BSc(Hons) Global Logistics

The focus for BSc (Hons) Global Logistics, awarded by Coventry University, UK, is to apply appropriate knowledge and analytical techniques to solve a broad range of logistics-related tasks across the industry. There is a strong emphasis on professional and innovative working practices, with an awareness of fundamental theoretical and analytical approaches.

The Key is the continued access to industry (and research) standard apparatus and software. In addition, a significant component of the degree is the individual project, which allows the student to demonstrate the skills they have learned within a professional context.

The individual project is bespoke, research, and industry-inspired, and particular to each student with specific aims and objectives that are matched to their strengths and career aims. In addition, it reinforces and builds on aspects of topics they have learned during their course.
Upon completing this degree, you will receive a qualification awarded by Coventry University.

Department

Productivity and Quality Centre

Campus

Kirulapone /

Level

Degree

Method

Full-Time | Part-Time

Duration

03 Years

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

For entry into Year 1: Advanced Diploma in Logistics Management

  • Those who have sat for General Certificate of Education in Advanced Level (GCE A/L) and qualified with a minimum of three (03) simple passes are eligible for the first year of the degree program

OR

  • Those who have sat for General Certificate of Education in Advanced Level (GCE A/L) and have not obtained three (03) simple passes shall follow Certificate Course in Logistics Management (CCLM) during the first year of the degree program

OR

  • Those who have completed the General Certificate of Education in Ordinary Level (GCE O/L) / Edexcel Ordinary Level / Cambridge Ordinary Level shall follow the Foundation Program and complete to become eligible to enter for the first year of the degree program

For entry into Year 2: Higher National Diploma in Logistics Management

  • Those who have completed the course work of the Advanced National Diploma in Logistics Management (Full Time) program are eligible to enter the Higher National Diploma in Logistics Management (second year of the degree).

OR

  • Those who have completed the Advanced Diploma level program from the NIBM or a recognized institution (upon validation of the Diploma by NIBM) are eligible to enrol for the Higher National Diploma in Logistics Management (second year of the degree)

For entry into Year 3: BSc (Hons) Global Logistics

  • Those who have completed the Higher National Diploma in Logistics Management from the NIBM are eligible to enroll for the final year of the degree

Commencement

  • Colombo First year- 28th March 2022
  • Colombo Final year- 13th March 2022

Course structure and modules

Year 01: Advanced Diploma in Logistics Management

Semester 01

  • Introduction to Supply Chain and Logistics
  • Business English
  • Business Mathematics
  • Fundamentals of Business Statistics
  • The essence of Management and Organizational Behavior
  • Industrial IoT
  • Management Information Systems and Computer Applications
  • Operations Management

Semester 02

  • Management Accounting
  • Effective Communication Skills
  • Logistics Economics
  • Operations Research Practices
  • Import and Export Management
  • Human Resource Management
  • Statistical Modeling
  • Outdoor Life Skills Training

Year 02: Higher National Diploma in Logistics Management

Semester 01

  • Research Methods
  • Procurement Management
  • Industrial Law and Industrial Relations
  • Demand Management
  • Free Zone, Hub, and Port Operations
  • Warehousing and Inventory Control Management
  • Materials Management
  • Financial Accounting
  • Developments in Import and Export Trades

Semester 02

  • Industrial Marketing
  • Lean Six Sigma Quality for Supply Chain
  • Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
  • International Trade Theories
  • Transportation Decision Analysis
  • Creativity, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship
  • Strategic Management
  • CREST Program
  • Industrial Training

Year 03: BSc (Hons) Global Logistics

Semester 01

  • English for Logistics
  • Project Management
  • Global Logistics And Supply Chain Management

Semester 02

  • Lean Systems and Production Control
  • Inventory And Distribution Management
  • Individual Project

Programme Fees

  • 1st Year – Advanced Diploma in Logistics Management
    Course Fee LKR 200,000 + Registration Fee LKR 2,000
  • 2nd Year – Higher National Diploma in Logistics Management
    Course Fee LKR 400,000  + Registration Fee LKR 5,000
  • 3rd Year – BSc (Hons) Global Logistics
    Course Fee LKR 650,000 + Registration Fee LKR 5,000

  • All payment can be made in installments

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