Master of Science (M.Sc.) Materials Management

Objective : The two years Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Materials Management conducted by The Global Open University, Nagaland has been designed for meeting the demand of the growing needs of experts in the fields of purchasing and materials management, transportation management, contracts management, inventory control etc.

Eligibility : Graduates of any discipline Duration : Two years

Award : Master of Science (M.Sc.) with specialisation in Materials Management shall be awarded to all the successful candidates by The Global Open University Nagaland.

Subjects : First Year
Purchasing Management
Materials Management
Materials Disposal Management
Transportation Management
Procurement Management

Subjects : Second Year
Stores Management
Negotiations & Contracts Management
Emerging Issues in Materials Mgt.
Research Methodology
Master’s Thesis

Careers in materials management

Materials Management plays a vital role in the manufacturing as well as service sectors. Trained personnel having expert knowledge of purchasing and materials management, economic order quantity, total quality management, inventory control, stores management and related subjects are needed in both public as well as private sector undertakings. New and emerging techniques including computer assisted materials management are in demand.


Total Fee : Rs. 28,150

Accordingly, the Application Form duly filled-in along with four stamp size photographs, copies of certificates and mark sheets and a Bank Draft for the full fee i.e. Rs. 28,150 in the name of “The Global Open University, Nagaland” payable at Dimapur must reach the Admissions Officer, The Global Open University, Sodzulhou Village, P.O. – ARTC, NH-39, Dimapur – 797115 Nagaland by registered / speed post only.

Examination Fee : A fee of Rs. 300 per paper is to be paid before appearing in the Annual Examinations to be held at different Examination Centers within the State of Nagaland (Dimapur, Kohima, Wokha).

Master’s Thesis : All students are required to submit a Master’s Thesis at the end of second year.

Assignments : All admitted participants must submit subjectwise assignments based on the Mini Project Reports to be prepared by them on a topic related to each of the subjects.