ZCAS offers the BA (Hons) Business Purchasing and Supply Chain Management in conjunction with University of Greenwich. This Business Procurement programme has both academic rigour and commercial orientation.
The programme provides a well-rounded approach to business procurement and helps students to develop the key procurement competencies in strategic decision making, procurement project management and leadership much sought after by employers in a global competitive environment. The curriculum includes these topic areas;
This is a Third Year top-up degree from the University of Greenwich
- Advanced Project Management
- Organization Behavior: Leadership
- Managing Strategy
- International Purchasing and Legal Frameworks
- One option from: Personal and Professional Development: Consultancy Project or Thematic Independent Study
Successful completion of CIPS Level 5 Diploma, ABE Advanced Diploma, BTEC / EdExcel Higher National Diplomas (HNDs) or any other qualification acceptable by CIPS
The demand for persons and groups of people who are prepared to exploit business opportunities from the ever changing business environment through creation of new ventures or expansion of existing business enterprises has made it necessary to introduce the BBE degree programme.
The level of unemployment in Zambia is high; and many school leavers and college/university graduates struggle to find employment upon graduation. Many businesses, especially SMEs, either close down or fail to grow into large business enterprises. In order to address these challenges, there is need to train people in entrepreneurial skills and in how to effectively manage small businesses.
The aim of this programme is to equip students with knowledge and skills in business start-ups, business growth and development, managing opportunities, entrepreneurial marketing and strategy.
To qualify for admission to the BBE degree programme, an applicant must have any of the following:
- Five credits at ‘O’ Level including English and Mathematics
- Any relevant three year business studies/administration diploma from a reputable college or university
- Three ‘A’ level passes including English
- Any degree from a recognised institution.
DURATION OF STUDY
The programme runs for four years on full time, part time and distance education and not more than five academic years in case of any eventualities or unforeseen circumstances.
Deposit the tuition fees and applicable student fees in the following accounts. Ensure that the name and student numbers are indicated on the deposit slip. Email the deposit slip to firstname.lastname@example.org or bring it in person to the student administration office.