BBA (Hons) Specializing in Logistics & Supply Chain Management

BBA (Hons) Specializing in Logistics & Supply Chain Management

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BBA (Hons) Specialising in Logistics & Supply Chain Management

This programme provides students with the core knowledge necessary for a wide range of logistics and supply chain activities such as demand planning, purchasing, inventory control, material handling, product and service support, IT, transportation, distribution, warehousing and strategic supply chain management.

It focuses on the analysis, design, implementation, planning, control and improvement of manufacturing and service processes. The programme provides the theoretical/ conceptual base and analytical methods for making sound operational and strategic business decisions.

Graduates of this programme can pursue professional careers with manufacturers, distributors, transportation carriers, logistics service providers.

Career Opportunities

  • Supply Chain Analyst
  • Logistics Manager
  • Operations Manager
  • Procurement Specialist
  • Inventory Control Analyst
  • Distribution Manager
  • Warehouse Manager
  • Strategic Sourcing Manager

Entry Requirements

Minimum 3 “S” passes in G.C.E A/L (Sri Lanka) or Minimum 3 ”D” passes in G.C.E A/L Cambridge or Edexcel (in any subject stream) in a single sitting and Pass the Aptitude Test conducted by Northern UNI.

Why Logistics and Supply Chain Management?

  • Master the Core Knowledge: Our programme equips students with the essential knowledge required for various logistics and supply chain activities.
  • Drive Efficiency and Innovation: In today’s competitive business landscape, optimising supply chain processes is key to success. Through analysis, design, and strategic planning, you’ll learn how to streamline operations.
  • Join Thriving Industries: Logistics and supply chain management professionals are in high demand across industries. As a graduate of our programme, you’ll have a wide range of career opportunities available to you.
  • Make Informed Decisions: The programme provides you with a strong theoretical and conceptual foundation, empowering you to make sound operational and strategic business decisions.

Programme Outcomes

  • Comprehensive understanding of logistics and supply chain principles
  • Proficiency in demand planning and inventory control
  • Skill in designing and implementing efficient supply chain processes
  • Ability to analyse and optimise transportation and distribution networks
  • Knowledge of strategic supply chain management practises
  • Proficiency in utilising information technology for supply chain operations
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving capabilities
  • Effective communication and collaboration skills
Code Module Credit
Semester 1
BM1011 Learning and Study Skills 01
BM1012 Principles of Management 03
BM1030 Microeconomics 03
BM1014 Business Mathematics 03
BM1015 Information Technology for Business 03
BM1016 English Language Skills 02
Semester 2
BM1041 Self Management 01
BM1042 Macroeconomics 03
BM1043 Financial Accounting 03
BM1044 Legal & Political Environment in Business 03
BM1045 Human Resources Management 03
BM1046 Business Communication 02
Code Module Credit
Semester 1
BM2011 Personal Development Planning 01
BM2012 Organizational Behavior 03
BM2013 Business Information Systems 02
BM2014 Principles of Marketing 03
BM2015 Business Statistics 03
BM2016 Operations Management 03
Semester 2
BM2071 Leadership and Teamwork 01
BM2072 Business Negotiation 02
IM2410 Supply Chain Forecasting 03
IM2420 Strategic Sourcing 03
IM2430 Inventory and Warehouse Management 03
IM2440 Lean Management 03
Code Module Credit
Semester 1
BM3011 Career Readiness and Business Etiquettes 01
BM3012 Business Ethics & Values 02
IM3411 Manufacturing Resource Planning 04
IM3421 Logistics Management 04
BM3013 Project Management 03
BM3015 Strategic Management 03
Semester 2
BM3061 Business Research Methods 03
BM3031 Business Internship 06
IE3081 Enterprise Resource Planning 04
Code Module Credit
Semester 1
BM4011 Comprehensive Research Project (contd. for semester 2) 09
IM4411 Global Supply Chain Management 03
IM4412 Strategic Supply Chain Management 03
IM4413 Supplier Relationship Management 03
Semester 2
IM4421 Sustainable Supply Chain Management 03
IM4422 Lean Six Sigma 03
IM4423 Transport Management 03
1 Elective:
IM4822 Business Analytics & Simulation 03
IM4824 Data Science and Industry 4.0 03

Course Fee

We are committed to providing high-quality education that is both accessible and affordable. Here are the details of our fee structure for completing the degree in Sri Lanka:
  • First two years: The fee for each semester during the first two years is currently LKR 290,000. This fee covers a comprehensive curriculum, expert faculty guidance, and access to state-of-the-art facilities.
  • Final two years: As you progress towards the completion of your degree, the fee for each semester is LKR 320,000.
  • To ensure a smooth learning experience, we kindly request that fees for each subsequent semester be paid prior to the commencement of the semester.

Founder and Chairman

Introducing the visionary entrepreneur, Mr. Indy Pathmanadan, affectionately known as Mr. Indy, a driving force in the Bath Furniture and Modular Kitchen industries. With over 30 years of expertise, Mr.Indy’s journey is one of extraordinary accomplishments and relentless pursuit of excellence.

A graduate in engineering from the prestigious University of Waterloo, Ontario, Mr. Indy’s entrepreneurial journey began as a Coop student in his Canadian garage. From humble beginnings, he transformed MagickWoods into a global powerhouse with operations spanning across North America and Asia. Today, MagickWoods stands tall with an impressive presence in renowned retailers such as Home Depot, Lowes, and Menards. Mr. Indy’s bold vision includes establishing a strong domestic presence in the USA, facilitating the transformation from China to Aurora. His innovative approach involves forging exclusive partnerships with retailers, creating bespoke brands tailored to their discerning customer base.

With an unwavering commitment to delivering unparalleled quality, Mr. Indy is a firm believer in the digital economy. His passion for enhancing the customer experience led him to pioneer the use of cuttingedge 3D and augmented reality technologies in kitchen design, revolutionising the industry. Demonstrating his forward-thinking mindset, Mr. Indy recently unveiled Magickhome.com, an exceptional ecommerce platform that offers direct-to-consumer digital sales channels, further expanding his reach and impact. Notably, he holds a patent for his groundbreaking invention, the Bath weighing scale product, exemplifying his dedication to innovation.

Mr. Indy’s exceptional contributions have earned him a plethora of accolades. From prestigious design awards for his innovative creations at Bath Furniture to receiving the esteemed Young Entrepreneur Award from the Canadian Chamber of Commerce, his outstanding achievements have been recognised on numerous occasions. Additionally, his remarkable export performance and job creation efforts have garnered accolades from the Government of India, solidifying his reputation as an industry trailblazer. Beyond his entrepreneurial endeavours, Mr. Indy actively engages in social causes close to his heart. As the co-founder of CanTYD, a non-profit organisation focused on youth development in Canada, he channels his passion for empowering the younger generation. Furthermore, he dedicated four years of his life to serving on the Southeast Asian Consultative Committee of the Metropolitan Toronto Police, striving to create a safer community for all.

As a proud parent of three children, Mr. Indy finds solace in the embrace of nature. Whether it’s the thrill of running, the serenity of hiking, the pursuit of adventure through hunting, or the freedom of cycling amidst the majestic Rocky Mountains, he cherishes the moments that rejuvenate his spirit. Mr. Indrakumar Pathmanadan, the epitome of entrepreneurial brilliance, continues to redefine industry standards through his remarkable achievements. Join us at our university as we draw inspiration from Mr.Indy’s journey, fostering a culture of innovation, excellence, and unwavering determination.