The Bsc Purchasing and Supply Management degree program at Kisii University 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.
This Purchasing and Supply Management degree programme prepares candidates to work in areas of purchasing and supplies in both private and public sectors. The course is structured to reflect the dynamic changes in purchasing and supplies processes and provides a basis or, the world of work. It also provides academic, professional, and ethical principles and practice in decisive making in an operating business environment.
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:
All applicants admitted to the degree of Bachelor of Purchasing and Supplies Management must satisfy the minimum admission requirements of Kisii University senate.
Based on senate approved guidelines, candidates may be allowed to transfer up to 30% of creditfactors from a diploma course.