• Next Cohort starts: 29 Aug, 2022Limited no. of seats available
  • Program Duration: 6 monthsAt 5-10 hours/week
  • Online BootcampLearning Format

Program Overview

This Professional Certificate Program in Digital Supply Chain Management will focus on the critical aspects of building a digitally-enabled supply chain. You will gain an understanding of and how to leverage technology to improve operational efficiency and decision-making across the supply chain.

KEY FEATURES

  • Certificate from Simplilearn in collaboration with Purdue University
  • Become eligible to be part of the Purdue University Alumni Association
  • Master Classes delivered by Purdue faculty
  • 14 real-word projects and industry-focused capstone
  • 8x higher live interaction in live online classes by industry experts
  • Interactive peer learning through group projects and discussions

Program Advantage

In collaboration with Purdue University, the Professional Certificate Program in Digital Supply Chain Management will equip you with end-to-end Supply Chain foundational skills.

Collaboration with Purdue:

This Certificate Program in collaboration with Purdue University, one of the world's leading research and teaching institutions, offers higher education at the highest proven value. We are committed to your success — changing the student experience by focusing on collaboration and the creative use of technology.

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Upon completion of this Program, you will:
  • Certificate from Simplilearn in collaboration with Purdue University
  • Become eligible to be part of the Purdue University Alumni Association
  • Master Classes delivered by Purdue faculty
Purdue Certification

Program Details

Fast track your career in the Supply Chain Management domain and master the Fundamentals of Logistics, Operations, Planning, Sourcing, and Strategy.

LEARNING PATH

  • Get started with the Professional Certificate Program in Digital Supply Chain Management in collaboration with Purdue University and explore the program’s basics.

  • Begin by understanding the basics of supply chain management and exploring its different functional areas. Understand how supply chains are designed for various companies. Get to know the Industry 4.0 framework and leverage technologies to increase operational efficiency and decision-making within the Supply Chain.

  • Begin this course by understanding the basics of procurement. Then leverage the strategic know-how about suppliers and their markets and their deep expertise about the goods and services they procure with the help of technology.

  • Begin by brushing up on the basics concepts of inventory management in this course. Learn how companies are managing orders faster and shortening the lead time for customers by leveraging technology. Spot and fill in the gaps in your inventory with the help of technology.

  • As ecommerce volumes soar, many organizations are turning towards technology for faster delivery. Leverage IoT, big data, augmented reality, intelligent wearables, computer vision, artificial intelligence (AI), low-cost sensors, cobots, and high-level computing to build a robust system of warehouse automation. This course explores how to create an intelligent warehouse to fulfill your requirements.

  • Gain insights and create value by analyzing the large amounts of data associated with the procurement, processing, and distribution of goods and other supply chain management activities. This course will help you make informed decisions in areas such as capacity planning, demand forecasting, optimization problems, and more.

  • Minimize supply-chain disruptions and crises by taking strategic steps to identify, assess, and mitigate the risk in an end-to-end supply chain. Learn to identify different risks and the impact they would have on the business and stakeholders. Create risk mitigation strategies that define both preventive and reactive action plans.

  • Explore different tools which can help discover relevant information, break it down for proper analysis, and execute it for optimum supply chain performance. These tools help provide better collaboration and avoid any delays by sharing real-time information with different stakeholders.

  • Create a digital transformation plan for your organization’s end-to-end supply chain. Identify all risks and challenges and lead your organization through the transformation. Explore future trends in SCM to stay ahead of the curve in today’s fast-paced digital world.

  • Investigate a bottleneck in the supply chain of your company. Create a digital blueprint to eliminate the bottleneck using the emerging technologies you discover.

Electives:
  • Boost your career in Leax Six Sigma by earning your Lean Six Sigma Green Belt certification! Learn the DMAIC methodology with real-world case studies and the skills you need to help your organization grow with our Lean Six Sigma Green Belt certification online program that is aligned with the IASSC exam.

  • Attend online interactive masterclasses conducted by renowned faculty members from Purdue University and receive expert viewpoints on managing and implementing the digital supply chain.

SKILLS COVERED

  • DecisionMaking
  • Collaborative Planning and Forecasting
  • Supply Chain Automation
  • Crossfunctional Skills
  • Process Documentation
  • Conflict Management
  • Digital Skills
  • Performance Measurement
  • Assessment of Cost Impact
  • Predictive Analytics
  • Customer Service
  • Value Estimation
  • Design of Responsive Supply Chains
  • Risk Analysis
  • Development of Response Plan
  • Risk Analysis
  • Analytical Thinking
  • Data Visualization
  • Data Analytics

Capstone Projects

  • Project 1

    Digitization

    An automobile company wants to digitize their procurement and manufacturing functions. Strategize and analyze a smooth transition plan.

  • Project 2

    Guarding Profitability

    Draft a roadmap for a firm to handle the demands and distribution requirements of the growing e-commerce segment to improve and ensure profitability for their business.

  • Project 3

    Customer Service

    Help a telecom company coordinate procurement and ensure the availability of their products at the sites as required by the project plans.

Disclaimer - The projects have been built leveraging real publicly available data-sets of the mentioned organizations.

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Program Advisor

  • Dr. Poyraz Kayabas

    Dr. Poyraz Kayabas

    Assistant Professor, Purdue University, Fort Wayne

    Poyraz Kayabas is a Visiting Assistant Professor in Operations Management at Purdue University, Fort Wayne, Indiana, and has completed his Ph.D. at North Dakota State University.

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Learner's Profile

This program caters to working professionals from a variety of industries and backgrounds; the diversity of our students adds richness to class discussions and interactions.

  • The class consists of learners from excellent organizations and diverse industries
    Industry
    Information Technology - 26%BFSI - 20%Consulting - 18%Manufacturing - 14%Healthcare - 12%Others - 10%
    Companies
    Accenture
    IBM
    Amazon
    SAP ERP
    Hewlett-Packard
    Wipro
    Bosch
    Abbott
    Cognizant
    Dell
    Wells Fargo
    Ernst & Young

Industry Trends

The global Digital Supply Chain market size is projected to reach US$ 8053.7 million by 2026, from US$ 3810.5 million in 2020, at a CAGR of 13.3% during 2021-2026.
 

  • Digital Supply Chain Management Industry Growth

    24% higher average salary

    according to ASCM’s Survey Report

    8% growth in job market

    estimated for Supply Chain Managers by 2026

    Supply Chain Manager Annual Salary
    $41kMin
    $60kAverage
    $85kMax
    Source: Glassdoor
    Supply Chain Manager Hiring Companies
    Cisco
    IBM
    Walmart
    Hewlett-Packard
    Google
    Amazon
    Source: Indeed

Why Online Bootcamp

  • Develop skills for real career growthCutting-edge curriculum designed in guidance with industry and academia to develop job-ready skills
  • Learn from experts active in their field, not out-of-touch trainersLeading practitioners who bring current best practices and case studies to sessions that fit into your work schedule.
  • Learn by working on real-world problemsCapstone projects involving real world data sets with virtual labs for hands-on learning
  • Structured guidance ensuring learning never stops24x7 Learning support from mentors and a community of like-minded peers to resolve any conceptual doubts

Admission Details

APPLICATION PROCESS

The application process consists of three simple steps. An offer of admission will be made to the selected candidates and accepted by the candidates by paying the admission fee.

Submit Application

Tell us a bit about yourself and why you want to do this program

Application Review

An admission panel will shortlist candidates based on their application

Admission

Selected candidates can begin the program within 1-2 weeks

ELIGIBLE CANDIDATES

For admission to this Professional Certificate Program, candidates should have:

2+ years of work experience preferred

A bachelor's degree with an average of 50% or higher marks

Basic understanding of programming concepts and mathematics

ADMISSION COUNSELORS

We have a team of dedicated admissions counselors who are available to guide you as you apply to the program. They are available to:

  • Address questions related to your application
  • Provide guidance regarding financial aid (if required)
  • Help answer questions and understand the program
Talk to our admissions counselors now!

Admission Fee & Financing

The admission fee for this program is $ 2,699

Financing Options

We are dedicated to making our programs accessible. We are committed to helping you find a way to budget for this program and offer a variety of financing options to make it more economical.

Pay in Installments

You can pay monthly installments for Post Graduate Programs using Splitit, Affirm or ClimbCredit payment option with low APR and no hidden fees.

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Other Financing Options

We provide the following options for one-time payment

  • Credit Card
  • Paypal

$ 2,699

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PROGRAM BENEFITS

  • Complete this Supply Chain program while you work
  • Rigorous curriculum designed by industry experts
  • Certificate from Simplilearn in collaboration with Purdue
  • Eligibility for Purdue University Alumni Association
  • Active recruiters include: Cisco, Nestle and more

Program Cohorts

NEXT COHORT

    • Date

      Time

      Batch Type

    • Program Induction

      29 Aug, 2022

      08:30 CDT

    • Regular Classes

      17 Sep, 2022 - 22 Jan, 2023

      08:30 - 12:30 CDT

      Weekend (Sat - Sun)

OTHER COHORTS

    • Date

      Time

      Batch Type

    • Program Induction

      26 Sep, 2022

      08:30 CDT

    • Regular Classes

      19 Nov, 2022 - 26 Mar, 2023

      08:00 - 12:00 CST

      Weekend (Sat - Sun)

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FAQs

  • What are the eligibility criteria for this Professional Certificate Program in Digital Supply Chain Management in collaboration with Purdue?

    For admission to this Professional Certificate Program in Digital Supply Chain Management, candidates :

    • Should have a bachelor's degree in any discipline with an average of 50% or higher marks
    • May have a non-programming background 
    • Are not required to have prior work experience 
       

  • What is the admission process for this Professional Certificate Program in Digital Supply Chain Management in collaboration with Purdue?

    The admission process for this Professional Certificate Program consists of three simple steps:

    • All interested candidates are required to apply through the online application form
    • An admission panel will shortlist the candidates based on their application
    • An offer of admission will be made to the selected candidates and is accepted by the candidates by paying the program fee
       

  • Is there any financial aid provided?

    To ensure money is not a barrier in the path of learning, we offer various financing options to help ensure that this program is financially manageable. Please refer to our “Admissions Fee and Financing” section for more details.

  • What should I expect from the Professional Certificate Program in Digital Supply Chain Management?

    As a part of this Professional Certificate Program, you will receive the following:

    • Job-ready skills in the Supply Chain field and hands-on experience 
    • A Capstone Project suitable for your portfolio to demonstrate your skills to employers
    • Certificate from Simplilearn in collaboration with Purdue University
    • Industry-recognized certificate from Simplilearn
    • Lifetime access to all core elearning content created by Simplilearn 
       

  • What certificate will I receive?

    Upon successful completion of this program, you will be awarded a Post Graduate Program in Digital Supply Chain Management joint certification by Purdue and Simplilearn, along with an industry-recognized certificate from Simplilearn for all the courses on the learning path.

  • What is Global Teaching Assistance?

    Our teaching assistants are a dedicated team of subject matter experts here to help you get certified on your first attempt. They proactively engage students to assure they’re following the course path and to help enrich their learning experience, from class onboarding to project mentoring and job assistance.
     

  • Who are the instructors and how are they selected?

    Our highly qualified instructors are industry experts with years of relevant industry experience. Each of them has gone through a rigorous selection process that includes profile screening, technical evaluation, and a training demo before they are certified to train for us. We also ensure that only those trainers with a high alumni rating remain part of our faculty.  In addition, masterclasses will be taught by faculty at Purdue University, each of whom has substantial industry experience.
     

  • How do I earn the certificate for this Professional Certificate Program in Digital Supply Chain Management?

    Upon successful completion of all the courses in the learning path, you will be eligible to receive the Professional Certificate Program that will attest to your skills as an expert in Supply Chain.

  • I am not able to access the online program. Who can help me?

    Contact us using the form on the right side of any page on the Simplilearn website, select the Live Chat link, or contact Help & Support.
     

  • I am not able to access the online program. Who can help me?

    Contact us using the form on the right side of any page on the Simplilearn website, select the Live Chat link, or contact Help & Support.
     

  • What is covered under the 24/7 support promise?

    We offer 24/7 support through email, chat, and calls. We have a dedicated team that provides on-demand assistance through our community forum. What’s more, you will have lifetime access to the community forum, even after completion of your course.
     

  • If I want to cancel my enrollment, can I get a refund?

    No refund will be applicable once you make the partial/full payment
     
    * Disclaimer: All programs are offered on a non-credit basis and are not transferable to a degree.
     

  • Can I get a sealed transcript for World Education Services (WES) at the end of the program?

    Post Graduate Program are certification programs and do not include any transcripts for WES, this is reserved only for degree programs. We do not offer sealed transcripts and hence, our PG programs are not applicable for WES or similar services.

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