12 months
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About

Procurement Management from The University of the West Indies will provide rigorous training in the area of procurement, an important but understudied area in the management discipline. Students who take this programme will gain a comprehensive appreciation of the regulatory obligations, international agreements and reporting techniques for procurement operations.  

Overview

Procurement Management from The University of the West Indies will cover issues dealing with: procurement and contract administration, inventory management, government contracts, ethics and social responsibility.

The Master’s degree in procurement management is ideally suited for individuals who are already carrying out procurement or related functions in their organisation and are seeking to strengthen their expertise in the field. However, persons who are seeking to establish a career in the area of procurement management should also find the programme useful.

Careers

With an MSc in Procurement Management, students will be strategically positioned for the role of procurement managers in both the public and private sectors. It is hoped that as the programme evolves, the degree will become portable so that students can also work internationally.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Financial & Managerial Accounting
  • Business Analytics
  • Business in a Global Environment
  • Quantitative Methods & Statistical Techniques
  • Strategic Sourcing 
  • Global Procurement and Contract Administration 
  • Inventory Management 
  • Ethics Corporate and Social Responsibility and Sustainability 
  • Procurement Law & Policy

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Hold a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent from a university or college acceptable to the University of the West Indies, with GPA of 2.5 or higher
  • They have at least (2) years working experience in marketing or a related area and have professional qualification in a related area
  • They are successful at an interview conducted by a selected panel determined by the School; and,
  • They are able to produce two acceptable letters of reference

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    10000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10000 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    10000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10000 USD per year during 12 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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