Programme Type



  • Accounting 1A 
  • Business Management 1A 
  • Economics 1A 
  • Logistics and Supply Chain Management 1A
  • Introduction • Accounting 1B 
  • Business Management 1B 
  • Economics 1B
  • Logistics and Supply Chain Management 1B: Operations and Production Management

  • Financial Management 2A
  • Logistics and Supply Chain Management 2A: Supplier Relationship Management
  • Logistics Management Activities
  • Quantitative Techniques A
  • Business-to-Business Marketing
  • Logistics and Supply Chain Management 2B: Purchasing Management
  • Project Management
  • Sustainable Supply Chain Management

  • Customer Relations Management
  • Introduction to Research
  • Logistics and Supply Chain Management 3A: Warehouse Management
  • Supply Chain Management and Logistics
  • Enterprise Risk Management
  • Inventory Management
  • Logistics and Supply Chain Management 3B: Transportation Management
  • Research Practice 

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​​In order to be awarded this qualification, you must have achieved a minimum final year mark of fifty percent (50%) for each module of the programme, and have met all Work Integrated Learning requirements.​​ ​ In some, but limited instances some modules may change. At the time of registration, please check that the entry requirements have not changed.​​

This factsheet is valid for 2019 academic year only.


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To get the best out of the blended learning experience a wireless device with Intel Pentium 4 Processor or later running at 1GHZ or faster, 2GB of RAM, 250GB Hard Disk, 1280x800 or higher display resolution and Sound Card is required. Windows 8.1 or later.

The Independent Institute of Education’s official prospectus is available on and on the library webpage. Information in this prospectus takes precedence over other programme and qualification information provided​.​

As the world pursues gobalisation at a rapid pace, this IIE qualification will prove to be very valuable. Qualified practitioners in this field will therefore have access to employment opportunities across the world. This qualification aims to produce learners that will be able to apply their knowledge of logistics and the supply chain at a high level and make significant contributions to their companies through the streamlining of the supply chain process. 


This qualification is suitable for students who would like to pursue a career in logistics and supply chain management. If you are an analytical person, who is a practical thinker with strong planning skills and a natural flair for  organising  and solving complex problems, then this qualification was designed for you.


This IIE qualification enhances your creative, problem solving and analytical skills and encourages strong communication skills. Students who pursue this qualification will gain the knowledge, skills and applied competencies to enter the world of work as Logistics and Supply Chain Management graduates, in either the private, the government sector or in NGOs. 


Full-timeThis is a three-year full-time qualification offered by The Independent Institute of Education (The IIE). Fulltime lectures take place during the day on weekdays at the following campuses  Braamfontein, Bloemfontein, Pretoria CBD, Pietermaritzburg, Durban and Polokwane


This Bachelor's Degree is accredited by the Council on Higher Education (CHE). It is also registered with the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) on the National Qualifications Framework (NQF) on Level 7 (SAQA ID No: 101528). On successful completion you will receive a Bachelor of Administration in Logistics and Supply Chain Management degree from The Independent Institute of Education (The IIE), the leading registered private provider of higher education in South Africa.


To register, you must meet one of the following entry requirements:

A  National Senior Certificate (NSC) with Degree admission- A minimum of 30 % for English coupled with a minimum of 50% for four x DESIGNATED NSC subjects (This excludes LO which is a 10 credit subject); OR

A National Certificate (Vocational) NC(V) with Degree admission – A minimum of 60 % in English on either First Additional Language or Home Language level AND Mathematics or Mathematical Literacy AND Life Orientation , with a minimum of 70% in the  four  vocational subjects is required;  OR

 A Senior Certificate (SC) (with endorsement) or equivalent  is required; OR

Alternatively, a Higher Certificate, an Advanced Certificate, 240 or 360 credit Diploma in a cognate field may satisfy the minimum admission requirements to degree studies. 

Other Qualifications

If discipline not cognate at least 20% of credits must be academic literacy or numeracy related. you have a valid study visa issued in the name of The Independent Institute of Education (The IIE) that covers the duration of your studies.


Mature Age Exemption:

  • Candidates having attained the age of 23 before or during the first year of registration with a Senior Certificate with a minimum of 40% in at least four higher or standard grade subjects, at least three of which shall have been passed simultaneously and one of which shall be a recognised higher grade subject; OR Candidates must have attained the age of 45 before or during the first year of registration. An USAf Exemption Certificate is required;


Candidates must have attained the age of 45 before or during the first year of registration.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

 Demonstrate suitability for admission in terms of Senate's resolution 6.6 of 20 October 2005 which allows for Senate's discretionary conditional admission (if applicable).

School of Tomorrow (SOT) (last date of achievement 30 June 2019)

Candidates who have successfully completed an SOT qualification may be conditionally admitted directly into the 1st year of the degree, provided that they have: a) submitted their SOT certificate along with a statement of results and have achieved at least 50 % in 4 recognised 20-credit NSC subjects - using the SOT National Conversion Table; b) achieved the following for the National Benchmark Tests (NBT)- AQL: - Academic Literacy (AL) score of at least 51 AND a Quantitative Literacy (QL) score of at least 38 An USAf Exemption Certificate is required - the Office of the Registrar will facilitate, on behalf of the student, an application for a degree exemption certificate to USAf, once the student has provided proof of payment to USAf

If you are an international student, you must ensure that:

  •  you have an equivalent qualification to the aforementioned;
  • your equivalent qualification is evaluated by the Universities South Africa (USAf);
  • you have a valid study visa issued in the name of The Independent Institute of Education (The IIE) that covers the duration of your studies.