WHAT IS MATERIALS MANAGEMENT ?

The postgraduate programme can be defined as that function of business that is responsible for the coordination of planning, sourcing, purchasing, moving, storing and controlling materials in an optimum manner so as to provide to its customers, at a pre-decided level at a minimum cost. Essentially, material management is the discipline of uniting the activities involved in the acquisition and use of material employed in the production of finished goods. Further, this course intends to equip students with updated knowledge of modern material management concepts and aims to develop their functional expertise in the discipline. Besides, students are introduced to principles and practices of purchasing management, inventory management, logistics and supply chain management.
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ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

Degree in any discipline with minimum 50% marks
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SCOPE OF MATERIALS MANAGEMENT

Material Managers have a wide range of career options in the public as well as private sector. They can be employed in purchasing, storing and supplying departments of defence, railways, public transport etc. They also can find lucrative employment opportunities in industrial establishments, corporate houses, supply chain industries and private transporters. Basically, organisations depend on effective materials managers to minimise waste, manage inventory levels, and ensure that output is in line with the company’s balance sheet. Further, increasing population coupled with scarcity of resources has made material management one of the fastest growing and promising career options across the globe. As per a report, global demand for material handling is expected to reach USD 176 billion by 2020, thus creating many job opportunities across the world.

 

 

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COURSE SUBJECTS

  • Business environment and ethics
  • Corporate communication
  • Export trade and documentation
  • Materials and store management
  • Operations Management
  • Principals of management and organisational behaviour
  • Project Management
  • Quantitative techniques of management
  • Strategic Management

COURSE LEVEL DETAILS

  • Course Fees
    Maximum Fees 0.233 Lakhs Indian Institute of Materials Management, Pune
    Minimum Fees 0.233 Lakhs Indian Institute of Materials Management, Pune
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    Degree Offered in UG
    Other Bachelors
  • Course Fees
    Maximum Fees 1.4 Lakhs Jayoti Vidyapeeth Women's University, Jaipur
    Minimum Fees 0.3355 Lakhs Indian Institute of Materials Management, Pune
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    Degree Offered in PG
    MBA
    PGD