SAP Modules List – Technical & Functional

SAP Modules can be categorized into

  • SAP Functional Modules
  • SAP Technical Modules

These functional and technical modules in SAP are tightly coupled. Below is a key SAP Modules list

SAP Modules list

SAP MM Module

MM is Materials Management

Materials Management module in SAP consists of several components and sub-components including Master Data, Purchasing, and Inventory. Learn more about SAP MM

SAP MM Module

SAP PP Module

PP is Production Planning

SAP PP ( Production Planning) is a SAP module, specially designed for integrating different department involved in production and manufacturing. It has various components like Data Center, BOM, Work Center, CRP etc. Learn more about SAP PP

SAP PP Module

SAP SD Module

SAP SD Module is Sales and Distribution

SAP Sales and Distribution (SD) is an important module of SAP ERP consisting of business processes required in selling, shipping, billing of a product. The module is tightly integrated with SAP MM & SAP PP. Key sub-modules of SAP SD are Customer and Vendor Master Data, Sales, Delivery, Billing, Pricing and Credit Management. Learn more about SAP SD

SAP SD Module


ABAP (Advanced Business Application Programming) is the default programming language for SAP applications. You can also use Java to code in SAP. Learn more about SAP ABAP



where CRM stands for Customer Relationship Management

SAP CRM is the Market Leader in Customer Relationship Management Software. SAP CRM plays a pivotal role in strengthening customer relationships. Learn more about SAP CRM

SAP CRM Marketing


where Hana stands for High-performance Analytic Appliance.

SAP HANA is an in-memory computing platform that allows real-time data analysis. Its currently the market leader in BI.

SAP HANA Architecture

SAP HCM Module

HR stands for Human Resources

SAP Human Capital Management (HCM) is also called SAP-HR. SAP HCM consists of sub-modules like Personnel Administration (PA), Organizational Management (OM), Time, Payroll that help in employee management. Learn more about SAP HCM

SAP HCM Module

SAP Basis

SAP Basis is a set of programs and tools that act as an interface with Database, Operating system, communication protocols and other SAP modules like FI,HCM, SD etc. Learn more about SAP Basis

SAP Basis

SAP FI Module

FI stands for Financial Accounting.

SAP FI module is very robust and covers almost all financial business process encountered in various industries. It is one of the widely implemented SAP ERP modules. Learn more about SAP FI

SAP CO Module

CO stands for Controlling

Cost Accounting (CO) module of SAP provides information to managers decision makers to understand where the company’s money is being spent. CO helps them to optimize business costs.

SAP QM Module

QM stands for Quality Management

SAP QM (Quality Management) is an integral part of several key business processes of SAP like production, sales, procurement, material management, etc. Learn more about SAP QM

SAP BW Module

where BW stands for Business (Data) Warehouse

SAP BI (Business Intelligence) or SAP BW is a leading data warehousing and reporting tool. It helps convert raw data into information and insights that help improve business margins. Learn more about SAP BW

Other SAP Modules

  • SAP EC Module – where EC stands for Enterprise Controlling
  • SAP TR Module – where TR stands for Treasury
  • SAP IM Module – where IM stands for Investment Management
  • SAP IS – where IS stands for Industry Specific Solution
  • SAP PS Module– and PS is Project Systems
  • SAP CAC – Cross Application Components
  • SAP SCM- where SCM stands for Supply Chain Management
  • SAP PLM- where PLM stands for Product LifeCycle Management
  • SAP SRM- where SRM stands for Supplier Relationship Management
  • SAP CS- where CS stands for Customer Service
  • SAP RE – where RE stands for Real Estate
  • SAP PM Module– where Plant Maintenance is the PM
  • SAP Security Learn more about SAP Security
  • SAP FSCM – where FSCM stands for Financial Supply Chain Management
  • SAP NetWeaver
  • SAP XI – where XI stands for Exchange Infrastructure
  • SAP Solution Manager – Learn more about Solution Manager
  • SAP LE – where LE stands for Logistics Execution
  • SAP APO- where APO stands for Advanced Planning and Optimization
  • SAP AFS – where AFS stands for Apparel and Footwear Solution
  • SAP CC – where CC stands for Convergent Charging
  • SAP ITS – where ITS stands for Internet Transaction Server
  • SAP ICM – where ICM stands for Incentive and Commission Management
  • SAP KW – where KW stands for Knowledge Warehouse
  • SAP MDM – where MDM stands for Master Data Management