSCM 309. Foreign Language
  • GLSCM 310. Project Management
  • GLSCM 401. Summer Internship Project
  • GLSCM 402 Management Control Systems
  • GLSCM 403 Industrial Relations & Labour Laws
  • GLSCM 404 Strategic Logsitics Management
  • GLSCM 405 Small Business & Entrepreneurship
  • GLSCM 406 Marketing of Logistics Services
  • GLSCM 407 Campus to Corporate Training Programme
  • GLSCM 408 Logistics and Risk Management
  • GLSCM 409 Global Supply Chain Management
  • GLSCM 410 Total Quality Management
  • GLSCM 411 Business Game Simulation
  • GLSCM 501. Global Operations & Logistics
  • GLSCM 502. Business Ethics
  • GLSCM 503. Global Sourcing
  • GLSCM 504 Logistics & Multimodal Transport
  • GLSCM 505 Environmental & Disaster Management.
  • GLSCM 506 Advanced Topics in Logistics & Supply Chain Management
  • GLSCM 507 Management of Change & Innovation
  • GLSCM 508 Two Electives (2×3)
  • GLSCM 601. Research Project / Business Plan/One Elective
  • GLSCM 602. Business Process Improvement
  • GLSCM 603. Cross Cultural Management
  • B1 - Descriptive Analytics
  • B2 – Predictive Analytics
  • B3 - Prescriptive Analytics
  • GLSCM E-1 International Business Negotiations & Contract Designing
  • GLSCM E-2 Measurement, Outsourcing & Reverse Logistics
  • GLSCM E-3 Management of Integrated Logistics
  • GLSCM E-4 Logistics Technology & Management
  • GLSCM E-5 Emerging Issues in Logistics & Supply Chain Management.
  • GLSCM E-6 Advanced Supply Chain Management.
  • GLSCM E-7 International Retail Management
  • GLSCM E-8 Port and Shipping Management
  • GLSCM E-9 Modelling of Supply Chain Management
  • GLSCM E-10 Transportation and Distribution Management
  • GLSCM E-11 Warehousing and Inventory Management
  • GLSCM E-12 Production Planning & Control
  • GLSCM E-13 Vendor Development & Supplier Relationship Management
  • GLSCM E-14 Demand Planning & Forecasting
  • GLSCM E-15 Marketing of Logistics Services
  • GLSCM E-16 Advanced Topics in Logistics and Supply Chain
  • GLSCM E-17 Shipping Operations and Management
  • GLSCM E-18 Global Operations and Logistics
  • GLSCM E-19 Small Business and Entrepreneurship
  • GLSCM S1 SCM

Programme Objectives

  • To introduce the students to the theory and practices of Global Logistics and Supply Chain Management, and develop skills in the functional areas that are important in the process of management.
  • To develop in the students a globally integrated and innovative mindset that is so important today in Global Logistics and Supply Chain Management, and skills to lead and enterprise in international business.

GSIB Advantage

  • Foreign Languages
  • Listed Among Top 5 B-Schools In International Focus in India (Source: India Today Aspire December 2016).
  • International Faculty from Academia and Industry.
  • Opportunities to study on Exchange Programmes.
  • International and Domestic Study Tours
  • Project Based Learning & Case based Teaching.
  • Design Thinking Workshop.
  • Management Professional Development Programmes.
  • Campus to Corporate Training Programme.
  • Business Simulation Games.

Career Opportunities:

The MBA (Global Logistics and Supply Chain Management) program emphasises to develop careers in the areas such as:

  • Logistics Manager
  • Procurement Executive
  • Supply Chain Planning Manager
  • Clearing & Forwarding Manager
  • Operations Executive
  • Sourcing & Procurement Analyst
  • Warehouse Executive
  • Retail Manager