The basic principle behind deployment of any ERP especially SAP is to get a certain degree of improvement in student processes specially admin processes. Though, one can’t deny that deployment of such a huge ERP also helps in gaining upper hand on competitors in terms of efficiency. Competitors, yes they do matter in deciding the policy of an organization whether it is a manufacturing organization or educational institute. You have to attract more and more students to run it in profit and in the meantime to follow the ethics towards society set by world of academia. The question which might toggle in the minds of decision makers is “How SAP helps me to improve the student related processes for my University or institute”. The answer is not simple at all. The fundamentals of efficiently combining labor resulting from admin and teaching staff, material used for functioning of university, and outside services within a University to deliver a world-class education are universal and apply to all Universities and institutes. The details and emphases on admin processes may differ, but the fundamental workflow processes are the same.
SAP SLCM helps to cut down risk, facilitates marketing information on time every time, improve processes by improving efficiencies etc.
Below checklist outlines the processes which can be improved by SLCM:
1. Use all the workflow processes involves around your Cs and Ds.
2. Helps in planning Resources by designing clash free schedules.
3. Refine your examination planning settings.
4. Helps in handling cash and grants inflows and outflows.
5. Manage the bottlenecks related to complicated Admin processes.
6. Update reports in real time.
Enjoy seamless integration of Student processes and Planning with SAP SLCM. It captures costing accurately; going down much deeper into sub processes and thus helps you in finding the areas of improvement. As i said earlier…it’s better to run a full class than half.