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Bachelor of Business Administration (Honours) in Supply Chain Management and Analytics

Programme Code
02402-SCM
02402-SYS

Mode of Attendance
Full-time

Normal Duration
Normal Year students
4 years

(The first cohort will be admitted in September 2021.)
For students admitted to Senior Year Places
2 years

(The first cohort will be admitted in September 2023.)

Credit Requirements for Graduation
Normal Year students
120 credits
+ 3 training credits (WIE)
For students admitted to Senior Year Places
66 credits*
+ 3 training credits (WIE)

*Depending on an individual’s academic merits, the credits requirement for graduation is between 60 and 75.

Professional Recognition
Graduates are granted full exemption from the Professional Qualifying Examination (PQE) (Logistics Stream) of The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport in Hong Kong (CILTHK).

Graduates with passes in required subjects may satisfy the partial educational requirements for membership of The International Institute of Management (IIM).

They are also granted partial exemption from the qualifying examinations of The Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (CIPS) (click here) .

Graduates are also qualified to register as Associate Member of The Institute of Purchasing & Supply of Hong Kong (IPSHK).

Enquiries
For further information, please contact:
Ms Pam Yiu
Tel: (852) 2766-7919
Email: pam.yiu@polyu.edu.hk
 
Ms Angela Ng
Tel: (852) 2766-4318
Email: angela.yn.ng@polyu.edu.hk

Supply chain management focuses on how firms optimize resources in a logistics network that delivers values to end customers. As Hong Kong is a logistics and trading centre of global importance, supply chain management is of particular relevance to many businesses and industries. With the advancement of technological innovation and business analytics, the integration of management knowledge and analytical skills becomes essential for supply chain managers to make decisions.

This programme provides students with a well-rounded business education which specializes in supply chain management and analytics. The curriculum aims at developing students’ skills and knowledge in business and supply chain analytics, information technology and innovation, operations and cross-functional management, international business, and transport logistics so as to meet the current and future needs of logistics and supply chain related industries. The programme emphasizes active student participation and industry collaboration.

For entry with HKDSE qualification

(The first cohort will be admitted in September 2021)

  • From 2017-18 JUPAS admissions exercise, JUPAS applicants applying to PolyU’s 4-year undergraduate programmes must satisfy the following General Entrance Requirements of the University.

 

HKDSE Subjects Core Subjects Elective Subjects
Chinese Language English Language Mathematics Liberal Studies 1st Elective 2nd Elective or M1/M2
Level Requirement 3 3 2 2 3 3

 

  • Admission Score Calculation Mechanism
    Any Best 5 Subjects* (Click here for an explanation) 
    *English and Mathematics are given the highest weighting in the calculation of the admission score.

For Non-JUPAS Local Senior Year Admission (AD & HD Graduates)

(The first cohort will be admitted in September 2023)

An appropriate Associate Degree / Higher Diploma in a relevant discipline from a recognized institution.

For details of non-JUPAS and non-local applications, please refer to the Study@PolyU website.

  Normal Year students For student admitted in Senior Year place
Total Credit Requirements 120 66*
Discipline-specific Requirements (DSR) 90 57
  • BBA core subjects (^9 credits: double fulfillment)
57^ 27
  • Specialist subjects
33 30
Free Elective 9 0
General University Requirements (GUR) 30 9-15
  • Language and Communication Requirements (LCR) 
    (English: 6 credits + Chinese: 3 credits)
9 Not required if students have met the equivalent standard
  • Cluster-Area Requirements (CAR)
12 6
  • Leadership and Intra-personal Development (LIPD) 
    MM1051 Tango! Managing Self & Leading Others
3 Not required

  • Service-Learning (SL)
 3
 
  • Freshman Seminar
    FB1003, 1- Semester
 3  Not required
 
  • Healthy Lifestyle (non-credit bearing)
 0 Not required 
 Training credits (WIE)  3  3

*Depending on an individual’s academic merits, the credits requirement for graduation is between 60 and 75.

For details of Programme Curriculum and Progression Pattern, please refer to the Programme Guide.