This programme provide straining in core purchasing and supplies management skills, empowering graduates to understand concepts in the discipline of purchasing and supplies management. It is the level of post school courses that produces workers with technical, supervisory, training and managerial skills.
Students from any discipline who wish to start a career in purchasing and supplies or procurement-related disciplines or others who are working in other occupations and wish to switch to this course.
Managers in any business functional areas who wish to acquire knowledge and skills in Purchasing and Supplies Management.
Serves as a prerequisite to joining Bachelor of Purchasing and Supplies Management programme.
Supply Chain Officer
Supply Chain Manager
Supply Management Analyst
New Product Procurement Planner
Strategic Sourcing Manager
Be a holder of K.C.S.E with a minimum aggregate of C-, with a D- in Mathematics and a D-in English or Kiswahili.
Programme Duration and Structure
This diploma course shall be offered in six (6) terms.
Expected Learning Outcomes
Develop practical skills in the analysis of concepts in the practice of purchasing and supply management.
Play a key role in the development of purchasing and supplies in Kenya and other regions.
Make a professional contribution to the management of business.
Liaise with professional bodies to jointly influence quality and scope of training in purchasing and supplies.