Cavendish Uganda

Master of Business Administration - Procurement & Supply Chain Management

Logistics are the key to any successful venture. You have to be clear about what the company needs, where to find it, and how to get it at the best possible acquisition cost. It takes a finely honed thought process to ensure this happens, and this degree will get you there.

This Program is a specialization taught under the Master’s qualification in Business that emphasizes procurement and supply chain management competencies and knowledge required by the industry as necessary for successful strategic business management within a global economy.

The programme will improve students’ ability to translate business knowledge into concrete actions suitable for the business environment.

Course Overview

Career objective

The MBA – Procurement and Supply Chain Management seeks to develop students into leaders ready to tackle the procurement challenges of today's firms in the private sector and government institutions. This is accomplished through the following learning goals and objectives:

  • To Integrate experience and experiential learning
  • To analyse social, legal and ethical responsibilities of organizations and society of global business practice.
  • To demonstrate the ability of employing effective cross cultural communication and commonalities of global environment on business
  • To develop strategic and innovative thinking skills to enable effective decision-making and problem solving
  • To integrate functional business knowledge of marketing, operations, information technology, finance, accounting, statistics and quantitative analysis

Program structure

Stage 1Term 1
Course CodeCourse Name
MBA 710 Management Theory and Practice
MBA 711 Financial Management
MBA712 Marketing Management
MBA 713 Managing Operations and Projects
MBA 714 Management Research: Presentations and Projects
Stage 1Term 2
Course CodeCourse Name
MSc 720 Strategic International Business Management
MSc 721 Project risk and Procurement management
MSc 722 Legal Aspects of Procurement
MSc 723 Procurement Management
RSC 002 Research Methodology
Stage 2Term 1
Course CodeCourse Name
MSc 810 Supply Chain Operations Management
MSc 811 Law of contract
MSc 812 Contracts and Procurement
MSc 813 E-commerce
MSc 814 Strategic Inventory Management
Stage 2Term 2
Course CodeCourse Name
MBA 820 Dissertation

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