Diploma in Procurement and Material Management - technical university of mombasa | Educartis

2 years
On Campus


Course Overview

This one year Diploma in Procurement and Material Management aims to prepare students to work within the supply and purchasing departments of firms and public organisations. Taken on-campus at the Technical University of Mombasa, this course combines key theoretical learning with practical experience, focusing on issues such as e-purchasing, managing contracts, contract renewal, resource management, and termination. 

Today, organisations are increasingly recognising that their performance is largely determined by the effectiveness and efficiency of their purchasing activities, as well as how they manage their resources and materials. As a result, purchasing and supply managers are assuming more important roles within businesses of all sizes, and this career provides many advantages such as a higher-than-average pay, broader responsibilities, and a multitude of career advancement opportunities. If you're interested in entering this field, then this diploma will give you the knowledge and skills required for a much-needed edge in this competitive and fast-growing career sector. 
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How This Course Will Benefit Your Career

By the end of this course, students will be able to: 

  • Demonstrate the skill and knowledge required for proper management of an organisation's resources. 
  • Effectively and efficiently handle acquisition and disposal of an organisation's resources. 
  • Carry out research with a view to finding solutions to purchasing problems affecting an organisation. 
  • Gain a competitive edge within the purchasing and supply industry and find jobs in both the private and public sector. 
  • Pursue further studies in related fields.
Certification obtained

Diploma in Procurement and Material Management 

What jobs will I qualify for?

This diploma will provide students a stepping stone towards satisfying careers including: 

  • Purchasing Coordinator 
  • Procurement Officer 
  • Supply Chain Manager
  • Logistics and Distribution Officer 


When do I start?

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Admission Criteria

To be eligible for this course, students require either: 

  • A KCSE Mean Grade of C - (Minus) with a C - (Minus) in English 
  • A Relevant Certificate 

How do I apply?

To apply for this course, students must: 

  • Fill in the online application form 
  • Upload their academic certificates and a copy of their National ID/Birth Certificate/Passport 
  • Pay a non-refundable fee of 2,000 KES 

Payment options

Students can pay their fees through: 

  • Bank Deposit
  • Bank Transfer 
There are scholarships and grants available for certain courses. 

Detailed course information

This diploma is taken on-campus at the Technical University of Mombasa over the period of one year. 

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