UNIVERSITY OF MANAGEMENT AND TECHNOLOGY

Academic Programs

MS Supply Chain Management

Introduction Program Summary Program Structure

OBJECTIVE

The Master of Science in Supply Chain Management MS(SCM) program is designed to develop the managerial and leadership abilities in an individual for role in managing modern day supply chains.  The program not only exposes participants to the fundamental knowledge of business management but also imparts cutting edge analytical and quantitative decision-making skills, preparing participants to take the challenges of effectively managing supply chains.The MS(SCM) program also equips participants with necessary tools for conducting independent research, thus providing them with an opportunity to create state of the art knowledge in the area of Supply Chain Management.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Supply Chain Management is renowned by its broad applicability and by the wide variety of career opportunities.  A specialist in this field may implement supply chain models in manufacturing and service industry, public sector, consulting firms, non-profit organizations, etc.In today’s high-tech and globally competitive world, supply chain management plays the most valuable role in business success. Industrial giants in Pakistan like Unilever, Nestle Pakistan, ICI, Reckitt Benckiser P&G, Coca Cola, Metro, and many more have not only started realizing the criticality of this field but have also formally constituted departments of Supply Chain.  A significant number of local companies have also made their initiative already, benchmarking these multinational companies.  This trend has created an immense demand of professionally trained supply chain managers to lead the supply chain processes.  The job opportunities are anticipated to grow rapidly in the future as well. MS(SCM) also enables participants to develop as effective academicians and researchers, and to pursue their careers in education and research.

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Chairperson Dept. of Operations and Supply Chain

Dr. Tashfeen M. Azhar
osc.cod@umt.edu.pk

Program Advisor

Mr. Kamran Rashid
kamranrashid@umt.edu.pk

Coordinator

Syed Mohsin Ali
mohsin.ali@umt.edu.pk

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