PG Certificate Programme in Supply Chain Management


SCM is a critical function that has a significant bearing on the twin goals of operational efficiency and customer responsiveness, thereby shaping the overall success of an organization. This program is designed to enhance the capabilities of supply chain professionals to achieve performance excellence. It covers a focused set of relevant and contemporary SCM topics such as sourcing strategy, forecasting & inventory management, sales & operations planning, supplier management & development, logistics & distribution planning, and supply chain analytics. It also provides participants an introduction to advanced topics such as sustainability, reverse supply chains, performance based contracts, service supply chains, and Industry 4.0 impacts.





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Programme Objective

-  Providing an overview and conceptual understanding of SCM and the associated sub-functions

-  Introducing participants to both theoretical models and applications in the area of SCM

-  Understanding the importance of sourcing or procurement decisions and how to identify,evaluate, coordinate, develop, and manage a supplier

-  Understanding the contemporary tools and techniques on supply chain analytics for improving the performance of supply chains 

-  Creating awareness about emerging themes/trends in the area of SCM

Programme Details

Programme Name Post Graduate Certificate Programme in Supply Chain Management (PGCSCM)
Duration 1 Year

Class Schedule

  • The programme will be conducted over a period of 12 months with classes held once every week.

          Days - Saturdays

          Timings - 6:45 pm to 10:00 pm


- Bachelor's Degree, with at least 50% marks or equivalent CGPA (45% in case of the candidates belonging to SC/ST/PWD) awarded by

a. Universities incorporated by an act of the central or state legislature in India or other educational institutions established by an act of Parliament or,

b. Institutions declared to be deemed as a University under Section 3 of the UGC Act, 1956, or,

c. Possess an equivalent qualification recognized by the Ministry of HRD, Government of India

-  Minimum post-qualification experience of 3 year is desirable

-  Reservations will be provided to eligible candidates as per Government of India norms

Admission Criteria - The selection will be based on an assessment of candidate’s profile

Important Dates

Round Last date of online application submission Date for announcing final selected candidates on or before
Round 4 30th August 2020 10th September 2020


Programme Highlights

  • One year programme with weekend classes
  • Direct-to-Device programme (D-2-D) offering an interactive learning experience
  • Taught by experienced domain experts from IIM Tiruchirappalli
  • Well-designed content to impart the required knowledge in SCM
  • Pedagogy includes a mix of lectures, case-studies and simulation games
  • IIM Tiruchirappalli Alumni status
  • Mandatory six days on-campus module

Programme Fees

                                                Fees Structure
Application Fee INR 2,500
Tuition Fee INR 1,69,000
Campus Visit INR 30,000
Alumni Fee INR 10,000
Student Welfare fee INR 1,000
Total Fee (excluding Application Fee) INR 2,10,000
  • All fees are exclusive of applicable taxes
  • All fees will be collected by BCCL
  • At the time of Application, Processing Fee of INR 10,000/- will be collected. (Processing fee   contains INR 2,500 towards application fee & INR 7,500 towards the total tuition fees. Processing fee of INR 10,000 is refundable in case the participant’s profile is rejected by IIMT)

Course Content

  1. Modeling & Analytics Tools
  2. Operations Management
  3. Forecasting & Inventory Management
  4. Supply Chain Management
  5. Strategic Sourcing
  6. Logistics & Distribution planning
  7. Supply Chain Analytics
  8. Advanced SCM

For any information, please contact

Executive Education and Consulting

Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli
Pudukkottai Main Road, Chinna Sooriyur Village
Tiruchirappalli- 620 024, Tamil Nadu


Manager, Executive Education & Consulting

EEC Office