Purchasing and Supply Management

JOB OPPORTUNITIES

for National Diploma Graduates:
  • Supply Chain Assistant
  • Logistics Clerk
  • Stores Clerk
  • Buyer
  • Stores Manager
  • Purchasing Officer

for Higher National Diploma graduates:
  • Purchasing Manager
  • Buyer
  • Materials Manager
  • Chief Muyer
  • Administrator
  • Operations Officer




COURSES ON OFFER


NATIONAL CERTIFICATE IN PURCHASING AND SUPPLY MANAGEMENT

Entry Requirements for National Certificate

5 Ordinary levels including English Language and Mathematics.
Those without Mathematics will be required to go through a Bridging Course.


DURATION: 1 YEAR
Description: To equip students with the necessary purchasing knowledge for them to be functional in the purchasing and supply field. A qualifying learner at this level will be a buyer, purchasing clerk, stores clerk, assistant buyer. This course creates the foundation and desire to advance in the purchasing and supply field.

SUBJECT

  • Introduction to Purchasing and Supply 
  • Stores Administration and Stock Control 
  • Basic Accounts
  • Basic Communication
  • Business Mathematics
  • Introduction to Computers
  • Introduction to Law
  • NASS
  • Entrepreneurship Skills Development



NATIONAL DIPLOMA IN PURCHASING AND SUPPLY MANAGEMENT

Entry Requirements for National Diploma

National Certificate in Purchasing and Supply Management


DURATION: 3 YEARS
Description: This course equips Students with necessary Purchasing & Supply Management principles for them to be functional in their profession and its application with various types of organisations and operating environments. It runs for three years. First year is spent on campus, the second year on industrial attachment and the final year at campus.

SUBJECT

  • Basic Communication
  • Principles of Economics
  • Financial Accounting 1
  • Commercial Llaw
  • Management
  • Quantitative Techniques
  • Principles of Purchasing and Supply Management
  • Industrial and Services Procurement Management 
  • Distribution Management 
  • Cost and Management Accounting 1
  • Human Resources Management 1
  • Computer Application 
  • Stores and Inventory Management 
  • Principles of Marketing
  • National Strategic Studies
  • On The Job Training 



HIGHER NATIONAL DIPLOMA IN PURCHASING AND SUPPLY MANAGEMENT

Entry Requirements for Higher National Diploma

National Diploma in Purchasing and Supply Management


DURATION: 1 YEAR
Description: It is designed to equip students with the knowledge, understating and skills required for success in current and future employment purchasing and supply. This course looks into production and service delivery aspects.

SUBJECT

  • Materials Planning and Pproduction Control
  • International Purchasing and Supply
  • Legal Aspects of Buying and Selling 
  • Project 
  • Business Ethics
  • On the Job Training 
  • Research Theory 
  • National Strategic Studies
  • Strategic Purchasing and Supply
  • Management Information Systems