BSc (Hons) Operations and Logistics Management
Plymouth University – United Kingdom

This programme aims to provide critical and comprehensive understanding of logistics techniques, operations and strategies. It also imparts an understanding of complex logistics environment and the ability to develop problem solving skills for complex trading environments. It covers related and wider business areas with the aim to enhance students’ critical thinking and analytical capability on the subject and apply them in the domestic and international contexts.

Full Time
3 years
  • Students interested in a career in this field are sure to gain many employment opportunities especially in Sri Lanka as in a developing economy as ours, the know-how in the field of Operations and Logistics are extremely essential.
  • This programme prepares students to compete in the global as well as the domestic markets in this field through the enhancement of student’s critical thinking and analytical capability on the subject.

year 1

  • World of Business
  • Principles of Accounting
  • Personal Development
  • Organizational Communication
  • Economics for Business I
  • Economics for Business II
  • Business Law
  • Introduction to Marketing
  • Business Mathematics and Statistics I
  • Introduction to Logistics
  • Introduction to Shipping

Year 2

  • Operations Management
  • Principles of Purchasing Management
  • International Logistics & Supply Chain Operation
  • Business and Market Research
  • Managing People
  • International Business

Year 3

  • International Supply Chain Management
  • Operations Management for Competitive Advantage
  • Port Management and Intermodalism
  • Advanced Logistics Management
  • Corporate Strategy
  • Contemporary Issues in Management

Students should have either of following qualifications

  • 3 passes for Advanced Level in a single attempt for core subjects (Local or International equivalent) (London AS Level exams are not recognized as entry criteria)
  • Completion of NSBM foundation programme
  • Completion of Edexcel or BTEC Certified foundation programme (*Subject to the approval of program director)
  • G.S.E Advanced Level examination conducted by Cambridge International Examinations, UK
  • Completion of any other foreign university affiliated foundation programme (*Subject to the approval of program director) And
  • Students should have passed Ordinary Level examination or equivalent including Mathematics and English
Course Fee
Year 1 (Full Time)750,000
Year 2 (Full Time)500,000
Year 3 (Part Time)500,000
Registration Fee -
LKR 10,000
Library Fee -
LKR 5,000

Student Loan facilities are available from BOC, NSB & NDB banks. Send us an inquiry to ask about paymnet plans and loan facilities.


This programme offers the students opportunities to enter into mid-level careers in their areas of specialism. It opens up possibilities in the domestic work sector as well as equips students to compete in the global job market in their chosen field.