Ordinary Diploma in Procurement and Logistics Management

  • Fee 900,000/=
  • Duration 3 Yrs (Form IV), 2 yrs (Form VI)
  • Language English
  • Mode of Study
  • Intakes


There are lot of challenges faced by the business world in managing both effective procurement, and logistics processes. This programme targets individuals who are willing to acquire plans on the flows of goods, information, and human resources in an effective and efficient manner. This programme provides competencies in procurement and in developing and executing an opportunity to interact with the best procurement, and logistics management faculty in understanding and intertwining essential disciplines such as purchasing principles and practices, warehousing practices, stores and stock management, procurement management, and logistics management; and thereafter suggest the best strategies in addressing procurement and logistics challenges. We adopt a competency-based training approach in fulfilling your needs.

This course is accredited by the Procurement and Supplies Professionals and Technicians Board (PSPTB)-Tanzania.

Procurement and Supplies Professionals and Technicians Board accreditation exempts graduates from specific professional examinations.

What you'll study
Semester I
  • Purchasing Principles and Practice
  • Introduction to Business Mathematics & Statistics
  • Principles of Accounts
  • Introduction to Computer Applications
  • Stores and Stock Control
  • Introduction to Business Management

Semester II
  • Communication Skills and Office Practice
  • Introduction to Logistics Operations
  • Elements of Public Procurement
  • Fundamentals of Cost Accounting
  • Supervisory Skills
  • Industrial Practical Training

Semester III
  • Fundamentals of Financial Accounting
  • Introduction to Business Law
  • Presentation skills
  • Public procurement
  • Transport Operations

Semester IV
  • Principles of Economics
  • Clearing and Forwarding
  • Principles of Entrepreneurship
  • Introduction to Principles of Management
  • Principles of Warehousing

Entry Requirements

Form IV (3 Years Programme)

  • Certificate of Secondary Education with 4 Passes in Non- Religious Studies.

Form VI (2 Years Programme)

    • Advanced Certificate of Secondary Examination with One Principal Pass and One Subsidiary Pass.

 Equivalent qualification (2 yrs programme)

    • An appropriate equivalent Basic Technician Certificate with second class or "B" Average from recognized Institution.
Careers and opportunities

Our graduates now work in roles including:

  • Procurement officers
  • Supplies Officers
  • Warehouse Officers
  • Storekeepers
  • Procurement and Supplies Technicians
  • Business men and women

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