FAQ’s - Logistics Management Programmes
What is Logistics?
- Logistics is the process / chain management of transport flow and the storage of goods and services from its origin to it consumptions. In other words, “Logistics is called as chain management of transport flow and the storage of goods and services from its origin to its consumption.”
- The goal of logistics activities is to satisfy the needs of the ultimate consumer—you. Simply stated, logistics professionals ensure that the right product, in the right quantity, in the right condition, is delivered to the right customer at the right place, at the right time, at the right cost.
What are the areas to be served in the Logistics Industry?
- Inventory control
- Customer services
- Strategic planning
What is the market size of the Logistics Industry?
- The spending in the logistics in India stands at INR 4 trillion, whereas the same is INR 90 trillion globally. The IT spends in the Indian logistics industry will grow to approximately INR 1,000 crores from the existing INR 400 crores in the next 5 years (CAGR of 20 – 22 %).
- The global logistics industry is valued at US$ 8.1 trillion & will grow to US$ 15.5 trillion by 2023.
- The U.S., which contributes to over 25% of the global industry value, spends close to 9% of its GDP on logistic services.
- The sector currently employs over 40 million people in the world.
- Indian logistics market to double by 2020 as it would need 28.4 million skilled people in the “Senior Resource Category” in warehouse management by 2022.
- Technological change in the logistics industry demands a trained workforce in all areas of the sector.
What are the numbers of jobs available in the logistics industry?
- The domestic logistics industry, which is estimated to generate business worth $110 billion in the next two years, will need over 420,000 additional pair of hands in the next four to five years.
List top logistics companies in India?
- Blue Dart
- ABC ltd
What are the factors that determine better salaries?
- Education Level
- Years of experience
- Company size
- Position in company
Why should one join the Logistics industry?
- Good Salary Package
- The industry has a huge shortage of skilled professionals.
- Job in one of the most booming Industry
- New opportunities are opening in logistics
- Logistics & Supply Chain Programme trains you exhaustively towards all aspect of the industry; companies are willing to absorb you even if it costs them some premium.
Who is this course for?
- You should have, or be expecting, a Hons. Degree in science, engineering, business studies or economics, as well as mathematics or statistics.
How will the Logistics program help me in my career?
- The programme prepares you to use your analytical skills in logistics and supply chain management.
- You will cover topics such as strategic supply chain management, manufacturing management, public sector analysis and logistics modelling.
- The modules taught will help you to improve your professional skills as well as your analytical abilities.
- Graduates from this course can expect to work as logistics analysts, supply chain analysts, business consultants, business analysts and database managers.
- A competency-based approach to learn, which intends to fill the knowledge and skill gaps in a wide range of Logistics & Aviation roles.
Why ILAM for Logistics & Supply Chain Courses?
- ILAM is the winner of 18th and 19th Dewang Mehta awards for 2 consecutive years.
- ILAM has 17,000+ students alumni network working across the globe including 2,500 industry partners.
- Offering Internship programs that provides students with hands on experience with some of the best companies in the Logistics & related industries.
- 100% placement assurance.
Is ILAM having any training partners for Logistics Courses?
- Yes, ILAM has strong industry tie-ups & academic partnerships. To name a few ILAM has below mentioned partnerships.
Safexpress - Safexpress is our training partner for Logistics & Supply Chain Management programs. Under this collaborative effort students will get value added certification in Logistics & Supply Chain Management.
- Additional Certificate in E-Logistics and Supply Chain Management
- Students can be a part of Workshops / Seminars / Corporate Training
- Academia-Industry interaction
- Practical Exposure of the industry
CII - Confederation of Indian Industry
CII is a non-government, not-for-profit, industry-led and industry-managed organization, playing a proactive role in India's development process. ILAM in partnership with CII our students stands to benefit the following:
- Certification from Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) in Logistics Management.
- Industry attachments: Seminars / Conferences / Workshops.
- Opportunity to meet the Industry people