This Bachelor of Purchasing and Supplies Management degree is meant to develop and enhance the competence and knowledge that candidates need in order for them to be effective, accountable, economical and efficient in the way that they manage the strategic and organisational operations competitively.
The program focuses on the core skills and is work oriented so as to deliver the program with more emphasis on practical aspects of the purchasing function and innovative approach to issues that are relevant in today’s business environment. Considering the environment and the needs of the target groups, the program is designed in a modular format to allow for structured professional progression.
Currently there is increased pressure on managers to have skills in Purchasing as well as Management of Supply Chains, hence this course is designed to meet the needs of people working both in public and private sectors as well as those who want to enhance their skills in the functional areas of Purchasing and Supplies.
The aim of the Bachelor of Purchasing and Supplies Management (BPSM) degree is to provide students with necessary skills in Purchasing and Supplies Management that can enable them to respond to their need for effective management of public and private enterprises.
The specific objectives of this programme include:
Minimum entry requirement for the Bachelor of Purchasing and Supplies Management degree program at Kisii University
Based on senate approved guidelines, candidates may be allowed to transfer up to 30% of credit factors from a diploma course.