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Bachelor of Purchasing and Supplies Management - Jomo Kenyatta University

The Bachelor of Purchasing and Supplies Management degree at Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology prepares candidates to work in areas of purchasing and Supplies in both private and public sectors.

 Bachelors Degree  4years  Fulltime Fee: on application
JKUAT
Public University Juja - Constituency, Kiambu - County

The course Bachelor of Purchasing and Supplies Management at Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology is meant to meet the current needs in purchasing and Supplies chain management.

Bachelor of Purchasing and Supplies Management at Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology incorporates course units that will enable the graduates of the programme meet demands of the job market by providing solutions to problems prevailing in private and public procurement systems.

Bachelor of Purchasing and Supplies Management - objectives

The Bachelor of Purchasing and Supplies Management degree at Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology prepares candidates to work in areas of purchasing and Supplies in both private and public sectors.

The course in Bachelor of Purchasing and Supplies Management degree at Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology is structured to reflect the dynamic changes in purchasing and Supplies processes and provides a basis for, the world of work. It also provides academic, professional, and ethical principles and practices in decision making in an operating business environment.

Entry requirements

Candidates wishing to study for the Bachelors degree Purchasing and Supplies Management at Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology must satisfy the minimum University requirements for admission.
EITHER
Be a holder of KCSE with a minimum aggregate of C+ and a minimum of C in both Mathematics and English or Kiswahili. OR
Be a holder of KCE Division II with credit pass in both Mathematics and English/Kiswahili. OR

Be a holder of KACE certificate with a minimum of two principal passes and subsidiary pass and a minimum of credit pass in Mathematics at KCE. OR
Be a holder of Diploma in Purchasing and Supplies Management with minimum of credit pass from JKUAT. OR
Be a holder of Diploma in Purchasing and Supplies Management with five years of relevant work experience.

Bachelor of Purchasing and Supplies Management - course content

This are the course units covered in this program in Bachelor of Purchasing and Supplies Management at Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology ;

Year 1

  • HRD 2101 Communication skills
  • HPS 2105 Auditing principles and practice
  • HPS 2106 Computer Application
  • HPS 2204 Busines Law I
  • HPS 2108 Cost Accounting
  • HPS 2202 Financial Accounting II
  • HPS 2110 Principles of Marketing
  • HPS 2103 Financial Accounting 1
  • HPS 2101 Principles of Procurement
  • HPS 2104 Supplies and Materials Management
  • SZL 2111 HIV/AIDS
  • HPS 2107 Business Communication and Writing Skills
  • HPS 2109 Principles and Practice of HRM
  • HPS 2114 Introduction to Microeconomics

Year 2

  • HPS 2206 Principles and Practices of Management
  • HRD 2102 Development Studies and Social Ethics
  • HPS 2203 Supplies and Materials Management II
  • HPS 2207 Distribution and Warehousing
  • HPS 2205 Quatitative Methods
  • HPS 2214 Transport Economics
  • HPS 2215 Introduction to Macroeconomics
  • HPS 2208 Retail Merchandise Mgt
  • HPS 2210 Quantitative Methods II
  • HPS 2211 Total Quality Mgt
  • HPS 2213 Purchasing Policy and Strategy
  • HPS 2212 Inventory Management
  • HPS 2303 Business Law II
  • HPS 2209 Operations Management
  • HPS 2241 Intermediate Micro-economics

Year 3

  • HPS 2241 Intermediate Microeconomics
  • HPS 2301 Marketing Management
  • HPS 2302 Organizational Behaviour
  • HPS 2304 Risk Management and Insurance
  • HPS 2305 Transport Management and Policy
  • HPS 2306 Relationship Management
  • HPS 2312 Strategic Management
  • HPS 2242 Intermediate Macroeconomics
  • HPS 2308 Procurement Management
  • HPS 2310 Ethics in Purchasing and Supplies
  • HPS 2311 Public Finance and Purchasing Practices
  • HPS 2313 Materials Handling and Storage Management
  • HPS 2307 Investment Management
  • HPS 2314 Clearing and Forwarding

Year 4

  • HPS 2402 Money and Banking
  • BIT 2119 Management Information Systems
  • HPS 2401 International Purchasing
  • HPS 2405 Management of Customer Service
  • HPS 2404 Financial Management
  • HPS 2111 Research Methods
  • HPS 2112 Entrepreneurship Skills
  • BIT 2116 Networks System Design and Design
  • HPS 2408 Management Accounting
  • HPS 2407 Tactics and Operations in Purchasing and Supplies
  • HPS 2406 Logistics in Purchasing and Supplies Chain Management
  • HPS 2403 Industrial Relations
  • HPS 2315 E – Commerce
  • HSC 2408 Technology and Innovation