Description of the Program

The course addresses the strategic role of purchasing and supply chain management within the organization, the impact of changes in the regulatory and policy environment on the supply chain, it develops students’ knowledge of best practice in the field and the importance of business process/activity integration to support this it also lay strong foundation for the graduate to join the Bachelor of Commerce Degree or any other related/equivalent degree.

Objectives of the Program
  • Demonstrate the understanding of the role of purchasing and supply Chain Management
  • Appreciate the dynamics of purchasing negotiations
  • Demonstrate knowledge of Stores Management and Stock Control
  • Appreciates Public Procurement Procedures and Legal Aspects
  • Demonstrates knowledge in International and Supply Chain Management
  • Contribute towards transformation the purchasing environment by using Christian ethical practices.
Units Offered
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Professional Writing Skills
  • Computer Applications
  • Christian Ethics
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Research Project
  • Introduction to Purchasing and Supply Chain Management
  • Research Methods
  • Financial and Cost Accounting
  • Principles of Negotiations
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Stores Management and Stock Control
  • Quantitative Methods
  • International Purchasing and Supply Management
  • Principles of Logistics Mnagement
  • Purchasing Strategies
  • Purchasing and Supply Law
Admission Requirements

Minimum KCSE grade of C- (Minus)
3 credits in IGCSE or its equivalent.
Minimum GPA of 2.3 from ANU Certificate

Duration of the Program
  • 4 Trimesters or 1 Year and 4 months
Mode of Study


Part Time

Locations where the program is offered
  • Main Campus
  • Nairobi Campus
Next Intake
  • January
  • May
  • September
Fee Structure

Fee Structure- 2015- Diplomas-Regular

Fee Structure- 2017- DL

School or Department which program is offered under

Business School