Diploma in Business Practice (Supply Chain Management)

Ranked by the World Bank as Asia’s top logistics hub for 10 years in a row, Singapore offers world-class connectivity to the region and beyond. The unprecedented boom in regional cross-border trade and consumption strengthens Singapore’s relevance as a secure, highly efficient logistics and supply chain management hub. Today, Singapore is a prime location for major logistics firms, with the top 25 global players conducting operations here. Singapore has become a base for these firms to anchor major logistics and supply chain operations, specialised capabilities, and conduct innovation activities to provide new supply chain solutions.

Given the growing importance of Singapore as a logistics hub and couple with rapid technology advancement leading to disruption to the sector, it is important for the workforce to continue to develop and upgrade a set of portable skills & knowledge in related business operations to tap on these new opportunities.

Nanyang Polytechnic is pleased to launch the Diploma in Business Practice (Supply Chain Management) to meet the aspirations of adult learners who may want to acquire new knowledge and skills in supply chain management.

  • Course Aims

    The Diploma in Business Practice (Supply Chain Management) aims to provide participants with a good understanding of logistics, materials and supply chain processes. It aims to develop graduates’ ability to work in challenging business environment in order to progress with changes in the economic landscape.

    The modular certificate course helps participants develop skills in various aspects of business operations. Participants can expect to apply the acquired knowledge in their area of work to eventually achieve their professional goals.

  • Target Participants

    The programme is suitable for:

    • Logistics, warehousing, transportation, and supply chain operation personnel who wish to enhance their employability, capabilities and market value.
    • Technical staff working in logistics and supply chain sector who wish to obtain “breadth” in business operations so as to enhance their employability and capabilities within the organisation.

    Working adults who wish to join the logistics & supply chain management sector, and would like to have a better understanding and knowledge in logistics and supply chain management.

What You'll Study


Participants will receive a Certificate (Modular Certificate) upon successful completion of each semester and will be conferred the Diploma in Business Practice (Supply Chain Management) upon completion of five designated Modular Certificates.