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Indian Institute of Technology Madras

Operations and Supply Chain Management

Indian Institute of Technology Madras and NPTEL via Swayam


This course introduces the viewer to the basics of Operations and Supply Chain Management. The concepts in Operations Management are restricted to the planning and operational decisions within an organization while the supply chain concepts are for a network of organizations. The main emphasis of the course is on the basic concepts and on quantitative modeling of the various decision problems.INTENDED AUDIENCE : Any Interested Learner.


Week 1 :ForecastingWeek 2 :Facility layout and location.Week 3 :Capacity and aggregate planningWeek 4 :Inventory managementWeek 5 :Scheduling models and applicationsWeek 6 :Introduction to supply chain.Week 7 :Value of information and supply chain integration.Week 8 :OutsourcingWeek 9 :Transportation decisionWeek 10:Distribution and logistics in supply chains
Week 11:Information technology in supply chain.

Taught by

Prof. G. Srinivasan



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