Purchasing and Supply Management

Diploma program (ICM)

Diploma 2 years

About Purchasing and Supply Management programme

The effective management of an organistaions supplies is the responsibility of purchasing and supply managers, who search, select, contract and eventually manage suppliers in order to ensure the supply of materials and services that the firm needs. The importance of supply management has never been greater. In recent years, purchasing has gained considerable importance with firms. As a consequence, firms are in need of adequately trained personnel, and excellent job prospects are emerging for purchasers.

Objectives of Purchasing and Supply Management

This diploma programme in purchasing and supply management prepares students for a future in purchase and supply management in various organisations.

The course provides learners with:

  • An understanding of the economic, legal and fiscal environments within which all businesses operate
  • A detailed knowledge of the supply, storage and purchasing functions
  • An understanding of the way in which business organisations are structured, managed and administered
  • Numerate and analytical skills for purchasing, stores management and supply decision purposes.

Entry requirements for Purchasing and Supply Management

KCSE C- (minus) and above.

Purchasing and Supply Management Course Subjects

  • Negotiation
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Stores Management & Stock Control
  • Quantitative Methods For Managers
  • Customer Service
  • International Purchasing & Supply
  • Logistics
  • Operations Chain Management
  • Purchasing Strategies
  • Purchasing & Supply Law

Colleges offering Purchasing and Supply Management

Purchasing and Supply Management

Regional Institute of Business Management (ribm)
Nairobi County

Purchasing and Supply Management

Jodan College of Technology
Kiambu County

Purchasing and Supply Management

Rifkins College
Mombasa County

Purchasing and Supply Management

Unity College of Proffessional Studies
Nairobi County

Purchasing and Supply Management

East Africa Institute of Certified Studies (ICS)
Nairobi County

Purchasing and Supply Management

Thika College of Excellence
Kiambu County

Purchasing and Supply Management

Gakeo College of Business Studies
Kiambu County

Purchasing and Supply Management

YMCA- National Training Institute
Nairobi County

Purchasing and Supply Management

Juja College of Accountancy
Kiambu County

Purchasing and Supply Management

Kenya Institute of Business and Counseling Studies (KIBCO)
Nairobi County

Purchasing and Supply Management

Ruiru Institute of Business Studies
Kiambu County

Purchasing and Supply Management

Experts Business College
Kiambu County

Purchasing and Supply Management

Kenya College of Commerce and Hospitality (kcch)
Nairobi County

Purchasing and Supply Management

High Seas Training Institute
Nairobi County

Purchasing and Supply Management

Equator Institute of Technology and Professional Studies
Nairobi County

Purchasing and Supply Management

Reward College of Technology
Kiambu County