Retail & Supply Chain Management

B.Voc in Retail and Supply Chain Management

“Skills are the armour of the 21st century.”

B.Voc or B.Vocatioal courses are an initiative by the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Government of India under the Skill India scheme. The initiative is funded and monitored by the UGC, and educational institutions like SDM are evaluated and provided resources to administer professional courses titled B.Voc. The very nature of these courses is to provide maximum scope for practical exposure and prepare students to be career ready right after under-graduation.

B.Vocational courses instil adequate and specific career based skills in students which help them pursue their specific area of interest and excel in it early. The courses are designed to cater to the competitive and dynamic requirements of the professional sphere.

Course Duration

  • An added speciality of B.Voc courses is the liberty for the student to choose the duration of the course.
  • If the student opts to graduate and venture into the professional sphere within six monthsof the course, he /she will be credited with the expertise of completing ‘certificate course’ in Digital Media and Film Making.
  • If the student opts to graduate and venture into the professional sphere within one year or two years of the course, he /she will be credited with diploma certificate.
  • If the student chooses to complete the course of three years, he/she will be a B.Voc graduate, which is equivalent to any other graduation course in the country.


The certificates for the courses are credited by the Mangalore University.

Qualification for B.Voc courses is completion of Pre-University (+2) in any stream. Anyone willing to join the course with other higher degrees, complete or incomplete, will be allowed.

Retail and Supply Chain Management

Retail and supply management are amongst the fields facing the need for most competence in the given context, owing to the drastic shifts seen in shopping trends all over the world. The forever booming industry welcomes job seekers with a plethora of opportunities and challenges, for which SDM B.Voc aims to prepare and contribute competent individuals through this course

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