Diploma in supplies management course outline entry requirements

Diploma in supplies management course outline entry requirements and all the related concerning diploma in supplies management here. The course covers the management of services and materials, the process of acquiring the materials and services, and also the management of the suppliers. The course will impart general knowledge to enable the trainee to contribute positively to the society and prepare the trainees for further academic pursuit.

  • Course duration: 3 years (non modular)
  • Examination body: KNEC

Diploma in supplies management Entry requirements

Diploma in supplies management is examined by KNEC and is offered by various approved TVETS, universities and colleges in Kenya. The entry requirements are;

  • KCSE aggregate Grade of C- and above or its equivalent as acceptable Qualification by KNEC
  • Pass in Relevant Certificate Qualification Learning Outcomes for example a certificate in supplies management graduate wishing to upgrade his or her qualifications need to have obtained a PASS result from a recognized institution to enroll for Diploma in supplies management.
  • Mean grades for specific KCSE subjects are not specified for Diploma in supplies management course

Universities and colleges offering Diploma in supplies management courses

Trainees wishing to enroll for a Diploma in supplies management course can easily choose from various institution offering the course. Full institutions are always listed on KUCCPS portal as soon as it is open for application during various intakes, for more on this just visit the KUCCPS portal here

Diploma in supplies management course outline

Diploma in supplies management is offered in non modules. Examination is always administered at the end of the course. Attachment is always offered twice. The final exam is administered 3rd year for a candidate to graduate into the field market.

Career opportunities in diploma in supplies management

  • Supply Chain Officer.
  • Supply Chain Manager.
  • Logistics Analyst.
  • Procurement Officer.
  • Supply Management Analyst.
  • New Product Procurement Planner.
  • Strategic Sourcing Manager.

The following are a list of units/ subjects studied at Diploma in supplies management

  • Social studies
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Communication
  • Management information systems
  • Quantitative methods
  • Economics
  • Principles and practice of management
  • Management accounting
  • Materials and production management
  • Public and business finance
  • Office administration and management
  • Purchasing and supplies planning policy and organization
  • Purchasing and supplies – provisioning
  • Purchasing and supplies – logistics
  • Commercial law
  • Public procurement
  • Marketing
  • Purchasing principles and techniques
  • Project
    Life skills
  • Information communication technology



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