Programme Information

We offer five qualifications to support your professional development in procurement and supply. On successful completion of the Diploma, Advanced and Professional diplomas and in conjunction with three years’ experience in a role of responsibility in procurement and supply, you may apply for full membership of CIPS to use the designatory letters, MCIPS.

Entry requirements
The CIPS ladder of qualifications ranges from Certificate to Professional Diploma level. There are no entry requirements for the qualifications at Certificate or Advanced certificate level.

If you wish to start on a Diploma level qualification, you should have at least two A-levels (or international equivalent) or a CIPS Certificate level qualification. Students without any prior qualifications must have at least two years’ experience in a business environment.

 

View the entry requirements for CIPS qualifications:

Unit Title Unit Code
Certificate in Procurement and Supply Operations NC
Advanced Certificate in Procurement and Supply Operations AC
Diploma in Procurement and Supply D
Advanced Diploma in Procurement and Supply AD
Professional Diploma in Procurement and Supply PD
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