BA (Hons) Logistics Management

Intakes
January, May and September
Course Duration
3 Years (6 long semesters, 3 short semesters) / (14 weeks per semester, 7 weeks per short semester)
Course Location
Kuala Lumpur
Course Mode
Full-time
Approval Code
R2/345/6/1042; 12/2022
Accreditation Code
A 8248


Overview

This programme is meticulously designed to address the pertinent concepts, techniques, and principles that underlie logistics and supply chain management – underscored by UCSI’s deep understanding of the industry as a corporate affiliate of the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport, the international professional body for all sectors of the transport and logistics industry. Graduates play the role as the pulse of any business as they ensure goods and supplies are delivered all over the world without interruptions. 

About the Programme


Assessments

The assessment includes a combination of examinations, projects and assignments, and finally a requirement to complete a dissertation in Independent Project in the final year. Students will acquire up-to-date vocational skills that are relevant and competitive. This reflects the complex and challenging nature of the accounting, finance and business realms.

Entry Requirements

Academic Requirements

​UCSI Foundation year

Pass, with a minimum CGPA of 2.0

STPM

Minimum 2 principals (C) (CGPA 2.0) in 2 subjects and pass in Mathematics and English at SPM Level

​A-Level

Minimum 2 principals (E)

​UEC

Minimum 5 credits (B6) and pass (C8) in Mathematics and English

​National Matriculation

Minimum CGPA of 2.0

​International Baccalaureate (IB)

Minimum score of 26 points in 6 subjects

Canadian Pre-U

Minimum average of 60% in 6 subjects

AUSMAT/HSC/ SACE/TEE/WACE

Minimum average of 60% in 5 subjects

Other qualifications deemed equivalent to STPM/A-Level by Malaysian Qualifications Agency

Minimum overall average of 60%

Diploma (business-related)

Minimum CGPA of 2.0

Other equivalent qualifications

To be reviewed by the faculty on a case-to-case basis


Note (Source: Surat Pekeliling MQA Bil 2/2016) :
The terms of passing in Mathematics and English at SPM level for the candidate with STPM or STAM qualification can be exempted if the candidate obtained Mathematics and English and its achievement is equivalent or higher than the required pass of the aforesaid courses at the SPM level.
 

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS FOR FOUNDATION YEAR

Academic Requirements

SPM

Pass SPM with minimum 5 credits

O-Level

Minimum 5 credits (C)

UEC

Pass UEC with minimum 3 credits (B6)

Other qualifications deemed equivalent to STPM/A-Level by Malaysian Qualifications Agency

Minimum overall average of 50%

Other qualifications deemed equivalent to SPM/O-Level by Malaysian Qualifications Agency

Minimum overall average of 60%

Note / Legend:

Discretion is given to the Head of School to deal with applicants who have results borderline to the Academic Requirements.

SPM Credit – 'A+' to 'C'
O-Level – 'A' to 'C'
UEC Credit – 'A1' to 'B6'
STPM principal – 'A' to 'C'
A-Level principal – 'A' to 'E'
English Language Requirements

Local students

Minimum B+ in the English Language subject at SPM or Minimum A2 in UEC level or Minimum C in SPM English Language 1119/ O Level English/ IGCSE or MUET Band 3. If English language requirements are not met, applicants will be required to take the Basic English and English Foundation for in-sessional academic enhancement concurrently with the programme.
Applicants who have an academic qualification from a higher learning institution which uses English Language as a medium of instruction can be granted an exemption from the University English requirements and MQA requirement.

International students

  • IELTS minimum Band 5.5 
  • TOEFL  (Internet-based) minimum 46
  • Cambridge English Qualification and Test minimum score of 160
  • Pearson Test of English minimum score 51
  • MUET minimum Band 3 
International applicants who do not meet the respective academic programme’s English Language Requirements will need to improve their proficiency by enrolling into the English for Tertiary Education programme (R/KJP/00920-00929).

Placement into the various levels of the English for Tertiary Education programme depends on the English Language qualification students have at the point of admission and/or the outcome of the English Placement Test.

The applicants who have met the respective academic programme’s English Language Requirement may be advised by Faculty to improve their proficiency by undertaking additional English proficiency courses.

Courses Offered

Year 1
  • Introduction to Logistics Management
  • Fundamentals of Management
  • Fundamentals of Marketing
  • Business Information System
  • Microeconomics
  • Business Accounting
  • Organisational Behaviour
  • Macroeconomics
  • Business Law
  • University Life (MPU-U2)
  • Business Law – Malaysian Perspective (MPU-U3)
  • Extracurricular Learning Experience 1 (MPU-U4)
  • Co-Operative Placement 1
Year 2
  • Introduction to Industrial Management
  • Operations Management
  • Air Transportation Management
  • Land Transportation Management
  • Managing People
  • Statistics and Its Application
  • Financial Management
  • Maritime Transport
  • Quantitative Method for Logistician
  • Warehousing Management
  • Business Research Methods
  • IT Application in Logistics Operations
  • Industrial Relations
  • Extracurricular Learning Experience 2 (MPU-U4)
  • Co-Operative Placement 2
Year 3
  • Final Year Project A
  • International Business
  • Operations Research
  • Business Supply Chain Management
  • Strategic Logistics Management
  • Final Year Project B
  • Logistics Project Management
  • Materials Management
  • Strategic Distribution Management
  • Export Management and Practice
  • Extracurricular Learning Experience 3 (MPU-U4)
  • Co-Operative Placement 3
General Courses (MPU) are compulsory for all students.
U1
For Malaysian students:
  1. Ethnic Relations
  2. Islamic Civilisation and Asian Civilisation
For foreign students:
  1. Malaysian Studies
  2. Communication in Bahasa Melayu 3

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Career Opportunities

Logistics management is a rapidly expanding function as many corporations today acknowledge and attribute its value to their overall success in this competitive business environment. Graduates may pursue careers in the transport and logistics sector including:

  • Air freight
  • Courier
  • Freight forwarding
  • Postal services
  • Road haulage
  • Storage and warehousing
  • Sea freight
  • Wholesaling

Professional Recognition

The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport
The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport
Full exemption for the professional qualifying examination

Tuition Fees

Local Students

Approximate Total Fees:

RM 69,620

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International Students

Approximate Total Fees:

RM 79,900

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International Degree Pathway (IDP)
IDP ProgrammePathwayUniversityCountryFee
BA (Hons) Logistics & Supply Chain Management2+1Northumbria UniversityUnited Kingdom£ 12500

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