Bachelor of Business Administration in Operations and Supply Chain Management

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Bachelor’s degree program
4 Years (8 Semesters)
123 Credit Hours
Fall, Spring and Summer Semesters

Program overview

Do you want to play a strategic role in the movement of information and goods? The Bachelor of Business Administration in Operations and Supply Chain Management balances theory and practice in operations and supply chain management to prepare you to take on future challenges and create new synergies across disciplines relevant to today’s changing manufacturing and service sector environment.

The program will provide you with the knowledge and skills to excel in supply chain management disciplines, including logistics and transportation management, purchasing, procurement and supply management, supply chain sustainability, distribution and pricing strategies, supply chain legal environments, project management, supply chain risk analysis, and supply chain technologies.

What CUD can offer you

In today’s globalized economy, supply chain management has emerged as an important area of business operations. In order to stay competitive, organizations rely on networks of companies called supply chains, which integrate all of the processes involved in the supply and demand of products and services through coordinated and regulated efforts.

The CUD Bachelor of Business Administration in Operations and Supply Chain Management will provide you with the essential skills and expertise to manage geographically dispersed networks of suppliers, manufacturers, logistic services providers, transportation carriers, distributors, service support operators and customers.

Graduate careers

As the Middle East emerges as a global logistics hub, graduates of this program will find themselves in high demand across a wide range of industries in the UAE and beyond, in professions such as:

  • Business Analysis
  • Business Transformation
  • E-supply Chain Management
  • Global Supply Chain Management
  • Inventory Management
  • Manufacturing Management
  • Procurement
  • Project Management
  • Quality Assurance

Program Structure

Program Requirements

Requirements Compulsory
Credit Hours
Elective
Credit Hours
Total
Credit Hours
University Requirement (UR) 21 6 27
Faculty Requirements (Core) (CR.H) 60 6 66
Concentration (Major) (MJ) 24 6 30
Total 105 18 123

Major Requirements

Course Code Course Title Prerequisite Credit Hours
SCM 310 Supply Chain Management QBA-341, MGT-361 3
SCM 313 Logistics and Transportation Management SCM-310 3
SCM 314 Global Supply Chain Management MGT-361 3
SCM 315 Procurement and Supply Management SCM-310 3
BUS 400 Internship 90 Cr.H+ min CGPA of 2.0 3
SCM 401 Supply Chain Information Technology SWS-351, SCM-310 3
SCM 404 Supply Chain Risk Management QBA-341, SCM-310 3
SCM 409 Strategic Operations and Supply Chain Management SCM-310, SCM-404 3

Major Electives

*Students must complete 6 Cr.H (2 Courses)
Course Code Course Title Prerequisite Credit Hours
SCM 403 Supply Chain Modeling & Simulation SCM-310, MGT-361 3
SCM 405 Quality and Lean Management MGT-361 3
SCM 406 Sustainable Supply Chains SCM 310 3