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Public Procurement Law and Policy

Nottingham University Business School

Master
24 months
Duration
10350 GBP/year
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About

To meet the need for in-depth training in this area, this unique, part-time programme provides a 'gold standard' for education in this field.

Overview

Developments over the last two decades have made public procurement law one of the most exciting and rapidly evolving areas of law. Given the extent to which legal rules now govern the day to-day conduct of most procurement activity, knowledge of procurement law has become vital for anyone working in public sector procurement.This programme is open to those with a legal background and those without, and does not require a law degree. It is designed in particular for:

  • procurement officers whose role demands an understanding of the legal rules
  • policy makers responsible for designing and implementing legal rules on procurement
  • lawyers advising on public procurement
  • those seeking to undertake research or teaching in public procurement
It provides a thorough understanding of:
  • the nature of law and legal process
  • the principles and rules of public procurement law
  • the application of these rules in key national and international systems/models, including UNCITRAL, the WTO, the World Bank, the EU and the UK
  • how to implement best practice in the context of a legal framework

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Public Procurement Regulation: Basic Principles and Concepts 
  • EU Procurement Law
  • Corruption and Collusion in Public Procurement 
  • Government Procurement in the WTO

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Lower Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

2:1 or high 2:2 (or international equivalent); applicants with alternative academic backgrounds also considered where they have relevant work experience and/or professional qualifications such as a MCIPS

Tuition Fee

  • International

    10350 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10350 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    10350 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10350 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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