Activities performed by the operations managers include improving quality of manufactured products or services, selecting and implementing appropriate technologies, increasing productivity, managing projects, planning and scheduling productions, and constructing models to facilitate decision making to improve profits or reduce costs. Hence, this degree programme covers philosophies, issues, theories and implementation of management principles, in particular, pertaining to Operations and Technology Management.Students are expected to go through a practical training programme in addition to class room learning at the university to gather much needed exposure to the industry.  This programme focuses on developing problem solving skills, analytical thinking, communication and the implementation of

Students are expected to go through a practical training programme in addition to class room learning at the university to gather much needed exposure to the industry.  This programme focuses on developing problem solving skills, analytical thinking, communication and the implementation of cutting edge management principles and technologies.  These skills are needed to deal with operational problems faced by managers in manufacturing, services and public organizations. With these skills, Operations and Technology Management graduates will be in a better position to gain employment and perform up to the expectation of management so that their contribution to  national development is assured.

In addition to class room teaching students are required to participate in field visits and factory visits to get an exposure to the world of work. Students conduct assignments based on real life data under various subjects. Internship, one of the key components of the degree programme, allows students to get firsthand experience in an industrial setting. At the end of the programme students will have a sound theoretical as well as practical knowledge that are needed to become a professional manager who can contribute the development of the country.